By Marc H.V. van Regenmortel, B.W.J. Mahy
Encyclopedia of Virology, 3rd variation, quantity 1 (A-C)
Encyclopedia of Virology, 3rd variation keeps its good fortune because the greatest unmarried reference resource of present study in virology. specified in its use of concise "mini-review" articles, this praised paintings covers organic, molecular, and clinical issues relating viruses in animals, vegetation, micro organism and bugs. Now in 5 volumes, this re-creation has been generally revised and up to date to mirror the 50% bring up in pointed out and permitted viruses because the 12 months 2000. With over 25% new chapters and over a thousand illustrations, this version takes into consideration the hot advancements in virology study by way of together with details on new rising illnesses comparable to avian flu, SARS and West Nile and the power of a few viruses for use as brokers of bio-terrorism. Edited through prime Virologists Mahy and van Regenmortel, this 3rd version is still the #1 all-inclusive resource of knowledge for virology researchers, scholars, and reference departments of educational, clinical, and company libraries.
* huge insurance on AIDS and HIV, viral immunology and vaccines, the industrial value and keep watch over of virus illnesses, and the beginning, background, evolution and phylogeny of viruses -NEW!
* 4 colour all through -NEW!
* Sections on destiny views that convey the course of present research
* 25% NEW articles
* word list of keywords for simple referencing
* details on viruses of human scientific curiosity, together with the virus inflicting SARS -NEW!
* greater than 20% NEW virus classifications
* the newest info from the eighth overseas Committee on Taxonomy and type of Viruses -NEW!
* concepts for extra analyzing and an inventory of different suitable entries
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The GAM-1 protein of FAdV-1 has been demonstrated to have an anti-apoptotic effect, and to activate the heat-shock response in the infected cell. GAM-1, in synergy with the protein encoded by ORF22, binds the retinoblastoma protein and can activate the E2F pathway. Some as yet uncharacterized aviadenovirus gene products are similar to proteins of other viruses, such as the nonstructural protein NS1 (Rep protein) of parvoviruses, or triacylglycerol lipase, a homolog of which occurs in an avian herpesvirus (Marek’s disease virus).
Indeed, recent studies Adenoviruses: General Features Aviadenovirus Sturgeon-1 Falcon-1 Fowl-10 Fowl-4 Fowl-9 Fowl-1 Siadenovirus Frog-1 Turkey-3 Atadenovirus Mastadenovirus 10% 7 Snake-1 Duck-1 Possum-1 Bovine-6 Bovine-4 Bovine-8 Bovine-5 Odocoileus-1 Bovine-7 Goat-1 Ovine-7 Murine-1 Tree shrew-1 Equine-1 Canine-2 Canine-1 Bovine-10 Bovine-3 Porcine-3 Bovine-1 Bovine-2 Porcine-5 Equine-2 Simian-6 Simian-3 12 HAdV-A 31 18 HAdV-F 40 Simian-20 Simian-7 52 Simian-1 5 1 HAdV-C 6 2 4 Simian-25 HAdV-E Simian-24 Simian-22 7 3 Simian-21 50 HAdV-B 21 34 14 35 11 23 49 25 32 9 19 24 51 28 20 29 30 15 42 27 HAdV-D 46 47 37 13 43 39 33 38 36 10 17 45 26 48 44 22 8 Figure 2 Phylogenetic tree of adenoviruses based on distance matrix analysis of hexon amino acid sequences.
Taxonomy Adenoviruses belong to the family Adenoviridae. No higher taxonomical level has yet been established, despite the fact that certain bacteriophages (Tectiviridae), the green alga virus Paramecium bursaria Chlorella virus 1 (Phycodnaviridae), and a virus of Archaea living in hot springs (sulfolobus turreted icosahedral virus) seem to have common evolutionary roots with adenoviruses. There are four official genera in the family. Two genera (Mastadenovirus and Aviadenovirus) comprise adenoviruses that have probably co-evolved with mammals and birds, respectively.