February 2012

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello and Kathy Spindler Vincent and Kathy discuss how a virus may cause disease distant from its replication site, then review a day in the life of a senior microbiology professor. Click the arrow above to play, or right-click to download TWiV 172 (74 MB .mp3, 102 minutes). Subscribe to TWiV (free) in iTunes […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, Dickson Despommier, and Matt Frieman Matt joins the TWiVarians to review virus production in single cells and single virion genomics. Click the arrow above to play, or right-click to download TWiV 171 (67 MB .mp3, 92 minutes). Subscribe to TWiV (free) in iTunes , at the Zune Marketplace, by the RSS feed, […]

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Hosts: Alan Dove, Rich Condit, and Dickson Despommier Alan, Rich, and Dickson discuss Edward Jenner’s paper on cowpox vaccine, then move 200 years later to modern vaccines against norovirus, influenza H5N1, and more. Click the arrow above to play, or right-click to download TWiV 170 (72 MB .mp3, 100 minutes). Subscribe to TWiV (free) in iTunes , at […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Dickson Despommier, Rich Condit, Alan Dove, and Michael Walsh Michael and the TWiV team review epidemiology basics, including fatality ratios. Click the arrow above to play, or right-click to download TWiV 169 (64 MB .mp3, 152 minutes). Right-click this link to download only our discussion on how to read a science paper (22 MB .mp3, […]

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