SpringerBriefs in Animal Sciences

Molecular Biology and Pathogenesis of Peste des Petits Ruminants Virus

Authors: Munir, Muhammad, Zohari, Siamak, Berg, Mikael

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Peste de Petits Ruminants (PPR) is a highly contagious viral disease of domestic and wild small ruminants that can significantly affect economies. The authors are experts in the field and provide an up-to-date and comprehensive review covering all aspects of the disease. The book is divided into seven chapters highlighting genome organization, virus replication and the determinants of virulence, pathophysiology and clinical disease, immunology and immunopathogenesis, epidemiology, diagnostic assays and vaccines, and the challenges concerning global eradication. It is an invaluable reference work, presenting the latest information for virologists, microbiologists, immunologists, veterinarians, and scientists working in PPR research.

Table of contents (7 chapters)

  • Genome Organization of Peste des Petits Ruminants Virus

    Munir, Muhammad (et al.)

    Pages 1-22

  • Replication and Virulence Determinants of Peste des Petits Ruminants Virus

    Munir, Muhammad (et al.)

    Pages 23-32

  • Pathophysiology and Clinical Assessment of Peste des Petits Ruminants

    Munir, Muhammad (et al.)

    Pages 33-48

  • Immunology and Immunopathogenesis of Peste des Petits Ruminants Virus

    Munir, Muhammad (et al.)

    Pages 49-68

  • Epidemiology and Distribution of Peste des Petits Ruminants

    Munir, Muhammad (et al.)

    Pages 69-104

Buy this book

eBook $54.99
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-642-31451-3
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  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $69.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-642-31450-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Molecular Biology and Pathogenesis of Peste des Petits Ruminants Virus
Authors
Series Title
SpringerBriefs in Animal Sciences
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-3-642-31451-3
DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-31451-3
Softcover ISBN
978-3-642-31450-6
Series ISSN
2211-7504
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XI, 151
Number of Illustrations and Tables
9 b/w illustrations, 19 illustrations in colour
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