In the present volume, current knowledge of Hepatitis A is reviewed and the sequence of events, that led to each of the major advances in the field, traced.
1. History 2. Identification of Hepatitis A Virus 3. The Physicochemical Properties of HAV 4. Animal Models 5. Features of Hepatitis A in Experimentally Infected Nonhuman Primates 6. Biology of HAV in Cell Culture 7. Molecular Biology 8. Clinical Features 9. Epidemiology 10. General Preventative Measures 11. Active Immunisation 12. Enterically Transmitted Non-A, Non-B Hepatitis