Book Volume 20 2008

Filoviruses

A Compendium of 40 Years of Epidemiological, Clinical, and Laboratory Studies

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ISBN: 978-3-211-20670-6 (Print) 978-3-211-69495-4 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages 1-12

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    Pages 13-58

    Introduction

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    Chapter

    Pages 59-97

    History of filoviral disease outbreaks

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    Chapter

    Pages 99-120

    Clinical presentation of filoviral disease

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    Pages 121-141

    Filoviral disease pathology

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    Pages 143-152

    Geographic distribution of filoviruses: serological surveys

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    Pages 153-170

    Ecology of filoviruses: search for reservoirs

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    Pages 171-173

    Cultivation of filoviruses

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    Pages 175-264

    Molecular characteristics of filoviruses

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    Pages 265-277

    Laboratory diagnosis of filoviral disease

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    Pages 279-296

    Outbreak containment

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    Pages 297-299

    Inactivation of filoviruses and disinfection protocols

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    Pages 301-334

    Vaccine development

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    Pages 335-346

    Treatment of filoviral disease

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    Chapter

    Pages 347-348

    Appendix: Members of the Filoviridae Study Group, ICTV

  16. Back Matter

    Pages 349-413