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Poxvirus Replication

Virology

Specific Viruses and Viral Infections

  1. Richard C. Condit PhD,
  2. Richard W. Moyer PhD Senior Associate Dean for Research Development; and Professor

Published Online: 15 MAR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470688618.taw0237

Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections

Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections

How to Cite

Condit, R. C. and Moyer, R. W. 2010. Poxvirus Replication. Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections. .

Author Information

  1. University of Florida College of Medicine, Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology, Gainesville, FL, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 MAR 2010

Abstract

  • 1
    Poxvirus Classification and Virion Structure
  • 2
    The Structure and Replication of Poxvirus DNA
  • 3
    Poxvirus Transcription and Regulation of Viral Gene Expression
  • 4
    Poxvirus Morphogenesis
  • 5
    Poxvirus Genetics
  • 6
    Poxvirus Genes Responsible for Immune Evasion, Host Range, and Control of Apoptosis

Keywords:

  • poxvirus replication;
  • open reading frame (ORF) designations;
  • surface tubule elements (STE);
  • IMV substructure;
  • recombination-essential feature of DNA replication;
  • RNA polymerase;
  • mRNA capping;
  • polyadenylation