6 Best Books on Virology

We have compiled a list of the Best Reference Books on Virology, which are used by students of top universities, and colleges. This will help you choose the right book depending on if you are a beginner or an expert. Here is the complete list of Virology Books with their authors, publishers, and an unbiased review of them as well as links to the Amazon website to directly purchase them. If permissible, you can also download the free PDF books on Virology below.

1."General Virology" by Salvador Edward Luria
2."The Elements of Plant Virology - Basic Concepts and Practical Class Exercises" by S J Kolte and A K Tewari
“The Elements of Plant Virology- Basic Concepts and Practical Class Exercises” Book Review: This book provides an introduction to Plant Virology and Plant Protection. It is specifically designed for students studying biological and agricultural sciences at the undergraduate and postgraduate level. The book is divided into two parts. The first part focuses on the fundamental principles of Plant Virology. It covers topics such as plant pathogens and the economic importance of plant virus diseases. It also includes information on the history, symptoms, transmission, infection, epidemiology, and control and management of plant virus diseases. The book has been updated to include chapters on Viroids and Phytoplasmas. The second part of the book focuses on practical experiments in Plant Virology. These experiments will be helpful for students in preparing for their future examinations.

3."Essentials of Virology" by Ram Reddy
“Essentials of Virology” Book Review: This book provides an introduction to virology, focusing on the basic concepts. It is specifically designed for undergraduate students in agriculture, veterinary science, pharmacy, and medicine. It can also be beneficial for postgraduate students in various biology disciplines. The book covers all types of viruses, including subviral agents, viroids, and prions. It thoroughly discusses the principles of virology, taxonomy, and replication strategies. Diagnostic techniques and the management of viral diseases are also covered. The book includes other topics such as bacteriophages, animal viruses, and human viruses. It is a helpful resource for teachers of biological sciences and researchers in the field of biology.

4."Virology: Principles and Applications" by John Carter and Venetia Saunders
“Virology: Principles and Applications” Book Review: This book is the second edition of a book on virology. It has been revised and updated to include the latest information. The book aims to explain the basic principles of virus structure, replication, and genetics. It emphasizes the importance of virology in the modern era. The book also covers topics related to vaccines, antiviral drugs, and their connection to cancer. There is a specific chapter dedicated to prions, as well as a chapter on the influenza virus. The book also provides explanations on newly discovered viruses. It is a valuable resource for students seeking to understand the development of viruses over time.

5."Virology: A Condensed Review: For the Students of Medicine and Microbiology" by Nair S U
6."Objective and Short Answer Questions in Veterinary Virology" by B S Malik / M Malik
“Objective and Short Answer Questions in Veterinary Virology” Book Review: This book provides the latest information on virology and its development. It was previously written to cover general information about viruses and viral diseases. The current edition has been updated to include new information. The book discusses various aspects of animal viruses and the diseases they cause, organized by virus families. It covers different types of viral diseases, their characteristics, transmission, and clinical symptoms. The book also explores topics such as viral genetics, virus-host cell interactions, their role in causing cancer, and diagnostic methods. Additionally, it includes discussions on immunity and the epidemiology of viral diseases.

We have put a lot of effort into researching the best books on Virology and came out with a recommended list and their reviews. If any more book needs to be added to this list, please email us. We are working on free pdf downloads for books on Virology and will publish the download link here. Fill out this Virology books pdf download" request form for download notification.

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