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The Replication of Viruses

Virology

General Characteristics of Viruses

  1. David J. Rowlands PhD

Published Online: 15 MAR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470688618.taw0213

Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections

Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections

How to Cite

Rowlands, D. J. 2010. The Replication of Viruses. Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections. .

Author Information

  1. University of Leeds, School of Biochemistry and Microbiology, Leeds, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 MAR 2010

Abstract

  • 1
    Introduction
  • 2
    Initiation of Infection
  • 3
    Virus Entry
  • 4
    Virus Gene Expression
  • 5
    Genome Replication

Keywords:

  • replication of viruses;
  • role of virus particles;
  • virus attachment;
  • virus gene expression;
  • DNA viruses;
  • reversiviruses;
  • mRNA synthesis;
  • capping and polyadenylation