West Nile Virus Methods and Protocols [electronic resource] :

  • Colpitts, Tonya M. editor.
  • 2016
West Nile Virus Methods and Protocols [electronic resource] :
  • Data Type
  • Title/Author
    West Nile Virus[electronic resource] :Methods and Protocols / edited by Tonya M. Colpitts.
  • Author
    Colpitts, Tonya M., editor.
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    SpringerLink (Online service)
  • Phy Desc.
    XI, 295 p. 32 illus., 25 illus. in color. : online resource.
  • Total State.
    Methods in Molecular Biology,1064-3745 ; 1435
  • Contents Note
    A Brief Review of West Nile Virus Biology. Overview of West Nile Virus Transmission and Epidemiology -- Propagation and Titration of West Nile Virus on Vero Cells -- Generating West Nile Virus from an Infectious Clone -- Functional Analysis of West Nile Virus Proteins in Human Cells -- Lessons from the Murine Models of West Nile Virus Infection -- Exploration of West Nile Virus Infection in Mouse Models -- Examination of West Nile Virus Neuroinvasion and Neuropathogenesis in the Central Nervous System of a Murine Model -- In Vitro and In Vivo Blood-Brain Barrier Models to Study West Nile Virus Pathogenesis -- Methodology for Identifying Host Factors Involved in West Nile Virus Infection -- ELISA and Neutralization Methods to Measure Anti-West Nile Virus Antibody Responses -- Safe Handling of West Nile Virus in the Insectary -- Techniques for Experimental Infection of Mosquitoes with West Nile Virus -- Field Surveillance Methods for West Nile Virus -- Detection Protocols for West Nile Virus in Mosquitoes, Birds, and Non-Human Mammals -- Field Methods and Sample Collection Techniques for the Surveillance of West Nile Virus in Avian Hosts -- Statistical Tools for the Interpretation of Enzootic West Nile Virus Transmission Dynamics -- Role of Immune Aging in Susceptibility to West Nile Virus -- An Overview of Current Approaches Toward the Treatment and Prevention of West Nile Virus Infection.
  • Topical Term
    Infectious diseases.
    Medicine & Public Health.
    Infectious Diseases.
  • Host Item
    Springer eBooks
  • Additional Item
    Printed edition: 9781493936687
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