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Virology: Research and Reviews

Online ISSN: 2514-4138

Alan C. Jackson (Editor-in-Chief)

University of Manitoba

Virology: Research and Reviews is a bimonthly open access journal publishes original manuscripts pertaining to all aspects of viruses and including human, animal, insect, plant, and bacterial and fungal viruses.

The journal also emphasizes on pre-clinical and clinical studies of novel diagnostic tools, vaccines and anti-viral therapies, molecular genetics, molecular biology, biochemistry, biophysics, structural biology, cell biology, immunology, morphology, genetics, infections and pathogenesis.

Manuscripts may take the form of original empirical research, critical reviews of the literature, brief commentaries, meeting reports, case reports, and innovations in clinical practice.

Virology: Research and Reviews welcomes direct submissions of manuscripts from authors. You can submit your manuscript to: submissions@oatext.com alternatively to: editor.vrr@oatext.com

Dr. Alan C. Jackson


Professor, Department of Internal Medicine (Neurology), University of Manitoba.Professor, Department of Medical Microbiology, University of Manitoba Head, Section of Neurology, University of Manitoba and the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority, Winnipeg, Manitoba Degrees/Fellowship: BA, MD, FAAN, FRCPC Neurology Residency at the University of Western Ontario Fellowship in Neurovirology at The Johns Hopkins University.

Editorial Board


Aldo Gaggero

Professor
Institute of Biomedical Sciences
University of Chile
Chile

Xiaohong Kong

Professor
Laboratory of Medical Molecular Virology
Nankai University
China

Refat Sadeq

Professor
Medical Microbiology & Immunology
Port Said University
Egypt


Hung-Jen Liu

Distinguished professor
Institute of Molecular Biology
National Chung Hsing University
Taiwan

Saeed Khan

Associate Professor
Department of Pathology
University of Washington
USA

Marcello Guido

Associate Professor
Lab. of Hygiene
Biological and Environmental Science and Technologies
University of Salento
Italy


Maged Gomaa Hemida

Associate Professor
King Faisal University
Saudi Arabia

Irene Bosch

Adjunct Assistant Professor
Medicine Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Scientist MIT Institute of Medical Science and Engineering
NewYork

Cleo Anastassopoulou

Assistant Professor
Molecular Biotechnology
University of Patras
Greece


Soares Rui Manuel

MD PhD, Assistant Professor
Microbiology Department
Faculty of Medicine
University of Coimbra
Portugal

Pejman Naraghi-Arani

Director
InSilixa
USA

Kajon Adriana

Scientist
Infectious Disease Program
Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute
New Mexico


Shyam P. Dumre

Assistant Professor
Department of Immunogenetics
Institute of Tropical Medicine
Nagasaki University
Japan

Pushpanathan Muthuirulan

Postdoctoral Researcher
Laboratory of Gene Regulation and Development
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
USA

Tung Phan

Scientist
Molecular Virology
Blood Systems Research Institute
University of California
USA


Xing Junji

Postdoctoral Fellow
Houston Methodist Research Institute
Cornell University
New york

In Press

Volume 1, Issue 5


Human papillomavirus infection and associated lesions in the cervix, anal canal, and mouth of HIV-uninfected women with different HIV risk status in Barcelona

Laila Darwich Sebastian Videla Arelly Ornelas Antoni Tarrats Mari-Paz Cañadas Josep Coll Paqui Fernández Immaculada Rivas Carmen Alcalde Bonaventura Clotet Guillem Sirera

Research Article-Virology: Research and Reviews (VRR)

September 14, 2017


Current Issue

Volume 1, Issue 4


Pre-vaccine circulating group a rotavirus strains in under 5 years children with acute diarrhea during 1999-2013 in Cameroon

Paul Koki Ndombo Valantine N. Ndze Charles Fokunang Taku Nadesh Ashukem Angeline Boula Mina N. Kinkela Corlins E. Ndode Mapaseka L Seheri Michael D. Bowen Diane Waku-Kouomou Mathew D. Esona

Review Article-Virology: Research and Reviews (VRR)

July 25, 2017


Children under five years of age in senegal: A group highly exposed to respiratory viruses infections

Amary Fall Assane Dieng Serigne Fallou Wade Abdoulaye Diop Jean Baptisse Niokhor Diouf Djibril Boiro Younoussa Keita Assane Sylla Ousmane Ndiaye Cheikh Saad Bouh Boye Mbayame Niang Mbayame Niang

Research Article-Virology: Research and Reviews (VRR)

Aug 04, 2017


Current status of viral diseases of potato and their ecofriendly management -A critical review

Awasthi LP Verma HN

Review Article-Virology: Research and Reviews (VRR)

August 16, 2017


CRISPRs encounter Cocktail: a dawn for curing HIV/AIDS

Yun Li Zi-Xin Zhang Hao Feng Jing Wang Dong-Bo Jiang Kun Yang

Review Article-Virology: Research and Reviews (VRR)

August 30, 2017


Nurses and midwives’ perceptions of option B+ treatment protocol for the prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV in Lubumbashi, Democratic Republic of Congo

Diese Mulamba Susie Villeneuve Freddy Salumu Emile Numbi Nadine Muyungu Albert Kalonji Guy Clarysse Franck Fwamba Ngoma Miezi Kintaudi Abel Mukengeshayi Ntambue

Research Article-Virology: Research and Reviews (VRR)

August 30, 2017


Archive


Volume 1

Pre-vaccine circulating group a rotavirus strains in under 5 years children with acute diarrhea during 1999-2013 in Cameroon

Paul Koki Ndombo Valantine N. Ndze Charles Fokunang Taku Nadesh Ashukem Angeline Boula Mina N. Kinkela Corlins E. Ndode Mapaseka L Seheri Michael D. Bowen Diane Waku-Kouomou Mathew D. Esona

Review Article-Virology: Research and Reviews (VRR)

July 25, 2017


Children under five years of age in senegal: A group highly exposed to respiratory viruses infections

Amary Fall Assane Dieng Serigne Fallou Wade Abdoulaye Diop Jean Baptisse Niokhor Diouf Djibril Boiro Younoussa Keita Assane Sylla Ousmane Ndiaye Cheikh Saad Bouh Boye Mbayame Niang Mbayame Niang

Research Article-Virology: Research and Reviews (VRR)

Aug 04, 2017


Current status of viral diseases of potato and their ecofriendly management -A critical review

Awasthi LP Verma HN

Review Article-Virology: Research and Reviews (VRR)

August 16, 2017


CRISPRs encounter Cocktail: a dawn for curing HIV/AIDS

Yun Li Zi-Xin Zhang Hao Feng Jing Wang Dong-Bo Jiang Kun Yang

Review Article-Virology: Research and Reviews (VRR)

August 30, 2017


Nurses and midwives’ perceptions of option B+ treatment protocol for the prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV in Lubumbashi, Democratic Republic of Congo

Diese Mulamba Susie Villeneuve Freddy Salumu Emile Numbi Nadine Muyungu Albert Kalonji Guy Clarysse Franck Fwamba Ngoma Miezi Kintaudi Abel Mukengeshayi Ntambue

Research Article-Virology: Research and Reviews (VRR)

August 30, 2017


Recognizing the possibility of bioterrorism in the face of emerging and reemerging zoonotic pathogens in Bosnia and Herzegovina during the war (1992-1995)

Mirsada Hukić Sead Ahmetagić Nijaz Tihić Nermina Mehić Denijal Tulumović Mirza Ponjavic Paul Heyman

Research Article-Virology: Research and Reviews (VRR)

June 22, 2017


Prevention and control of viral diseases in watermelon through botanical biopesticides

Sharma NK Shyam Singh Awasthi LP

Research Article-Virology: Research and Reviews (VRR)

June 22, 2017


A case of carbamazepine-induced pancreatitis

Ruijie Luo

Case Report-Virology: Research and Reviews (VRR)

June 24, 2017


Programming of transcription and HPA responses to stress

Robert Skopec

Research Article-Virology: Research and Reviews (VRR)

June 26, 2017


Anti-dengue serotype-2 activity effect of Sambucus nigra leaves-and flowers-derived compounds

Irais Castillo-Maldonado María Maximina Bertha Moreno-Altamirano Luis Benjamín Serrano-Gallardo

Research Article-Virology: Research and Reviews (VRR)

June 30, 2017


Revisiting ebola communication

Bernard Seytre

Review Article-Virology: Research and Reviews (VRR)

June 30, 2017


The negative impact of market integration on cardiovascular fitness, inflammation markers and metabolic variables in Shuar Women living in Ecuadorian Amazonian Rainforest

Folke Lindgärde Kerstin Johnsson

Research Article-Virology Research and Reviews (VRR)

April 21, 2017


Prevalence of Hepatitis B Virus (Hbv) and Hepatitis C Virus (Hcv) and their effects on serum albumin and liver aminotransferases in pregnant women in Jos

Onwuiri FC Ndako JA Onwuliri EA

Research Article-Virology Research and Reviews (VRR)

April 22, 2017


Telaprevir-based triple therapy for re-treatment Chronic HCV patients with Genotype 1, including the Null-Response: A single center experience from Turkey

İlhami Çelik Zehra Beştepe Dursun Zeynep Türe Berna İnanıcı

Research Article-Virology Research and Reviews (VRR)

April 24, 2017


Bovine papillomavirus productive infection in cell cultures: First evidences

Rodrigo Pinheiro Araldi Thatiana Correa de Melo Silvio Roberto Consonni Jacqueline Mazzuchelli de Souza Diego Grando Módolo Suelly Muro Reis Assaf Thaylene Alexandra Nascimento de Lima Roberta Fiusa Magnelli Diva Denelle Spadacci Morena Rodrigo Franco de Carvalho Willy Beçak Rita de Cassia Stocco

Research Article-Virology Research and Reviews (VRR)

April 26, 2017


Expression of M Protein from LP02/C Equine Arteritis Virus Inhibits Growth of Escherichia Coli M15-pQE30 System

Germán Ernesto Metz María Mercedes Abeyá María Soledad Serena Carlos Javier Panei Silvina. Díaz María Gabriela Echeverría

Research Article-Virology Research and Reviews (VRR)

April 27, 2017


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Ostreid herpesvirus: A pathogen of oysters

Daniela Mandas Fulvio Salati

Mini Review-Virology Research and Reviews (VRR)

April 29, 2017


Lethal ovitrap: A cost-effective weapon to fight zika virus infection

Muthuirulan Pushpanathan

Commentary-Virology Research and Reviews (VRR)

February 10, 2017


The variants of AIDS treatment

Sergey Makarov

Commentary-Virology Research and Reviews (VRR)

March 06, 2017


Analysis of meteorological effects on the incidence of tick-borne encephalitis in the Czech Republic over a thirty-year period

Marek Brabec Milan Daniel Marek Malý Vlasta Danielová Bohumír Kříž Ivan Kott Čestmír Beneš

Research Article-Virology Research and Reviews (VRR)

March 13, 2017


Survey, diagnosis and identification of resistant source of leaf curl virus infecting papaya (Carica papaya L.) in India

Shyam Singh Awasthi LP

Research Article-Virology Research and Reviews (VRR)

March 17, 2017


Molecular detection of respiratory syncytial virus genotypes in hospitalized children with bronchiolitis in Khartoum State 2015-2016

Fatima Altayb Ebrahim Mohamed O Mustafa Abdel Rahim M El Hussein Isam M Elkhidir Khalid A Enan

Research Article-Virology Research and Reviews (VRR)

April 11, 2017


Viral load in respiratory syncytial virus infected premature newborns under prophylaxis with palivizumab

Luciana Peniche Moreira Aripuanã Sakurada Aranha Watanabe Lily Yin Weckx Ana Isabel Melo Pereira Monteiro Nancy Cristina Junqueira Bellei

Research Article-Virology Research and Reviews (VRR)

April 12, 2017


Submit Manuscript


Virology: Research and Reviews welcomes direct submissions of manuscripts from authors. You can submit your manuscript to: submissions@oatext.com alternatively to: editor.vrr@oatext.com

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Virology: Research and Reviews is an Open Access journal and we do not charge the end user when accessing a manuscript or any article. This allows the scientific community to view, download, distribution of an article in any medium, provided that the original work is properly cited, under the term of "Creative Commons Attribution License". In line with other open access journals we provide a flat fee submission structure on the acceptance of a peer-reviewed article which covers in part the entirety of the publication pathway (the article processing charge). The process includes our maintenance, submission and peer review systems and international editing, publication and submission to global indexing and tracking organisations and archiving to allow instant access to the whole article and associated supplementary documents. We also have to ensure enough investment to secure a sustainable model which ethically, legally and financially stable.

The publication charges for Virology: Research and Reviews are USD 890 / GBP 690.

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Editorials, letters, comments, retractions, etc. will be published for free of charge. APC is applicable for the article types like Research, Review, Mini review, Case Reports, opinions etc.

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