influenza

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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TWiV 354: The cat in the HAART

September 13, 2015

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Dickson Despommier, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, and Kathy Spindler The esteemed doctors of TWiV review a new giant virus recovered from the Siberian permafrost, why influenza virus gain of function experiments are valuable, and feline immunodeficiency virus. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 354 (87 MB .mp3, 122 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this episode Non-viral proteins in vaccinia virus particles (Arch […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Dickson Despommier, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, and Kathy Spindler The TWiVsters explore mutations in the interferon pathway associated with severe influenza in a child, outbreaks of avian influenza in North American poultry farms, Ebolavirus infection of the eye weeks after recovery, and Ebolavirus stability on surfaces and in fluids. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 336 (72 MB .mp3, […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Dickson Despommier, Alan Dove, and Rich Condit The TWiVome discusses an miRNA based strategy to mitigate risk of gain of function studies, and identification of a second receptor required for Lassa virus entry. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 295 (78 MB .mp3, 108 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this episode miRNA strategy to minimize risk (Nat BioT) NIH Office of […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, and Kathy Spindler The TWiV team reviews a meta-analysis of clinical trial reports on using Tamiflu for influenza, and suggestions on how to rescue US biomedical research from its systemic flaws. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 282 (75 MB .mp3, 104 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this episode World Malaria Day Review of oseltamivir clinical […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, and Kathy Spindler Vincent, Alan, Rich and Kathy review a protease essential for influenza pathogenesis in mice, and directionality of rhinovirus RNA exit from the capsid. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 267 (69 MB .mp3, 95 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this episode Protease essential for influenza pathogenesis in mice (PLoS […]

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TWiV 263: Game of clones

December 15, 2013

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Dickson Despommier, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, Kathy Spindler, and Ben tenOever Ben joins the TWiV team to reveal the winner of his contest in which influenza viruses carrying different interferon-stimulated genes vie against one another in mice. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 263 (75 MB .mp3, 104 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this episode Virusninja Game […]

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TWiV 257: Caveat mTOR

November 3, 2013

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Dickson Despommier, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, and Kathy Spindler The TWiV team consider how the kinase mTOR modulates the antibody response to provide broad protection against influenza virus, and explore the problems with scientific research. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 257 (74 MB .mp3, 102 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this episode Two lives intertwined (Ann Rev Imm) […]

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TWiV 255: Longhorns go viral

October 20, 2013

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello and Rich Condit Guests: Robert Krug and Christopher Sullivan Vincent and Rich visit the University of Texas at Austin and meet up with Bob and Chris to talk about their work on influenza virus and microRNAs. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 255 (54 MB .mp3, 74 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this […]

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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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