Virus Disease Journal

Virus Disease is the official journal of Indian Virological Society published quarterly with Springer. The Journal publishes original research on all aspects of viruses infecting animal, human, plant, fish and other living organisms. The specific areas include the biological and molecular description/characterization of viruses, molecular diagnosis, host–virusinteraction, epidemiology, transboundary movement of the virus, vector biology, vector control, vaccines, antiviral agents, transgenic, host resistance and management options.

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Editorial Board
Dr. Bikash Mandal, Advaced Centre of Plant, Virology, New Delhi, India


Plant Virology
Dr. A. Ishwara Bhat, Indian Institute ofSpices Research, India
Dr. Anirban Roy, Indian Agriculture ResearchInstitute, India
Dr. IndranilDasgupta, University of Delhi,India
Dr. Jiban Kumar Kundu, Crop ResearchInstitute, Czech Republic
Dr. K. Izadpanah, Shiraz University, Iran
Dr. Shin-ichi Fuji, Akita PrefecturalUniversity, Japan
Dr. R. Selvarajan, National Research Centrefor Banana, India
Dr. Thien Ho, University of Arkansas, USA
Dr. Lava Kumar, International Institute ofTropical Agriculture, Nigeria
Dr. R.V. Chowda Reddy, Iowa StateUniversity, USA
Dr. Arvind Varshani, University ofCanterbury, New Zealand

Medical Virology
Dr. B.C. Das, University of Delhi, India
Dr. FaseehaNoordeen, University ofPeradeniya, Sri Lanka
Dr. M.M. Parida, Defence Research andDevelopment Establishment, India
Dr. SimantiDatta, Centre for Liver Research,IPGMER, India
Dr. RangaUdaykumar, Jawaharlal NehruCentre for Advanced Scientifi c Research,India
Dr. Lalit Dar, All India Institute of MedicalSciences, India
Dr. Jayanta Bhattacharya, TranslationalHealth Science and Technology Institute, India
Dr. TathagataChoudhuri, Visva-BharatiUniversity, India
Dr. Pankaj Seth, National Brain ResearchCenter, India
Dr. Saumitra Das, Indian Institute of Science,India
Dr. Sunil Baidya, National Instituteof Virology, India
Dr. S. Mahalingam, Griffith University, Australia
Dr. Soma Chattopadhyay, Institute of LifeSciences, India
Dr. Vinod Joshi, AMITY University UttarPradesh, India

Veterinary Virology
Dr. DivakarHemadri, Project Directorate onAnimal Disease Monitoring and Surveillance,India
Dr. J. Bayry, Institut National de laSanté et de la RechercheMédicale (INSERM),France
Dr. N. Mishra, National Institute of HighSecurity Animal Diseases, India
Dr. V. Balamurugan, Project Directorate onAnimal Disease Monitoring and Surveillance,India
Dr. V. Bhanuprakash, Indian VeterinaryResearch Institute Regional Station-Bangalore,India
Dr. WilnaVosloo, Australian Animal HealthLaboratory, Australia
Dr. Siva K. Shamal, Regional College ofVeternary Medicine, MarylandFisheries Virology
Dr. Arun Kumar Dhar, The Universityof Arizona, USA
Dr. IndraniKarunasagar, Nitte University, Mangalore, India
Dr. K. Riji John, Tamil Nadu Veterinaryand Animal Sciences University, India
Dr. K.V. Rajendran, Central Instituteof Fisheries Education, India