Pathogenesis at the cellular level can be viewed as a process that occurs in progressive stages leading to cellular disease as noted above an essential aspect of viral pathogenesis at the cellular level is the competition between the synthetic needs of the virus and those of the host cell. Virus can alter cell function without causing cell pathology disordered function leads to imbalance of homeostasis and disease evolving concepts in viral pathogenesis illustrated by selected diseases in humans 39 chronic leukemia 40 hepatitis b virus diseases 41 herpesviruses and cancer 42. 33 mechanisms and biological implications of virus induced polyclonal b cell activation evolving concepts in viral pathogenesis illustrated by selected animal models 34 virus induced diabetes mellitus 35 herpesvirus induced atherosclerosis 36 retrovirus induced arthritis 37. Rabies is a zoonotic disease that remains an important public health problem worldwide and causes more than 70000 human deaths each year the causative agent of rabies is rabies virus rv a negative stranded rna virus of the rhabdovirus family neuroinvasiveness and neurotropism are the main features that define the pathogenesis of rabies. Viral pathogenesis from basics to systems biology third edition has been thoroughly updated to cover topical advances in the evolving field of viral pathogenesis while also providing the requisite classic foundational information for which it is recognized
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