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Arctic and tropical arboviruses by International Symposium on Arctic Arboviruses Mont Gabriel, QueМЃbec 1977.

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Published by Academic Press in New York .
Written in English



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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Edouard Kurstak.
ContributionsKurstak, Edouard., International Committee on Arctic Arboviruses., Université de Montréal.
LC ClassificationsQR201.A72 I67 1977
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 327 p. :
Number of Pages327
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4723481M
ISBN 10012429765X
LC Control Number78011054

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This volume comprises papers given at a symposium held in Montreal in The title is somewhat misleading in that most attention is paid to the arboviruses of high latitude areas. Thus there are review articles on arboviruses in Canada, Norway, the U.S.S.R. and Italy. As well as papers on particular facets of these viruses, for example the susceptibility of tick cell cultures to infection.   Overall, Arboviruses: Molecular Biology, Evolution and Control is an outstanding book. An impressive team of contributors was involved in its conception, and each contributor provides an excellent review of their particular research niche. This is arguably the first comprehensive book devoted specifically to arboviruses to be published in the Reviews: 1. Arboviral Infections 6/1/ Organism: Arthropod-borne viruses (arboviruses) are transmitted to humans primarily through the bites of infected mosquitoes, ticks, sand flies, or midges. Other modes of transmission for some arboviruses include blood transfusion, organ.   For most of the past million years, the south pole was a tropical paradise, it transpires. "It was a green beautiful place," said Prof Jane Francis, of .

Arctic and tropical arboviruses by Edouard Kurstak This book provides a snapshot of this exciting new field by bringing together chapters on a diversity of topics from some of its most important contributors. This includes chapters on neural coding in single cells, in small networks, and across the entire cerebral cortex, visual processing. Ticks transmit a wide variety of arboviruses (ar thropod-bo rne viruses). Tick-borne viruses are found in six different viral families (Asfarviridae, Reoviridae, Rhabdoviridae, Orthomyxoviridae, Bunyaviridae, Flaviviridae) and at least nine genera. Some as yet unassigned tick-borne viruses may belong to a seventh family, the Arenaviridae. Nineteen arboviruses have been isolated in Canada, including 11 mosquito-transmitted, 6 tick-transmitted and 2 culicoides-transmitted viruses. Only 6 of these viruses have been documented to have caused symptomatic infections in humans in Canada—western equine encephalitis, St. Louis encephalitis (SLE), snowshoe hare (SSH), Jamestown Canyon. Arctic and Tropical Arboviruses by Edouard Kurstak (Editor) avg rating — 0 ratings — published — 2 editions.