Special Issue "Viral Infections of the CNS"


A special issue of Viruses (ISSN 1999-4915). This special issue belongs to the section "Animal Viruses".

Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (31 March 2014)

Special Issue Editors

Guest Editor
Prof. Dr. Michel Brahic
Department of Microbiology Immunology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Fairchild Building, 299 Campus Drive, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
Website: http://www.stanford.edu/group/kirkegaard/brahic.html
E-Mail: mbrahic@stanford.edu
Phone: +650 498 7085
Fax: +650 498 7147

Guest Editor
Dr. Daniel Gonzalez-Dunia
Team 9: Pathogenesis of viral infections of the central nervous system, Centre de Physiopathologie de Toulouse-Purpan, Inserm UMR1043 - CNRS UMR5282 - Université Toulouse III, CHU Purpan - BP 3028, 31024 Toulouse Cedex 3, France
Website: http://www.cptp.inserm.fr/62051573/1/fiche___pagelibre/&RH=1303829181243
E-Mail: daniel.dunia@inserm.fr
Phone: +33 5 6274 4511
Fax: +33 5 6274 4558

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  • neurotropism
  • neuroinvasion
  • axonal transport
  • pathogenesis
  • demyelination
  • neuronal activity
  • immune responses in the CNS
  • neuron
  • astrocyte
  • oligodendrocyte
  • microglia
  • synapse
  • trans-synaptic
  • synaptic plasticity
  • brain/blood barrier
  • choroid plexus
  • encephalitis
  • myelitis
  • encephalomyelitis
  • dementia

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p. 834-857
by , , ,  and
Viruses 2013, 5(3), 834-857; doi:10.3390/v5030834
Received: 4 February 2013; in revised form: 11 March 2013 / Accepted: 12 March 2013 / Published: 15 March 2013
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p. 678-707
by  and
Viruses 2013, 5(2), 678-707; doi:10.3390/v5020678
Received: 3 January 2013; in revised form: 4 February 2013 / Accepted: 5 February 2013 / Published: 11 February 2013
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p. 3812-3830
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Viruses 2012, 4(12), 3812-3830; doi:10.3390/v4123812
Received: 20 November 2012; in revised form: 7 December 2012 / Accepted: 10 December 2012 / Published: 17 December 2012
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Last update: 23 October 2013

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