Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, Dickson Despommier, and Rich Condit
Vincent, Alan, Dickson and Rich answer listener questions about XMRV, yellow fever vaccine, virus-like particles, West Nile virus, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and human endogenous retroviruses, multiplicity of infection, and how to make a poxvirus.
Click the arrow above to play, or right-click to download TWiV #129 (67 MB .mp3, 93 minutes).
Links for this episode:
- HTLV-2 sequences in patients with CFIDS
- Self-assembling virus (YouTube)
- Ilya’s photo (jpg)
- Discussion about CROI at ViroBlogy
- Land cover and West Nile virus disease (Am Journ Trop Med Hyg)
- Construction of recombinant poxviruses (Methods Mol Biol)
- Geographic Information System
- TWiV on Facebook
- Letters read on TWiV 129
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