retrovirus

TWiV 337: Steamer

May 17, 2015

Host: Vincent Racaniello Guests: Michael Metzger and Steve Goff Vincent meets up with Michael and Steve to discuss their finding of a transmissible tumor in soft shell clams associated with a retrovirus-like element in the clam genome. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 337 (50 MB .mp3, 69 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this episode Hemocytic leukemia in soft […]

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Host: Vincent Racaniello Guest: John Coffin Vincent speaks with John Coffin about his career studying retroviruses, including working with Howard Temin, endogenous retroviruses, XMRV, chronic fatigue syndrome and prostate cancer, HIV/AIDS, and his interest in growing cranberries. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 320 (81 MB .mp3, 112 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this episode John Coffin (Wikipedia) Specific […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello and Glenn Rall Guest: Ann Skalka Vincent and Glenn meet up with Ann and talk about her long and productive career in virology, from biochemistry to bacteriophage lambda to retroviruses. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 310 (43 MB .mp3, 59 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this episode Skalka laboratory Asilomar Conference on recombinant DNA Unexpected […]

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TWiV 242: I want my MMTV

July 21, 2013

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Dickson Despommier, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, and Kathy Spindler The complete TWiV team talks about how two different viruses shape the evolution of an essential housekeeping protein. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 242 (67 MB .mp3, 93 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this episode: Dual virus-host arms race (PLoS Biology) Dual virus-receptor […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello and W. Ian Lipkin Vincent and Ian review a multicenter blinded analysis which finds no association between chronic fatigue syndrome/myalgic encephalomyelitis and XMRV or polytropic murine leukemia virus. Click the arrow to play, or right-click to download TWiV Special XMRV (53 MB .mp3, 44 min) Subscribe to TWiV (free) in iTunes, at the […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Matthew Daugherty, Jondavid deJong, Helen Lazear, Stefan Oliver, and Cara Pager. Vincent returns to Madison, Wisconsin and meets with postdocs to discuss their science and their careers. Click the arrow above to play, or right-click to download TWiV 194 (69 MB .mp3, 94 minutes). Subscribe to TWiV (free) in iTunes , at […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, and Rich Condit Vincent, Alan, and Rich consider whether pet dogs might transmit human noroviruses, and an RNA virus microRNA that might be involved in oncogenesis. Click the arrow above to play, or right-click to download TWiV 174 (62 MB .mp3, 86 minutes). Subscribe to TWiV (free) in iTunes , at the […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Rich Condit, and Alan Dove Vincent, Alan, and Rich review ten compelling virology stories of 2011. Please help us by taking our listener survey. Click the arrow above to play, or right-click to download TWiV 164 (60 MB .mp3, 99 minutes). Subscribe to TWiV (free) in iTunes , at the Zune Marketplace, by the […]

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TWiV 158: Wolverines go viral

November 20, 2011

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Rich Condit, Alice Telesnitsky, and Kathy Spindler Vincent and Rich visit the Microbiology and Immunology Department at the University of Michigan Medical School, and speak with Alice and Kathy about their work on HIV genome dimerization, and packaging and pathogenesis of mouse adenovirus. Model of poliovirus bound to CD155 made by Stefan Taube. […]

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