January 2015

TWiV 321: aTRIP and a pause

January 25, 2015

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Dickson Despommier, Alan Dove, and Kathy Spindler Guest: Paul Duprex Paul joins the TWiV team to discuss the current moratorium on viral research to alter transmission, range and resistance, infectivity and immunity, and pathogenesis. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 321 (73 MB .mp3, 100 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this episode Wain-Hobson objects (one, two, three, four) Influenza H7N1 […]

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Host: Vincent Racaniello Guest: John Coffin Vincent speaks with John Coffin about his career studying retroviruses, including working with Howard Temin, endogenous retroviruses, XMRV, chronic fatigue syndrome and prostate cancer, HIV/AIDS, and his interest in growing cranberries. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 320 (81 MB .mp3, 112 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this episode John Coffin (Wikipedia) Specific […]

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TWiV 319: Breaking breakbone

January 11, 2015

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Dickson Despommier, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, and Kathy Spindler The TWiVers review the outcomes of two recent phase 3 clinical trials of a quadrivalent dengue virus vaccine in Asia and Latin America. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 319 (74 MB .mp3, 102 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this episode Efficacy of dengue vaccine (NEJM) Preventing dengue (NEJM) Dengue […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Dickson Despommier, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, and Kathy Spindler The TWiV gang reviews ten fascinating, compelling, and riveting virology stories from 2014. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 318 (87 MB .mp3, 120 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Ten virology stories of 2014 Ebola virus outbreak (TWiV 314, 309, 308, 307, 306, 305, 304, 303, 302, 298, 297, 283) Directional uncoating of […]

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