filovirus

TWiV 309: Ebola email

November 2, 2014

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Dickson Despommier, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, and Kathy Spindler The TWiVocytes answer questions about Ebola virus, including mode of transmission, quarantine, incubation period, immunity, and much more. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 309 (86 MB .mp3, 119 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email This episode of TWiV is brought to you by the Department of Microbiology at Icahn School of […]

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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, 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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TWiV 200: Threading the NEIDL

September 23, 2012

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, Elke Mühlberger, Paul Duprex, and Ron Corley Vincent, Alan, and Rich celebrate the 200th episode of TWiV by visiting the National Emerging Infectious Diseases Laboratories at Boston University Medical Center, where they meet with Elke, Paul, and Ron to talk about building and working in a BSL4 facility. Click […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, Dickson Despommier, Kathy Spindler, Mark Stenglein, and Joseph DeRisi The TWiVites meet with Mark Stenglein and Joseph DeRisi to discuss their discovery of a novel arenavirus in snakes with inclusion body disease. Click the arrow above to play, or right-click to download TWiV 196 (77 MB .mp3,  107 minutes). […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Dickson Despommier, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, and Welkin Johnson Vincent, Dickson, Alan, Rich and Welkin discuss the nature, origin, and evolution of endogenous retroviruses (ERVs), and the recent finding of endogenous filovirus genomes in mammals. Click the arrow above to play, or right-click to download TWiV #91 (64 MB .mp3, 89 minutes) Subscribe […]

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