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DNA tumor viruses

DNA tumor viruses

control of gene expression and replication

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Published by Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory in Cold Spring Harbor, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Oncogenic DNA viruses -- Reproduction.,
  • DNA viruses -- Reproduction.,
  • Gene expression.,
  • Viral carcinogenesis -- Genetic aspects.,
  • DNA Replication.,
  • DNA Tumor Viruses.,
  • Gene Expression Regulation.,
  • Virus Replication.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and indexes.

    Statementedited by Michael Botchan, Terri Grodzicker, Phillip A. Sharp.
    SeriesCancer cells,, 4
    ContributionsBotchan, Michael., Grodzicker, Terri., Sharp, Phillip A.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQR372.O6 D59 1986
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 620 p. :
    Number of Pages620
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2742198M
    ISBN 100879691921
    LC Control Number86050649

    DNA tumor viruses. Ed. by H.E. Tao. Nova Science Publishers pages $ Hardcover QR Several aspects of the family of disease-causing viruses that interact directly with human genetic material are examined by virologists, pathologists, and other researchers.   This book represents a comprehensive review of the field of DNA tumor virology. Right now, while there are books out there that cover individual viruses that are also covered in this book, there is no single book that covers this topic comprehensively. This book is the first current, comprehensive review of its kind in the : Springer New York.

    The Graduate Room Rate:$/night. To make a reservation call the hotel at () or () or book online here. Please let them know you are part of the “DNA” group when making your reservations must be made by J in order to receive the discounted rate.   The book concludes by evaluating the possibility of direct etiologic involvement of either endogenous or exogenous RNA tumor viruses in human cancers. This book will be of value both to graduate students and to established investigators with specific interest in Book Edition: 1.

    Oncogenic viruses fall into 2 groups: the DNA tumor viruses that contain either linear or circular double-stranded DNA and the RNA-containing tumor viruses (also called retroviruses). DNA tumor viruses usually cause malignant transformation by inhibiting the normal function (growth control) of tumor-suppressor genes (see Chap. 7, Sec. DNA Tumor Viruses will focus on the DNA viruses in the human population that are associated with cancers. It will cover most of the viruses that are thought to contribute to human book will represent a comprehensive review of the field of DNA tumor virology. Right now, while there are books out there that cover individual viruses that will be also .


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Members of six distinct families of animal viruses, called tumor viruses, are capable of directly causing cancer in either experimental animals or humans (Table ). Viruses belonging to five of these families have DNA genomes and are referred to as DNA tumor viruses. Members of the sixth family of tumor viruses, the retroviruses, have RNA genomes in virus particles but replicate via.

The latter is not typical of most DNA tumor viruses but reverse transcription is a very important factor in the life cycles of RNA-tumor viruses. See below. For more information on the molecular biology of hepatitis B virus and the diseases it causes, go to chapter 18 and chap part 2.

RNA tumor viruses are different from DNA tumor viruses in that their genome is RNA but they are similar to many DNA tumor viruses in that the genome is integrated into the host genome. Since RNA makes up the genome of the mature virus particle, DNA tumor viruses book must be copied to DNA prior to.

DNA viruses belonging to the papovavirus, adenovirus, hepadnavirus and herpesvirus families have been associated with tumors in humans and animals [36,37].

Compared to the RNA tumor viruses that activate host genes or use transduced host genes to transform their cell targets, most oncogenic DNA viruses encode their own proteins to induce.

This book represents a comprehensive review of the field of DNA tumor virology. Right now, while there are books out there that cover individual viruses that are also covered in this book, there is no single book that covers this topic comprehensively.

This book is the first current, comprehensive review of its kind in the : Blossom Damania. Thus, DNA tumor viruses serve as models for the systems biology of host-pathogen interactions. "DNA Tumor Viruses," edited DNA tumor viruses book Blossom Damania and James M. Pipas, summarizes recent advances in our understanding of this diverse and fascinating collection of viruses.

However, when viruses are isolated from tumor tissue, they may contain acutely transforming viruses (e.g., Rous sarcoma virus [RSV]) that are capable of rapidly reproducing the same type of tumor. Rous sarcoma virus was found to contain an additional gene, src, which is responsible for the transforming activity of the virus.

This book represents a comprehensive review of the field of DNA tumor virology. Right now, while there are books out there that cover individual viruses that are also covered in this book, there is no single book that covers this topic comprehensively.

This book is the first current, comprehensive review of its kind in the cturer: Springer. This book represents a comprehensive review of the field of DNA tumor virology. Right now, while there are books out there that cover individual viruses that are also covered in this book, there is no single book that covers this topic comprehensively.

This book is the first current, comprehensive review of its kind in the market. Currently, research on these viruses lies at the interface of cancer and the innate and adaptive immune response, investigating how infectious agents influence, evade, and utilize systems that regulate these processes.

Thus, DNA tumor viruses serve as models for the. This book contains 31 papers divided into six sections. The section headings are: Molecular Genetics of the RNA Tumor Viruses, Endogenous Retrovirus Sequences in Human Cells, Molecular Biology of Human Cancers, HTLV/LAV, T-Cell Leukemia and AIDS, Experimental Model Systems for the Study of Human Neoplasia and Related Diseases, and Perspectives.

Together, DNA viruses have been estimated to be responsible for million new cases of cancer worldwide inwith two viruses baring 85% of this burden: human papillomavirus ( cases worldwide), and hepatitis B virus ( cases).Author: Sally Roberts, Ieisha Pentland, Paul McCormack, Joanna L.

Parish. In general, while the RNA tumor viruses promote tumor development by harboring or generating oncogenic alleles, several of the DNA tumor viruses, such as the simian type 40 virus (SV40), human papillomaviruses and adenoviruses, primarily contribute to tumorigenesis by inactivating or inhibiting the activities of tumor suppressor proteins.

DNA tumor viruses have long been useful experimental models of carcinogenesis and have elucidated several important mechanisms of cell transformation. Re­ search in recent years has shown that human tumors have a multifactorial nature and that some DNA tumor viruses may playa key role in their etiology.

DNA tumor viruses have long been useful experimental models of carcinogenesis and have elucidated several important mechanisms of cell transformation.

Re­ search in recent years has shown that human tumors have a multifactorial nature and that some DNA tumor viruses may playa key role in theirBrand: Springer US.

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DNA tumor viruses. [Blossom Damania; James M Pipas;] -- Tumor will focus on the DNA viruses in the human population that are associated with cancers. It will cover most of the viruses that are thought to contribute to human malignancy.

This book will. An oncovirus is a virus that can cause term originated from studies of acutely transforming retroviruses in the –60s, when the term "oncornaviruses" was used to denote their RNA virus origin.

With the letters "rna" removed, it now refers to any virus with a DNA or RNA genome causing cancer and is synonymous with "tumor virus" or "cancer virus". This book represents a comprehensive review of the field of DNA tumor virology.

Right now, while there are books out there that cover individual viruses that are also covered in this book, there is no single book that covers this topic comprehensively. This book is the first current, comprehensive review of its kind in the : Springer New York.

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RNA tumor viruses RNA tumor viruses contain ribonucleic acid as their genetic material. The viruses derive their designation from their association with tumors. RNA tumor viruses are retroviruses that possess the reverse transcriptase enzyme that manufactures deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) from the RNA template.

Indeed, retro is the Latin word for backwards.Small DNA tumour viruses are a fascinating group of double-stranded DNA viruses, made up of the polyomavirus, the adenovirus and the papillomavirus families.

These viruses continue to provide fundamental insights into mammalian cell transformation, cell cycle control and tumour formation. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

The Biology of DNA Tumor Viruses by Samuel Schiminovich,Springer edition, paperback.