November 2015

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, and Kathy Spindler For a TWiV Thanksgiving, Vincent, Alan, and Kathy trace the feud over genome editing, a new virus discovered in human blood, and the origins of hepatitis A virus. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 365 (79 MB .mp3, 110 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this episode Battle over genome editing (Wired) 10:05 First description of […]

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TWiV 364: It’s not SARS 2.0

November 22, 2015

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Rich Condit, and Kathy Spindler Guests: Ralph Baric and Vineet Menachery Vincent, Rich, and Kathy speak with Ralph and Vineet about their research on the potential of SARS-like bat coronaviruses  to infect human cells and cause disease in mice. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 364 (95 MB .mp3, 131 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this episode Zoonotic […]

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TWiV 363: Eat flu and dyad

November 15, 2015

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, and Kathy Spindler The TWiVers reveal influenza virus replication in the ferret mammary gland and spread to a nursing infant, and selection of transmissible influenza viruses in the soft palate. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 363 (77 MB .mp3, 106 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this episode Photos of my visit to OHSU (Facebook) 6:30 […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Dickson Despommier, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, and Kathy Spindler With their usual verve, the virus virtuosos illuminate a new method to identify all the viral nucleic acids in a sample, and regulation of viral gene expression by codon usage. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 362 (82 MB .mp3, 113 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this episode […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Dickson Despommier, Alan Dove, and Rich Condit The TWiVsters discuss Frederick Novy’s return from retirement to recover a lost rat virus, and evidence for persistence of Ebolavirus in semen. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 361 (74 MB .mp3, 102 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this episode Frederick Novy and the rat virus (Ann Int Med) 18:20 The […]

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