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Mononegaviruses of veterinary importance. Volume I: Pathobiology and molecular diagnosis.

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The purpose of this book is to provide a timely and comprehensive review on all the mononegaviruses of veterinary importance. The book is divided into two sections. Section I deals with 13 mononegaviruses (Bornaviruses, Avian Paramyxoviruses serotypes 1 to 10, Hendra and Nipah viruses, Canine distemper virus, Peste des petits ruminants virus, Rinderpest virus, Bovine parainfluenza virus, Swine par...

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Bovine parainfluenza virus 3.

This chapter discusses the history and importance, epizootiology, infectious agent (classification, virion structure and genome organization), viral proteins (nucleocapsid protein, P gene and its encoded proteins, viral accessory proteins and their interactions with the host, matrix protein and L protein), viral glycoproteins (fusion protein and attachment protein), antigenic analysis, transcription and replication, pathogenesis, clinical signs, pathology, immunity (innate immunity and adaptive immunity), diagnosis, and the prophylaxis and control of Bovine parainfluenza virus 3.

Other chapters from this book

Chapter: 1 (Page no: 1) Bornaviruses. Author(s): Wensman, J. J.
Chapter: 2 (Page no: 15) Avian paramyxoviruses serotype 1 to 10. Author(s): Zohari, S., Munir, M.
Chapter: 3 (Page no: 38) Hendra and Nipah viruses. Author(s): Dhondt, K. P., Horvat, B.
Chapter: 4 (Page no: 52) Canine distemper virus. Author(s): Gerhauser, I., Messling, V. von
Chapter: 5 (Page no: 65) Peste des petits ruminants virus. Author(s): Munir, M.
Chapter: 6 (Page no: 99) Rinderpest virus. Author(s): Brüning-Richardson, A., Banyard, A. C.
Chapter: 8 (Page no: 141) Swine parainfluenza virus 3. Author(s): Elankumaran, S.
Chapter: 9 (Page no: 160) Porcine rubulavirus (PoRV-LPMV). Author(s): Berg, M., Moreno-López, J.
Chapter: 10 (Page no: 170) Bovine respiratory syncytial virus. Author(s): Ellis, J. A.
Chapter: 11 (Page no: 185) Avian metapneumoviruses. Author(s): Rautenschlein, S., Munir, M., Seal, B. S.
Chapter: 12 (Page no: 199) Bovine ephemeral fever virus. Author(s): Liu HungJen, Munir, M.
Chapter: 13 (Page no: 209) Rabies virus. Author(s): Gnanadurai, C. W., Lyon, D. C., Jackson, A. C., Fu, Z. F.
Chapter: 14 (Page no: 224) Ebolavirus. Author(s): Kaplan, G., Olinger, G. G.
Chapter: 15 (Page no: 248) Marburg marburgvirus. Author(s): Cárdenas, W. B., Basler, C. F.
Chapter: 16 (Page no: 261) Phocine distemper virus. Author(s): Goodman, S.
Chapter: 17 (Page no: 269) Morbilliviruses in sea mammals. Author(s): Soto, S., Domingo, M.
Chapter: 18 (Page no: 285) Sendai virus. Author(s): Suryadevara, M., Bonville, C. A., Domachowske, J. B.
Chapter: 19 (Page no: 297) Pneumonia virus of mice. Author(s): Bonville, C. A., Suryadevara, M., Rosenberg, H. F., Domachowske, J. B.
Chapter: 20 (Page no: 308) Infectious hematopoietic necrosis virus. Author(s): Dhar, A. K., Allnutt, F. C. T., LaPatra, S. E.
Chapter: 21 (Page no: 323) Viral haemorrhagic septicaemia virus. Author(s): Olesen, N. J., Skall, H. F.
Chapter: 22 (Page no: 337) Snakehead rhabdovirus. Author(s): Gabor, K. A., Sullivan, C., Kim, C. H.