Research Advances in Rabies

Other | July 13, 2011

byAlan C. Jackson, Alan C. Jackson

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Volume 79 ofAdvances in Virus Researchfocuses on developments surrounding rabies, an ancient disease that remains a prominent public health problem for humans. This volume highlights important research advances extending from our understanding of how the rabies virus replicates and assembles to how the disease can be prevented and treated in humans and how rabies can be controlled in wildlife hosts. Experts in the field provide insightful and up-to-date chapters that summarize our current state of knowledge in diverse aspects of this very interesting and important viral disease.



  • Contributions from leading authorities and industry experts
  • Informs and updates on all the latest developments in the field

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Volume 79 ofAdvances in Virus Researchfocuses on developments surrounding rabies, an ancient disease that remains a prominent public health problem for humans. This volume highlights important research advances extending from our understanding of how the rabies virus replicates and assembles to how the disease can be prevented and trea...

Dr. Jackson is Professor of Medicine (Neurology) and of Medical Microbiology and also Head of the Section of Neurology at University of Manitoba in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. He graduated from Queen's University with BA and MD degrees. He completed an internship in internal medicine at University of Southern California, residencies in...

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Format:OtherDimensions:486 pages, 1 × 1 × 1 inPublished:July 13, 2011Publisher:Academic PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0123870410

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Table of Contents

  1. Rabies Virus Transcription and Replication Aurélie A. V. Albertini, Rob W. H. Ruigrok and Danielle Blondel
  2. Rabies Virus Assembly and Budding Atsushi Okumura and Ronald N. Harty
  3. Evasive strategies in rabies virus infection A.C Jackson
  4. Rabies virus clearance from the central nervous system D. Craig Hooper, Anirban Roy, Darryll A. Barkhouse, Jianwei Li, Rhonda B. Kean
  5. Role of chemokines in rabies pathogenesis and protection Xuefeng Niu, Hualei Wang, Zhen F. Fu
  6. Interferon in rabies virus infection Martina Rieder and Karl-Klaus Conzelmann
  7. The role of Toll-like receptors in the induction of immune responses during rabies virus infection Jianwei Li, Milosz Faber, Bernhard Dietzschold and D. Craig Hooper
  8. Role of Oxidative Stress in Rabies Virus Infection Alan C. Jackson, Wafa Kammouni and Paul Fernyhough
  9. Rabies virus as a research tool and viral vaccine vector Emily A. Gomme, Celestine N. Wanjalla, Christoph Wirblich and Matthias J. Schnell
  10. Rabies Virus as a transneuronal tracer of neuronal connections Gabriella Ugolini
  11. Molecular phylogenetics of the Lyssaviruses - insights from a coalescent approach Susan A. Nadin-Davis and Leslie A. Real
  12. Bats and lyssaviruses Ashley C Banyard, David Hayman, Nicholas Johnson, Lorraine McElhinney and Anthony R. Fooks
  13. Post-Exposure Prophylaxis for Rabies in Resource Limited/Poor Countries Prapimporn Shantavasinkul and Henry Wilde
  14. Neuroimaging in Rabies Jiraporn Laothamatas, Witaya Sungkarat, Thiravat Hemachudha
  15. Rabies virus infection and microRNAs Nipan Israsena, Aekkapol Mahavihakanont and Thiravat Hemachudha
  16. Design of Future Rabies Biologics and Antiviral Drugs Todd G Smith, Xianfu Wu, Richard Franka, and Charles Rupprecht
  17. Therapy of Human Rabies Alan C. Jackson
  18. Mathematical Models for Rabies Vijay G. Panjeti and Leslie A. Real
  19. Evolution of Wildlife Rabies Control Tactics Rick Rosatte
  20. Understanding effects of barriers on the spread and control of rabies Erin E. Rees, Bruce A. Pond, Rowland R. Tinlineand Denise Bélanger
  21. Rabies Research In Resource - Poor Countries Henry Wilde MD and Boonlert Lumlertdacha