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Current Topics in Microbiology and Immunology

Group B Coxsackieviruses

Editors: Tracy, Steven, Oberste, M. Steven, Drescher, Kristen M. (Eds.)

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This monograph reviews information published since 1997 on the group B coxsackieviruses (CVB), a large and important group of human enteroviruses. The CVB were discovered in the mid-20th century, during the search for other poliovirus types, and within a very few years of this discovery, the CVB had been implicated as causes of human myocarditis and pancreatitis. The study of the CVB is still inextricably linked with the fate of their well-known relatives, the polioviruses, for as poliovirus eradication proceeds around the world, the CVB emerge more prominently as the enteroviruses best suited for continuing studies in enteroviral molecular biology as well as understanding the mechanisms underlying enteroviral pathogenesis. This volume reviews and presents modern views on the spectrum of CVB biologies, from interaction of the virus with its receptor through replication, speciation, and induction of disease.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Group B Coxsackieviruses
Editors
  • Steven Tracy
  • M. Steven Oberste
  • Kristen M. Drescher
Series Title
Current Topics in Microbiology and Immunology
Series Volume
323
Copyright
2008
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-540-75546-3
DOI
10.1007/978-3-540-75546-3
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-540-75545-6
Softcover ISBN
978-3-642-09476-7
Series ISSN
0070-217X
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIX, 340
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