Advances in HIV-1 Assembly and Release

  • Eric O. Freed

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Alex de Marco, Hans-Georg Kräusslich, John A. G. Briggs
    Pages 1-22
  3. Jianbo Chen, Olga A. Nikolaitchik, Kari A. Dilley, Wei-Shau Hu
    Pages 55-73
  4. Heinrich Göttlinger
    Pages 123-151
  5. Christopher Aiken, Peijun Zhang
    Pages 153-166
  6. Luis M. Agosto, Peng Zhong, Walther Mothes
    Pages 167-184
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 215-221

About this book

Introduction

​Over the past decade, enormous progress has been made in understanding the late events in the HIV replication cycle.  This has been made possible by major advances in cell biology, virology, and structural biology.  The field continues to move forward rapidly, with important new discoveries being reported on a regular basis.  The impact of this progress across a broad spectrum of biomedical research has been substantial.  The increase in basic knowledge in the areas of HIV assembly, release, and maturation has been accompanied by new possibilities for therapeutic intervention.The work includes topics relating to basic molecular biology, cell biology, and structural biology of HIV assembly, coupled with more applied ideas of how this basic information can inform the field of antiretroviral research.  The book covers all major topics pertaining to the late stages of HIV replication, with leaders in each area recruited to contribute chapters in their areas of expertise . The topics will be sufficiently focused to allow authors the opportunity to cover the latest developments in detail.​

Keywords

HIV-1 assembly HIV-1 budding HIV-1 maturation HIV-1 release HIV-a RNA encapsidation

Editors and affiliations

  • Eric O. Freed
    • 1
  1. 1.HIV Drug Resistance ProgramNational Cancer Institute-FrederickFrederickUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4614-7729-7
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Biomedical and Life Sciences
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4614-7728-0
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4614-7729-7
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