TWiV 133: The HIV hideout

May 15, 2011

Dr. Kathleen CollinsHosts: Vincent Racaniello, Rich Condit, Dickson DespommierAlan Dove, and Kathleen Collins

Vincent, Rich, Alan, and Dickson discuss the cellular reservoir of HIV-1 with Kathleen Collins, MD, PhD.

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  • Michael

    BTW, Magic Johnson went to Michigan State :)

  • Bruce Swanson

    In the course of the discussion, you mention that an “AIDS denialist” had pointed out various things about HIV that had been unproven. These were not specified, however. I wonder if they might be posted here in the discussion section.