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Viral Vectors in Veterinary Vaccine Development

A Textbook

Editors: Vanniasinkam, Thiru, Tikoo, Suresh K, Samal, Siba (Eds.)

  • Teaches the fundamentals of veterinary gene therapy
    Discusses theory and practice of viral vector design
    Presents the latest developments in the field

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About this Textbook

This highly accessible textbook introduces readers to the development of viral vectors and discusses their application in veterinary vaccinology. It offers comprehensive information on the latest advances in this emerging research field, together with a broad overview of the history of veterinary vaccines and viral vectors. The book also addresses issues concerning funding, translational research and ethics that will impact the future development, manufacture and global use of viral vector-based veterinary vaccines. 

The book addresses the needs of graduate students and researchers in the fields of Veterinary Medicine, Virology and Immunology. ​

About the authors

Dr. Vanniasinkam holds a BSc from Flinders University, Australia, and an Applied Science/Graduate Diploma (Honours) in Medical Laboratory Science and PhD in Microbiology/Immunology from the University of South Australia. She is a fellow of the Australian Society for Microbiology (ASM), secretary of the ASM Education Special Interest Group and committee member of the ASM New South Wales branch. She is a member of the American Society for Microbiology and is a Microbiology Society (UK) Champion. She is Head of the Medical Science Discipline, School of Biomedical Sciences, Charles Sturt University, Australia and her research interests include viral vectors, vaccinology and epidemiology of equine and poultry pathogens.

Prof. Suresh K Tikoo received his BVSc & AH and MVSc from Govind Ballabh Pant, University of Agriculture & technology, India, and his PhD from the University of Saskatchewan, Canada. He is a fellow of the National Academy of Veterinary Sciences, India. He has served as Head of the Viral Vectored program at VIDO-InterVaC and Interim Executive Director of the School of Public Health, University of Saskatchewan. Currently, he is a Processor and Director of the Vaccinology & Immunotherapeutics Graduate program at the School of Public Health, and a Research Fellow at VIDO-InterVac, University of Saskatchewan. His research interests include molecular virology, viral vectors, DNA viruses, vaccinology, mucosal immunization and virus-host interactions.

Dr. Siba K Samal received his BVSc & AH from Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology, India, MVSc from the Indian Veterinary Research Institute and MS PhD from Texas A&M University. He was a post-doctoral fellow at Baylor College of Medicine and at Plum Island Animal Disease Research Center. He is a diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Microbiologists and a fellow of the American Academy of Microbiology and the National Academy of Veterinary Science, India. He is currently a Professor at the University of Maryland and is former Chair and Associate Dean of Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine. His research focuses on the molecular biology of paramyxoviruses, viral pathogenesis and development of paramyxoviruses as vaccine vectors. 

Buy this book

eBook 93,08 €
price for Spain (gross)
  • The eBook version of this title will be available soon
  • Due: January 19, 2021
  • ISBN 978-3-030-51927-8
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format:
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase and usable on all devices
Hardcover 114,39 €
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Viral Vectors in Veterinary Vaccine Development
Book Subtitle
A Textbook
Editors
  • Thiru Vanniasinkam
  • Suresh K Tikoo
  • Siba Samal
Copyright
2021
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-51927-8
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-51927-8
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-51926-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XI, 230
Number of Illustrations
10 b/w illustrations, 25 illustrations in colour
Topics