vaccine

TWiV 370: Ten out of 15

January 3, 2016

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, and Kathy Spindler The TWiVomics review ten captivating virology stories from 2015. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 370 (79 MB .mp3, 109 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Ten virology stories from 2015 Recoding to make vaccines and study viral functions: TWiV 351: The dengue code and TWiV 362: Gotta catch ’em all and new paper 52:30 Defining the virome: TWiV 365: […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, and Kathy Spindler A swarm of virologists discusses testing of a MERS coronavirus vaccine for camels, and how a neuronal stress pathway reactivates herpes simplex virus. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 369 (86 MB .mp3, 118 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this episode MERS coronavirus vaccine for camels (Science) 22:45 WHO MERS summary Neuronal stress pathway and herpes simplex virus […]

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Host: Vincent Racaniello Guests: Carla Giles, Zoe Dyson, Brianna McLean, and Caitlin O’Brien In Melbourne, Australia, Vincent speaks with four PhD students about their research projects and what it’s like to get a doctorate down under. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 366 (44 MB .mp3, 61 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email This episode is sponsored by ASM Microbe and ASM […]

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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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TWiV 351: The dengue code

August 23, 2015

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Dickson Despommier, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, and Kathy Spindler The Masters of the ScienTWIVic Universe discuss a novel poxvirus isolate from an immunosuppressed patient, H1N1 and the gain-of-function debate, and attenuation of dengue virus by recoding the genome. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 351 (77 MB .mp3, 104 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this episode Paula Pitha-Rowe […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, and Rich Condit Vincent, Alan and Rich explain how to make a functional ribosome with tethered subunits, and review the results of a phase III VSV-vectored Ebolavirus vaccine trial in Guinea. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 349 (80 MB .mp3, 111 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this episode Social media specialist position at ASM […]

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TWiV 348: Chicken shift

August 2, 2015

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello and Rich Condit Vincent and Rich discuss fruit fly viruses, one year without polio in Nigeria, and a permissive Marek’s disease viral vaccine that allows transmission of virulent viruses. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 348 (77 MB .mp3, 106 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this episode Virology tenure-track position at NCI (pdf) 9:30 ASM Agar Art Contest 11:00 Nigeria on brink of polio […]

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Host: Vincent Racaniello Guests: Adam Kucharski, Gillian Slack, and Emma Thomson Vincent returns to the University of Glasgow MRC-Center for Virus Research and speaks with Emma, Gillian, and Adam about their ebolavirus experiences: caring for an infected patient, working in an Ebola treatment center in Sierra Leone, and making epidemiological predictions about the outbreak in west […]

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TWiV 335: Ebola lite

May 3, 2015

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Dickson Despommier, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, and Kathy Spindler The TWiVumvirate discusses a whole Ebolavirus vaccine that protects primates, the finding that Ebolavirus is not undergoing rapid evolution, and a proposal to increase the pool of life science researchers by cutting money and time from grants. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 335 (79 MB .mp3, 110 min) Subscribe […]

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TWiV 319: Breaking breakbone

January 11, 2015

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Dickson Despommier, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, and Kathy Spindler The TWiVers review the outcomes of two recent phase 3 clinical trials of a quadrivalent dengue virus vaccine in Asia and Latin America. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 319 (74 MB .mp3, 102 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this episode Efficacy of dengue vaccine (NEJM) Preventing dengue (NEJM) Dengue […]

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