Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (15 August 2009)
Special Issue Editor
Guest Editor Prof. Dr. Biao Ding
Department of Molecular Genetics, 207 Rightmire Hall, Ohio State University, 1060 Carmack Road, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
Website: https://molgen.osu.edu/people/ding Phone: 614-247-6077 Fax: +1 614 292 5379 Interests: viroids; RNA silencing; systemic movement of plant viruses; replication of plant viruses; virus-plant interactions
Special Issue Information
Viroids, hepatitis delta virus, satellite RNAs/viruses and defective interfering RNAs are unique RNAs that are not only exciting as pathogens but also as models for basic biology. This special issue will present the latest advances on these subviral RNAs through research articles as well as invited reviews from world leading experts. This issue should be valuable for research and teaching purposes.