Ideal for the student seeking a solid understanding of the basic principles in this rapidly developing field, this best-selling text offers a comprehensive introduction to the fundamentals of virology. Featuring an enhanced art program now in full-color, the new edition has been updated throughout.
New edition incorporates additional reading suggestions, expanded review questions, chapter outlines and full-colour artwork
Contains new chapters dealing with viruses and cancer, generation and use of recombinant viruses and virus-like particles, viral evolution, network biology and viruses, and animal models and transgenics, as well as a chapter devoted to HIV and AIDS
Downloadable artwork, original animations and online resources are available at www.blackwellpublishing.com/wagner