September 2012

TWiV 201: Rabid about viruses

September 30, 2012

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, Dickson Despommier, and Kathy Spindler Vincent, Alan, Rich, Dickson, and Kathy answer reader email about rabies, xenotransplantation, poliovirus, Ph.D. programs, mosquitoes, and much more. Click the arrow above to play, or right-click to download TWiV 201 (90 MB .mp3, 125 minutes). Subscribe to TWiV (free) in iTunes, by the […]

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TWiV 200: Threading the NEIDL

September 23, 2012

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, Elke Mühlberger, Paul Duprex, and Ron Corley Vincent, Alan, and Rich celebrate the 200th episode of TWiV by visiting the National Emerging Infectious Diseases Laboratories at Boston University Medical Center, where they meet with Elke, Paul, and Ron to talk about building and working in a BSL4 facility. Click […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello and W. Ian Lipkin Vincent and Ian review a multicenter blinded analysis which finds no association between chronic fatigue syndrome/myalgic encephalomyelitis and XMRV or polytropic murine leukemia virus. Click the arrow to play, or right-click to download TWiV Special XMRV (53 MB .mp3, 44 min) Subscribe to TWiV (free) in iTunes, at the […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, and Kathy Spindler Vincent, Alan, Rich, and Kathy discuss recent outbreaks of hantavirus pulmonary syndrome in Yosemite National Park and novel swine-origin influenza in the US midwest, and isolation of the Heartland virus from two patients in Missouri with severe febrile illness. Click the arrow above to play, or right-click […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, and Kathy Spindler Vincent, Alan, Rich, and Kathy review fatal avian influenza virus in harbor seals, and poxvirus deployment of genomic accordions to counter antiviral defenses. Click the arrow above to play, or right-click to download TWiV 198 (71 MB .mp3, 99 minutes). There once was a virus named pox […]

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