TWiV 106: Making viral DNA II

November 6, 2010

the 5prime end problemHosts: Vincent Racaniello, Dickson Despommier, and Rich Condit

Vincent, Dickson, and Rich continue Virology 101 with a second installment of their discussion of how viruses with DNA genomes replicate their genetic information.

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  • Suzanne

    You guys should put up a link on Facebook for your fans to share about the idea for dancing dna synthesis. I bet someone has to have a friend or friend of a friend who dances or knows a dance troupe that might be interested.