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Archives of Virology

Archives of Virology

Official Journal of the Virology Division of the International Union of Microbiological Societies

Editor-in-Chief: Tim Skern

ISSN: 0304-8608 (print version)
ISSN: 1432-8798 (electronic version)

Journal no. 705

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Editor-in-Chief

T. Skern, Vienna, Austria
Fields of interest: RNA viruses, structure of viruses and viral proteins, virus-host interactions
Reviews in medical virology


Editorial Board

P.V. Aguilar, Galveston, TX, USA
Fields of interest: bunyavirus, emerging virus diseases, dengue virus, vector-borne viruses, flaviviruses, influenza, orthomyxoviruses, Togaviruses, virus-host cell interaction

G. Andrei, Leuven, Belgium
Fields of interest: Animal Virus Pathogenesis, Animal Virus-Host Cell Interactions, Cytomegalovirus, Epstein Barr virus, Herpesviruses, Large DNA viruses, Papillomaviruses, Polyomavirus, Poxviruses, Varicella-Zoster Virus, Virus-Host Cell Interactions

T. Avšič-Županc, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Fields of interest: Bunyaviruses, Flaviviruses, Zoonoses

A. C. Bratanich, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Fields of interest:  Circoviruses, Diagnostics, Herpesviruses, Molecular Biologyof Animal Viruses, Paramyxoviruses, Parvoviruses, Picornaviruses, Veterinary viruses, Viral molecular pathogenesis, Viral pathogenesis, Virus Vectors, Virus-Host Cell Interactions

M. Carpenter, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
Fields of interest: diagnostics of human/animal viruses, hepatitis viruses, molecular biology of animal viruses, virus-host cell interactions

Z. Chen, Yangzhou, JS, China
Fields of interest: Arteriviruses; Coronaviruses; Paramyxoviruses; Picornaviruses; Pestiviruses; Adenoviruses; Circoviruses; Flaviviruses; Emerging virus diseases; Mononegaviruses; Veterinary viruses

R.H.A. Coutts, Hatfield, UK
Fields of interest: fungal viruses, closteroviruses, endornaviruses, partitiviruses, geminiviruses, tombusviruses

D. Diel, Brookings, SD, USA
Fields of interest: Poxviruses, Herpesviruses, Paramyxoviruses, Orthomyxoviruses, Picornaviruses, Coronaviruses, Asfarviruses
Reviews in animal/veterinary virology

R.G. Dietzgen, St. Lucia, QLD, Australia
Fields of interest: molecular virus-plant-insect interactions, virus biodiversity and Evolution
Reviews in fungal and plant virology

W. G. Dundon, Seibersdorf, Austria
Fields of interest: Animal Virus Pathogenesis, Human/Animal RNA Viruses, Molecular Pathogenesis of Animal Viruses, Animal Rhabdoviruses,  Emerging Virus Diseases, Influenza viruses, Molecular Biologyof Animal Viruses, Morbilliviruses, Orthomyxoviruses, Paramyxoviruses, Phylogeny, Poxviruses, Rabies virus, Vaccines, Veterinary viruses, Viral pathogenesis, Virus-Host Cell Interactions, Zoonoses

H. Ebihara, Hamilton, MT, USA
Fields of interest: arenaviruses, bunyaviruses, ebola viruses, emerging virus diseases, filoviruses, marburgviruses, zoonoses 

E. Fiallo-Olivé, Málaga, Spain
Fields of interest: geminiviruses, DNA/RNA satellites

A.E. Firth, Cambridge, UK
Fields of interest: comparative genomics, genetic recoding, noncanonical translational mechanisms, ribosomal frameshifting, RNA viruses, stop codon readthrough, translational control

T. K. Frey, Atlanta, GA, USA
Fields of interest: RNA viruses, large DNA viruses

R. Johne, Berlin, Germany
Fields of interest: foodborne viruses, Hepeviridae, Reoviridae, Caliciviridae

I. Kotta-Loizou, London, United Kingdom
Fields of interest: Animal Virus Pathogenesis, Animal Virus-Host Cell Interactions, Human/Animal RNA Viruses, Fungal viruses, Hepatitis virus C, Narnaviruses, Partitiviruses, Satellites, Virus Classification, Virus Taxonomy, Virus-Host Cell Interactions

J. Kuhn, Frederick, MD, USA
Fields of interest: arenaviruses, arteriviruses, bunyaviruses, flaviviruses, filoviruses, henipaviruses, virus cell entry, virus classication, virus nomenclature, virus taxonomy, zoonoses, biodefense 

C.-S. Lin, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
Fields of interest: fish viruses, bacteriophages, protein structures and genomes

J. Navas-Castillo, Málaga, Spain
Fields of interest: Emerging plant virus diseases, Closteroviruses, Diagnostics of Plant Viruses, Endornaviruses, Geminiviruses, Molecular Biology of Plant Viruses, Phylogeny of Plant Viruses, Plant Virus Evolution, Plant virus-host interactions, Satellites, Vector Transmission of Plant Viruses, Virus Classification, Virus Taxonomy

R.M. Pogranichniy, West Lafayette, IN, USA
Fields of interest: Viral infectious diseases in animals, pathogenesis, development of new diagnostic and preventive methods

M.A. Purdy, Atlanta, GA, USA
Fields of interest: hepatitis E virus, hepatitis C virus, hepatitis B virus, hepatitis A virus, hepatitis delta virus

S. Ramamoorthy, Fargo, ND, USA
Fields of interest: arteriviruses, anelloviruses (swine), circoviruses, coronaviruses, influenza viruses, parvoviruses 

B. Rima, Belfast, UK
Fields of interest: paramyxoviruses, morbilliviruses, measles viruses

H. Sanfacon, Summerland, BC, Canada
Fields of interest: Plant Virus Evolution, Comoviruses, Molecular Biologyof Plant Viruses, Picornaviruses, Plant virus-host interactions, Potyviruses, RNA viruses, Sequiviruses, Viral evolution, Viral Membrane Proteins, Viral molecular pathogenesis, Viral taxonomy, Virus Movement, Virus-Host Cell Interactions

C. Scagnolari, Rome, Italy
Fields of interest: AIDS, Animal virus host cell interactions, Antiviral agents and drugs, Clinical virology, Diagnostics of Human viruses, Emerging virus disease, Hepatitis C virus, HIV, Human respiratory syncytial virus, Orthomyxoviruses, Papillomavirus, Viral Immunology, Zoonoses

S. Schmid, Atlanta, GA, USA
Fields of interest: Diagnostics of Human/Animal Viruses, Cytomegalovirus, Epstein Barr virus, Herpesviruses, Vaccines, Varicella-Zoster Virus, Viral Immunology

Y. Shao, Beijing, China
Fields of interest: retroviruses, poxviruses, viral evolution, viral immunology, HIV vaccine

Z. Shi, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Fields of interest: AIDS, anellovirus, antiviral agents and drugs, clinical virology, diagnostics of human/animal viruses, hepatitis viruses, herpesviruses, immunoprophylaxis, papillomaviruses, retroviruses, virus vectors

A. Takada, Sapporo, Japan
Fields of interest: filoviruses, myxoviruses, influenza virus, virus evolution, phylogeny of animal viruses, virus entry, viral pathogenesis, vaccines, veterinary virology, zoonoses, emerging virus diseases

M. Turina, Turin, Italy
Fields of interest: virus-host interaction, plant viruses, mycoviruses

I. Tzanetakis, Fayetteville, AR, USA
Fields of interest: Plant virus epidemiology and virus-vector interactions, molecular biology and epidemiology of emaraviruses

J. Wittmann, Braunschweig, Germany
Fields of interest: Bacterial viruses, Bacteriophages

L. Wu, Columbus, OH, USA
Fields of interest: AIDS, Human Immunodeficiency Virus, Retroviruses, Virus-Host Cell Interactions

S. Wylie, Perth, WA, Australia
Fields of interest: Fungal viruses, Diagnostics of plant viruses, Flexiviruses, Partitiviruses, Endornaviruses, Potyviruses

F. M. Zerbini, Vicosa, MG, Brazil
Fields of interest: geminiviruses, potyviruses, tobamoviruses, potexviruses, caulimoviruses, tospoviruses, viroids, gene silencing

Virology Division:
S. Sabanadzovic, Mississippi State, MS, USA
Fields of interest: Closteroviridae, Endornaviridae, Partitiviridae, Tymoviridae, Tombusviridae, Potyviridae, Bromoviridae, Secoviridae, Alpha-, Beta-, Gammaflexiviridae, Fungal viruses, phylogeny of plant viruses, vector transmission of plant viruses, diagnostics of plant viruses, plant virus Evolution

Advisory Board

E. Abuelzein, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
S.M. Akula, Greenville, NC, USA
N.R. Alla, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
A. Ambagala, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
D. Bailey, London, UK
I. Bandín, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
C. Baule, Uppsala, Sweden
R. Briddon, Faisalabad, Pakistan
F. Careem, Calgary, AB, Canada
Y. Chen, Kunming, China
B. Couvreur, Nivelles, Belgium 
U. Desselberger, Cambridge, UK
J.-P. Frossard, New Haw, UK
R.W. Hammond, Beltsville, MD, USA
R. J. Hogan, Athens, GA, USA
D. James, Sidney, BC, Canada
E. Lefkowitz, Birmingham, AL, USA
W. Lu, Columbus, OH, USA
A. Metlin, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
S. Modrow, Regensburg, Germany
P. Paul, Lincoln, NE, USA
H. Soudeyns, Montreal, QC, Canada
K. Xu, Shanghai, China

Taxonomy Editors

S.L. Allison, Vienna, Austria
M. H. V. Van Regenmortel, Illkirch, France

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