Molecular Evolution of Viruses — Past and Present

Evolution of Viruses by Acquisition of Cellular RNA and DNA

  • Yechiel Becker
  • Gholamreza Darai

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages 1-3
  2. Virus Genes Acquired to Evade the Host Immune Responses

  3. Acquisition of Cellular and Viral Genes by Herpes and Iridoviruses

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 49-49
    2. Martin Raftery, Anke Müller, Günther Schönrich
      Pages 65-75
  4. Poxvirus Gene Homologues of Cellular Genes

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 83-83
    2. Stephen B. Fleming, David M. Haig, Peter Nettleton, Hugh W. Reid, Catherine A. McCaughan, Lyn M. Wise et al.
      Pages 85-95
    3. Xiaoming Xu, Piers Nash, Grant McFadden
      Pages 97-109
    4. Joachim J. Bugert, G. Darai
      Pages 111-133

About this book


Hepatitis gene hepatitis B immune system retroviruses virus

Editors and affiliations

  • Yechiel Becker
    • 1
  • Gholamreza Darai
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Molecular VirologyThe Hebrew University of JerusalemJerusalemIsrael
  2. 2.Institute of Medical VirologyRuprecht-Karls UniversityHeidelbergGermany

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