human immunodeficiency virus

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Dickson Despommier, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, and Kathy Spindler The eTWiVicators review evidence that the HIV-1 group O epidemic began with a single cross-species transmission of virus from western lowland gorillas. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 327 (74 MB .mp3, 103 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this episode Traces of ATCV-1 associated with laboratory contamination (PNAS) […]


Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, and Rich Condit The sternutating TWiVers discuss preventing infection of cells and animals by a soluble CD4-CCR5 molecule that binds to HIV-1 virus particles. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 326 (67 MB .mp3, 93 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this episode Dif-tor heh smusma (NY Times) Immunization preterm premature infants (Thanks, Johnye!) HIV and SHIV protection […]


Hosts: Vincent Racaniello and Alan Dove Guests: Dan Barouch and Jeff Teigler This episode of TWiV was recorded before an audience at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, where Vincent and Alan spoke with Dan and Jeff about AIDS vaccines. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 244 (60 MB .mp3, 83 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for […]

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Host: Vincent Racaniello Guests: Markus Thali and Jason Botten Vincent travels to the University of Vermont to talk with Markus and Jason about their work on HIV, influenza virus, arenaviruses and hantaviruses. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 240 (54 MB .mp3, 74 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Send your virology questions and comments (email or mp3 […]


Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Roberto Cattaneo, Reuben Harris, Lou Mansky, and Leslie Schiff Vincent meets up with Roberto, Reuben, Lou, and Leslie at the University of Minnesota to talk about their work on HIV-1, APOBEC proteins, measles virus, and teaching virology to undergraduates. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 232 (60 MB .mp3, 84 min) Subscribe […]