TWiV 215: Illuminating rabies and unwrapping a SARI

January 13, 2013

Virus in the gardenHosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, and Kathy Spindler

Vincent, Alan, and Kathy review the finding that rabies virus infection alters but does not kill neurons, and provide an update on the novel coronavirus in the Middle East.

 

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  • Kimberly

    I was disappointed that the sum total of actual discussion on the titled viruses only last about 38 minutes. Would have been nice if y’all could have cut down on the chit chat and discussed these two viruses in more depth.