Archives of Virology

, Volume 140, Issue 3, pp 613–619 | Cite as

The embryonic beginning of virology: unbiased thinking and dogmatic stagnation

Virology Division News


Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.


  1. 1.
    Beijerinck MW (1898) Über eincontagium vivum fluidum als Ursache der Fleckenkrankheit der Tabaksblätter. Verh Kon Akad Wetensch 65 (Sectie 2, Deel 6): 3–21 (Engl. translation: Concerning a contagium vivum fluidum as cause of the spot disease of tobacco leaves. Phytopath Classics 7 (1942): 33–54)Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    Bos L (1957) Plant teratology and plant pathology. Tijdschr Plantenz 63: 222–231Google Scholar
  3. 3.
    Bos L (1966) De Vries and early plant virology (in Russian). In: Protesenko AE, Rischkov VI (eds) On the nature of viruses. Proc Conf 100th birthday Ivanovsky, Moscow, October 1964: 52–54Google Scholar
  4. 4.
    Bos L (1981) Hundred years of Koch's Postulates and the history of etiology in plant virus research. Neth J Plant Pathol 87: 91–110Google Scholar
  5. 5.
    Bos L (1995) One hundred years of Virology? ASM News 61 (in press)Google Scholar
  6. 6.
    De Bokx JA, de Jager CP, Noordink JPW (eds) (1982) 100 Jaar Virologie in Wageningen (in Dutch: 100 Years of Virology in Wageningen). Gewasbescherming 13: 135 ppGoogle Scholar
  7. 7.
    De Vries H (1896) Een epidemie van vergroeningen (in Dutch: An epidemic of virescences). Bot Jaarb Gent 8: 66–91Google Scholar
  8. 8.
    Doi Y, Teranaka M, Yora K, Asuyama H (1967) Mycoplasma-or PLT group-like microorganisms found in the phloem elements of plants infected with mulberry dwarf, potato witches' broom, aster yellows orPaulownia witches' broom (Japanese with Engl. summary). Ann Phytopath Soc Japan 33: 259–266Google Scholar
  9. 9.
    Ivanovsky D (1892) Über die Mosaikkrankheit der Tabakspflanze. St. Petersb Acad Imp Sci Bull 35: 67–70 (id Beih Bot Centralbl 3 (1893): 266–268) (Engl. translation: Concerning the mosaic disease of tobacco. Phytopath Classics 7 (1942): 25–30)Google Scholar
  10. 10.
    Ivanovksy D (1899) Über die Mosaikkrankheit der Tabakpflanze. Centralbl Bakteriol II 5: 250–254Google Scholar
  11. 11.
    Ivanovsky D (1903) Über die Mosaikkrankheit der Tabakpflanze. Z Pfl Krankenh 13: 1–41Google Scholar
  12. 12.
    Johnson J (1942) Translator's preface and translations with short biographies of Mayer, Ivanovsky, Beijerinck and Bauer. Phytopath Classics 7: 62 ppGoogle Scholar
  13. 13.
    Kausche GA, Pfankuch E, Ruska H (1939) Die Sichtbarmachung von pflanzlichem Virus im Übermikroskop. Naturwissenschaften 27: 292–299Google Scholar
  14. 14.
    Kluyver AJ (1940) Beijerinck, the microbiologist. In: Van Iterson G, Den Dooren de Jong LE, Kluyver AJ (eds) Martinus Willem Beijerinck, his life and his work. Nijhoff, The Hague, pp 99–154Google Scholar
  15. 15.
    Kunkel LO (1924) Insect transmission of aster yellows. (Abstr) Phytopathology 14: 54Google Scholar
  16. 16.
    Kunkel LO (1926) Studies on aster yellows. Am J Bot 13: 646–705 (id Contr Boyce Thompson Inst 1 (1926): 181–240)Google Scholar
  17. 17.
    Levine AJ, Lustig A, Lvov DK (1994) Foreword: 100 years of virology. In: Webster RG, Granoff A (eds) Encyclopedia of Virology. Academic Press London I: XLI-XLIIIGoogle Scholar
  18. 18.
    Lustig A, Levine AJ (1992) Minireview: One hundred years of virology. J Virol 66: 4629–4631Google Scholar
  19. 19.
    Mayer A (1882) Over de mozaikziekte van de tabak; voorloopige mededeeling (in Dutch: On the mosaic disease of tobacco; preliminary communication). Tijdschr Landbouwk 2: 359–364Google Scholar
  20. 20.
    Mayer A (1886) Über die Mosaikkrankheit des Tabaks. Landw Vers Stn 32: 451–467 (Engl. translation: Concerning the mosaic disease of tobacco. Phytopath Classics 7 (1942): 11–24)Google Scholar
  21. 21.
    Smith EF (1888) Peach yellows, a preliminary report. Bull Div Bot US Dep Agric 9: 1–254Google Scholar
  22. 22.
    Stanley WM (1935) Isolation of a crystalline protein possessing the properties of tobacco mosaic virus. Science 81: 644–645Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • L. Bos
    • 1
  1. 1.Research Institute for Plant Protection (IPO-DLO)WageningenThe Netherlands

Personalised recommendations