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Rotaviruses

Virology

Specific Viruses and Viral Infections

  1. Ulrich Desselberger MD FRCPath FRCP1,
  2. Jim Gray FIBMS PhD FRCPath Head, Enteric Virus Unit2,
  3. Mary K. Estes PhD Professor3

Published Online: 15 MAR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470688618.taw0250

Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections

Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections

How to Cite

Desselberger, U., Gray, J. and Estes, M. K. 2010. Rotaviruses. Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections. .

Author Information

  1. 1

    Addenbrooke's Hospital, Clinical Microbiology and Public Health Laboratory, Cambridge, UK

  2. 2

    Health Protection Agency, Virus Reference Department, Centre for Infections, London, UK

  3. 3

    Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Molecular Virology and Microbiology, Houston, TX, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 MAR 2010

Abstract

  • 1
    Genome, Gene Protein Assignment, and Structure
  • 2
    Classification into Subgroups, Serotypes, and Genotypes
  • 3
    Replication
  • 4
    Pathogenesis: Animal Models
  • 5
    Illness and Treatment
  • 6
    Diagnosis
  • 7
    Immune Response and Correlates of Protection
  • 8
    Epidemiology
  • 9
    Vaccine Development
  • 10
    Acknowledgments

Keywords:

  • rotaviruses;
  • rough endoplasmic reticulum (RER);
  • rotavirus infections-major viral infection in children worldwide;
  • centers for disease control and prevention (CDC);
  • immune response and correlates of protection;
  • replication;
  • genome, gene protein assignment and structure;
  • vaccine development