Hepatitis C Virus: From Molecular Virology to Antiviral Therapy


ISBN: 978-3-642-27339-1 (Print) 978-3-642-27340-7 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-viii

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-15

    The Origin of Hepatitis C Virus

  3. Chapter

    Pages 17-48

    Cell Culture Systems for Hepatitis C Virus

  4. Chapter

    Pages 49-86

    Animal Models for Hepatitis C

  5. Chapter

    Pages 87-112

    Hepatitis C Virus Entry

  6. Chapter

    Pages 113-142

    Hepatitis C Virus Proteins: From Structure to Function

  7. Chapter

    Pages 143-166

    Hepatitis C Virus RNA Translation

  8. Chapter

    Pages 167-198

    Hepatitis C Virus RNA Replication

  9. Chapter

    Pages 199-218

    Virion Assembly and Release

  10. Chapter

    Pages 219-242

    Innate Immune Responses to Hepatitis C Virus

  11. Chapter

    Pages 243-262

    Adaptive Immune Responses in Hepatitis C Virus Infection

  12. Chapter

    Pages 263-288

    Liver Injury and Disease Pathogenesis in Chronic Hepatitis C

  13. Chapter

    Pages 289-320

    Hepatitis C Virus-Specific Directly Acting Antiviral Drugs

  14. Chapter

    Pages 321-342

    Treatment of Chronic Hepatitis C: Current and Future

  15. Back Matter

    Pages 343-346