Neurovirology is an interdisciplinary field representing a melding of virology, clinical neuroscience, molecular pathogenesis, diagnostic virology, molecular biology, and immunology.
Neuroviral Infections: General Principles and DNA Viruses covers recent developments in the area of neuroviral infections and discusses their role in related fields such as immunology, cell biology, and molecular biology. It offers a complete discussion of the major neuroviral infections caused by DNA viruses, including information on emerging basic principles, neuroviral infections, and future challenges in virology.
Neuroviral Infections: RNA Viruses and Retroviruses presents an up-to-date overview of the general principles of infections and major neuroviral infections caused by RNA viruses and retroviruses. It is designed for virologists, specialists in infectious diseases, teachers of virology, and postgraduate students of medicine, virology, neurosciences, and immunology.
General Principles and DNA Viruses
Principles of Viral Infections of the Nervous System
Neuroviral Infections: A Historical Perspective
Georg Gosztonyi and Manfred Sell
Neuroviral Infections and Immunity
Bersabeh Tigabu, Fabian de Kok-Mercado, and Michael R. Holbrook
Controlling Neuroinflammation: Lessons from Rabies Virus
Laboratory Diagnosis of CNS Viral Infections
Alexander C. Outhred, Jen Kok, and Dominic E. Dwyer
New Trends in Antiviral Therapy of CNS Infections
Renan B. Domingues
Animal Models of Viral Encephalitis
Keith E. Steele
Neurotropic DNA Viruses and their Diseases
Herpes Simplex Virus and Human CNS Infections
Marcela Kúdelová and Július Rajčáni
CNS, Neurological Infections Caused by the Herpesvirus Varicella-Zoster Virus (VZV), and Models of VZV Neurotropism
Paul R. Kinchington
Epstein–Barr Virus and CNS Infections
Antonio Volpi and Francesca Pica
Cytomegalovirus (CMV) Infection
Souichi Yamada, Rumi Taniguchi, Isao Kosugi, and Naoki Inoue
Human Herpesvirus 6A, 6B, and 7 Encephalitis
Joseph Ongrádi, Balázs Stercz, Valéria Kövesdi, Károly Nagy, Joshua Prichett, Dharam Ablashi, and Steven Jacobson
The Human Polyomavirus JC and Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy
Monica Mischitelli, Daniela Fioriti, Anna Bellizzi, Elena Anzivino, Fernanda Chiarini, and Valeria Pietropaolo
RNA Viruses and Retroviruses
Dr. Sunit Kumar Singh is a permanent faculty member in the Section of Infectious Diseases and Immunobiology, Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology (CCMB), Hyderabad, India.
Dr. Daniel Ruzek is a research scientist at the Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, and Assistant Professor at the Department of Medical Biology, Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia.