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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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TWiV 202: Huskers go viral

October 7, 2012

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, T. Jack Morris, James Van Etten, and Charles Wood Vincent travels to the University of Nebraska to meet with members of the Nebraska Center for Virology and discuss their work on algal viruses, plant viruses, HIV and Kaposi’s sarcoma herpesvirus. Click arrow to play, or right-click to download TWiV 202 (52 MB […]

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TWiV 201: Rabid about viruses

September 30, 2012

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, Dickson Despommier, and Kathy Spindler Vincent, Alan, Rich, Dickson, and Kathy answer reader email about rabies, xenotransplantation, poliovirus, Ph.D. programs, mosquitoes, and much more. Click the arrow above to play, or right-click to download TWiV 201 (90 MB .mp3, 125 minutes). Subscribe to TWiV (free) in iTunes, by the […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, and Nissin Moussatche Nissin joins the TWiV crew to discuss an outbreak of lethal disease among Cambodian children, and recombination among attenuated herpesvirus vaccines leading to pathogenic viruses. Click the arrow above to play, or right-click to download TWiV 191 (71 MB .mp3, 99 minutes). Subscribe to TWiV […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, and Matt Frieman Vincent, Alan, and Matt discuss herpes simplex encephalitis in children with innate immune deficiency, and the local response to microneedle-based influenza skin immunization. Click the arrow above to play, or right-click to download TWiV 175 (57 MB .mp3, 80 minutes). Subscribe to TWiV (free) in iTunes , at […]

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Hosts: Alan Dove, Rich Condit, and Dickson Despommier Alan, Rich, and Dickson discuss Edward Jenner’s paper on cowpox vaccine, then move 200 years later to modern vaccines against norovirus, influenza H5N1, and more. Click the arrow above to play, or right-click to download TWiV 170 (72 MB .mp3, 100 minutes). Subscribe to TWiV (free) in iTunes , at […]

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TWiV 165: The email zone

January 8, 2012

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Dickson Despommier, Rich Condit, and Alan Dove Vincent, Dickson, Rich, and Alan answer listener questions about XMRV, cytomegalovirus, latency, shingles vaccine, myxomavirus and rabbits, and more. Please help us by taking our listener survey. Click the arrow above to play, or right-click to download TWiV 165 (61 MB .mp3, 102 minutes). Subscribe to TWiV […]

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TWiV 150: Contaminated

September 25, 2011

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Rich Condit, and Dickson Despommier Vincent, Dickson, and Rich meant to do an all-email episode, but first they review results of the Blood XMRV Scientific Research Working Group, and partial retraction of the paper associating XMRV with chronic fatigue syndrome. With this episode TWiV is three years old. Click the arrow above to play, […]

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