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General Information  
Author(s)Voevodin
PublisherJohn Wiley And Sons
ISBN9780813824321
Pages508
BindingHardbound
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearAugust 2009

Description

Simian Virology is the first text to comprehensively cover all currently known simian viruses. Chapters provide an overview of nonhuman primate models of medically important viral diseases as well as natural infections of nonhuman primates with human and animal viruses. The text covers a variety of topics including primate models of medically important viral diseases such as AIDS, hypotheses on the origins of epidemic forms of HIV, and viral diseases caused by non-simian viruses in both wild and captive primates.