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The International Society for Influenza and other Respiratory Virus Diseases (isirv) publishes the journal Influenza and Other Respiratory Viruses.  

Effective with the 2013 Volume, Influenza and other Respiratory Viruses will be published in an Online Only format. No printed issue will be produced but authors will still be able to order offprints of their own articles. Further information is available here

isirv members gain access to all online content as part of their annual membership subscription.

The following ISIRV Newsletters & Publications have been moved to the Members' Area of the website

Respiratory Virus Report, Summer 2015
Respiratory Virus Report, Spring 2015
Respiratory Virus Report, Winter 2014
Respiratory Virus Report, Summer 2013
Respiratory Virus Report, Spring 2013
Respiratory Virus Report, Winter 2012
Respiratory Virus Report, Winter 2011
Respiratory Virus Report, Autumn 2011
Respiratory Virus Report, Summer 2011
Respiratory Virus Report, Spring 2011

Respiratory Virus Report, Spring 2009

The Spring 2009 Respiratory Virus Report featuring...

  • isirv International Symposium on Viral Respiratory Disease Surveillance
    John Watson recounts highlights from the meeting in Seville.
  • In the Loop
    Summaries of recent key literature in viral respiratory disease.
  • isirv news
    Immune Correlates Symposium announcement, updates on the Transmission and Mitigation Symposium, and Options VII.
  • Obituary: Graeme Laver, PhD, FRS
    Robert Webster eulogizes Australian researcher Graeme Laver, who made major contributions to our current understanding of influenza ecology and antigenic drift, and to the development of subunit vaccines and influenza antiviral drugs.

Respiratory Virus Report, Autumn 2008

The Autumn 2008 Respiratory Virus Report featuring...

  • Some New Developments in the Study of Rhinoviruses, by David P. Schnurr, PhD
  • In the Loop, by Gregory C. Gray, MD, MPH, FIDSA
  • isirv Conference Activities Updates
  • Antiviral Therapy for Influenza: A Case-based Approach for Optimal Management, Activity Overview and Information

Respiratory Virus Report, Spring 2008

The Spring 2008 Respiratory Virus Report Featuring...

  • Zoonotic Swine Influenza Infections: Public Health Implications by Dr Greg Gray
  • Influenza and Other Respiratory Viruses - the First Year by Judith Barback
  • In the Loop by Dr Gavin Smith
  • Options for the Control of Influenza VII by Lynne Pryor
  • International Symposium on Viral Respiratory Disease by John Watson
Respiratory Virus Report, Autumn 2007
Respiratory Virus Report, Spring 2006

isirv Launch Update, 2005

The inaugural and founding meeting of the International Society for Influenza and other Respiratory Virus Diseases was held at 11:00, Sunday, 11 September 2005 at the InterContinental Hotel in Valletta, Malta.


Acute Respiratory Virus Backgrounder, 2004

A publication of isirv, the International Society for Influenza and other Respiratory Virus Diseases