innate immunity

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Dickson Despommier, Rich Condit, and Kathy Spindler The TWiVome dissect the finding that interferon lambda alleles predict the outcome of hepatitis C virus infection. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 273 (75 MB .mp3, 103 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this episode Interferon lambda and HCV outcome (Cell Host Micr) Laser capture microdissection (Wikipedia) HCV […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Dickson Despommier, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, and Kathy Spindler The complete TWiV team reviews evidence for sensing of herpesviral DNA in the nucleus by the cell protein IFI16. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 269 (74 MB .mp3, 102 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this episode IFI16 is a nuclear pathogen sensor (Cell Host Micr) Nuclear IFI16 […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Dickson Despommier, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, and Kathy Spindler Vincent, Dickson, Alan, Rich, and Kathy review two papers that present evidence for RNA interference as an antiviral immunity mechanism in mammals. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 256 (70 MB .mp3, 96 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this episode World Polio Day […]

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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 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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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, and Kathy Spindler Vincent, Alan, Kathy, and Dickson discuss identification of a cell receptor for the coronavirus-EMC, and the role of interferon-epsilon in protecting the female reproductive tract. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 224 (69 MB .mp3, 95 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this episode: Dipeptidyl peptidase 4 is […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, and Kathy Spindler Vincent, Alan, and Kathy discuss how coagulation factor X binding to adenovirus activates the innate immune system, and a novel polyomavirus associated with brain tumors in raccoons. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 214 (56 MB .mp3, 78 min) Subscribe to TWiV (free): iTunes, RSS feed, email Links for this episode: […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, and Kathy Spindler Vincent, Alan, Rich, and Kathy review fatal avian influenza virus in harbor seals, and poxvirus deployment of genomic accordions to counter antiviral defenses. Click the arrow above to play, or right-click to download TWiV 198 (71 MB .mp3, 99 minutes). There once was a virus named pox […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Rich Condit, and Kathy Spindler Vincent, Rich, and Kathy discuss Cotia virus, a new poxvirus, Orf virus infections associated with handling goats and lamb, and the innate immune response to prions. Click the arrow above to play, or right-click to download TWiV 181 (74 MB .mp3, 103 minutes). Subscribe to TWiV (free) in […]

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