virology

TWiV 298: MV-NIS de myelo

August 17, 2014

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, and Kathy Spindler The TWiV gang answers follow-up questions about the Ebola virus outbreak in West Africa, then discuss treatment of  disseminated multiple myeloma with oncolytic measles virus. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 298 (76 MB .mp3, 106 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this episode Use of unregistered interventions for Ebola virus disease (WHO) […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, and Kathy Spindler The TWiVites present an all-ebolavirus episode, tackling virology, epidemiology, and approaches to prevention and cure that are in the pipeline. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 297 (83 MB .mp3, 115 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this episode Risks and benefits of gain-of-function experiments (mBio) Scientists for Science US Policy for […]

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Host: Vincent Racaniello Guest: Linfa Wang Vincent visits the Australian Animal Health Laboratory in Geelong, Australia and speaks with Linfa about his work on bats and bat viruses. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 296 (45 MB .mp3, 62 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this episode Hendra virus vaccine (Emer Inf Dis) Comparison of bat genomes (Science) Endogenous retroviruses in bats (Retrovirol) […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Dickson Despommier, Alan Dove, and Rich Condit The TWiVome discusses an miRNA based strategy to mitigate risk of gain of function studies, and identification of a second receptor required for Lassa virus entry. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 295 (78 MB .mp3, 108 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this episode miRNA strategy to minimize risk (Nat BioT) NIH Office of […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Dickson Despommier, Alan Dove, and Rich Condit The TWiV team reviews the discovery of old vials of smallpox virus at NIH, anthrax and influenza mishaps at CDC, the baby who was not cured of HIV, Cambridge Working Group, and sacking of NSABB members. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 294 (72 MB .mp3, 99 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for […]

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Host: Vincent Racaniello Guests: Melissa Churchill, Alex Khromykh, Gilda Tachedjian, and Paul Young Vincent visits Melbourne, Australia and speaks with Melissa, Alex, Gilda, and Paul about their work on HIV infection of the central nervous system, West Nile virus, microbicides for HIV, and the Koala retrovirus. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 293 (67 MB .mp3, 93 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email […]

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Host: Vincent Racaniello Guests: Wade Blair, Matt Dickson, Nicole Kallewaard-Lelay, and Ken Miller Vincent visits Medimmune and speaks with Wade, Matt, Nicole, and Ken about why they work in industry and their daily roles in a biotechnology company. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 292 (53 MB .mp3, 73 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this episode Medimmune, LLC Medimmune on Twitter Medimmune […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Rich Condit, and Kathy Spindler Guests: Clodagh O’Shea and Ron Fouchier Vincent, Rich, and Kathy and their guests Clodagh and Ron recorded this episode at the 33rd annual meeting of the American Society for Virology at Colorado State University in Ft. Collins, Colorado. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 291 (48 MB .mp3, 66 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email […]

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Host: Vincent Racaniello Guests: Janet Butel and Rick Lloyd Vincent meets up with Janet Butel and Rick Lloyd at Baylor College of Medicine to talk about their work on polyomaviruses and virus induced stress. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 290 (63 MB .mp3, 88 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this episode SV40 microRNAs (PLoS Path) SV40 seroprevalence […]

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Dickson Despommier, Alan Dove, and Kathy Spindler Vinny and the capsids answer listener questions about the definition of life, state vaccination laws, the basic science funding problem, viral ecology, inactivation of viruses by pressure, and much more. Click arrow to play Download TWiV 289 (73 MB .mp3, 101 min) Subscribe (free): iTunes, RSS, email Links for this episode Varun’s research poll Letters […]

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