May 2014

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello and Alan Dove Guests: Julie Pfeiffer and Paul Duprex Vincent and Alan meet up with Julie and Paul at the General Meeting of the American Society for Microbiology in Boston, to talk about their work on the pathogenesis of poliovirus and measles virus. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 286 (68 MB .mp3, 94 min) Subscribe […]

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Host: Vincent Racaniello Guests: XJ Meng and Sarah McDonald Vincent meets up with XJ and Sarah at Virginia Tech to talk about their work on viruses of swine and rotaviruses. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 285 (64 MB .mp3, 88 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this episode Hepatitis E virus (Int J Env Res Pub Health) Porcine and human […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Dickson Despommier, Rich Condit, and Kathy Spindler The TWiV team discusses how skin scarification promotes a nonspecific immune response, and whether remaining stocks of smallpox virus should be destroyed. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 284 (74 MB .mp3, 103 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this episode Skin scarification protects against vaccinia virus disease (J Virol) Smallpox research agenda […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, and Kathy Spindler Guest: Jens H. Kuhn Jens speaks with the TWiV team about filoviruses, including the recent Ebola virus outbreak in Guinea. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 283 (80 MB .mp3, 110 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this episode Review of Zanamavir clinical trials (Brit Med J) Ebola virus disease in Guinea […]

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