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Genetics of Vertebrate Viruses

Virology

General Characteristics of Viruses

  1. Craig R. Pringle BSc PhD Emeritus Professor

Published Online: 15 MAR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470688618.taw0217

Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections

Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections

How to Cite

Pringle, C. R. 2010. Genetics of Vertebrate Viruses. Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections. .

Author Information

  1. University of Warwick, Biological Sciences Department, Coventry, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 MAR 2010

Abstract

  • 1
    Genetic Systems
  • 2
    Molecular Phylogeny and Virus Evolution
  • 3
    The Strategy of the Virus Genome
  • 4
    Methods of Genetic Analysis
  • 5
    Complementation and Other Nongenetic Interactions
  • 6
    Genetic Interactions
  • 7
    Virus Variability
  • 8
    Applications of Genetic Analysis in Virology

Keywords:

  • genetics of vertebrate viruses;
  • molecular phylogeny and virus evolution;
  • coding potential of viruses;
  • virus genome strategy;
  • viral genome segmentation;
  • reverse transcription, endogenous viruses, and retroid elements;
  • infectious nucleic acid;
  • conditional lethal phenotypes