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Adenoviruses

Virology

Specific Viruses and Viral Infections

  1. Willie Russell BSc PhD FRSE Emeritus Research Professor

Published Online: 15 MAR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470688618.taw0228

Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections

Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections

How to Cite

Russell, W. 2010. Adenoviruses. Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections. .

Author Information

  1. University of St Andrews, School of Biology, Fife, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 MAR 2010

Abstract

  • 1
    Properties of the Viruses
  • 2
    Clinical and Pathological Aspects

Keywords:

  • adenoviruses;
  • genome structure and function;
  • virus DNA replication;
  • polypeptides and maturation of virion;
  • antigens;
  • major histocompatibility complex (MHC);
  • tumor necrosis factor (TNF);
  • cytotoxic T cells (CTL)