Global Virology I - Identifying and Investigating Viral Diseases

  • Paul Shapshak
  • John T. Sinnott
  • Charurut Somboonwit
  • Jens H. Kuhn

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xx
  2. Pandjassarame Kangueane, Gopichandran Sowmya, Sadhasivam Anupriya, Sandeep Raja Dangeti, Venkatrajan S. Mathura, Meena K. Sakharkar
    Pages 1-14
  3. Lynette J. Menezes, Jamie P. Morano, Leela Mundra
    Pages 15-43
  4. Stephen Luby, Emily Gurley
    Pages 55-71
  5. Gary Hellermann, Shyam Mohapatra
    Pages 73-92
  6. Kathleen N. Ly, Elizabeth M. Hughes, Ruth B. Jiles, R. Monina Klevens, Henry Roberts, Eyasu Teshale
    Pages 93-124
  7. Emmie de Wit, Vincent J. Munster
    Pages 125-146
  8. Chris A. Whitehouse, Jens H. Kuhn, Jiro Wada, Koray Ergunay
    Pages 199-246
  9. Knut Falk, Maria Aamelfot, Ole Bendik Dale, Theodore R. Meyers, Sally Ann Iverson, William R. White et al.
    Pages 247-317
  10. Manuel Borca, Cyril Gay, Guillermo Risatti, Donald O’Toole, Hong Li, Jens H. Kuhn et al.
    Pages 319-343
  11. Myrna Miller, William Lagreid, Jens H. Kuhn, Charles E. Lewis, Christina M. Loiacono, David White
    Pages 345-359
  12. Hana Van Campen, Guillermo Risatti, Manuel Borca, Peter Kerr, Tanja Strive, Peter B. Jahrling et al.
    Pages 361-401
  13. Margot Carocci, Jens H. Kuhn, Priscilla L. Yang
    Pages 403-424
  14. Caryn van Vreden, Paula Niewold, Luan vu Dinh, Luis Munoz-Erazo, Daniel Getts, Nicholas J. C. King
    Pages 425-455
  15. Sally F. Alrabaa, Charurut Somboonwit, Paul Shapshak
    Pages 457-476
  16. Paul Shapshak, Charurut Somboonwit, Brian T. Foley, Sally F. Alrabaa, Todd Wills, John T. Sinnott
    Pages 477-500
  17. Anna N. Honko, Peter B. Jahrling, Jens H. Kuhn, Sheli R. Radoshitzky, Joshua C. Johnson
    Pages 501-541
  18. Steven B. Bradfute, Peter B. Jahrling, Jens H. Kuhn
    Pages 543-559
  19. Charurut Somboonwit, John T. Sinnott, Paul Shapshak
    Pages 561-574
  20. Jeffrey B. Joy, Richard H. Liang, T. Nguyen, Rosemary M. McCloskey, Art F. Y. Poon
    Pages 587-611
  21. Seetharaman Balaji, Patil Sneha, Murugappan Rama, Paul Shapshak
    Pages 613-666
  22. Aniqa Shahid, Zabrina L. Brumme
    Pages 667-706
  23. Jacqueline K. Flynn, Paul R. Gorry
    Pages 723-744
  24. Paul M. Thompson, Jeffry R. Alger, Neda Jahanshad
    Pages 745-759
  25. Tamara V. Feldblyum, David M. Segal
    Pages 761-789
  26. Jason Kindrachuk, Jens H. Kuhn, Peter B. Jahrling
    Pages 791-813
  27. Back Matter
    Pages 815-840

About this book


This book provides trajectories and illustrations of viruses that have catapulted into the global arena (linked to humans, animals, and vectors) due to human behaviors in recent years, as well as viruses that have already shown expansion among humans, animals, and vectors just a few decades ago. Topics in the current book include:

  • vaccines
  • environmental impact
  • emerging virus transmission
  • Filovirus (Ebola)
  • hemorrhagic fevers
  • flaviviruses
  • Dengue evasion
  • papillomavirus
  • Hepatitis C
  • Nipah
  • Giant
  • Hanta
  • Bunya
  • encephalitis
  • West Nile Virus
  • Zikavirus
  • XMRV
  • Henipavirus
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
  • influenza
  • several aspects of HIV

Paul Shapshak, PhD is a member of the Division of Infectious Diseases and International Health, Department of Internal Medicine, and the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine,at USF Morsani School of Medicine. His research interests include molecular virology. 

John Sinnott, MD, is Chairman of the Department of Internal Medicine at the USF Morsani College of Medicine and holds the James Cullison Professorship in Infectious Diseases.

Charurut Somboonwit, MD,FACP, is an Associate Professor in the Division of Infectious Diseases and International Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, at USF Morsani School of Medicine. Her research interests include topics in general infectious diseases, and HIV and its long-term complications. 

Jens H. Kuhn, MD, PhD, PhD, MS, is a Principal at Tunnell Government Services, Inc. (Bethesda, Maryland, USA) tasked to fulfill the role of Virology Lead at the NIH/NIAID Integrated Research Facility at Fort Detrick in Frederick, Maryland, USA. His research interests include high-consequence (BSL-4) pathogen research, biodefense, and medical countermeasure development.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Paul Shapshak
    • 1
  • John T. Sinnott
    • 2
  • Charurut Somboonwit
    • 3
  • Jens H. Kuhn
    • 4
  1. 1.Division of Infectious Diseases and International MedicineUSF Morsani College of MedicineTampaUSA
  2. 2.Infectious Diseases and International HeUSF Morsani College of MedicineTampaUSA
  3. 3.Division of Infectious Diseases and InteUSF Morsani College of MedicineTampaUSA
  4. 4.C.W. Bill Young Center for Biodefense & Emerging Infectious DiseasesNIH-NIAID Div. Clinical ResearchFrederickUSA

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