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Negative-Strand RNA Virus Replication

Virology

General Characteristics of Viruses

  1. Richard M. Elliott BSc DPhil FRSE Professor of Molecular Virology

Published Online: 15 MAR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470688618.taw0214

Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections

Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections

How to Cite

Elliott, R. M. 2010. Negative-Strand RNA Virus Replication. Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections. .

Author Information

  1. University of Glasgow, Division of Virology, Institute of Biomedical and Life Sciences, Glasgow, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 MAR 2010

Abstract

  • 1
    Classification of Negative-Strand RNA Viruses
  • 2
    Overview of Negative-Strand Virus Replication
  • 3
    Nonsegmented Negative-Strand RNA Viruses
  • 4
    Segmented Genome Negative-Strand RNA Viruses
  • 5
    Ambisense-Containing Viruses
  • 6
    Genetic Variation, Recombination, and Reassortment
  • 7
    Maximizing Genome Coding Potential
  • 8
    The Modern Approach to Study RNA Virus Replication: Reverse Genetics

Keywords:

  • negative-strand RNA virus replication;
  • nonsegmented negative-strand RNA viruses;
  • segmented genome negative-strand RNA viruses;
  • ambisense-containing viruses;
  • genetic variation, recombination, and reassortment;
  • open reading frames (ORF);
  • positive-strand coronaviruses;
  • reverse genetics