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New! Field's Virology: Emerging Viruses 7th ed Available via MCW Libraries

Field’s Virology: Emerging Viruses 7e 2020 is now available online via the Books@Ovid platform. This first volume of the new edition of Field’s Virology was published in late March. It covers recent changes in emerging viruses, providing new or extensively revised chapters that reflect these advances in this dynamic field. It serves as the authoritative, up-to-date reference book for virologists, infectious disease specialists, microbiologists, and physicians.

Key Features:

  • Covers both basic science and medical features of each virus, emphasizing viruses of medical importance and interest, while also including other viruses in specific cases where more is known about their mechanisms of replication or pathogenesis.
  • Covers virus evolution, as well as Coronoviridae, Picornaviridae, Enteroviruses, Caliciviridae, Hepatitis C Virus, Filoviridae, Henipaviruses, Orthomyxoviruses, Bunyavirales, Arenaviridae, and much more.
  • Features over 500 full-color illustrations.
  • Discusses virus structure, entry, replication, and assembly; virus-host cell interactions, host immune responses and vaccines, antiviral therapeutics, virus evolution and immunization.

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