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Picornaviruses

Virology

Specific Viruses and Viral Infections

  1. Philip Minor BA PhD

Published Online: 15 MAR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470688618.taw0246

Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections

Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections

How to Cite

Minor, P. 2010. Picornaviruses. Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections. .

Author Information

  1. National Institute for Biological Standards and Control (NIBSC), Division of Virology, South Mimms, Potters Bar, Herts, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 MAR 2010

Abstract

  • 1
    Properties of the Viruses
  • 2
    Clinical and Pathological Aspects
  • 3
    Epidemiology
  • 4
    Laboratory Diagnosis
  • 5
    Control of Enteroviral Infections
  • 6
    Future Prospects

Keywords:

  • picornaviruses;
  • neutralizing antibody-difficulty inducing isolated viral proteins;
  • poliomyelitis-serious disease caused by enteroviruses;
  • enteroviruses;
  • aseptic meningitis (AM);
  • encephalitis;
  • myalgic encephalomyelitis (postviral fatigue syndrome);
  • pleurodynia (Bornholm disease)