February 2009

TWiV 22: Viral bioinformatics

February 28, 2009

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello and Chris Upton Vincent and Chris Upton converse about hepatitis B in India, AIDS gene therapy with a ribozyme, antibodies that neutralize many influenza virus strains, killing tumors with vaccinia virus, myxoma virus of rabbits, and the Viral Bioinformatics Resource Center. Click the arrow above to play, or right-click to download TWiV […]

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TWiV 21: Viruses of bacteria

February 22, 2009

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello,¬†Dick Despommier, Alan Dove, and Max Gottesman Vincent, Dick, Alan, and Max Gottesman discuss an unusual wasp-virus symbiosis, influenza transmission and absolute humidity, how mosquitoes survive Dengue virus infection, and viruses of bacteria. Click the arrow above to play, or right-click to download TWiV #21 (38 MB .mp3,¬† 55 minutes) Unusual wasp-virus symbiosis […]

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TWiV 20: Hepatitis C virus

February 14, 2009

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Dick Despommier, Alan Dove, and Matt Evans Vincent, Dick, Alan, and Matt Evans converse about TED, the Wakefield autism controversy, 99 rhinovirus sequences, Marburg in the USA, and hepatitis C virus. Click the arrow above to play, or right-click to download TWiV #20 (46 MB .mp3, 66 minutes) Links for this episode: […]

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TWiV 19: Cap-snatching

February 7, 2009

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello and Alan Dove Vincent and Alan discuss cap-snatching by the hantavirus N protein and the influenza virus endonuclease, HIV-1 and Ebola virus antagonism of tetherin, and influenza pneumonia. Click the arrow above to play, or right-click to download TWiV #19 (28 MB .mp3, 40 minutes) Links for this episode: WHO confirmed cases […]

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