vaccine

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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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Dickson Despommier, Alan Dove, and Kathy Spindler Vincent, Dickson, Alan, and Kathy review clearance of simian immunodeficiency virus infection from macaques by immunization with SIV proteins encoded in a rhesus cytomegalovirus vector. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 254 (69 MB .mp3, 95 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this episode: Immune clearance […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Dickson Despommier, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, and Kathy Spindler The complete TWiV team reads email from listeners about anti-vaccine activists, a career in microbiology, placentas, a virology textbook, the HeLa cell genome, norovirus, and much more. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 252 (73 MB .mp3, 101 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 and Kathy review novel approaches to preventing influenza virus infection. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 236 (64 MB .mp3, 89 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this episode: Ultraprotective influenza vaccine in mice (PNAS) Vectored immunoprophylaxis of influenza in mice (Nat Biotech) Intranasal antibody gene […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello and Rich Condit Guests: Dave Evans, Stan Lemon, and Lorne Tyrrell Vincent and Rich recorded this episode before an audience at the 2nd Li Ka Shing Institute of Virology Symposium at the University of Alberta, where they spoke with Dave, Stan, and Lorne about their work on poxvirus vaccines and recombination, an enveloped picornavirus, […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Rich Condit, Dickson Despommier, and Alan Dove Vincent, Rich, Dickson, and Alan review the current status of human infections with avian influenza H7N9 virus. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 229 (69 MB .mp3, 95 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this episode: Hilary Koprowski, 96 (NY Times) Koprowski, Kessin, Racaniello photo Listen to […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, and Dickson Despommier Vincent, Alan, Rich, and Dickson review influenza vaccines. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 217 (69 MB .mp3, 95 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this episode:  FDA licensed flu vaccines Seasonal influenza vaccine distributed How flu vaccine strains are selected (one, two) WHO report on […]

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TWiV 211: Viruses r us

December 16, 2012

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Rich Condit, Alan Dove, and Kathy Spindler The TWiV four discuss an mRNA-based influenza vaccine, and a phage tubulin that forms a filamentous array in the host cell that is needed for positioning viral DNA. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 211 (70 MB .mp3, 97 min) Listen on your mobile device with the Microbeworld […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, Matt Frieman, and Kathy Spindler Vincent, Alan, Matt, and Kathy review the use of silk to stabilize antibiotics and a viral vaccine, and an impaired-fidelity vaccine against SARS coronavirus. Click arrow to play | Download TWiV 207 (76 MB .mp3, 106 min) Subscribe to TWiV (free) in iTunes, by the RSS […]

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