TWiV 210: Bond, covalent bond

December 9, 2012

VPg linked to RNAHosts: Vincent Racaniello, Rich ConditDickson DespommierAlan Dove, and Kathy Spindler

The complete TWiV team reviews identification of the cell receptor for hepatitis B and D viruses, and the cell enzyme that cleaves the genome-linked protein from picornaviral RNA.

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  • http://twitter.com/Kenzibit Ken Yaw Agyeman-Badu

    This will be a great listen.

  • Virgen-Slane

    Awesome, you guys reviewed my paper! The hunt for VPg unlinkase sure taught me a thing or two about protein biochemistry. Lol

  • http://www.virology.ws profvrr

    Nice work! And be sure to listen to the follow up email on TWiV 211.