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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, and Kathy Spindler Vincent, Alan, Rich and Kathy review how human placental trophoblasts confer viral resistance via exosome-mediated delivery of microRNAs, and isolation of the first human influenza virus in 1933. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 241 (73 MB .mp3, 101 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, and Kathy Spindler Vincent, Alan and Kathy review novel approaches to preventing influenza virus infection. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 236 (64 MB .mp3, 89 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this episode: Ultraprotective influenza vaccine in mice (PNAS) Vectored immunoprophylaxis of influenza in mice (Nat Biotech) Intranasal antibody gene […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Rich Condit, Alan Dove, and Kathy Spindler Vincent, Rich, Alan and Kathy review H7N9 infections in China, the debate over patenting genes, and receptor-binding by ferret-transmissible avian H5 influenza virus. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 230 (73 MB .mp3, 101 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this episode: Francois Jacob dies (The […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, and Kathy Spindler Vincent, Alan, Rich, and Kathy discuss recent outbreaks of hantavirus pulmonary syndrome in Yosemite National Park and novel swine-origin influenza in the US midwest, and isolation of the Heartland virus from two patients in Missouri with severe febrile illness. Click the arrow above to play, or right-click […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, and Kathy Spindler Vincent, Alan, and Kathy review selection of influenza H5N1 viruses that can transmit among ferrets by aerosol. Click the arrow above to play, or right-click to download TWiV 190 (63 MB .mp3, 97 minutes). Subscribe to TWiV (free) in iTunes , at the Zune Marketplace, by the […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Sarah Connolly, Andrew Karaba, Robert Lamb, and Greg Smith Vincent visits with members of the Department of Microbiology and Immunology at Northwestern University School of Medicine to discuss their work on herpesviruses and parainfluenzaviruses. Click the arrow above to play, or right-click to download TWiV 185 (64 MB .mp3, 88 minutes). Subscribe […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Rich Condit, Alan Dove, and Michael J. Imperiale Michael joins the TWiV crew to discuss the recently published influenza H5N1 transmission paper and how it was viewed by the NSABB. Click the arrow above to play, or right-click to download TWiV 182 (77 MB .mp3, 107 minutes). Subscribe to TWiV (free) in […]

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TWiV 177: Live in Dublin

April 1, 2012

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Connor Bamford, Wendy Barclay, Richard Elliott, and Ron Fouchier A discussion of avian influenza H5N1 transmission experiments in ferrets and novel bunyaviruses at the 2012 Spring Conference of the Society for General Microbiology in Dublin, Ireland. Click the arrow above to play, or right-click to download TWiV 177 (47 MB .mp3, 66 […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, Dickson Despommier, and Matt Frieman Matt joins the TWiVarians to review virus production in single cells and single virion genomics. Click the arrow above to play, or right-click to download TWiV 171 (67 MB .mp3, 92 minutes). Subscribe to TWiV (free) in iTunes , at the Zune Marketplace, by the RSS feed, […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Dickson Despommier, Rich Condit, Alan Dove, and Welkin Johnson Welkin joins the TWiV team for a discussion of HIV prophlaxis using vectored antibodies, and the influenza H5N1 virus studies in ferrets that were not redacted. Click the arrow above to play, or right-click to download TWiV 168 (59 MB .mp3, 98 minutes). Subscribe to […]

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