TWiV 112: Creating a killer poxvirus

December 19, 2010

dickson despommierHosts: Vincent RacanielloAlan Dove, and Rich Condit

Vincent, Alan, and Rich review the making of a virulent poxvirus by insertion of the gene encoding IL-4, and severe 2009 H1N1 influenza due to pathogenic immune complexes.

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