Ebola

TWiV 307: Ebola aetiology

October 19, 2014

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, and Kathy Spindler Guest: Tara C. Smith Tara Smith joins the TWiEBOVsters to discuss the Ebola virus outbreak in west Africa, spread of the disease to and within the US, transmission of the virus, and much more. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 307 (70 MB .mp3, 97 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email This episode of TWiV is brought […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, and Kathy Spindler The Grand Masters of the TWiV discuss Ebola virus transmission, air travel from West Africa, Ebola virus infectivity on surfaces, the Dallas Ebola virus patient, and Ebola virus in dogs. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 306 (78 MB .mp3, 108 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email This episode of TWiV is brought to you by the Department […]

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TWiV 303: Borna this way

September 21, 2014

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Dickson Despommier, Alan Dove, and Kathy Spindler The TWiV team discusses transmission of Ebola virus, and inhibition of Borna disease virus replication by viral DNA in the ground squirrel genome. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 303 (67 MB .mp3, 93 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email This episode of TWiV is brought to you by the Department of Microbiology at Icahn School […]

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TWiV 298: MV-NIS de myelo

August 17, 2014

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, and Kathy Spindler The TWiV gang answers follow-up questions about the Ebola virus outbreak in West Africa, then discuss treatment of  disseminated multiple myeloma with oncolytic measles virus. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 298 (76 MB .mp3, 106 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this episode Use of unregistered interventions for Ebola virus disease (WHO) […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, and Kathy Spindler The TWiVites present an all-ebolavirus episode, tackling virology, epidemiology, and approaches to prevention and cure that are in the pipeline. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 297 (83 MB .mp3, 115 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this episode Risks and benefits of gain-of-function experiments (mBio) Scientists for Science US Policy for […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello and Alan Dove Vincent and Alan review recent findings on the association of the retrovirus XMRV with ME/CFS, reassortment of 2009 pandemic H1N1 influenza virus in swine, and where influenza viruses travel in the off-season. Click the arrow above to play, or right-click to download TWiV #89 (56 MB .mp3, 78 minutes) Subscribe […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, and Kirsten Sanford Vincent, Alan, Rich, and special guest Dr. Kirsten Sanford talk about her career in science media, then consider whether smallpox eradication led to the AIDS pandemic, high fidelity RNA synthesis, and a new Ebola virus vaccine. This episode is sponsored by Data Robotics Inc. Use the […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello and Dick Despommier Vincent and Dick discuss influenza virus-like particle vaccines produced in insect and plant cells, rapid sharing of influenza research, and answer listener questions about cytomegalovirus, viral evolution and symbiosis and much more. Sponsor:  Try GotoMyPC free for 30 days! For this special offer, visit www.gotomypc.com/podcast Click the arrow above to […]

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TWiV 19: Cap-snatching

February 7, 2009

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello and Alan Dove Vincent and Alan discuss cap-snatching by the hantavirus N protein and the influenza virus endonuclease, HIV-1 and Ebola virus antagonism of tetherin, and influenza pneumonia. Click the arrow above to play, or right-click to download TWiV #19 (28 MB .mp3, 40 minutes) Links for this episode: WHO confirmed cases […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Dick Despommier and Alan Dove Vincent, Dick, and Alan discuss adenovirus type 36 and obesity, new influenza antiviral drugs, viral hemorrhagic septicemia virus of fish, and Ebola virus in pigs and pig farmers in the Phillipines. Click the arrow above to play, or right-click to download TWiV #18 (35 MB .mp3, 50 […]

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