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This Week in Virology (TWiV) is a podcast about viruses. It was begun in September 2008 by Vincent Racaniello and Dick Despommier, two science Professors at Columbia University Medical Center.

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TWiV 768: Can nanobody stop these variants?
<p>TWiV describes how human behavior, not increased transmissibility, led to increased spread of a SARS-CoV-2 variant throughout Europe in summer 2020, and nanobodies from camelid mice and llamas that efficiently neutralize variants of concern.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.alandove.com/">Alan Dove</a>, and <a href="http://twitter.com/bioprofbarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>ASV Vaccine <a href="http://asv.org/education">Town Hall</a></li> <li>Spread of <a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-021-03677-y">SARS-CoV-2 variant</a> in summer 2020 (Nature)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-021-03676-z">Nanobodies neutralize</a> SARS-CoV-2 variants (Nature)</li> <li><a href="Letters%20read%20on%20TWiV%20768">Letters read</a> on TWiV 768</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Dickson</strong> – <a href= "https://hotelmagdalena.com/">Hotel Magdalena</a><br /> <strong>Brianne</strong> – <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KBpQg6JMxSc">Antibody Song by Raven the Science Maven</a><br /> <strong>Alan</strong> – <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RZyXU1L3JXk&t=2s">How to play Magic: the Gathering</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://www.grc.com/sn/sn-822-notes.pdf">Steve Gibson’s rant on Security Now</a></p> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong>David</strong> – <a href= "https://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/scienceshow/coronavirus-becomes-music/13363668"> Coronavirus set to mu</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 767: COVID-19 clinical update #66 with Dr. Daniel Griffin
<p>In COVID-19 clinical update #66, Daniel Griffin covers treatment guidelines from IDSA, hospitalization of adolescents, estimating epidemiological dynamics from viral load distributions, incidence of infection according to baseline antibody status, assessment of reinfection in Italy, need for vaccination in previously infected individuals, assessment of protection against reinfection, antimicrobial use in hospitalized patients, effect of single dose ivermectin, and a trial of aspirin in hospitalized patients.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a> and <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>COVID-19 <a href= "https://www.idsociety.org/globalassets/idsa/practice-guidelines/covid-19/treatment/idsa-covid-19-gl-tx-and-mgmt-v4.3.0-.pdf"> treatment guidelines</a> (IDSA)</li> <li>Hospitalization of <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/70/wr/mm7023e1.htm">adolescents</a> (MMWR)</li> <li>Estimating dynamics from <a href= "https://science.sciencemag.org/content/sci/early/2021/06/02/science.abh0635.full.pdf"> viral load</a> (Science)</li> <li>Incidence according to <a href= "https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lanhl/article/PIIS2666-7568(21)00093-3/fulltext"> antibody status</a> (Lancet)</li> <li><a href= "https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamainternalmedicine/fullarticle/2780557"> Reinfections</a> in Italy (JAMA)</li> <li>Need for vaccination in <a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2021.06.01.21258176v2">previously infected</a> (medRxiv)</li> <li>Assessment of <a href= "https://www.acc.org/latest-in-cardiology/journal-scans/2021/03/23/18/04/assessment-of-protection-against?utm_campaign=clinical_topics&utm_source=clinical_topics&utm_medium=email_digest"> protection against reinfection</a> (ACC)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lanmic/article/PIIS2666-5247(21)00090-2/fulltext"> Antimicrobial use</a> in hospitalized patients (Lancet)</li> <li>Effect of single dose <a href= "https://www.mdpi.com/1999-4915/13/6/989/htm">ivermectin</a> (Viruses)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2021.06.08.21258132v1">Aspirin</a> in hospitalized patients (medRxiv)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-767-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 767</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your questions for Dr. Griffin to daniel@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 766: The CORONA project with David Fajgenbaum
<p>David joins TWiV to relate how his near-death experience with Castleman’s disease motivated him to found the Center for Cytokine Storm Treatment & Laboratory and the CORONA project to identify and track all treatments reported for COVID-19 in an open-source data repository.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://twitter.com/bioprofbarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href= "https://www.med.upenn.edu/apps/faculty/index.php/g275/p8205911">David Fajgenbaum</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li><a href="https://cdcn.org/CORONA/">CORONA project</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.med.upenn.edu/CSTL/">Center for Cytokine Storm Treatment & Laboratory</a></li> <li><a href="https://cdcn.org/">Castleman Disease Collaborative Network</a></li> <li><em><a href="https://amzn.to/3ghOCN3">Chasing My Cure</a></em></li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-766-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 766</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne</strong> – <a href= "https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2021/05/giraffe-hearts-high-blood-pressure/618960/"> How Giraffes Beat High Blood Pressure</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong> – <a href= "https://www.bbc.com/news/in-pictures-57335458">Orangutan optical illusion</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – Two quotes from <em><a href= "https://amzn.to/3ghOCN3">Chasing My Cure</a></em> by David Fajgenbaum</p> <p>John Paul II: Dear young people, whether you are believers or not, accept the call to be virtuous. This means being strong within, having a big heart, being rich in the highest sentiments, bold in the truth, courageous in freedom, constant in responsibility, generous in love, invincible in hope.</p> <p>David: Never stop questioning and always follow the data.</p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 765: Potpourri of COVID-19
<p>TWiV reviews the new nomenclature for SARS-CoV-2 variants, effectiveness of Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine against variants, modified Moderna vaccine against variants, impact of COVID-19 interventions on influenza in China and the US, and binding of RaTG13 spike protein to ACE2 of multiple species.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.alandove.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href="http://mgm.ufl.edu/profile/condit-rich/">Rich Condit</a>, and <a href="http://twitter.com/bioprofbarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li><a href= "https://www.who.int/en/activities/tracking-SARS-CoV-2-variants/">Updated nomenclature</a> of SARS-CoV-2 variants (WHO)</li> <li>Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine effective against <a href= "https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(21)00947-8/fulltext"> alpha variants</a> (Lancet)</li> <li>Novavax vaccine effective against <a href= "https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa2103055?query=featured_coronavirus"> beta variants</a> (NEJM)</li> <li>Moderna updated vaccine against <a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2021.05.05.21256716v1">beta and gamma variants</a> (medRxiv)</li> <li>Impact of <a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/s41467-021-23440-1">COVID-19 interventions</a> against influenza (Nat Comm)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.cell.com/cell/pdf/S0092-8674(21)00661-9.pdf?_returnURL=https%3A%2F%2Flinkinghub.elsevier.com%2Fretrieve%2Fpii%2FS0092867421006619%3Fshowall%3Dtrue"> RaTG13 spike binding</a> to various ACE2 proteins (Cell)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Dickson</strong> – <a href= "https://www.nasa.gov/feature/jpl/nasa-s-juno-to-get-a-close-look-at-jupiter-s-moon-ganymede/"> NASA’s Juno to Get a Close Look at Jupiter’s Moon Ganymede</a><br /> <strong>Brianne</strong> – <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2021/05/30/arts/bacteria-cleaning-michelangelo-medici-restoration.html"> Send in the Bugs. The Michelangelos Need Cleaning.</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://www.facebook.com/groups/2641247092834118/permalink/2702703996688427/"> All landers and rovers on Mars  animated in video with human scale</a><br /> <strong>Alan</strong> – <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/lmrk077.htm">Weird case cluster</a> reported in MMWR 40 years ago; <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/70/wr/mm7022a1.htm?s_cid=mm7022a1_x"> update</a> on disease<br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://youtu.be/G2G2bWUAef0">Virus isolates, strains, variants – what are they?</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 764: COVID-19 clinical update #65 with Dr. Daniel Griffin
<p>In COVID-19 clinical update #65, Daniel Griffin summarizes effects of non-pharmaceutical interventions, updated summer camp guidance from CDC, serology testing not recommended by FDA, antigen tests during a music event, inhibition of vaccine immunogenicity by methotrexate, phase 3 trial results for colchicine, and small airway disease as a post-acute sequelae.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a> and <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>Effects of <a href= "https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamanetworkopen/fullarticle/2780539"> vaccines and NPIs</a> (JAMA)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/schools-childcare/summer-camps.html"> Guidance</a> on summer camps (CDC)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.fda.gov/medical-devices/safety-communications/antibody-testing-not-currently-recommended-assess-immunity-after-covid-19-vaccination-fda-safety"> Antibody testing</a> not recommended (FDA)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.thelancet.com/journals/laninf/article/PIIS1473-3099(21)00268-1/fulltext"> Antigen testing</a> at a music event (Lancet)</li> <li><a href= "https://ard.bmj.com/content/early/2021/05/18/annrheumdis-2021-220597"> Methotrexate</a> and vaccine immunogenicity (Ann Rheum Dis)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lanres/article/PIIS2213-2600(21)00222-8/fulltext"> Colchicine</a> phase 3 results (Lancet Resp Med)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2021.05.27.21257944v1">Small airway disease</a> a post-acute sequelae (medRxiv)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-764-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 764</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your questions for Dr. Griffin to daniel@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 763: Cap-snatch fever
<p>TWiV explains how cap-snatching, the priming of viral mRNA synthesis with fragments of host mRNAs, can lead to the synthesis of novel viral proteins.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://mgm.ufl.edu/profile/condit-rich/">Rich Condit</a>, and <a href="https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>Cap-snatching makes <a href= "https://www.cell.com/cell/fulltext/S0092-8674(20)30630-9?_returnURL=https%3A%2F%2Flinkinghub.elsevier.com%2Fretrieve%2Fpii%2FS0092867420306309%3Fshowall%3Dtrue"> new ORFs</a> (Cell)</li> <li>Cap-snatching leads to <a href= "https://www.cell.com/cell/fulltext/S0092-8674(20)30677-2?_returnURL=https%3A%2F%2Flinkinghub.elsevier.com%2Fretrieve%2Fpii%2FS0092867420306772%3Fshowall%3Dtrue"> novel proteins</a> (Cell)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-763-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 763</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Kathy</strong> – Flat pasta that turns into shapes <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2021/05/05/science/pasta-3d-flat.html">here</a> and <a href= "https://advances.sciencemag.org/content/7/19/eabf4098">here</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href="https://www.adfontesmedia.com/">Ad Fontes Media Bias Chart</a> (<a href= "https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ad_Fontes_Media">wiki</a>)<br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href="https://amzn.to/2S45rD3">Martin Beck police mysteries</a></p> <h3>Listener Picks</h3> <p><strong>Greg</strong> – <a href= "https://youtu.be/FzOv14fA-BI">Stewart Lee on Loch Ness monster</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 762: SARS-CoV-2 origins with Robert Garry
<p>Robert Garry joins TWiV to explain how the molecular biology of SARS-CoV-2 shows that it came from Nature and not a lab, including the receptor binding domain, the furin cleavage site, and the two lineages circulating in Wuhan wildlife markets.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.alandove.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href="http://mgm.ufl.edu/profile/condit-rich/">Rich Condit</a>, and <a href="http://twitter.com/bioprofbarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href= "https://medicine.tulane.edu/departments/microbiology-immunology-tulane-cancer-center-tips-advisory-committee-tips-mentor/faculty"> Robert Garry</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li><a href= "https://virological.org/t/the-proximal-origin-of-sars-cov-2/398">The proximal origin of SARS-CoV-2</a> (Nature)</li> <li><a href= "https://virological.org/t/early-appearance-of-two-distinct-genomic-lineages-of-sars-cov-2-in-different-wuhan-wildlife-markets-suggests-sars-cov-2-has-a-natural-origin/691"> Two early genome lineages</a> in Wuhan markets (virological.org)</li> <li>Insights from spike proteins of <a href= "https://virological.org/t/spike-protein-sequences-of-cambodian-thai-and-japanese-bat-sarbecoviruses-provide-insights-into-the-natural-evolution-of-the-receptor-binding-domain-and-s1-s2-cleavage-site/622"> bat sarbecoviruses</a> (virological.org)</li> <li><a title="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-762-letters/" href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-762-letters/">Letters</a> read on TWiV 762</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Dickson</strong> – <a href= "https://michaelbach.de/ot/index.html">143 Optical Illusions and Visual Phenomena</a><br /> <strong>Brianne</strong> – <a href= "https://www.covid19prequels.com/prequels/the-arcane-research-that-prepared-us-for-covid-19"> The Arcane Research that Prepared Us for COVID-19</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://hiddenbrain.org/stories/">Hidden Brain podcast</a><br /> <strong>Alan</strong> – <a href= "https://www.pnas.org/content/118/15/e1912441117">A scientific theory of gist communication</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-021-01383-3">Divisive COVID ‘lab leak’ debate prompts dire warnings from researchers</a></p> <h3>Listener Picks</h3> <p><strong>Jon</strong> – <a href= "https://investors.modernatx.com/events/event-details/science-day">Moderna Science Day</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 761: COVID-19 clinical update #64 with Dr. Daniel Griffin
In COVID-19 clinical update #64, Daniel Griffin covers new guidance from NY on day camps, mitigation and infection rates in schools, testing to sustain in person instruction, Moderna mRNA vaccine highly effective in adolescents, longer storage of Pfizer vaccine, FDA EUA for sotrovimab, and persistent illness in UK children. <div class="entry-content"> <p>Hosts: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a> and <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>Guidance on <a href= "https://www.governor.ny.gov/sites/default/files/atoms/files/Child_Care_Daycamps_Detailed_Guidelines.pdf"> child camps and day care</a> (NY State)</li> <li>Mitigation and <a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2021.05.19.21257467v1">schools</a> (medRxiv)</li> <li>Masks in <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/70/wr/mm7021e1.htm">elementary schools</a> (MMWR)</li> <li>Testing to sustain <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/70/wr/mm7021e2.htm?s_cid=mm7021e2_x"> in person instruction</a> (MMWR)</li> <li><a href= "https://investors.modernatx.com/news-releases/news-release-details/moderna-announces-teencove-study-its-covid-19-vaccine"> TeenCOVE</a> results (Moderna)</li> <li>Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/covid-19/info-by-product/pfizer/downloads/storage-summary.pdf"> handling and storage</a> (CDC)</li> <li>EUA for <a href= "https://www.fda.gov/news-events/press-announcements/coronavirus-covid-19-update-fda-authorizes-additional-monoclonal-antibody-treatment-covid-19"> sotrovimab</a> (FDA)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2021.05.05.21256649v1">Illness duration</a> in UK schoolchildren (medRxiv)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-761-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 761</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your questions for Dr. Griffin to daniel@microbe.tv</p> </div>
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TWiV 760: SARS-CoV-2 origins with Peter Daszak, Thea Kølsen Fischer, Marion Koopmans
<p>Peter Daszak, Thea Kølsen Fischer, and Marion Koopmans, members of the WHO team investigating the origins of SARS-CoV-2 join TWiV to explain the work done by the committee during phase one, their conclusions, and the extent of work that remains to be done in phase two.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://mgm.ufl.edu/profile/condit-rich/">Rich Condit</a>, and <a href="https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href= "https://www.ecohealthalliance.org/personnel/dr-peter-daszak">Peter Daszak</a>, <a href= "https://www.linkedin.com/in/thea-k%C3%B8lsen-fischer-b547b54/?originalSubdomain=dk"> Thea Kølsen Fischer</a>, and <a href= "https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marion_Koopmans">Marion Koopmans</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>Peter on TWiV <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-615/">615</a>, <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-623/">623</a></li> <li>Thea on TWiV <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-576/">576</a></li> <li>Marion on TWiV <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-413/">413</a>, <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-548/">548</a></li> <li>WHO report on <a href= "https://www.who.int/health-topics/coronavirus/origins-of-the-virus"> origins of SARS-CoV-2</a></li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Kathy</strong> – <a href= "https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/My_Octopus_Teacher">My Octopus Teacher</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Wyndham">John Wyndam</a> classic Sci Fi: <a href= "https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Chrysalids">The Chrysalids</a>, <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Day_of_the_Triffids">The Day of the Triffids</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "http://sars2evo.datamonkey.org/">SARS-CoV-2 Phylogeny and Spatiotemporal Spread</a> (<a href= "https://academic.oup.com/mbe/advance-article/doi/10.1093/molbev/msab118/6257226">paper</a>)</p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 759: Pork dogs and an evolutionary pickle
<p>TWiV examines spillovers of porcine and canine coronaviruses into humans in Haiti and Malaysia, and how antigenic evolution of measles virus is constrained by multiple co-dominant epitopes on the viral glycoproteins.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.alandove.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href="http://www.enterovirus.net/">Amy Rosenfeld</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>ASV <a href="https://asv.org/Education/">vaccine town halls</a> 15:10</li> <li><a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2021.03.19.21253391v1">Porcine deltacoronavirus</a> in Haitian children (medRxiv)</li> <li><a href= "https://academic.oup.com/cid/advance-article/doi/10.1093/cid/ciab456/6278597"> Canine coronavirus</a> from Malaysian pneumonia patient (Clin Inf Dis)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-340/">No shift, measles</a> (TWiV 340)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-395/">The Cancer Thief</a> (TWiV</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-759-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 759</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Dickson</strong> – <a href= "https://amzn.to/2T4AnmR">Ants: workers of the world</a><br /> <strong>Amy</strong> – <a href="https://amzn.to/3hHxrab">Let The Record Show</a> by Sarah Schulman<br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://www.washingtonpost.com/outlook/qanon-game-plays-believers/2021/05/10/31d8ea46-928b-11eb-a74e-1f4cf89fd948_story.html"> QAnon resembles the games I design</a><br /> <strong>Alan</strong> – <a href= "https://librivox.org/">Librivox</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://stratechery.com/">Stratechery</a></p> <h3>Listener Picks</h3> <p><strong>Fernando</strong> – <a href= "https://www.wired.com/story/the-teeny-tiny-scientific-screwup-that-helped-covid-kill/"> The 60-year old scientific screwup that helped COVID kill</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 758: COVID-19 clinical update #63 with Dr. Daniel Griffin
<p>In COVID-19 clinical update #63, Daniel Griffin reviews cases at child care facilities, estimates of mRNA vaccine effectiveness, risk of reinfection in university students, enhanced antibody generation with extended interval of mRNA vaccination, no benefit of convalescent plasma in hospitalized patients, and risk of clinical sequelae after acute infection.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a> and <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>COVID-19 in <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/70/wr/mm7020a3.htm?s_cid=mm7020a3_w"> child care facilities</a> (MMWR)</li> <li>mRNA vaccine <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/70/wr/mm7020e2.htm">effectiveness</a> (MMWR)</li> <li><a href= "https://covid19vaccine.health.ny.gov/excelsior-pass">Excelsior pass</a> (NYS)</li> <li>Risk of SARS-CoV-2 <a href= "https://academic.oup.com/cid/advance-article/doi/10.1093/cid/ciab454/6276528"> reinfection</a> in university students (CID)</li> <li>Enhanced antibody production with <a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2021.05.15.21257017v1">longer mRNA vaccine interval</a> (medRxiv)</li> <li>Convalescent plasma trial in <a href= "https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(21)00897-7/fulltext"> hospitalized patients</a> (Lancet)</li> <li>Phase 3 data on <a href= "https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/phase-3-data-presented-at-ats-2021-show-regen-cov-casirivimab-with-imdevimab-reduced-risk-of-hospitalization-or-death-by-70-in-non-hospitalized-covid-19-patients-301292557.html"> REGEN-COV</a> (PR Newswire)</li> <li><a href="https://www.bmj.com/content/373/bmj.n1098">Clinical sequelae</a> after acute COVID-19 (BMJ)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-758-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 758</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your questions for Dr. Griffin to daniel@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 757: Supershedders and super vaccines
<p>TWiV reveals that 2% of SARS-CoV-2−positive individuals carry 90% of the virus circulating in a college campus, and a nanoparticle vaccine that induces cross-reactive immunity against multiple pandemic and pre-emergent coronaviruses.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://twitter.com/bioprofbarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>ASV <a href="https://asv.org/Education/">vaccine town halls</a></li> <li>2% of SARS-CoV-2 positives carry <a href= "https://www.pnas.org/content/pnas/118/21/e2104547118.full.pdf">most viral RNA</a> (PNAS)</li> <li>Pan-coronavirus nanoparticle vaccine (Nature)</li> <li>Why HIV-1 particles have <a href= "https://journals.plos.org/plospathogens/article?id=10.1371/journal.ppat.1004254"> few spikes</a> (PLoS Path)</li> <li><a title="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-754-letters/" href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-757-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 757</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne</strong> – <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2021/05/18/world/americas/darwins-arch-collapse.html?action=click&module=In%20Other%20News&pgtype=Homepage"> Darwin’s Arch Collapses</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong> – <a href= "https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-scotland-52278716">The woman who discovered the first coronavirus</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://topdocumentaryfilms.com/pleasure-finding-things-out/">“Richard Feynman: The pleasure of finding things out”</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://cdcn.org/CORONA/">CORONA Project</a></p> <h3>Listener Picks</h3> <p><strong>JH</strong> – <a href= "http://www.southbendtribune.com/news/local/fungus-full-of-psychedelic-drugs-could-cause-indiana-brood-x-cicadas-butts-to-fall-off/article_60c6c146-b4e8-11eb-9046-c32f2959461d.html?fbclid=IwAR0GIRp5j_0TgFw_m8lWfbpimPcf66OdWJmfpFnd09fwx_c-59aTSDkvk30"> Fungus kills cicadas</a><br /> <strong>Alan</strong> – <a href= "https://www.goodreads.com/en/book/show/53402132-liftoff"><em>Liftoff</em> by Eric Berger</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 756: Precluding problematic polio prophylaxis
<p>TWiV returns to the 2012 brouhaha over transmission experiments with avian H5N1 influenza virus, re-examines the claim of SARS-CoV-2 RNA integration into human DNA, and reviews the engineering and testing of a genetically stable version of the attenuated type 2 Sabin poliovirus vaccine.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.alandove.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href="http://www.enterovirus.net/">Amy Rosenfeld</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>ASV <a href="https://asv.org/Education/">vaccine town halls</a> 3:16</li> <li>First <a href= "https://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/jenner-tests-smallpox-vaccine"> smallpox vaccine</a> day</li> <li><a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/vaccines/fully-vaccinated.html"> Revised</a> masking and distancing (CDC)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.psandman.com/articles/Fouchier.htm#:~:text=%E2%80%9CThis%20is%20very%20bad%20news,become%20a%20viable%20aerosol%20virus.d"> Science vs Spin</a> (Sandman)</li> <li>Artifactual <a href= "https://www.pnas.org/content/118/21/e2105968118">SARS-CoV-2 integration</a> (PNAS)</li> <li>SARS-CoV-2 integration is <a href= "https://jvi.asm.org/content/early/2021/05/07/JVI.00294-21">artifactual</a> (J Virol)</li> <li>Engineering n<a href= "https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1931312820302304?via%3Dihub">ew OPV2</a> (Cell Host Micr)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0140673619312796"> Safety and immunogenicity</a> of nOPV2 (Lancet)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(19)31516-8/fulltext"> Poliopolis</a> (Lancet)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-756-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 756</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Dickson</strong> – <a href="https://fivedeeps.com/">Five Deeps</a><br /> <strong>Amy</strong> – <a href= "https://amzn.to/3w32wZK"><em>Premonition</em> by Michael Lewis</a><br /> <strong>Alan</strong> – <a href="https://amzn.to/2SOwMJv"><em>The Secret Life of Groceries</em> by Benjamin Lorr</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://nerdist.com/article/ferrofluid-floating-above-superconductor/"> The Way Ferrofluid Floats Above a Superconductor Is Unreal</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-200-threading-the-neidl/">Threading the NEIDL</a></p> <h3>Listener Picks</h3> <p><strong>Iradis</strong> – <a href= "https://youtu.be/Y_9FZDnCaoU">SN15 Launch and Landing</a><br /> <strong>Blue Pilgrim</strong> – <a href= "https://www.farmandgardentools.com/blogs/news/shelby-howland-founder-of-howland-tools"> Howland Garden Tools</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 755: COVID-19 clinical update #62 with Dr. Daniel Griffin
<p>In COVID-19 clinical update #62, Daniel Griffin covers outdoor transmission of the virus, safe use of NSAIDS, expansion of Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine to include 12-15 year olds, post-disease Mucormycosis, and hydroxychloroquine treatment associated with increased mortality.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a> and <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li><a href= "https://www.aappublications.org/news/2021/05/06/moderna-covid-vaccine-teens-050621"> Moderna vaccine</a> safe, effective in teens (AAP news)</li> <li>Review of <a href= "https://academic.oup.com/jid/article/223/4/550/6009483">outdoor transmission</a> (JID)</li> <li>Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine <a href= "https://www.fda.gov/news-events/press-announcements/coronavirus-covid-19-update-fda-authorizes-pfizer-biontech-covid-19-vaccine-emergency-use"> EUA 12-15 year olds</a> (FDA)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lanrhe/article/PIIS2665-9913(21)00104-1/fulltext"> NSAIDS</a> safe in COVID-19 (Lancet Rheum)</li> <li>Post-COVID <a href= "https://www.cambridge.org/core/journals/journal-of-laryngology-and-otology/article/post-coronavirus-disease-mucormycosis-a-deadly-addition-to-the-pandemic-spectrum/251E9117C1EBE152A8A42A4927F3BB7D"> black fungus</a> (Laryngol Otol)</li> <li>HCQ and <a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/s41467-021-22446-z">increased mortality</a> (Nat Comm)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-755-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 755</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your questions for Dr. Griffin to daniel@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 754: Tuesday two: SARS-CoV-2 and TLR2
<p>TWiV discusses the finding that the envelope (E) protein of SARS-CoV-2 is sensed by toll-like receptor 2 on cells, leading to the production of inflammatory cytokines that cause damage to cells and tissues in COVID-19.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://twitter.com/bioprofbarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>ASV <a href="https://asv.org/Education/">vaccine town halls</a></li> <li><a href= "http://www.humanvaccinesproject.org/michelsonprizes">Michelson Prizes</a></li> <li><a href= "https://www.fda.gov/news-events/press-announcements/coronavirus-covid-19-update-fda-authorizes-pfizer-biontech-covid-19-vaccine-emergency-use"> FDA authorizes</a> Pfizer/BioNTech mRNA vaccine for adolescents (FDA)</li> <li>TLR2 senses SARS-CoV-2 <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33963333/">E protein</a> (Nat Imm)</li> <li><a href= "https://virologyj.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12985-019-1182-0"> Review</a> on CoV E protein (Virology J)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne</strong> – <a href= "https://apps.apple.com/us/app/lab-hacks/id1462593060">Lab.Hacks Lab Assistant App</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-021-01157-x">Weird viral DNA spills secrets to biologists</a>; <a href= "https://www.who.int/initiatives/act-accelerator/covax">COVAX</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong> – <a href= "https://climate.nasa.gov/earth-now/#/vitalsign?vitalsign=visible_earth&altid=0&animating=f"> Planet Earth Now</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://viralzone.expasy.org/9556">Variants at ViralZone</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 753: The ferret nose where the virus goes
<p>TWiV revisits Brazil’s rejection of Sputnik vaccine, examines influenza transmission via the air from the nasal epithelium of ferrets, and a history of accidental releases of polioviruses and their relevance for eradication of poliomyelitis.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.alandove.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "http://twitter.com/bioprofbarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>ASV <a href="https://asv.org/Education/">vaccine town halls</a></li> <li><a href= "https://sputnikvaccine.com/newsroom/pressreleases/single-dose-vaccine-sputnik-light-authorized-for-use-in-russia/"> Sputnik Light</a></li> <li>Ferret <a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/s41467-020-14626-0">airborne transmission</a> of influenza virus (Nat Comm)</li> <li>Facility <a href= "https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/eid/article/25/7/18-1703_article">releases of poliovirus</a> (Emerg Inf Dis)</li> <li>Polio eradication <a href= "https://polioeradication.org/polio-today/polio-now/">progress</a> (Polio Erad Init)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-753-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 753</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Dickson</strong> – <a href= "https://line.17qq.com/articles/cnollmglv.html">Exotic mantis</a><br /> <strong>Brianne</strong> – <a href="https://xkcd.com/2456/">Types of Scientific Paper</a><br /> <strong>Alan</strong> – <a href="http://www.rustylake.com/">Rusty Lake Games</a> / <a href= "http://www.rustylake.com/room-escape-games/cube-escape-collection.html"> Cube Escape Collection</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2021/04/29/climate/colorado-bill-compost-body.html"> The Departed Could Soon Become Compost in Colorado</a>; <a href= "https://recompose.life/">Recompose</a> (<a href= "https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Recompose">wiki</a>)<br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href="https://phil.cdc.gov/">Public Health Image Library</a></p> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong>Ivan</strong> – <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2019/07/18/science/apollo-11-as-they-shot-it-ul.html?name=styln-michael-collins&region=TOP_BANNER&block=storyline_menu_recirc&action=click&pgtype=Article&variant=show&is_new=false"> Apollo 11: As They Shot It</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 752: COVID-19 clinical update #61 with Dr. Daniel Griffin
<p>In COVID-19 clinical update #61, Daniel Griffin reviews a modeling of future hospitalizations and deaths by vaccination rates and non pharmaceutical intervention scenarios, performance evaluation of rapid antigen tests, children making up a growing share of new cases, antibody response to mRNA vaccine in solid organ transplant recipients, and outcomes in hospitalized patients treated with tocilizumab.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a> and <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>Modeling <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/70/wr/mm7019e3.htm?s_cid=mm7019e3_w"> future COVID-19 cases</a> (MMWR)</li> <li>Performance of <a href= "https://www.acpjournals.org/doi/10.7326/M21-0422">rapid antigen tests</a> (Ann Int Med)</li> <li>Children are <a href= "https://www.aappublications.org/news/2021/04/19/pediatric-covid-cases-041921"> growing share</a> of infections (AAP News)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(21)00676-0/fulltext"> Tocilizumab</a> in hospitalized patients (Lancet)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-752-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 752</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your questions for Dr. Griffin to daniel@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 751: Sputnik spat and furin in ferrets
<p>TWiV examines the claim by Brazil’s ANVISA that the Sputnik vaccine contains replication-competent adenovirus, and a role for the furin cleavage site in SARS-CoV-2 spike for efficient reproduction in the respiratory tract, evasion of antiviral IFITM proteins, and transmission in ferrets.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>ASV <a href="https://asv.org/Education/">vaccine town halls</a></li> <li><a href= "https://blogs.sciencemag.org/pipeline/archives/2021/04/28/brazil-rejects-the-gamaleya-vaccine"> Brazil rejects</a> Gamaleya vaccine (Sci Transl Med)</li> <li>Russian <a href= "https://blogs.sciencemag.org/pipeline/archives/2021/04/28/russian-vaccine-behavior"> vaccine behavior</a> (Sci Transl Med)</li> <li>Is Gamaleya vaccine <a href= "https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2021/04/russias-covid-19-vaccine-safe-brazils-veto-sputnik-v-sparks-lawsuit-threat-and"> safe</a>? (Science)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/s41564-021-00908-w">Furin cleavage site</a> in replication and transmission (Nat Micro)</li> <li>Furin site loss <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33494095/">attenuates pathogenesis</a> (Nature)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://elifesciences.org/articles/61644">The diversity and function of sourdough starter microbiomes</a>; <a href= "http://robdunnlab.com/projects/wildsourdough/">Dunn Lab Wild Sourdough Project</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong> – <a href= "https://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap210504.html">ISS, Crew Dragon, and the sun</a>  <a href= "https://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap210416.html">Doubly warped world of binary black holes</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://youtu.be/H4LTG-yhLRA">Mr. Labman</a></p> <h3>Listener Picks</h3> <p><strong>Joy</strong> – <a href= "https://www.abandonedamerica.us/">Abandoned America: Matthew Christopher’s Autopsy of the American Dream</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 750: To err is viral
<p>The TWiVmeisters discuss how copy-back defective viral genomes might modulate the clinical outcome of respiratory syncytial virus infection, and detection of antibodies to henipa- and filo-like viruses in Trinidad bats.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.alandove.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>Vaccine education <a href="http://asv.org/Education">town halls</a> (ASV)</li> <li>RSV cpDVG may <a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/s41564-021-00882-3">influence clinical outcome</a> (Nat Micro)</li> <li><a href= "https://academic.oup.com/jid/article/221/Supplement_4/S375/5731483"> Henipa- and filo-like viruses</a> in Trinidad bats (J Inf Dis)</li> <li>Nice <a href= "https://www.urmc.rochester.edu/labs/sun/research.aspx">image of cpDVG generation</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-750-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 750</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Dickson</strong> – <a href= "https://www.olympus-lifescience.com/en/landing/ioty-2020/">Olympus Image of the Year Award</a><br /> <strong>Alan</strong> – <a href= "https://www.pnas.org/content/118/1/e2024143118.short">We need to improve the welfare of life science trainees</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://www.sheldrickwildlifetrust.org/">Sheldrick Wildlife Trust</a>; <a href="https://www.retetielephants.org/">The Reteti Elephant Sanctuary</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong> – <a href= "https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/aria-code/id1442604220?i=1000512377690"> Aria Code Nessun dorma podcast</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://covariants.org/">Covariants</a></p> <h3>Listener Picks</h3> <p><strong>Justin</strong> – <a href="https://nyti.ms/2S4XcpX">How Pfizer Makes Its Covid-19 Vaccine</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 749: COVID-19 clinical update #60 with Dr. Daniel Griffin
<p>In COVID-19 clinical update #60, Daniel Griffin summarizes CDC guidance for summer camps, how to protect yourself when fully vaccinated, updated recommendation for J&J vaccine, declining global case fatality rate, and characterization of post-acute sequelae.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a> and <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>Summer camp <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/schools-childcare/summer-camps.html"> guidance</a> (CDC)</li> <li>Protect yourself when <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/vaccines/fully-vaccinated.html"> fully vaccinated</a> (CDC)</li> <li>Updated recommendation on <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/70/wr/mm7017e4.htm">J&J vaccine</a> (MMWR)</li> <li>NY variant B1.526 (<a href= "https://depts.washington.edu/pandemicalliance/2021/03/25/b-1-526-sars-cov-2-variants-identified-in-new-york-city-are-neutralized-by-vaccine-elicited-and-therapeutic-monoclonal-antibodies/">one</a>, <a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2021.02.23.21252259v1">two</a>)</li> <li>Declining <a href= "https://www.ajtmh.org/view/journals/tpmd/aop/article-10.4269-ajtmh.20-1496/article-10.4269-ajtmh.20-1496.xml"> global CFR</a> (AJTMH)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.pfizer.com/news/press-release/press-release-detail/pfizer-initiates-phase-1-study-novel-oral-antiviral"> Protease inhibitor</a> in phase I (Pfizer)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.merck.com/news/merck-and-ridgeback-biotherapeutics-provide-update-on-progress-of-clinical-development-program-for-molnupiravir-an-investigational-oral-therapeutic-for-the-treatment-of-mild-to-moderate-covid-19/"> Molnupiravir</a> advances (Merck)</li> <li>Post acute <a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-021-03553-9">sequelae</a> (Nature)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-749-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 749</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your questions for Dr. Griffin to daniel@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 748: SARS-CoV-2 gets a sense of humoral
<p>A TWiV trio explains a method for sequencing single genomes of SARS-CoV-2 and its use to explore in-host evolution drive by antibody responses, and incidence of cerebral venous thrombosis in COVID-19 patients and vaccine recipients.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href="http://www.alandove.com/">Alan Dove</a>, and <a href="http://twitter.com/bioprofbarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>In-host <a href= "https://journals.plos.org/plospathogens/article?id=10.1371/journal.ppat.1009431"> SARS-CoV-2 evolution</a> drive by antibody (PLoS Path)</li> <li>COVID-19 and <a href="https://osf.io/a9jdq/">CVT</a> (OSF)</li> <li>CoronaVac <a href= "https://www.economist.com/graphic-detail/2021/04/15/in-clinical-and-real-world-trials-chinas-sinovac-underperforms"> underperforms</a> (Economist)</li> <li>Precision Vaccines Program <a href= "https://www.nature.com/naturecareers/job/postdoctoral-research-fellow-boston-childrens-hospital-bch-738841"> postdoc position</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-748-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 748</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne</strong> – <a href= "https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2021/04/antibody-breakup/618668/"> Show Your Immune System Some Love</a><br /> <strong>Alan</strong> – <a href= "http://www.southernfriedscience.com/i-built-a-horrifying-cyborg-sea-turtle-hatchling-so-you-can-learn-about-ecology/"> Cyborg sea turtle</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2021/04/22/science/thomas-brock-dead.html?action=click&module=In%20Other%20News&pgtype=Homepage"> Thomas Brock dies</a></p> <h3>Listener Picks</h3> <p><strong>April</strong> – <a href= "https://www.thehighline.org/">The High Line</a><br /> <strong>Michel</strong> – <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K3odScka55A">Why you can’t compare Covid-19 vaccines</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 747: COVID-19 clinical update #59 with Dr. Daniel Griffin
<p>Daniel Griffin discusses a front-line health care worker survey, pre-exposure seropositivity and subsequent infection in healthy young adults, fitted filtration efficiency of double masking, BinaxNow rapid in-home antigen test, postvaccination infections in a nursing facility, safety of mRNA vaccine in pregnant women, case control study of Bamlanivimab, no evidence for brain infection in patients with neurolgical symptoms, and mortality among US patients hospitalized with COVID-19.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a> and <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>Healthcare worker <a href= "https://www.kff.org/coronavirus-covid-19/poll-finding/kff-washington-post-health-care-workers/"> survey</a> (KFF)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lanres/article/PIIS2213-2600(21)00158-2/fulltext"> Seropositivity and infection risk</a> in young adults (Lancet)</li> <li>Efficiency of <a href= "https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamainternalmedicine/fullarticle/2778913"> double masking</a> (JAMA)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.abbott.com/BinaxNOW-Test-NAVICA-App.html">BinaxNow</a> antigen test (Abbott)</li> <li>mRNA vaccine safety in <a href= "https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa2104983">pregnant persons</a> (NEJM)</li> <li>Bamlanivimab <a href= "https://academic.oup.com/cid/advance-article/doi/10.1093/cid/ciab305/6224410"> case control study</a> (CID)</li> <li>COVID-19 <a href= "https://academic.oup.com/brain/advance-article/doi/10.1093/brain/awab148/6226391"> neuropathology</a> (Brain)</li> <li><a href= "https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamanetworkopen/article-abstract/2778237"> Mortality</a> among hospitalized COVID-19 patients (JAMA)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-747-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 747</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your questions for Dr. Griffin to daniel@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 746: Encephalitis viruses dine on caveolae
<p>Team TWiV explains how alphaviruses like Western equine encephalitis virus cross into the brain from capillaries by caveolin-mediated transcytosis, and reveal scientists’ incentives and attitudes towards public communication.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://twitter.com/bioprofbarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>Viral brain entry by <a href= "https://mbio.asm.org/content/mbio/11/1/e02731-19.full.pdf">transcytosis across endothelial cells</a> (mBio)</li> <li>Scientists attitudes towards <a href= "https://www.pnas.org/content/117/3/1274">public communication</a> (PNAS)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-746-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 746</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Dickson</strong> – <a href= "https://www.nasa.gov/press-release/nasa-s-ingenuity-mars-helicopter-succeeds-in-historic-first-flight"> NASA ingenuity helicopter ride</a><br /> <strong>Brianne</strong> – <a href= "https://twitter.com/FaheemYounus/status/1384442462391910403?s=20">Vaccine Efficacy Animation</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong> – <a href= "https://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap210418.html">Airglow over the Azores</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://www.gisaid.org/">Gisaid</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 745: Gorilla COVID with Nadine Lamberski
<p>Nadine Lamberski joins TWiV to discuss an outbreak of COVID-19 among gorillas at the San Diego Zoo, and the use of a spike protein-based vaccine to immunize the animals.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href="http://www.alandove.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href="https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://twitter.com/bioprofbarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href= "https://sandiegozoowildlifealliance.org/about-us/key-leaders/nadine-lamberski"> Nadine Lamberski</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li><a href= "https://www.nationalgeographic.com/animals/article/first-great-apes-at-us-zoo-receive-coronavirus-vaccine-made-for-animals?cmpid=org=ngp::mc=crm-email::src=ngp::cmp=editorial::add=Animals_20210304&rid=1278B6A71E3C16101975F8D3235E89ED"> Gorillas</a> receive COVID-19 vaccine (Nat Geo)</li> <li>COVID-19 vaccine for <a href= "https://www.zoetis.com/news-and-media/feature-stories/posts/zoetis-emerging-infectious-disease-capabilities-support-covid-19-solutions-for-great-apes-and-minks.aspx"> great apes and mink</a> (Zoetis)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-745-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 745</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne</strong> – <a href= "https://science.sciencemag.org/content/372/6539/227.full">The Dream Vaccine</a><br /> <strong>Alan</strong> – <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uuO-LmN22jY">Taking vaccines to Smith Island</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong> – <a href= "https://www.getrevue.co/profile/dailyoverview?utm_campaign=Issue&utm_content=forwarded&utm_medium=email&utm_source=Daily+Overview"> Daily Overviews Subscribe</a> <a href= "https://www.getrevue.co/profile/dailyoverview/issues/dutch-tulips-484561?utm_campaign=Issue&utm_content=view_in_browser&utm_medium=email&utm_source=Daily+Overview"> Tulips</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://nextstrain.org/">Nextstrain</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 744: COVID-19 clinical update #58 with Dr. Daniel Griffin
<p>In COVID-19 clinical update #58, Daniel Griffin provides the latest update on the J&J vaccine pause, healthcare worker deaths, children and COVID, physical inactivity associated with higher risk, using monoclonal antibodies for prophylaxis, and shows us how to properly wear a face mask.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a> and <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>Healthcare worker <a href= "https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2021/apr/08/us-health-workers-deaths-covid-lost-on-the-frontline"> deaths</a> (Guardian)</li> <li>Children and adolescent <a href= "https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamanetworkopen/fullarticle/2778347"> disease severity</a> (JAMA)</li> <li>Physical inactivity and <a href= "https://bjsm.bmj.com/content/early/2021/04/07/bjsports-2021-104080"> increased disease risk</a> (BMJ)</li> <li>Expansion of Pfizer/BioNTech EUA (<a href= "https://cdn.pfizer.com/pfizercom/2021-04/EUA-12-15yo-Statement-9-April-2021.pdf?VersionId=Vg2h9d1M1XTo58jO8UIogPxXeLcn27cH">pdf</a>)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa2104882">Thrombosis</a> after ChAdOX1 vaccine (NEJM)</li> <li>Your <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/prevent-getting-sick/about-face-coverings.html"> guide to masks</a> (CDC)</li> <li>Phase 3 mAb <a href= "https://investor.regeneron.com/news-releases/news-release-details/phase-3-prevention-trial-showed-81-reduced-risk-symptomatic-sars"> prevention trial</a> (Regeneron)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-744-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 744</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your questions for Dr. Griffin to daniel@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 743: Shape-shifting viruses
<p>The TWiVsters explain how the shape of pleomorphic virus particles – spherical or filamentous – determines the probability of virus attachment and fusion, and resistance to selective pressure such as antibodies that block cell entry.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href="http://www.enterovirus.net/">Amy Rosenfeld</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li><a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/s41564-021-00877-0%E2%80%9D">Pleomorphic virus particles</a> and cell entry (Nat Micro)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-743-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 743</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Dickson</strong> – <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2021/04/07/science/particle-physics-muon-fermilab-brookhaven.html?campaign_id=190&emc=edit_ufn_20210408&instance_id=29017&nl=updates-from-the-newsroom-&regi_id=95679604&segment_id=55229&te=1&user_id=e7ac622ce23e889a3fb65ad658374278"> A tiny particle’s wobble could upend the laws of physics</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WLngRqP1PYI">COVID-19/SARS-CoV-2: Viruses, Vaccines & Variants Made Easy</a><br /> <strong>Amy</strong> – <a href= "https://open.spotify.com/playlist/7DuQ9P40zH6v0bKdvC6Nmx?si=7fd53b62408748db&nd=1"> Vaccine Anthems</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://darknetdiaries.com/episode/86/">DarkNet Diaries Ep. 86</a></p> <h3>Listener Picks</h3> <p><strong>Steve</strong> – <a href= "https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=6kOesPt7iBY">Cover Your Freakin’ Face</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 742: De-fusing COVID-19
<p>TWiV reviews a drug screen for inhibitors of syncytium formation, the fusing of cells caused by SARS-CoV-2, which reveals that the process is regulated by a calcium-activated ion channel and scramblase that is inhibited by the anti-parasite drug Niclosamide.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.alandove.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "http://twitter.com/bioprofbarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>TMEM16 inhibitors block SARS-CoV-2 driven <a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-021-03491-6">syncytium formation</a> (Nature)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-742-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 742</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne</strong> – <a href= "https://www.bmj.com/content/373/bmj.n657">COVID-19: a disaster five years in the making</a><br /> <strong>Alan</strong> – <em><a href="https://amzn.to/2Rr5rwr">The Tyranny of Merit</a></em><br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2021/04/09/opinion/racism-covid-vaccine.html"> Racism Makes Me Question Everything. I Got the Vaccine Anyway</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong> – The Transcontinental Burrito Tunnel<br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCoZ7xYyx3UjG6Xus1l73Vww">Trudy Rey’s YouTube Channel</a></p> <h3>Listener Picks</h3> <p><strong>Jeff</strong> – <a href= "https://www.kcrw.com/news/shows/left-right-center/infrastructure-week-maybe-for-real-this-time"> Rebecca Lee Smith on Left Right and Center</a><br /> <strong>Ryan</strong> – <a href= "https://www.warnerbros.com/tv/perfect-strangers">Perfect Strangers</a> (<a href= "https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=z_5J1csi1AU">clip</a>)</p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 741: COVID-19 clinical update #57 with Dr. Daniel Griffin
<p>In COVID-19 clinical update #57, Daniel Griffin covers children and MIS-C, school opening plans, transmission event with masks, fomite transmission, diagnostic test performance, AZ vaccine and blood clots, and long COVID and the effect of vaccines.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a> and <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>Children with <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33625505/">MIS-C</a> (JAMA)</li> <li>Transmission <a href= "https://academic.oup.com/ofid/article/8/3/ofab036/6121257">with masks</a> (Op For Inf Dis)</li> <li>Accuracy of <a href= "https://www.ajicjournal.org/article/S0196-6553(20)30693-3/pdf">diagnostic tests</a> (J Clin Micro)</li> <li><a href="https://www.bmj.com/content/372/bmj.n693">Long COVID</a> in hospitalized patients (BMJ)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2021.01.16.21249950v1">Neurological and psychiatric</a> outcomes of COVID-19 (medRxiv)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-741-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 741</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your questions for Dr. Griffin to daniel@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 740: Complementation will get you everywhere
<p>The Guardians of the TWiV-o-verse discuss the process of codon deoptimization for the production of experimental infectious attenuated viral vaccines, and how a respiratory syncytial virus with 619 base changes was rescued by genomes with very large internal deletions.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://twitter.com/bioprofbarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li><a href="https://nido2021.nl/scientific-program.php">NIDO 2021 Symposium</a></li> <li>ASV hosts free COVID-19 Vaccine Education Town Halls (register <a title="https://asv.org/education/" href= "https://asv.org/education/">here</a>)</li> <li><a href= "https://careers.umich.edu/job_detail/194512/research_lab_specialist_inter"> Research position</a> in Spindler laboratory</li> <li><a href= "https://science.sciencemag.org/content/320/5884/1784">Attenuation of poliovirus</a> by codon deoptimization (Science)</li> <li>Rescue of <a href= "https://www.pnas.org/content/118/13/e2020969118">codon-deoptimized RSV</a> by large deletions (PNAS)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-740-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 740</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Dickson</strong> – <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2021/04/05/science/ants-wilson-photography-niga-rice.html"> Let us now praise tiny ants</a><br /> <strong>Brianne</strong> – <a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/nj7363-239a">Small-school science</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://www.washingtonpost.com/history/2021/04/01/vaccine-supreme-court-smallpox-covid/"> Smallpox ‘virus squads’ and the mandatory vaccinations upheld by the Supreme Court</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong> – <a href="https://youtu.be/HGGa9drcClI">The Transcontinental Burrito Tunnel</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/user/roberttiso">Glass music by Robert Tiso</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 739: COVID-19 convalescent plasma with Arturo Casadevall
<p>Arturo Casadevall joins TWiV to discuss the use of convalescent plasma to treat COVID-19, including a history of the process, how plasma is prepared and tested, why it is difficult to conduct randomized clinical trials, how this treatment has fared and his hopes for the future.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.alandove.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "http://twitter.com/bioprofbarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href= "https://www.jhsph.edu/faculty/directory/profile/3126/arturo-casadevall"> Arturo Casadevall</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>Victory for <a href= "https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__www.thenewatlantis.com_publications_a-2Dvictory-2Dfor-2Dscientific-2Dpragmatism&d=DwMGaQ&c=G2MiLlal7SXE3PeSnG8W6_JBU6FcdVjSsBSbw6gcR0U&r=o4snVIQZ0CVuLGpZvqFOP4ToVfgjBKFWQW4Gx6mIfA4&m=9qtNVrthTzTdzN3PsTiCmkHblaNqli_KwwmZ0_vlqdE&s=VMInB8bj8icV_00oPo7we1F6zzdDZ3P01AQu-vyl694&e="> Scientific Pragmatism</a> (New Atlantis)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa2031893">Convalescent plasma levels</a> and risk of COVID-19 death (NEJM)</li> <li>COVID-19 convalescent plasma <a href= "https://www.jci.org/articles/view/140200">safety indicators</a> (JCI)</li> <li>COVID-19 convalescent plasma <a href= "https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__www.medrxiv.org_content_10.1101_2021.03.12.21253373v1&d=DwMGaQ&c=G2MiLlal7SXE3PeSnG8W6_JBU6FcdVjSsBSbw6gcR0U&r=o4snVIQZ0CVuLGpZvqFOP4ToVfgjBKFWQW4Gx6mIfA4&m=9qtNVrthTzTdzN3PsTiCmkHblaNqli_KwwmZ0_vlqdE&s=YF2XqrDbrX11bOyvCmszD-Us7EQA1bmT3MUlzRE7O4o&e="> reduces mortality</a> (medRxiv)</li> <li>Pfizer mRNA vaccine in <a href= "https://www.pfizer.com/news/press-release/press-release-detail/pfizer-biontech-announce-positive-topline-results-pivotal"> 12-15 year olds</a> (Pfizer)</li> <li><a href="https://nido2021.nl/scientific-program.php">NIDO 2021 Symposium</a></li> <li>ASV hosts free COVID-19 Vaccine Education Town Halls (register <a title="https://asv.org/education/" href= "https://asv.org/education/">here</a>)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-739-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 739</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne</strong> – <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2021/03/30/science/blackwater-photography-fish-larvae.html"> The Ocean’s Youngest Monsters Are Ready for Glamour Shots</a><br /> <strong>Alan</strong> – <a href= "https://tomorrowcorporation.com/7billionhumans">7 Billion Humans</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://mymodernmet.com/oregon-zoo-animal-x-rays/">15 Fascinating Animal X-Rays From the Oregon Zoo</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://syndromictrends.com/metric/panel/rp/percent_positivity/organism/main"> Respiratory pathogen trends</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 738: COVID-19 clinical update #56 with Dr. Daniel Griffin
<p>In COVID-19 clinical update #56, Daniel Griffin note increasing hospitalization in children and young adults, Pfizer vaccine efficacy results in 12-15 year olds, rapid self administered nucleic acid and antigen tests, mRNA vaccine efficacy in real world conditions, and improvement of long COVID after vaccination.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a> and <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>Pfizer mRNA vaccine is 100% effective in <a href= "https://www.pfizer.com/news/press-release/press-release-detail/pfizer-biontech-announce-positive-topline-results-pivotal"> 12-15 year olds</a> (Pfizer)</li> <li>Cue <a href= "https://www.cuehealth.com/about/press/fda-authorizes-cue-health's-covid-19-test-for-at-home-and-over-the/"> at-home PCR test</a> receives FDA EUA (Cue)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.amazon.com/DxTerity-COVID-19-Collection-Shipping-Laboratory/dp/B08Q1TMY7X?maas=maas_adg_97094BF3A386E6C3AD1E6B4405929925_afap_abs&ref_=aa_maas&utm_term=covid%20test&utm_campaign=MMP+-+Covid+-+Desktop+-+CPC&utm_source=adwords&utm_medium=ppc&hsa_acc=3470381232&hsa_cam=12202348745&hsa_grp=114442676142&hsa_ad=495381959894&hsa_src=g&hsa_tgt=kwd-892737122137&hsa_kw=covid%20test&hsa_mt=p&hsa_net=adwords&hsa_ver=3&gclid=CjwKCAjw3pWDBhB3EiwAV1c5rHAfyRfQdrrGGLR0Lvxr113S5apoUwMAqjQNdFWF63Ie2K2byXmPnhoCYh8QAvD_BwE"> DxTerity COVID-19</a> saliva nucleic acid at-home test (Amazon)</li> <li>T-Detect <a href="https://www.t-detect.com/">T cell test</a> (T-Detect)</li> <li>GSK submits <a href= "https://www.gsk.com/en-gb/media/press-releases/gsk-and-vir-biotechnology-announce-submission-of-emergency-use-authorization-request-to-fda-for-vir-7831-for-the-early-treatment-of-covid-19/"> EUA for VIR-7831</a> (GSK)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-738-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 738</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your questions for Dr. Griffin to daniel@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 737: SARS-CoV-2 in NYC wastewater
<p>John, Monica, and Davida join TWiV to discuss development of a method to detect SARS-CoV-2 in raw sewage from all 14 of New York City’s treatment plants, and its use to determine the presence of the genome throughout the pandemic and detection of genome mutations from variants of concern.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href="https://dennehylab.org/people/">John Dennehy</a>, <a href= "https://www.newschool.edu/lang/faculty/davida-smyth/">Davida Smyth</a>, and Monica Trujillo</p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>Protocol for detecting <a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2021.02.16.21251787v1">SARS-CoV-2 RNA in wastewater</a> (medRxiv)</li> <li>Mutations from VOC in <a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2021.03.21.21253978v1">NYC wastewater</a> (medRxiv)</li> <li>WHO report on COVID-19 origins (<a href= "https://www.who.int/docs/default-source/coronaviruse/who-convened-global-study-of-origins-of-sars-cov-2-china-part-joint-report.pdf?sfvrsn=7f341eaf_5&download=true">pdf</a>)</li> <li>Effectiveness of mRNA vaccines at <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/70/wr/mm7013e3.htm">preventing SARS-CoV-2 infection</a> (MMWR)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.researchsquare.com/article/rs-362354/v1">Prothrombic thrombocytopenic disorder</a> after AZ vaccine (Res Square)</li> <li><a href="https://nido2021.nl/scientific-program.php">NIDO 2021 Symposium</a> 1:12:02</li> <li><a href= "https://towson.taleo.net/careersection/jobdetail.ftl?job=2100003H&lang=en"> Postdoctoral position</a> at Towson University 1:15:08</li> <li>ASV hosts free COVID-19 Vaccine Education Town Halls (register <a title="https://asv.org/education/" href= "https://asv.org/education/">here</a>)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Dickson</strong> – <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q0jeohWnmAQ">250,000 Dominoes</a><br /> <strong>Brianne</strong> – <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vd38iS_W7ww">Using RT-PCR in COVID-19 Testing</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://www.iflscience.com/plants-and-animals/beaded-lacewings-can-take-down-six-termites-with-a-single-fart/"> Beaded Lacewings Can Take Down Six Termites With A Single Fart</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong> – <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2021/03/25/magazine/genome-sequencing-covid-variants.html"> Tracking the COVID code</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://www.immunize.org/catg.d/p3084.pdf">Administering vaccines to adults</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 736: Rhapsody in T with Alessandro Sette
<p>Alessandro Sette joins TWiV to discuss the role of T cells in COVID-19, the finding that amino acid changes in SARS-CoV-2 variants of concern have a negligible impact on T cell reactivity in convalescent patients and vaccinees, and whether a next generation vaccine should include more viral proteins than spike.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.alandove.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href="https://www.lji.org/labs/sette/">Alessandro Sette</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>Little impact of SARS-CoV-2 variants on <a href= "https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2021.02.27.433180v1">T cell reactivity</a> (bioRxiv)</li> <li><a href="https://nido2021.nl/scientific-program.php">NIDO 2021 Symposium</a></li> <li><a href= "https://towson.taleo.net/careersection/jobdetail.ftl?job=2100003H&lang=en"> Postdoctoral position</a> at Towson University</li> <li>ASV hosts free COVID-19 Vaccine Education Town Halls (register <a title="https://asv.org/education/" href= "https://asv.org/education/">here</a>)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-736-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 736</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Alan</strong> – The <a href= "https://www.counterhate.com/disinformationdozen">Disinformation Dozen</a> report<br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/jet-injectors/2021/02/02/23f3b8b0-6578-11eb-886d-5264d4ceb46d_story.html"> No needle, but the damage was done</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong> – <a href="https://zinnart.com/">Zinn art</a>  <a href="https://youtu.be/iSVXYrJs4S8">David Zinn</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://www.virology.ws/2021/03/25/trial-by-error-clueless-wall-street-journal-op-ed-endorses-pace-as-the-prevailing-view-among-docs/"> Clueless Wall Street Journal Op-Ed Endorses PACE as “Prevailing View” Among Docs</a></p> <h3>Listener Picks</h3> <p><strong>Justin</strong> – <a href= "https://www.cnn.com/style/article/finnish-astrophotographer-milkyway-mosaic-scli-intl/index.html"> Finnish astrophotographer spends 12 years creating a Milky Way mosaic</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 735: COVID-19 clinical update #55 with Dr. Daniel Griffin
<p>In COVID-19 clinical update #55, Daniel Griffin reviews recommendations for keeping transmission low in school settings, optimal testing strategies for schools and businesses, impact of vaccines on asymptomatic infections, vaccine safety in PASC patients, and early use of aspirin associated with decreased mortality.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a> and <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>COVID-19 in <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/70/wr/mm7012e2.htm?s_cid=mm7012e2_x"> primary and secondary schools</a> (MMWR)</li> <li>Low transmission in <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/70/wr/mm7012e3.htm">elementary schools</a> (MMWR)</li> <li>COVID-19 <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/symptoms-testing/testing.html"> testing guidance</a> (CDC)</li> <li>COVID-19 vaccines and <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33704435/">asymptomatic infections</a> (Clin Inf Dis)</li> <li>Vaccine safety in <a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2021.03.11.21253225v2">long COVID</a> (medRxiv)</li> <li>Phase 3 results of <a href= "https://newsroom.regeneron.com/news-releases/news-release-details/phase-3-trial-shows-regen-covtm-casirivimab-imdevimab-antibody"> antibody cocktail</a> (Regeneron)</li> <li>Aspirin associated with <a href= "https://journals.lww.com/anesthesia-analgesia/fulltext/2021/04000/aspirin_use_is_associated_with_decreased.2.aspx"> decreased mortality</a> (Anesth Analg)</li> <li>Post-acute <a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/s41591-021-01283-z">long COVID-19 syndrome</a> (Nat Med)</li> <li>Timing, duration, health impact of <a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2021.03.22.21254026v1">PASC</a> (medRxiv)</li> <li>Persistent neurologic and cognitive dysfunction in <a href= "https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/acn3.51350">PASC</a> (Ann Clin Trans Neurol)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-735-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 735</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your questions for Dr. Griffin to daniel@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 734: Weiss hath no furin like a virus scorned
<p>Susan Weiss returns to TWiV to discuss coronavirus entry into cells and the role of spike protein cleavage by proteases, why lab escaped hypotheses for SARS-CoV-2 are unlikely, and modulation of innate immune responses during infection.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href="http://www.alandove.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href="http://twitter.com/bioprofbarker">Brianne Barker</a>, and <a href="http://www.enterovirus.net/">Amy Rosenfeld</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href= "https://www.med.upenn.edu/apps/faculty/index.php/g20001882/p11346"> Susan Weiss</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>CoV <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/20369302/">pathogenesis</a> in CNS (J Neuro Pharm)</li> <li>SARS-CoV-2 induces <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32995797/">dsRNA-mediated</a> innate responses (bioRxiv)</li> <li>Screen of <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32817221/">FDA-approved</a> drugs (J Viral)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-731-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 735</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne</strong> – <a href= "https://www.tiktok.com/@hotvickkrishna/video/6937457241968643334?is_copy_url=1&is_from_webapp=v1"> Tiktok of How mRNA Vaccines Work</a><br /> <strong>Alan</strong> – <a href= "https://www.netflix.com/title/80100172">Dark</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j2_dJY_mIys">Unmixing Color Machine (Ultra Laminar Reversible Flow) – Smarter Every Day 217</a><br /> <strong>Amy</strong> – <a href= "https://www.moma.org/calendar/exhibitions/5209">MOMA Calder exhibit</a>, <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2021/03/18/arts/design/alexander-calder-moma.html"> reviewed in NYTimes</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://www.rippletraining.com/">Ripple Training</a> (<a href= "https://www.youtube.com/c/rippleguys">free YouTube channel</a>)</p> <h3>Listener Picks</h3> <p><strong>Ruth</strong> – <a href= "https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/100-million-year-old-seafloor-sediment-bacteria-have-been-resuscitated/"> 100 million year old seafloor bacteria resuscitated</a><br /> <strong>Iradis</strong> – <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2021/01/05/science/linda-zall-cia.html">Linda Zall, CIA spy for science</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 733: COVID-19 clinical update #54 with Dr. Daniel Griffin
<p>In COVID-19 clinical update #54, Daniel Griffin covers effectiveness of 3 vs 6 ft physical distancing, effectiveness of masks, physical distancing, and eye shields, second vaccine dose completion, alleviation of COVID-19 symptoms after vaccination, vaccine trials in children, and IDSA approval of a mAb cocktail.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a> and <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>Effectiveness of <a href= "https://academic.oup.com/cid/advance-article/doi/10.1093/cid/ciab230/6167856"> 3 ft vs 6 ft</a> (CID)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(20)31142-9/fulltext"> Effect of</a> physical distancing, masks, eye protection (Lancet)</li> <li>Vaccine second dose <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/70/wr/mm7011e2.htm">completion</a> (MMWR)</li> <li>IDSA mAb <a href= "https://www.idsociety.org/covid-19-real-time-learning-network/therapeutics-and-interventions/monoclonal-antibodies/"> recommendations</a> (IDSA)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-733-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 733</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your questions for Dr. Griffin to daniel@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 732: Citizen science with Forest Rohwer and Maria-Isabel Rojas
<p>Forest and Maria-Isabel join TWiV to discuss their their project to engage thousands of citizens to swab inanimate surfaces in the San Diego area, then send the samples to the Rohwer Lab for nucleic acid analysis.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://twitter.com/bioprofbarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>Forest on <a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-391/">TWiV 391</a></li> <li><a href= "https://www.10news.com/news/coronavirus/swabbing-for-coronavirus-on-surfaces-sdsu-seeks-volunteers-for-study?utm_source=sniply&utm_campaign=sniply&utm_medium=sniply"> Swabbing surfaces</a> in San Diego (10News)</li> <li>Nido21 <a href= "https://nido2021.nl/scientific-program.php">meeting</a></li> <li><a href= "https://www.fiercebiotech.com/biotech/merck-has-better-luck-second-covid-drug-attempt-as-it-sees-a-positive-early-molnupiravir"> Molnupiravir</a> in phase 2a (Fierce Biotech)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-732-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 732</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Dickson</strong> – <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HQx5Be9g16U">10 amazing science tricks with liquids</a><br /> <strong>Brianne</strong> – <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2021/03/04/science/worms-colors-blind.html"> How Do Blind Worms See the Color Blue?</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://www.kut.org/covid-19/2021-03-15/statewide-study-shows-evidence-of-significant-covid-19-antibodies-in-children?fbclid=IwAR2PGtiSGY8iQAy0I4gnRxNQfbAeRcHp8AK1M2rgCGbZW2jSJR3Je1OlEQc"> Statewide Study Shows Evidence Of Significant COVID-19 Antibodies In Children</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong> – <a href= "https://www.nasa.gov/feature/goddard/from-a-million-miles-away-nasa-camera-shows-moon-crossing-face-of-earth"> Dark side of the moon as it crosses Earth</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://www.wasdkeyboards.com/">Wasdkeyboards</a> and <a href= "https://novelkeys.xyz/">Novelkeys</a></p> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong>Bronwen</strong> – <a href= "https://interactives.lowyinstitute.org/features/covid-performance/"> COVID Performance Index</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 731: The kids aren't alright
<p>On a TWiV tetramer, we review the ongoing outbreaks of Ebolavirus disease in DRC and Guinea, evidence that SARS-CoV-2 infections in children are far more prevalent than are being detected, and recent long COVID estimates from the UK.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href="http://www.alandove.com/">Alan Dove</a>, and <a href="http://twitter.com/bioprofbarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li><a href= "https://promedmail.org/promed-post/?id=8233619">Ebolavirus disease outbreak</a> continues in Africa (ProMedMail)</li> <li>List of <a href= "https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Ebola_outbreaks">Ebolavirus outbreaks</a> (Wikipedia)</li> <li><a href= "https://virological.org/t/release-4-ebov-genomes-from-guinea-2021-outbreak/642"> Ebolavirus genome sequences</a> from Guinea (virological)</li> <li>Bias in reporting on <a href= "https://academic.oup.com/cid/advance-article/doi/10.1093/cid/ciab183/6150026"> childhood SARS-CoV-2 infections</a> (Clinical Inf Dis)</li> <li>Estimated SARS-CoV-2 prevalence <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/70/wr/mm7009a4.htm?s_cid=mm7009a4_x"> <18 years</a> (MMWR)</li> <li>Estimated burden of SARS-CoV-2 <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/cases-updates/burden.html"> by age group</a> (CDC)</li> <li>UK long COVID estimates (<a href= "https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/962830/s1079-ons-update-on-long-covid-prevalence-estimate.pdf">pdf</a>)</li> <li><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vd6vLhU0URY">Space Shuttle fly-by</a> Vincent’s office (YouTube)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-731-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 731</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne</strong> – <a href= "https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2021/03/nasa-james-webb-space-telescope-pirates/618268/"> Who Would Kidnap a Space Telescope?</a><br /> <strong>Alan</strong> – <a href="http://radio.garden/">Radio Garden</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2021/03/12/briefing/biden-speech-astrazeneca-vaccine-beeple-nfts.html"> Countries with more obesity have had  more covid deaths on average</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://www.concordaerospace.com/">Concord Aerospace</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 730: COVID-19 clinical update #53 with Dr. Daniel Griffin
<p>In COVID-19 clinical update #53, Daniel Griffin reviews underreporting of infections and long term disease in children, a blood test for T cells, results of phase 3 trials for monoclonal antibodies, preliminary findings on an oral antiviral, clinical trial of ivermectin, and recommendations for upcoming gatherings.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a> and <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li><a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/70/wr/mm7009a4.htm?s_cid=mm7009a4_x"> SARS-CoV-2 seroprevalence</a> in <18 year olds (MMWR)</li> <li>EUA for <a href= "https://www.fda.gov/news-events/press-announcements/coronavirus-covid-19-update-fda-authorizes-adaptive-biotechnologies-t-detect-covid-test"> T cell test</a> (FDA)</li> <li>Lilly mAb <a href= "https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/lillys-bamlanivimab-and-etesevimab-together-reduced-hospitalizations-and-death-in-phase-3-trial-for-early-covid-19-301243984.html"> phase 3 results</a> (Lilly)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.globenewswire.com/news-release/2021/03/11/2190921/0/en/Vir-Biotechnology-and-GSK-Announce-VIR-7831-Reduces-Hospitalization-and-Risk-of-Death-in-Early-Treatment-of-Adults-with-COVID-19.html"> VIR-7831 mAb</a> phase 3 results (Globenewswire)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.merck.com/news/ridgeback-biotherapeutics-and-merck-announce-preliminary-findings-from-a-phase-2a-trial-of-investigational-covid-19-therapeutic-molnupiravir/"> Molnupiravir</a> phase 2a results (Merck)</li> <li><a href= "https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/fullarticle/2777389">Ivermectin not supported</a> for mild COVID-19 (JAMA)</li> <li>Recommendations for <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/vaccines/fully-vaccinated-guidance.html"> fully vaccinated people</a> (CDC)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-730-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 730</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your questions for Dr. Griffin to daniel@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 729: A floret of spikes with Matt Frieman
<p>Matt Frieman returns to TWiV to discuss the COVID-19 pandemic from the point of view of a coronavirologist, including his work with Novavax on their spike protein-based vaccine.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://twitter.com/bioprofbarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href= "https://www.medschool.umaryland.edu/profiles/Frieman-Matthew/">Matt Frieman</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>Phase 1-2 trial of <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32877576/">Novavax protein vaccine</a> (NEJM)</li> <li>MERS-CoV spike <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/28237499/">nanoparticle vaccine in mice</a> (Vaccine)</li> <li>Novavax phase 3 <a href= "https://ir.novavax.com/news-releases/news-release-details/novavax-covid-19-vaccine-demonstrates-893-efficacy-uk-phase-3"> press release</a></li> <li>When you’ve been <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/vaccines/fully-vaccinated.html"> fully vaccinated</a> (CDC)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-729-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 729</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Dickson</strong> – <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2021/03/08/briefing/oprah-meghan-interview-biden-stimulus-bill.html"> Covid-19 deaths per million ranked by average income</a><br /> <strong>Brianne</strong> – <a href= "https://www.kff.org/coronavirus-covid-19/poll-finding/kff-covid-19-vaccine-monitor-february-2021/"> KFF COVID-19 Vaccine Monitor for Feb 2021</a> and <a href= "https://www.kff.org/coronavirus-covid-19/dashboard/kff-covid-19-vaccine-monitor-dashboard/?utm_source=web&utm_medium=trending&utm_campaign=COVID-19-vaccine-monitor"> KFF COVID-19 Vaccine Monitor Dashboard</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/woman-who-stood-between-america-and-epidemic-birth-defects-180963165/"> The Woman Who Stood Between America and a Generation of ‘Thalidomide Babies’</a>(<a href= "https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frances_Oldham_Kelsey">wiki</a>)<br /> <strong>Kathy</strong> – <a href= "https://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap210202.html">Quadrantid meteor</a> (<a href= "https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Quadrantids">Quadrantids</a>)<br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://amzn.to/3rwQOEY"><em>Higher Superstition</em> by Paul Gross and Norman Levitt</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 728: Cover your nose and mouse
<p>TWiV notes the passing of Mavis Agbandje-McKenna, and reviews data on maximizing fit for cloth and medical procedure masks, SARS-CoV-2 total and subgenomic viral load in hospitalized patients, and effect of changes in spike protein on efficacy in a mouse model of infection.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.alandove.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "http://twitter.com/bioprofbarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li><a href= "https://m.ufhealth.org/news/2021/world-renowned-uf-health-biochemistry-researcher-mavis-agbandje-mckenna-phd-dies"> Mavis Agbandje-McKenna</a> dies (UF)</li> <li>Mavis on <a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-448/">TWiV 448</a></li> <li>Maximizing <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/70/wr/mm7007e1.htm">mask fit</a> (MMWR)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2021.02.25.21252493v1">Genomic and subgenomic RNA</a> in COVID-19 patients (medRxiv)</li> <li>Effect of <a href= "https://mbio.asm.org/content/12/2/e02648-20">spike changes</a> on protection of mice (mBio)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-728-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 728</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Dickson</strong> – <a href= "https://www3.forbes.com/lifestyle/20-extraordinary-wild-animal-photos-winners-of-international-siena-awards-vue/3/"> Wild animal photos</a><br /> <strong>Brianne</strong> – <a href= "https://www.greaterthancovid.org/theconversation/?utm_source=betweenusaboutus.com&utm_medium=vanity%20url"> Greater than COVID</a><br /> <strong>Alan</strong> – <a href= "https://www.who.int/news/item/22-02-2021-improving-understanding-of-and-response-to-infodemics-during-public-health-emergencies"> WHO report</a> on infodemic response<br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://www.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/atoms/files/np-2015-05-022-jsc-iss-guide-2015-update-111015-508c.pdf"> Reference Guide to the International Space Station</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://www.3dmoleculardesigns.com/3DMD.htm">3D Molecular Designs</a></p> <h3>Listener Picks</h3> <p><strong>Lisbeth</strong> – <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZnbOKH9Oe9s">Have the new jab</a><br /> <strong>Karen</strong> – <a href= "https://www.metc.org/cholera-to-covid-19/#1490886705266-0512c331-5d3f"> Cholera exhibit at Museum of Trades and Crafts</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 727: COVID-19 clinical update #52 with Dr. Daniel Griffin
<p>In COVID-19 clinical update #52, Daniel Griffin reviews differences in attack rates between children and adults, J&J vaccine phase III data, G6PD deficiency and vaccines, NIH halts convalescent plasma trial, dexamethasone in hospitalized patients, data on tocilizumab, and long COVID in children.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a> and <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>SARS-CoV-2 attack rates in <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33631791/">children and adults</a> (Clin Inf Dis)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.fda.gov/advisory-committees/advisory-committee-calendar/vaccines-and-related-biological-products-advisory-committee-february-26-2021-meeting-announcement#event-materials"> Documents</a> for J&J COVID-19 vaccine review (FDA)</li> <li><a href= "https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/fullarticle/2777060">Convalescent plasma</a> and clinical outcomes (JAMA)</li> <li>NIH halts <a href= "https://www.nih.gov/news-events/news-releases/nih-halts-trial-covid-19-convalescent-plasma-emergency-department-patients-mild-symptoms"> convalescent plasma trial</a> (NIH)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa2021436">Dexamethasone</a> in hospitalized COVID-19 patients (NEJM)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa2028700">Tocilizumab</a> in hospitalized COVID-19 patients (NEJM)</li> <li>Update on <a href= "https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/962830/s1079-ons-update-on-long-covid-prevalence-estimate.pdf"> long COVID prevalence</a> (UK ONS)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-727-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 727</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your questions for Dr. Griffin to daniel@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 726: Molecular animator Janet Iwasa
<p>Janet Iwasa joins TWiV to recount how she became a molecular animator, including a pivot during her Ph.D. thesis research, the value of animations in science, and their latest animation of SARS-CoV-2 entry into cells.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href="http://twitter.com/bioprofbarker">Brianne Barker</a> and <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href= "https://medicine.utah.edu/faculty/mddetail.php?facultyID=u0863544"> Janet Iwasa</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li><a href="https://animationlab.utah.edu/">The Animation Lab</a></li> <li>SARS-CoV-2 <a href= "https://animationlab.utah.edu/cova">animation</a></li> <li><a href= "https://www.fda.gov/advisory-committees/advisory-committee-calendar/vaccines-and-related-biological-products-advisory-committee-february-26-2021-meeting-announcement#event-materials"> Documents</a> for J&J COVID-19 vaccine review (FDA) <ul> <li>Phase III data (<a href= "https://www.fda.gov/media/146219/download">pdf</a>)</li> <li>Slide presentation of data (<a href= "https://www.fda.gov/media/146265/download">pdf</a>)</li> <li>Addendum (<a href= "https://www.fda.gov/media/146218/download">pdf</a>)</li> <li>Summary of v-Safe data (<a href= "https://www.fda.gov/media/146269/download">pdf</a>)</li> </ul> </li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne</strong> – <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=orZMpiO3Byc&feature=youtu.be">How T cells see SARS-CoV2</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://www.bing.com/images/search?q=lago+bianco+switzerland&form=wsbs01&filters=IsConversation%3a%22True%22+BTEPKey%3a%22Encyclo_WL_LagoBiancoSwitzerland%22&trivia=1&first=1&tsc=ImageBasicHover"> Ice bubbles in Lago Bianco, Switzerland</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong> – <a href= "https://www.seattletimes.com/seattle-news/politics/a-republican-senator-has-a-great-idea-to-save-the-year-for-washington-state-schools/"> Music in COVID-19 control tents</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://www.macrumors.com/2021/03/02/nasa-mars-perseverance-rover-imac-powerpc/"> Perseverance runs on processors used in 1990s iMacs</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 725: Eva Harris and Janet Smith clip flavivirus wings
<p>Eva Harris and Janet Smith join TWiV to discuss how an antibody against dengue virus NS1 protein blocks endothelial dysfunction and the potential of treating infections by multiple flaviviruses.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.alandove.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href= "https://publichealth.berkeley.edu/people/eva-harris/">Eva Harris</a> and <a href= "https://www.lsi.umich.edu/science/our-labs/janet-smith-lab">Janet Smith</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>Eva Harris on <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-228-cal-bears-go-viral/">TWiV 228</a></li> <li><a href= "https://www.virology.ws/2016/11/09/zika-virus-in-nicaragua-with-eva-harris/"> Zika virus</a> in Nicaragua (virology blog)</li> <li>How an antibody block NS1-mediated <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33414220/">endothelial dysfunction</a> (Science)</li> <li>Broadly protective <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33414219/">antibody against NS1</a> (Science)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-725-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 725</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Alan</strong> – <a href= "https://www.bbc.com/news/in-pictures-56016031">Science Photographer of the Year Awards</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bar_Keepers_Friend">Bar Keeper’s Friend</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong> – <a href= "https://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/kidspost/mars-rovers-giant-parachute-carried-secret-message/2021/02/24/0103b276-6765-11eb-8468-21bc48f07fe5_story.html"> Perseverance secret message</a> and <a href= "https://www.motor1.com/photo/5625292/nasa-perseverance-rover-and-mars-landscape/"> other Easter eggs</a>, <a href= "https://mars.nasa.gov/news/8872/nearly-11-million-names-of-earthlings-are-on-mars-perseverance/"> 11 million Earthlings’ names</a>, “<a href= "https://mars.nasa.gov/mars2020/participate/name-the-rover/">Name the Rover</a>” essay contest. Sign up to <a href= "https://mars.nasa.gov/participate/send-your-name/future">send your name</a> on a future Mars mission.<br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://global.health/">COVID-19 dataset</a></p> <h3>Listener Picks</h3> <p><strong data-rich-text-format-boundary="true">Matthew</strong> - <a href="https://new.mta.info/covid-memorial">Remembering the colleagues we lost to COVID-19</a><br data-rich-text-line-break= "true" /> <strong>Lori</strong> - <a href= "https://joshdata.me/iceberger.html">Iceberger</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 724: COVID-19 clinical update #51 with Dr. Daniel Griffin
<p>In COVID-19 clinical update #51, Daniel Griffin reviews use of two masks, effectiveness of testing in nursing homes, updates on vaccines, use of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, little effect of vitamin D and remdesivir in clinical studies, and a long COVID research initiative from NIH.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a> and <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>Updated NYC <a href= "https://www1.nyc.gov/site/doh/about/press/pr2021/mask-to-the-max-guidance.page"> mask guidance</a> (NYC Health)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/70/wr/mm7007e1.htm">Two masks</a> recommended (CDC)</li> <li><a href= "https://academic.oup.com/cid/advance-article/doi/10.1093/cid/ciab110/6132104"> Effectiveness of testing</a> in nursing homes (Clin Inf Dis)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2021.01.29.21250653v1">Vaccine reactogenicity and antibody response</a> after COVID-19 (medRxiv)</li> <li><a href= "https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/fullarticle/2775647">Bamlanivimab</a> alone or with Etesevimab (JAMA)</li> <li>Non-steroidal <a href= "https://ard.bmj.com/content/early/2021/01/20/annrheumdis-2020-219517.abstract"> anti-inflammatory drugs</a> and death (BMJ)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2021.02.04.21251134v1">Budesonide</a> and COVID-19 (medRxiv)</li> <li>No effect of <a href= "https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/fullarticle/2776738">vitamin D high dose</a> (JAMA)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa2023184">Remdesivir little effect</a> on hospitalized patients (NEJM)</li> <li><a href= "https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamanetworkopen/fullarticle/2776560"> Sequelae</a> 6 months after infection (JAMA)</li> <li>Long COVID <a href= "https://www.nih.gov/about-nih/who-we-are/nih-director/statements/nih-launches-new-initiative-study-long-covid"> initiative</a> (NIH)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-724-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 724</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your questions for Dr. Griffin to daniel@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 723: COVID-19 palliative care with Ginger Campbell, MD
<p>Ginger Campbell joins TWiV to discuss palliative care for COVID-19 patients, and how to approach the disease from a goals of care perspective.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "http://twitter.com/bioprofbarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href="https://www.virginiacampbellmd.com/">Ginger Campbell, MD</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li><a href="https://brainsciencepodcast.com/">Brain Science Podcast</a></li> <li>Dr. Campbell’s video on <a href= "https://youtube.com/watch?2Bo88SnR5k">palliative care</a> (YouTube)</li> <li>Resources on <a href= "https://www.who.int/health-topics/palliative-care">palliative care</a> (WHO)</li> <li>Interviews with Paul Offit (<a href= "http://www.virginiacampbellmd.com/blog/2011/2/28/how-the-anti-vaccine-movement-threatens-us-all.html">one</a>, <a href= "https://brainsciencepodcast.com/bsp/2009/1/31/paul-offit-md-on-vaccine-safety-extra-"> two</a>)</li> <li><a href="https://amzn.to/2ZN85xq"><em>Being Mortal</em> by Atul Gawande</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-723-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 723</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Dickson</strong> – <a href= "https://www.soapboxgallery.org/welcome">Soapbox Gallery</a><br /> <strong>Brianne</strong> – <a href= "https://www.cell.com/pictureshow">Cell Picture Show</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4czjS9h4Fpg">Perseverance Rover’s Descent and Touchdown on Mars (Official NASA Video)</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://ourworldindata.org/coronavirus">Our World in Data</a> (see <a href="https://ourworldindata.org/covid-vaccinations">COVID-19 vaccinations</a>)</p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 722: More coronaviruses in the pipeline
<p>The entire TWiV team assembles to discuss resurgence of COVID-19 in Manaus, Brazil, discovery of SARS-CoV-2 related viruses in bats in Southeast Asia, and increased Ct values after administration of mRNA vaccine.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.alandove.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://twitter.com/bioprofbarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li><a href= "https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(21)00183-5/fulltext"> Resurgence of COVID-19</a> in Manaus (Lancet)</li> <li>SARS-CoV-2 related viruses in <a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/s41467-021-21240-1">Southeast Asian bats</a> (Nat Comm)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2021.02.06.21251283v1">Increased Ct</a> following COVID-19 vaccination (medRxiv)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-722-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 722</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Dickson</strong> – <a href= "https://www.weather.gov/safety/cold-polar-vortex">What is the polar vortex?</a><br /> <strong>Brianne</strong> – <a href= "https://www.nationalgeographic.com/animals/article/black-footed-ferret-clone-conservation-milestone"> Cloning of the black-footed ferret</a><br /> <strong>Alan</strong> – Explaining mRNA vaccines <a href= "https://xkcd.com/2425/">with Star Wars</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://brightoncollaboration.us/">Brighton Collaboration</a> (<a href="https://brightoncollaboration.us/bravato/">BRAVATO</a>); <a href= "https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0264410X20311609"> Ad26 vector template</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong> – <a href= "https://www.fastcompany.com/90604456/how-facebook-can-make-up-for-disinformation-and-help-get-everyone-vaccinated-for-covid-19"> Target public health ads to zipcodes</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2021/02/19/opinion/covid-symptoms-gorillas.html?action=click&module=Opinion&pgtype=Homepage"> And Then the Gorillas Started Coughing</a></p> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong>Kim</strong> – Virus getting the shot (<a href= "https://drive.google.com/file/d/1OfbyToTLEOVIIQ4Bmz1Kv0BdvI5RNdbR/view?usp=sharing">jpg</a>)</p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 721: COVID-19 clinical update #50 with Dr. Daniel Griffin
<p>In COVID-19 clinical update #50, Daniel Griffin discusses CDC guidance on school opening, decreased viral load after vaccination, randomized clinical trial of vitamin D treatment, a study of zinc plus vitamin C, anticoagulation therapy effect on mortality, and multi system inflammatory phase in children.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a> and <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>Guidance on <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/global-covid-19/schools.html"> school openings</a> (CDC)</li> <li><a href= "https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3771318">Calcifediol Treatment</a> and COVID-19 (Lancet preprints)</li> <li><a href= "https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamanetworkopen/fullarticle/2776305"> Zinc and vitamin C</a> for COVID-19 (JAMA)</li> <li>Early <a href= "https://www.bmj.com/content/372/bmj.n311">anticoagulant therapy</a> (BMJ)</li> <li><a href="https://www.cdc.gov/mis-c/hcp/">Multisystem inflammatory phase</a> in children (CDC)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-721-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 721</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your questions for Dr. Griffin to daniel@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 720: With vaccines, Offit is on it
<p>Paul Offit joins TWiV to discuss all things vaccine, including how COVID-19 vaccine development was accelerated, whether the vaccines are safe and efficacious, the difference between an EUA and a licensed vaccine, sterilizing immunity, herd immunity, and much more.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.alandove.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "http://twitter.com/bioprofbarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href="https://www.chop.edu/doctors/offit-paul-a">Paul Offit</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li><a href= "https://www.chop.edu/centers-programs/vaccine-education-center">Vaccine education center</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-720-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 720</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Dickson</strong> – <a href= "https://lifeinaday.youtube/">Life in a Day 2020</a><br /> <strong>Brianne</strong> – <a href= "https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/microcosms-in-glass-viruses-bacteria-and-cells#/"> Microcosms in Glass</a><br /> <strong>Alan</strong> – <a href= "https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMms2033790">NEJM article</a> on promoting vaccination, <a href= "https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2021/01/compelled-stories-marketing-expert-s-tips-promoting-covid-19-vaccination"> interview</a> with lead author<br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://www.informationisbeautiful.net/visualizations/the-microbescope-infectious-diseases-in-context/"> The Microbescope</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://amzn.to/3aaMWDf"><em>Autism’s False Prophets</em></a> by Paul Offit</p> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong>Earl</strong> – <a href= "https://dissentpins.com/collections/science-is-real">Science is Real Pins</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 719: COVID-19 clinical update #49 with Dr. Daniel Griffin
<p>In COVID-19 clinical update #49, Daniel Griffin discusses CDC guidelines on mask use, drop in test frequency in the US, resurgence of COVID-19 in Brazil, possible impact of Pfizer vaccine on viral load, EUA for bamlanivimab and etesevimab administered together, and preliminary results of Tocilizumab in hospitalized patients.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a> and <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li><a href= "https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(21)00183-5/fulltext"> Resurgence</a> of COVID-19 in Brazil (Lancet)</li> <li>Pfizer vaccine <a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2021.02.06.21251283v1">reduces viral load</a> (medRxiv)</li> <li>EUA for bamlanivimab plus etesevimab (<a href= "https://www.fda.gov/media/145801/download">pdf</a>)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2021.02.11.21249258v1">Tocilizumab</a> in hospitalized patients (medRxiv)</li> <li><a href= "https://academic.oup.com/ofid/advance-article/doi/10.1093/ofid/ofab065/6128788?searchresult=1"> Bacterial superinfections</a> in COVID-19 (Open For Inf Dis)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-719-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 719</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your questions for Dr. Griffin to daniel@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 718: Recombining vaccine schedules
<p>TWiV explores single dose administration and timing of second dose of AZD1222 COVID-19 vaccine, safety and efficacy of Sputnik V, and control of coronavirus recombination by a viral proofreading exonuclease.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://twitter.com/bioprofbarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>AZD1222 <a href= "https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3777268">single dose efficacy and booster timing</a> (Lancet preprint)</li> <li>Safety and efficacy of <a href= "http://www.thelancet.com/retrieve/pii/S0140673621002348">Sputnik V vaccine</a> (Lancet)</li> <li>Proofreading exonuclease regulates <a href= "https://journals.plos.org/plospathogens/article?id=10.1371/journal.ppat.1009226#ppat.1009226.ref005"> CoV recombination</a> (PLoS Path)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-718-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 718</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne</strong> – <a href= "https://www.embopress.org/doi/full/10.15252/embr.202052206">Do scientists read enough fiction?</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://naturalsciences.org/calendar/news/new-video-insects-in-flight/"> Insects in flight</a>; <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cnn9CfsYJqc&feature=youtu.be">Insect flight|Capturing takeoff</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong> – <a href= "https://making.engr.wisc.edu/mask-fitter/">Badger seal</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://www.cafepress.com/twiv">MicrobeTV merchandise</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 717: Paul and Theodora, pandemic explorers
<p>Theodora and Paul return to TWiV to explain how they quickly pivoted their retrovirus laboratories towards SARS-CoV-2, their work on the antibody response to infection and its durability, and the emergence of variants with increased resistance to neutralization.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.alandove.com/">Alan Dove</a>, and <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href= "https://www.rockefeller.edu/our-scientists/heads-of-laboratories/956-paul-bieniasz/"> Paul Bieniasz</a> and <a href= "https://www.rockefeller.edu/our-scientists/research-affiliates/5609-theodora-hatziioannou/"> Theodora Hatziioannou</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>Evolution of <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33173867/">antibody immunity to SARS-CoV-2</a> (bioRxiv)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2021.01.15.426911v2">mRNA vaccine elicited</a> antibody to variants (bioRxiv)</li> <li><a href="https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33112236/">Escape from neutralizing antibodies</a> by SARS-CoV-2 variants (eLife)</li> <li>Musings of an <a href= "https://www.virology.ws/2021/01/05/musings-of-an-anonymous-pissed-off-virologist/"> anonymous, pissed off virologist</a> (virology blog)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Dickson</strong> – <a href= "https://www.nasa.gov/perseverance">Mars Perseverance Rover</a><br /> <strong>Alan</strong> – <em><a href="https://amzn.to/39TcB35">The Outlaw Ocean</a></em><br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href="https://www.varmaphoto.com/">Anand Varma Photography</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLGhmZX2NKiNm0vqVhoYB_xZP6E6tGT6rU"> Virology Lectures 2021</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 716: COVID-19 clinical update #48 with Dr. Daniel Griffin
<p>In COVID-19 clinical update #48, Daniel Griffin reviews effect of spike amino acid changes on neutralization with monoclonal antibodies, Sputnik V safety and efficacy results, increased reactogenicity after a single vaccine dose in seropositive individuals, single dose vaccination in seropositive health care workers, and results of three clinical trials on the use of anticoagulants.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a> and <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li><a href= "https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2021.01.25.428137v2">Resistance of variants</a> to mAb neutralization (bioRxiv)</li> <li>Safety and efficacy of <a href= "https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(21)00234-8/fulltext"> Sputnik V</a> (Lancet)</li> <li>Increased vaccine <a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2021.01.29.21250653v1">reactogenicity in seropositives</a> (medRxiv)</li> <li>Single dose vaccination in <a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2021.01.30.21250843v2">seropositive health care workers</a> (medRxiv)</li> <li>Update on <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/covid-19/info-by-product/clinical-considerations.html"> vaccine intervals</a> (CDC)</li> <li><a href= "https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3777268">Single dose</a> AZD1222 results (Lancet preprints)</li> <li>Three RCT on <a href= "https://www.nih.gov/news-events/news-releases/full-dose-blood-thinners-decreased-need-life-support-improved-outcome-hospitalized-covid-19-patients"> anticoagulants</a> (NIH)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-716-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 716</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your questions for Dr. Griffin to daniel@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 715: Fauci ouchy
<div class="entry-content"> <p>TWiV explains why hydroxychloroquine failed in humans despite showing antiviral effects in cells, and reviews the published data on the Pfizer/BioNTech mRNA vaccine.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://twitter.com/bioprofbarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>TMPRSS2 is why <a href= "https://journals.plos.org/plospathogens/article?id=10.1371/journal.ppat.1009212"> hydroxychloroquine failed</a> (PLoS Path)</li> <li>Safety and efficacy of <a href= "https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa2034577">BNT162b2 mRNA vaccine</a> (NEJM)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-715-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 715</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3 id="block-87e073be-38f1-4059-b3a9-7f9eb4c602e2" class= "block-editor-rich-text__editable block-editor-block-list__block wp-block is-selected rich-text" tabindex="0" role="group" contenteditable="true" aria-multiline= "true" aria-label="Block: Heading" data-block= "87e073be-38f1-4059-b3a9-7f9eb4c602e2" data-type="core/heading" data-title="Heading">Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne</strong> – <a href= "https://onlinelearning.hms.harvard.edu/hmx/immunity/">How the Body Reacts to Viruses</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2021/01/how-do-wombats-poop-cubes-scientists-get-bottom-mystery"> How do wombats poop cubes?</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong> – <a href= "https://www.amazon.com/Verse-Side-Road-Burma-Shave-Jingles/dp/0452267625/ref=sr_1_1?crid=Q8SCG4NHW4N5&dchild=1&keywords=the+verse+by+the+side+of+the+road&qid=1611700012&sprefix=The+verse+by%2Caps%2C148&sr=8-1"> The Verse by the Side of the Road</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://insidecorona.net/sars-cov-2-entry-animation-from-iwasa-group-a-little-christmas-present-to-the-scientific-community/"> Janet Iwasa’s SARS-CoV-2 entry animation</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p> </div> <p> </p>
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TWiV 714: The shape of spike with Jason McLellan
<p>Jason McLellan joins TWiV to reveal all we know about the SARS-CoV-2 spike protein, followed by Novavax and J&S phase 3 results and a discussion of variants of concern: neutralization by vaccine-induced antibodies, transmission, and virulence.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.alandove.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href="http://www.enterovirus.net/">Amy Rosenfeld</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href="https://www.mclellanlab.org/research">Jason McLellan</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>Prefusion <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32075877/">spike structure</a> (Science)</li> <li>Neutralization of VOC by vaccine induced antibodies: <a href= "https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2021.01.25.427948v1">Moderna</a> and <a href= "https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2021.01.27.427998v1">Pfizer</a></li> <li>Novavax COVID-19 vaccine <a href= "https://ir.novavax.com/news-releases/news-release-details/novavax-covid-19-vaccine-demonstrates-893-efficacy-uk-phase-3"> phase 3 results</a> (Novavax)</li> <li>J&J COVID-19 vaccine <a href= "https://www.jnj.com/johnson-johnson-announces-single-shot-janssen-covid-19-vaccine-candidate-met-primary-endpoints-in-interim-analysis-of-its-phase-3-ensemble-trial"> phase 3 results</a> (J&J)</li> <li><a href= "https://virological.org/t/phylogenetic-evidence-that-b-1-1-7-has-been-circulating-in-the-united-states-since-early-to-mid-november/598"> B.1.1.7 has been in the US</a> since November 2019 (virological.org)</li> <li><a href= "https://app.box.com/s/3lkcbxepqixkg4mv640dpvvg978ixjtf/file/768458300892"> NERVTAG report</a> on B.1.1.7 virulence (pdf)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Dickson</strong> – <a href= "https://www.sciencemag.org/features/2021/01/pandemic-pivot-how-scientists-answered-call-diagnostic-tests"> Pandemic Pivot</a> and <a href="http://tubaskinny.com/">Tuba Skinny</a><br /> <strong>Alan</strong> – <a href= "https://www.technologyreview.com/2021/01/27/1016790/covid-vaccine-distribution-us/"> Technological challenges in vaccine rollout</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://www.washingtonpost.com/nation/2021/01/27/expert-covid-vaccine/?arc404=true"> I was lucky to find this vaccine anywhere</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://youtu.be/Y_GY3DB8pL4">Lady Gaga’s MIXED METER Star Spangled Banner?!</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 713: COVID-19 clinical update #47 with Dr. Daniel Griffin
<p>In COVID-19 clinical update #47, Daniel Griffin reviews phase 3 results for Novavax and J&J vaccines, transmission in K-12 settings in Wisconsin, data on Lilly and Regeneron monoclonal antibody therapy, and a study of colchicine for treatment of disease.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a> and <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>Novavax vaccine <a href= "https://ir.novavax.com/news-releases/news-release-details/novavax-covid-19-vaccine-demonstrates-893-efficacy-uk-phase-3"> phase 3 results</a> (Novavax)</li> <li>J&J vaccine <a href= "https://www.jnj.com/johnson-johnson-announces-single-shot-janssen-covid-19-vaccine-candidate-met-primary-endpoints-in-interim-analysis-of-its-phase-3-ensemble-trial"> phase 3 results</a> (J&J)</li> <li>COVID-19 and transmission in <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/70/wr/mm7004e3.htm">K-12 schools</a> (MMWR)</li> <li>Lilly <a href= "https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa2029849">mAb therapy</a> (NEJM)</li> <li>Regeneron <a href= "https://newsroom.regeneron.com/news-releases/news-release-details/regeneron-reports-positive-interim-data-regen-covtm-antibody"> mAb prophylaxis</a> (Regeneron)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.healio.com/news/cardiology/20210125/colcorona-topline-results-colchicine-reduces-hospitalization-death-in-covid19"> Colchicine</a> for COVID-19 (Cardiol Today)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-713-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 713</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your questions for Dr. Griffin to daniel@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 712: Deutscher Virus Wahnsinn
<p>Gisa, Steffi, and César join TWiV to discuss their careers, their research, and the COVID-19 pandemic in Germany.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href= "https://www.tiho-hannover.de/de/kliniken-institute/forschungszentrum-fuer-infektionsmedizin/research-groups-and-management/ag-gerold/project-leader/"> Gisa Gerold</a>, <a href= "https://www.tiho-hannover.de/kliniken-institute/forschungszentrum-fuer-infektionsmedizin/research-groups-and-management/ag-becker/project-leader/"> Stefanie Becker</a>, and <a href= "https://www.dzif.de/en/cesar-munoz-fontela">César Muñoz-Fontela</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li><a href="https://cellviro.g-f-v.org/">German Society for Virology</a></li> <li>Ticks in Germany and <a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-020-71920-z">TBEV</a> (Sci Rep)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 711: The New Heal
<p>The TWiVers review Biden’s national strategy for the COVID-19 responses and pandemic preparedness, and an evaluation of the BinaxNOW rapid antigen test for SARS-CoV-2 infection.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.alandove.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "http://twitter.com/bioprofbarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>Biden’s COVID-19 strategy (<a href= "https://int.nyt.com/data/documenttools/national-strategy-for-the-covid-19-response/c7bd8ecb9308d669/full.pdf">pdf</a>)</li> <li>CDC evaluation of <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/70/wr/mm7003e3.htm">BinaxNOW</a> antigen test (MMWR)</li> <li>FDA instructions for BinaxNOW test (<a href= "https://www.fda.gov/media/141570/download#:~:text=To%20perform%20the%20test%2C,read%20after%2030%20minutes">pdf</a>)</li> <li>Adam Neely on <a href="https://youtu.be/m1ovAB4vKzw">Sea Shanties</a> (YouTube)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-711-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 711</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Dickson</strong> – <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/puzzles/spelling-bee">Spelling Bee</a><br /> <strong>Brianne</strong> – <a href= "https://www.wired.com/story/bernie-sanders-meme-street-view-site/?fbclid=IwAR3qjr_1XX3cLBB23tzD4VHFRUXqB_uZRBOWhiRT2YWFS9Om1x7L_K6LGWk"> He Made a Viral Bernie Meme Site. Now He Has to Keep it Going</a><br /> <strong>Alan</strong> – America’s Cup AC75 <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vBUTJG3Hf_s">capsize and aftermath</a> in qualifying race<br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fLIkZRmqgjI">Game Theory’s UNCENSORED Interview With Dr. Fauci |</a> <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tvrDH67EyRA">The Truth About COVID-19 Vaccines</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://backtracks.fm/charts/c/science?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=weekly_charts_newsletter&utm_content=discover-more-charts"> Top Science Podcasts</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 710: COVID-19 clinical update #46 with Dr. Daniel Griffin
<p>In COVID-19 clinical update #46, Daniel Griffin discusses the BinaxNow rapid antigen test, efficacy of Bamlanivimab in nursing homes, associations of serum vitamin D concentrations with in-hospital mortality and need for invasive mechanical ventilation, trials of IL-6 receptor antagonists, effects of anticoagulants on in-hospital mortality, and symptom persistence in outpatients.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a> and <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>Evaluation of Abbott <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/70/wr/mm7003e3.htm">BinaxNOW</a> (MMWR)</li> <li>Lilly mAb in <a href= "https://www.wsj.com/articles/lilly-antibody-drug-prevents-covid-19-in-nursing-homes-study-finds-11611234000"> nursing homes</a> (WSJ)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.mayoclinicproceedings.org/article/S0025-6196(21)00001-X/fulltext"> Vitamin D</a> and COVID-19 severity (Mayo Clin Proc)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2021.01.12.21249577v1">Anticoagulation, aspirin</a>, in-hospital mortality in COVID-19 (medRxiv)</li> <li><a href="https://www.acpjournals.org/doi/10.7326/M20-5926">Long COVID</a> symptoms in outpatients (Ann Int Med)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-710-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 710</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your questions for Dr. Griffin to daniel@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 709: COVID cherry picking
<p>In this episode, President Biden elevates his science advisor to his Cabinet, a review of the current flu season, the scientific goals of the WHO-convened Global Study of the Origins of SARS-CoV-2, and answers to listener questions.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>President’s <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2021/01/15/science/biden-science-cabinet.html"> science advisor</a> to Cabinet (NY Times)</li> <li>Letter from Biden to Lander (<a href= "https://buildbackbetter.gov/wp-content/uploads/2021/01/OSTP-Appointment.pdf">pdf</a>)</li> <li><a href="https://www.cdc.gov/flu/weekly/index.htm">Weekly flu</a> (CDC)</li> <li>Weekly <a href= "https://www.health.ny.gov/diseases/communicable/influenza/surveillance/2020-2021/flu_report_current_week.pdf"> NY flu</a> (NYDOH)</li> <li>WHO study on <a href= "https://www.who.int/publications/m/item/who-convened-global-study-of-the-origins-of-sars-cov-2"> SARS-CoV-2 origins</a> (WHO)</li> <li><a title="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-706-letters/" href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-709-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 709</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Kathy</strong> – <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MCuCBt24hAk">15 YouTubers play Telestrations</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href="http://vincebeiser.com/">Vince Beiser</a></p> <h3>Listener Picks</h3> <p>Bob, David, Janet – Sea Shanty by A Cappella Science (<a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6EV4hQzCbJA">YouTube</a>, <a href= "https://vm.tiktok.com/ZMJT5Kvkc/">TikTok</a>, <a href= "https://timblais.bandcamp.com/track/soon-may-the-vaccine-come-covid-wellerman"> Bandcamp</a>)</p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 708: Alpaca llama full of nanobodies
<p>The TWiVy team deconstructs CoronaVac, the inactivated SARS-CoV-2 vaccine produced by Sinovac Biotech, and production of multivalent camelid nanobodies that block infection with the virus and suppress selection of neturalization-resistant variants.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.alandove.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "http://twitter.com/bioprofbarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li><a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2021/01/15/health/covid-vaccine-kessler.html?action=click&module=Top%20Stories&pgtype=Homepage"> David Kessler to head</a> Operation Warp Speed (NY Times)</li> <li>Phase 1/2 results of <a href= "https://www.thelancet.com/article/S1473-3099(20)30843-4/fulltext">Sinovac inactivated vaccine</a> (Lancet)</li> <li><a href= "https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Beta-Propiolactone">beta-propiolactone</a> (Wikipedia)</li> <li>Multivalent anti-SARS-CoV-2 <a href= "https://science.sciencemag.org/content/early/2021/01/11/science.abe6230"> nanobodies</a> (Science)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-708-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 708</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Dickson</strong> – <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2021/01/06/us/politics/trump-riot-dc-capitol-photos.html"> Photos of mob attacking Capitol</a><br /> <strong>Brianne</strong> – <a href= "https://twitter.com/Primary_Immune/status/1349357918756499458?s=20"> Video of Neutrophil Phagocytosis</a><br /> <strong>Alan</strong> – <em><a href= "https://amzn.to/2KmdPdj">Fishing Through the Apocalypse</a></em><br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://www.poetryfoundation.org/poems/149909/a-word-on-statistics"> A Word on Statistics by Wislawa Szymborska</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://heathercoxrichardson.substack.com/people/4875576-heather-cox-richardson"> Letters from an American</a></p> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong>Mike –</strong> <a href= "https://youtu.be/ZnbOKH9Oe9s">Have the new jab</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a></p>
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TWiV 707: COVID-19 clinical update #45 with Dr. Daniel Griffin
<p>In COVID-19 clinical update #45, Daniel Griffin discusses J&J Ad26 vaccine results, reactogenicity after the second dose of mRNA vaccines, expansion of vaccine eligibility, and the finding that encephalitis after SARS-CoV-2 infection is a cytokine release syndrome.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a> and <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>J&J Ad26 vaccine <a href= "https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa2034201">phase 1/2 results</a> (NEJM)</li> <li>SARS-CoV-2 encephalitis is a <a href= "https://academic.oup.com/cid/advance-article/doi/10.1093/cid/ciaa1933/6062486?searchresult=1"> cytokine release syndrome</a> (CID)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-707-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 707</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your questions for Dr. Griffin to daniel@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 706: Do as Dr. Fauci says
<p>TWiV answers listener questions about pandemic response, excess deaths in 25-44 year olds, vaccines, vaccines, and vaccines.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://twitter.com/bioprofbarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>Poems are at <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiverse/">Twiverse</a></li> <li>2020 US <a href= "https://www.caranddriver.com/news/a34240145/2019-2020-traffic-deaths-coronavirus/"> traffic deaths</a> (Car & Driver)</li> <li>National Vaccine Injury <a href= "https://www.hrsa.gov/vaccine-compensation/index.html">Compensation Program</a> (HRSA)</li> <li>Jet <a href= "https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jet_injector">injector</a> (Wikipedia)</li> <li>Letters read on TWiV 706</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne</strong> – <a href= "https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2021/01/giant-viruses-can-change-their-hosts-dna/617555/"> We Know Almost Nothing About Giant Viruses</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://climatecultures.net/environmental-change/the-coccolithophores-project/"> The Coccolithophores Project</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong> – <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/vaccines/safety/vsafe.html"> v-safe</a> and <a href= "https://hackmd.io/@scibehC19vax/home"> Vaccine Handbook</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – Gorillas at San Diego Zoo infected with SARS-CoV-2 (<a href= "https://zoo.sandiegozoo.org/pressroom/news-releases/gorilla-troop-san-diego-zoo-safari-park-test-positive-covid-19">pdf</a>)</p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 705: Rocky Mountain COVID with Emily Travanty
<p>Emily Travanty from the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment joins TWiV to discuss how her laboratory was the first in the US to detect the SARS-CoV-2 variant VOC 202012/01.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.alandove.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "http://twitter.com/bioprofbarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href= "https://www.linkedin.com/in/emily-travanty-phd-bb9604a/">Emily Travanty</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>VOC detected in <a href= "https://www.washingtonpost.com/health/coronavirus-variant-colorado-us/2020/12/29/8e6379fc-4a01-11eb-a9f4-0e668b9772ba_story.html"> Colorado</a> (WaPo)</li> <li>US has sequenced only <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/more/scientific-brief-emerging-variant.html"> 50,000 SARS-CoV-2 genomes</a> (CDC)</li> <li>Human CoV evolves to <a href= "https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.12.17.423313v1">escape immunity</a> (bioRxiv)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Dickson</strong> – <a href= "https://oim.fanlink.to/SoHoDown">Randal Despommier on saxophone</a><br /> <strong>Brianne</strong> – <a href= "https://www.giantmicrobes.com/us/products/coronavirus.html">Giant Microbes SARS-CoV2</a><br /> <strong>Alan</strong> – <a href="http://westofloathing.com/">West of Loathing</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://www.who.int/publications/m/item/draft-landscape-of-covid-19-candidate-vaccines"> Draft landscape of COVID-19 candidate vaccines</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://science.sciencemag.org/content/371/6525/120">SARS-CoV-2 spillover events</a></p> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong>Daniel –</strong> <a href= "https://www.npr.org/2021/01/08/954413533/his-vaccine-story-inspired-his-father-to-write-a-disney-classic"> His Vaccine Story Inspired His Father To Write A Disn</a><strong><a href= "https://www.npr.org/2021/01/08/954413533/his-vaccine-story-inspired-his-father-to-write-a-disney-classic">ey Classic</a></strong></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 704: COVID-19 clinical update #44 with Dr. Daniel Griffin
<div class="entry-content"> <p>In this COVID-19 clinical update, Daniel Griffin summarizes current status of vaccination in the US, discusses a study on convalescent sera from Argentina, use of remdesivir in patients with kidney disease, and provides further considerations on the use of Ct values in patient management.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a> and <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>Argentine study on <a href= "https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa2033700">plasma therapy</a> (NEJM)</li> <li>Ct values and <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33349793/">clinical outcome</a> (Open Forum Inf Dis)</li> <li>Bamlanivimab fact sheet (<a href= "https://www.fda.gov/media/143604/download">FDA pdf</a>)</li> <li>Cognitive defects in <a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.10.20.20215863v1">recovered COVID-19 patients</a> (medRxiv)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-704-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 704</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your questions for Dr. Griffin to daniel@microbe.tv</p> </div>
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TWiV 703: Does dose matter?
<p>On this episode, a discussion of why modifying the dose schedule of the mRNA vaccines in the US is not a good idea, evidence that lower Ct values on hospital admission is associated with higher mortality, and dose-dependent response to SARS-CoV-2 infection of ferrets.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://twitter.com/bioprofbarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>BSL-3 <a href= "https://opportunities.columbia.edu/en-us/job/510343/assistant-manager-hcl-bsl3">Assistant Manager position</a></li> <li>Follow authorized <a href= "https://www.fda.gov/news-events/press-announcements/fda-statement-following-authorized-dosing-schedules-covid-19-vaccines"> vaccine dosing schedule</a> (FDA)</li> <li>Mina suggests <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2020/12/18/opinion/coronavirus-vaccine-doses.html"> one vaccine dose</a> (NY Times)</li> <li>UK decision document on vaccine dose (<a href= "https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/949772/UKPAR_COVID_19_Vaccine_AstraZeneca_05.01.2021.pdf">pdf</a>)</li> <li>Ct linked to <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33349793/">COVID-19 mortality</a> (Open Forum Inf Dis)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/s41467-020-20439-y">Dose-dependent</a> infection of ferrets (Nat Comm)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-703-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 703</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne</strong> – <a href= "https://www.cell.com/med/fulltext/S2666-6340(20)30072-6">Linsey Marr on masks</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong> – <a href= "https://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap210106.html">Striped Martian Sand Dunes</a> and<br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wCrtk-pyP0I">How Microwaving Grapes Makes Plasma</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://www.virology.ws/2021/01/05/musings-of-an-anonymous-pissed-off-virologist/"> Musings of an anonymous, pissed off virologist</a></p> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong>Laura</strong> – <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dCFdKpKLGxs">Auld Lang Syne</a> follow-up</p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 702: Year of the Pandemic
<p>For this first episode of 2021, the complete TWiV team reviews compelling virology stories of 2020, and thanks the multitude of guests who have helped us to navigate the pandemic, and our many listeners who turn to us for scientific facts.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.alandove.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://twitter.com/bioprofbarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>Poems are at <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiverse/">Twiverse</a></li> <li>This little virus went to market (<a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-582/">TWiV 581</a>)</li> <li>Host genetics initiative <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-628/">TWiV 628</a> </li> <li>Inborn errors of immunity & serious COVID <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-671/">TWiV 671</a> </li> <li>Lisa Gralinski <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-674/">TWiV 674</a> </li> <li>Tragic gene flow from Neanderthals <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-676/">TWiV 676</a></li> <li>Ivermectin and COVID-19 (<a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-599/">TWiV 599</a>)</li> <li>DC and Galveston road trips: TWiV <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-625/">625</a>, <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-643/">643</a>, <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-646/">646</a>, <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-589/">589</a>, <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-580/">580</a>, <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-583/">583</a>, <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-587/">587</a>)</li> <li>Fauci and Hotez interviews (TWiV <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-641/">641</a>, <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-641/">687</a>)</li> <li>Long-haul COVID, pro-thrombotic autoantibodies (TWiV <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-680/">680</a>, <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-683/">683</a>)</li> <li>Minority health and disparities (<a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-655/">TWiV 655</a>)</li> <li>Diversity in science (<a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-672/">TWiV 672</a>, <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-670/">670</a>)</li> <li>SeXX matters (<a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-624/">TWiV 624</a>)</li> <li>Kate Rubins (<a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-682/">TWiV 682</a>)</li> <li>Laura Splan (<a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-691/">TWiV 691</a>)</li> <li>Protective immune responses (TWiV <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-693/">693</a>, <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-685/">685</a>, <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-683/">683</a>)</li> <li>Immune memory/cross-reactivity (TWiV <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-684/">684</a>, <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-681/">681</a>, <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-650/">650</a>, <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-631/">631</a>)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Dickson</strong> – <a href= "https://www.flickr.com/photos/nasahqphoto/sets/72157717626776513/"> Best of 2020 by NASA</a> and <em><a href= "https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2021/01/04/the-plague-year">The Plague Year</a></em><br /> <strong>Brianne</strong> – <a href= "https://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2020/12/pandemic-year-two/617528/"> Where Year Two of the Pandemic Will Take Us</a><br /> <strong>Alan</strong> – Japan’s <a href= "https://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2020/12/23/national/japan-vaccine-history-coronavirus/"> distinct form of vaccine hesitancy</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong> – <a href= "https://www.npr.org/2021/01/01/952652356/dr-paul-offit-gives-updates-on-the-us-covid-19-vaccine-rollout"> Paul Offit updates on the vaccine rollout</a> and <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W_6Vs8pADrQ&feature=share">Choral Scholars of University College Dublin</a> (<a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nGzeMNxqpYU">John Greene’s videoessay on the song</a>)<br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://www.facebook.com/BostonDynamicsOfficial/videos/435526817799172"> Do You Love Me?</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://www.wired.co.uk/article/mrna-coronavirus-vaccine-pfizer-biontech"> Story on Katalin Kariko’s career</a></p> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong>Louise</strong> – <a href= "https://www.ravelry.com/projects/jsmultron/virus-socks">Virus socks</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 701: COVID-19 clinical update #43 with Dr. Daniel Griffin
<p>In Daniel Griffin’s final clinical report for 2020, he summarizes what we have learned about the clinical management of COVID-19 patients in the past year.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a> and <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li><a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.10.19.20214494v1.full.pdf"> Attributes and predictors</a> of long COVID-19 (medRxiv)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-698-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 701</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 700: 'Twas COVID and the aerosols
<p>TWiV reviews additional data on the UK variant of SARS-CoV-2, the distinct variant spreading in South Africa, association of afucosylated antiviral IgG with severe COVID-19, approval of AstraZeneca vaccine in the UK, and winners of the pandemic poem contest.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://twitter.com/bioprofbarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>BSL-3 <a href= "https://opportunities.columbia.edu/en-us/job/510343/assistant-manager-hcl-bsl3"> Assistant Manager position</a></li> <li>PHE update #2 (<a href= "https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/948152/Technical_Briefing_VOC202012-2_Briefing_2_FINAL.pdf">pdf</a>)</li> <li>South African <a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.12.21.20248640v1">variant</a> (medRxiv)</li> <li>CDC cautious in <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/transmission/variant.html"> conclusions on variant</a></li> <li><a href= "https://science.sciencemag.org/content/early/2020/12/22/science.abc8378?rss=1"> Afucosylated IgG</a> and severe COVID-19 (Science)</li> <li>AstraZeneca vaccine <a href= "https://www.bbc.com/news/health-55280671">EUA in UK</a> (BBC)</li> <li><a title="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-694-letters/" href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-700-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 700</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne</strong> – <a href= "https://amzn.to/3o4KOBq">Ready Player Two</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong> – <a href= "https://berthub.eu/articles/posts/reverse-engineering-source-code-of-the-biontech-pfizer-vaccine/"> Bert Hubert’s Reverse Engineering of the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://www.facebook.com/watch/?v=871859413353242">Boston Dynamics running robots</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://amzn.to/3818j8Q"><em>Fever</em> by John Fuller</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 699: Arboviruses at ASTMH
<div class="entry-content"> <p>From the 2020 online meeting of the American Society for Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, Vincent speaks with Jonathan Auguste, Carol Blair, Desiree LaBeaud, Louis Lambrechts, and Mauricio Nogueira about their careers and their research on arthropod-borne viruses.</p> <p>Host: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href= "https://www.ento.vt.edu/people/Faculty0/Auguste.html">Jonathan Auguste</a>, <a href= "https://vetmedbiosci.colostate.edu/directory/member/?id=3245">Carol Blair</a>, <a href= "https://profiles.stanford.edu/angelle-labeaud">Desiree LaBeaud</a>, <a href= "https://research.pasteur.fr/en/team/insect-virus-interactions/">Louis Lambrechts</a>, and <a href= "https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=CqfFa2oAAAAJ">Mauricio Nogueira</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li><a href="https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/25690800/">RNAi</a> in arbovirus-vector interactions (Viruses)</li> <li>Arbovirus emergence via <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32385369/">bridge vectors</a> (Sci Rep)</li> <li><a href="https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32498264/">Rift Valley fever</a> (Trop Med Inf Dis)</li> <li>Flavivirus infection and <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32580374/">cerebrovascular events</a> (Viruses)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p> </div>
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TWiV 698: COVID-19 clinical update #42 with Dr. Daniel Griffin
<p>Daniel Griffin provides his weekly clinical report on COVID-19, including his own experience with vaccination, guidelines for vaccine distribution, reasons for under-utilization of monoclonal antibody therapy, and much more.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a> and <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>Phased allocation of COVID-19 vaccines (<a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/acip/meetings/downloads/slides-2020-12/COVID-02-Dooling.pdf">ACIP slides</a>)</li> <li>How CDC is making <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/vaccines/recommendations-process.html"> COVID-19 vaccine</a> recommendations (CDC)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-698-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 698</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 697: The sky is NOT falling
<p>TWiV reviews the latest data on the UK variant of SARS-CoV-2, including some properties of the variant and why it is being closely studied, development of liver cancer in a participant in a adenovirus-associated virus gene therapy trial, and answers to listener questions.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://twitter.com/bioprofbarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>BSL-3 <a href= "https://opportunities.columbia.edu/en-us/job/510343/assistant-manager-hcl-bsl3"> Assistant Manager position</a> 3:39</li> <li>NERVTAG meeting minutes (<a href= "https://khub.net/documents/135939561/338928724/SARS-CoV-2+variant+under+investigation%2C+meeting+minutes.pdf/962e866b-161f-2fd5-1030-32b6ab467896?t=1608470511452">pdf</a>)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.gov.uk/government/groups/new-and-emerging-respiratory-virus-threats-advisory-group"> NERVTAG</a></li> <li>Preliminary <a href= "https://virological.org/t/preliminary-genomic-characterisation-of-an-emergent-sars-cov-2-lineage-in-the-uk-defined-by-a-novel-set-of-spike-mutations/563"> genomic characterization</a> of UK variant (virological.org)</li> <li>PHE investigation of UK variant (<a href= "https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/947048/Technical_Briefing_VOC_SH_NJL2_SH2.pdf">pdf</a>)</li> <li>N501Y does not affect antibody neutralization (<a href= "https://science.sciencemag.org/content/369/6511/1603">Science</a>, <a href="https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33112236/">eLife</a>)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.who.int/csr/don/21-december-2020-sars-cov2-variant-united-kingdom/en/"> WHO notice</a> on UK variant (WHO)</li> <li>Liver tumor during <a href= "https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2020/12/liver-tumor-gene-therapy-recipient-raises-concerns-about-virus-widely-used-treatment"> AAV gene therapy</a> (Science)</li> <li><a title="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-694-letters/" href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-697-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 697</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne</strong> – <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ncdZQRFXXiw&fbclid=IwAR1MIssjXRnH_htPvLlrDlV-rB5I8D8GTGu1SqUyO5F8QPw5Vxm2TEVmz8w"> EM Rap Podcast</a> COVID update<br /> <strong>Kathy</strong> – <a href= "https://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap201223.html">Conjunction of Jupiter and Saturn</a> and <a href= "https://www.cnn.com/videos/health/2020/12/19/sesame-street-covid-19-santa-claus-vaccine-fauci-sot-vpx.cnn"> Tony Fauci vaccinated Santa Claus</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "http://folktale.net/downloads/chicken_little.pdf">Chicken LIttle</a> (<a href= "https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henny_Penny">wiki</a>)<br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://virological.org/">virological.org</a></p> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong>Greg</strong> – <a href= "https://youtu.be/9Oyne7NviO8">Someone who wants to make a difference</a><br /> <strong>Uli</strong> – <a href="https://xkcd.com/2400/">XKCD on statistics</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 696: Tear down that SARS-CoV-2 manuscript
<p>TWiV explains that COVID-19 is not harmless for young adults, FAA approval for Pfizer mRNA vaccine, lack of justification for the claim of reverse transcription of SARS-CoV-2 RNA and integration into the human genome, and lack of evidence for increased transmission by new variants in the UK.</p> <div class="entry-content"> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.alandove.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "http://twitter.com/bioprofbarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>BSL-3 laboratory <a href= "https://opportunities.columbia.edu/en-us/job/510343/assistant-manager-hcl-bsl3"> assistant manager position</a></li> <li><a href= "https://www.fda.gov/news-events/press-announcements/fda-takes-additional-action-fight-against-covid-19-issuing-emergency-use-authorization-second-covid"> FDA authorizes EUA</a> for Moderna mRNA vaccine (FDA)</li> <li>COVID-19 is <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2020/12/16/opinion/covid-deaths-young-adults.html?action=click&module=Opinion&pgtype=Homepage"> not harmless</a> for young adults (NY Times)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2020/12/16/opinion/covid-deaths-young-adults.html?action=click&module=Opinion&pgtype=Homepage"> Excess mortality</a> 25-44 years (JAMA)</li> <li>Pfizer mRNA vaccine <a href= "https://www.aopa.org/news-and-media/all-news/2020/december/12/faa-permits-pfizer-biontech-covid-19-vaccine-requires-48-hour-no-fly-period"> approved by FAA</a> (AOPA)</li> <li>SARS-CoV-2 RNA <a href= "https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.12.12.422516v1">reverse transcription</a> (bioRxiv)</li> <li>Information on UK variant (<a href= "https://www.gisaid.org/references/gisaid-in-the-news/uk-reports-new-variant-termed-vui-20201201/">GISAID</a>, <a href="https://www.bmj.com/content/371/bmj.m4857">BMJ</a>)</li> <li>US agency <a href= "https://www.washingtonpost.com/national-security/russian-government-spies-are-behind-a-broad-hacking-campaign-that-has-breached-us-agencies-and-a-top-cyber-firm/2020/12/13/d5a53b88-3d7d-11eb-9453-fc36ba051781_story.html"> computers compromised</a> (WaPo)</li> <li>DoD study on <a href= "https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/trafficandcommuting/defense-department-study-finds-low-risk-of-coronavirus-infection-through-air-on-a-packed-airline-flight/2020/10/15/e84aa092-0e30-11eb-8a35-237ef1eb2ef7_story.html"> low risk of flying</a> (WaPo)</li> <li>When can <a href= "https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2020/dec/18/when-can-children-get-the-vaccine-five-questions-parents-are-asking"> children be vaccinated</a>? (Guardian)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-696-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 696</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Dickson</strong> – <a href= "https://www.audubon.org/magazine/summer-2020/the-2020-audubon-photography-awards-winners"> 2020 Audubon Photography Winners</a><br /> <strong>Brianne</strong> – <a href= "https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2021/01/science-covid-19-manhattan-project/617262/"> COVID-19 Changed Science Forever</a><br /> <strong>Alan</strong> – <a href= "https://amzn.to/2KhVkXw"><em>Entangled Life</em></a> by Merlin Sheldrake<br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://www.politifact.com/article/2020/dec/16/lie-year-coronavirus-downplay-and-denial/"> Lie of the Year: Coronavirus downplay and denial</a>; <a href= "https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_18:38">John 18:38</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2020/12/18/nyregion/nyc-smallpox-vaccine.html?action=click&algo=lda&block=editors_picks_recirc&fellback=false&imp_id=573486820&impression_id=d9b36030-412c-11eb-a700-63d15645be34&index=0&pgtype=Article&region=ccolumn&req_id=480748433&surface=home-featured&variant=1_lda&action=click&module=editorContent&pgtype=Article&region=CompanionColumn&contentCollection=Trending"> How New York City Vaccinated 6 Million People in Less Than a Month</a> (<a href= "https://www.virology.ws/2009/12/22/smallpox-in-new-york-city-1947/">my article from 2009</a>)</p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p> </div>
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TWiV 695: COVID-19 clinical update #41 with Dr. Daniel Griffin
<p>Daniel Griffin provides his weekly clinical report on COVID-19, including thoughts on the first immunizations with Pfizer mRNA vaccine, the anticipated EUA for the Moderna vaccine, whether the vaccine prevents infection, not just disease, monoclonal antibody therapy, and much more.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a> and <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>FDA EUA for <a href= "https://www.fda.gov/emergency-preparedness-and-response/coronavirus-disease-2019-covid-19/pfizer-biontech-covid-19-vaccine"> Pfizer mRNA vaccine</a> (FDA)</li> <li>Ellume at-home <a href= "https://www.ellumehealth.com/">SARS-CoV-2 antigen test</a> (Ellume)</li> <li>Pre-K through grade 12 <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/69/wr/mm6950e1.htm">COVID-19 mitigation costs</a> (MMWR)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-692-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 695</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 694: Mitigating COVID-19
<p>On this episode, TWiV makes Bloomberg Business News 2020 Jealousy List, crushing of CDC revealed by insiders, seasonal influenza during the COVID-19 pandemic, FDA briefing documents from Moderna, and three-quarters attack rate of SARS-CoV-2 during an unmitigated epidemic in Brazil.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://twitter.com/bioprofbarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>BSL-3 <a href= "https://opportunities.columbia.edu/en-us/job/510343/assistant-manager-hcl-bsl3"> Assistant Manager position</a></li> <li>TWiV makes Bloomberg Business News <a href= "https://www.bloomberg.com/features/2020-jealousy-list/">2020 Jealousy List</a> (BBN)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2020/12/16/us/politics/cdc-trump.html">Crushing</a> of the CDC (NY Times)</li> <li>Seasonal influenza during COVID-19 pandemic (<a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/COVID-impact-on-influenza-1024x576.jpg">jpg</a>)</li> <li>Moderna <a href= "https://www.fda.gov/advisory-committees/advisory-committee-calendar/vaccines-and-related-biological-products-advisory-committee-december-17-2020-meeting-announcement#event-materials"> briefing documents</a> (FDA)</li> <li><a href= "https://science.sciencemag.org/content/early/2020/12/07/science.abe9728"> Three-quarters attack rate</a> in Brazil (Science)</li> <li><a href= "https://academic.oup.com/jid/advance-article/doi/10.1093/infdis/jiaa742/6009483"> Outdoor transmission</a> of SARS-CoV-2 (J Inf Dis)</li> <li>Rich Condit <a href= "https://youtu.be/Jud3PvP7erY">reminisces</a> (YouTube)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne</strong> – <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2020/12/13/health/flu-coronavirus-twindemic.html"> Fears of a ‘Twindemic’ Recede as Flu Lies Low</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong> – <a href= "https://advance.umich.edu/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/UM-ADVANCE-Faculty-Equity-and-COVID-19-Oct-2020.pdf"> Faculty Equity & COVID-19 UM ADVANCE</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://www.theguardian.com/science/2020/nov/29/sistine-chapel-of-the-ancients-rock-art-discovered-in-remote-amazon-forest"> ‘Sistine Chapel of the ancients’ rock art</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://asm.org/Press-Releases/2020/December/Amidst-Global-Pandemic,-Agar-Art-Contest-Proves-Mi"> Winners of ASM Agar Art Contest 2020</a></p> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong>Johnye</strong> – <a href= "https://www.teepublic.com/t-shirt/16374614-2021-year-of-the-vax">2020 Year of the Vax t-shirt (and more)</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 693: Vax to the future
<p>On this episode, FDA EUA for Pfizer mRNA vaccine, efficacy of AstraZeneca ChAdOx1 COVID-19 vaccine, and an orally administered drug that blocks SARS-CoV-2 transmission in ferrets.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.alandove.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "http://twitter.com/bioprofbarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>BSL-3 laboratory <a href= "https://opportunities.columbia.edu/en-us/job/510343/assistant-manager-hcl-bsl3"> assistant manager position</a></li> <li>FDA advisory committee <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2020/12/10/health/covid-vaccine-pfizer-fda.html"> votes in favor of EUA</a> for Pfizer vaccine (NY Times)</li> <li>Sanofi/Glaxo <a href= "https://www.statnews.com/2020/12/11/sanofi-suffers-major-setback-in-development-of-a-covid-19-vaccine/"> subunit vaccine</a> steps back (Stat)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(20)32661-1/fulltext"> Efficacy</a> of ChAdOx1 COVID-19 vaccine (Lancet)</li> <li>Oral antiviral blocks <a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/s41564-020-00835-2">SARS-CoV-2 transmission</a> in ferrets (Nat Micro)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-693-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 693</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Dickson</strong> – <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2020/world/year-in-pictures.html?campaign_id=9&emc=edit_nn_20201209&instance_id=24852&nl=the-morning&regi_id=95679604&segment_id=46438&te=1&user_id=e7ac622ce23e889a3fb65ad658374278"> 2020 In Photos: A Year Like No Other</a><br /> <strong>Brianne</strong> – <a href= "https://amzn.to/3a86Lvk"><em>Cooking for Geeks</em></a><br /> <strong>Alan</strong> – <em><a href="https://amzn.to/37aYVix">On Food and Cooking</a></em><br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://www.nasa.gov/specials/artemis/">NASA Artemis</a> (<a href= "https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Artemis_program">Wiki</a>)<br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2020/12/11/opinion/covid-bats.html?action=click&module=Opinion&pgtype=Homepage"> The virus, the bats, and us</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 692: COVID-19 clinical update #40 with Dr. Daniel Griffin
<p>Daniel Griffin provides his weekly clinical report on COVID-19, including the anticipated EUA for the Pfizer mRNA vaccine, mitigation strategies in early care and education settings, expressive aphasia, and much more.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a> and <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li><a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/69/wr/mm6949e3.htm">Mitigation strategies</a> in early care and education settings (MMWR)</li> <li>WHO <a href= "https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa2023184">solidarity trial</a> results (NEJM)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-692-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 692</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 691: SciArt with Laura Splan
<div class="entry-content"> <p>SciArtist Laura Splan joins TWiV to reveal her transdisciplinary work that intersects science, technology, design and culture, then we discuss an inverse correlation between mumps virus antibodies induced by MMR vaccine and COVID-19 severity, and whether ivermectin is indicated for treatment of COVID-19.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://twitter.com/bioprofbarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href="https://twitter.com/laurasplan">Laura Splan</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li><a href="http://www.laurasplan.com/">Laura Splan</a> website</li> <li>BSL-3 <a href= "https://opportunities.columbia.edu/en-us/job/510343/assistant-manager-hcl-bsl3"> Assistant Manager position</a></li> <li><a href="https://mbio.asm.org/content/11/6/e02628-20">MMR titers</a> in recovered COVID-19 patients (mBio)</li> <li>Ivermectin and SARS-CoV-2 (<a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-599/">TWiV 599</a>)</li> <li>Treatment of COVID-19 with <a href= "https://www.ijidonline.com/article/S1201-9712(20)32506-6/fulltext"> ivermectin</a> (Int J Inf Dis)</li> <li>Ivermectin <a href= "https://www.mayoclinic.org/drugs-supplements/ivermectin-oral-route/proper-use/drg-20064397"> approved dosing</a> (Mayo Clinic)</li> <li>Briefing document for <a href= "https://www.fda.gov/media/144246/download">Pfizer vaccine</a> (FDA)</li> <li>Vaccinated? <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2020/12/08/health/covid-vaccine-mask.html"> Wear a mask</a> (NY Times)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(20)32661-1/fulltext"> Efficacy</a> of ChAdOx1 vaccine (Lancet)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/dec72218-38b3-11eb-a4fe-454ae9b80c8b?shareToken=7ba59ef046b807e3f9fc59bade774b2c"> Mix & Match</a> Pfizer & Oxford jabs (Times Long)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.12.07.20244103v1.full.pdf"> SARS-CoV-2 seroprevalence</a> in Seattle (medRxiv)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne</strong> – Patterns for <a href= "https://www.gla.ac.uk/media/Media_765622_smxx.pdf">Virus snowflakes</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong> – 2020 Nobel Prize lectures (<a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H4OsL48sHvM&feature=emb_logo">hepatitis C</a>) (<a href= "https://www.nobelprize.org/nobel-week-live-streams-2020/">link to all and concert</a>) <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32140215/">Historical review by Harvey Alter</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://www.nasa.gov/feature/new-data-confirm-2020-so-to-be-the-upper-centaur-rocket-booster-from-the-1960-s"> New Data Confirm 2020 SO is Upper Centaur Rocket Booster from 1960’s</a> (<a href= "https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2020_SO">Wiki</a>)<br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://amzn.to/3qDjhZH"><em>The Right Stuff</em></a></p> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong>Miikael</strong> – <a href= "https://cen.acs.org/pharmaceuticals/vaccines/tiny-tweak-behind-COVID-19/98/i38"> Tiny tweak behind COVID-19 vaccines</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p> </div> <p> </p>
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TWiV 690: This is your brain on SARS-CoV-2
<p>TWiV reviews the difficulties in predicting species susceptibility to SARS-CoV-2 infection by only examining the ACE2 protein, and the olfactory mucosa as a portal of entry into the central nervous system in COVID-19 patients.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.alandove.com/">Alan Dove</a>, and <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href="http://www.enterovirus.net/">Amy Rosenfeld</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>NYC will create <a href= "https://www.bizjournals.com/newyork/news/2020/12/03/nyc-creates-pandemic-response-institute.html"> pandemic response institute</a> (NY Bus J)</li> <li>Comparison of <a href= "https://www.pnas.org/content/117/36/22311">ACE2 in vertebrates</a> (PNAS)</li> <li><a href="https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33257876/">Olfactory transmucosal invasion</a> of CNS by SARS-CoV-2 (Nat Neurosci)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-690-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 690</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Dickson</strong> – <a href= "https://www.nationalgeographic.com/animals/2020/12/these-are-our-best-animal-photos-of-2020/"> National Geographic best animal photos of 2020</a><br /> <strong>Amy</strong> – <a href= "https://amzn.to/37z4LcJ">A</a><em><a href= "https://amzn.to/37z4LcJ">merican Contagions</a>: Epidemics and the law from Smallpox to COVID-19</em> by John Fabian Witt<br /> <strong>Alan</strong> – <a href="https://hamsci.org/">HamSCI</a> citizen science organization<br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-020-03348-4">DeepMind’s AI makes gigantic leap in solving protein structures</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://amzn.to/39EaZdS"><em>Army Ants: Nature’s Ultimate Social Hunters</em></a> by Daniel Kronauer</p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 689: COVID-19 clinical update #39 with Dr. Daniel Griffin
<p>Daniel Griffin provides his weekly clinical report on COVID-19, including analysis of vitamin D levels in patients, information on Moderna and Pfizer vaccines, distribution plans suggested by ACIP, and more.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a> and <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li><a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-020-77093-z">Vitamin D levels</a> in COVID-19 patients (Nature)</li> <li>ACIP recommendations for <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/vaccines/recommendations-process.html"> distribution of COVID-19 vaccine</a> (MMWR)</li> <li>Updated CDC guidance on <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/if-you-are-sick/quarantine.html"> when to quarantine</a> (CDC)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-689-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 689</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 688: We put COVID-19 papers through a sieve
<h1 class="entry-title">TWiV 688: We put COVID-19 papers through a sieve</h1> <span class="mini-title">December 2, 2020</span> <div class="entry-content"> <p>On this episode, UK grants EUA for Pfizer vaccine, advice for CDC on who to immunize first, news from Das Coronavirus, SARS-CoV-2 protease regulates innate responses, and viral mRNAs are not an indication of viral replication.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://twitter.com/bioprofbarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li><a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/live/2020/12/02/world/covid-19-coronavirus"> UK grants EUA</a> for Pfizer vaccine (NY Times)</li> <li>ACIP advice on <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2020/12/01/health/covid-vaccine-distribution-cdc.html?action=click&module=Top%20Stories&pgtype=Homepage"> who to vaccinate first</a> (NY Times)</li> <li><a href="http://www.microbe.tv/das-coronavirus">Das coronavirus</a> update</li> <li><a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-020-2601-5">SARS-CoV-2 protease</a> regulates innate response (Nature)</li> <li>Viral mRNAs <a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/s41467-020-19883-7">do not indicate</a> viral replication (Nat Comm)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-020-2951-z">Addendum</a> to SARS-CoV-2 <a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-020-2012-7">discovery</a> paper (Nature) 16:15</li> <li><a href= "https://www.cell.com/immunity/pdf/S1074-7613(20)30496-9.pdf?_returnURL=https%3A%2F%2Flinkinghub.elsevier.com%2Fretrieve%2Fpii%2FS1074761320304969%3Fshowall%3Dtrue"> SARS-CoV-2 mRNA vaccine</a> and GC formation (Immunity) 29:35</li> <li>What scientists <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/article/coronavirus-masks.html">say about masks</a> (NY Times) 1:29:03</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-688-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 688</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne</strong> – <a href= "https://www.facebook.com/pedromics/">Pedromics</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong> – <a href= "https://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap201120.html">Global map at Mars opposition</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <em><a href= "https://amzn.to/2Vrt8mP">Janeway’s Immunobiology</a></em><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://animationlab.utah.edu/">Janet Iwasa’s Animation Lab</a></p> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong>Cheryl</strong> – BioRender.com <a href= "https://app.biorender.com/biorender-templates/figures/5de4fbc2311a7a00047949d0?location=top&utm_campaign=Holiday+Campaign+Announce&utm_content=Single+Feature+Update+-++Holiday+Campaign+Announcement&utm_medium=email_action&utm_source=customer.io&utm_campaign=Holiday+Campaign+Announce&utm_content=Single+Feature+Update+-++Holiday+Campaign+Announcement&utm_medium=email_action&utm_source=customer.io"> holiday card</a> templates</p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p> </div>
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TWiV 687: Peter Hotez sticks to the vax
<p>Peter Hotez joins TWiV to discuss the COVID-19 pandemic, including why it went out of control in the US, the hijacking of public health practices by anti-science extremist groups, prospects for control, and whether we will be prepared for the next one.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.alandove.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href= "https://www.bcm.edu/people-search/peter-hotez-23229">Peter Hote</a>z</p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>Peter Hotez on <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twip/29-neglected-tropical-diseases-with-peter-hotez/"> TWiP 29</a> and <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-special-hotez/">TWiV Special</a></li> <li><a href= "https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1286457920302045?via%3Dihub"> Wednesday, January 20, 2021</a> (Microbes Inf)</li> <li>SARS-CoV-2 RBD <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33173864/">protein vaccine candidate</a> (bioRxiv)</li> <li><a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32961275/">Anti-science extremism</a> in America (Microbes Inf)</li> <li><a href="https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32726304/">Low cost accessible</a> COVID-19 vaccine (PLoS NTD)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-687-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 687</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Dickson</strong> – <a href= "https://www.afar.com/magazine/the-worlds-first-energy-positive-hotel-to-open-in-norway?utm_source=Sailthru&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=112620%20NorwayHotel&utm_term=Daily%20Wander%20%28Have%20opened%20newsletter%20before%29"> The World’s First Energy-Positive Hotel to Open in Norway</a><br /> <strong>Brianne</strong> – <a href= "https://www.amazon.com/Food-Lab-Cooking-Through-Science/dp/0393081087"> The Food Lab: Better Hom</a><a href="https://amzn.to/36hKKb8">e</a> <a href= "https://www.amazon.com/Food-Lab-Cooking-Through-Science/dp/0393081087"> Cooking Through Science</a><br /> <strong>Alan</strong> – <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/69/wr/mm6947e3.htm?s_cid=mm6947e3_x"> ACIP’s ethical principles</a> for COVID-19 vaccine allocation<br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Mandalorian">The Mandolorian</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href="https://amzn.to/3mfA2ay"><em>T. rex and the Crater of Doom</em> by Walter Alvarez</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 686: COVID-19 clinical update #38 with Dr. Daniel Griffin
<p>Daniel Griffin provides his weekly clinical report on COVID-19, including new post-exposure guidelines from CDC, clinical trials of Remdesivir and convalescent plasma, FDA EUA for baricitinib and Regeneron’s monoclonal antibody and more.</p> <div class="fluid-width-video-wrapper">Hosts: <a href= "http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a> and <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></div> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>WHO <a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.10.15.20209817v1?ijkey=2c0a84c9f4e2d848155d1df1ad13460aa2260cb3&keytype2=tf_ipsecsha"> Solidarity trial for Remdesivir</a> and other drugs (medRxiv)</li> <li>EUA for <a href= "https://www.fda.gov/news-events/press-announcements/coronavirus-covid-19-update-fda-authorizes-drug-combination-treatment-covid-19"> Baricitinib</a> (FDA)</li> <li>EUA for <a href= "https://www.fda.gov/news-events/press-announcements/coronavirus-covid-19-update-fda-authorizes-monoclonal-antibodies-treatment-covid-19"> Casirivimab and Imdevimab</a> (FDA)</li> <li>RCT: No benefit of <a href= "https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa2031304">convalescent plasma</a> (NEJM)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-686-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 686</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 685: Pandemicky
<p>The TWiVers analyze efficacy of the AstraZeneca/Oxford adenovirus vectored vaccine, SARS-CoV-2 did not infect miners who became ill 8 years ago after cleaning bat guano from a cave in Yunnan Province, and induction of antigen-specific germinal center responses and production of neutralizing antibody by SARS-CoV-2 mRNA vaccine but not purified protein.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://twitter.com/bioprofbarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>AZD1222 <a href= "https://www.astrazeneca.com/media-centre/press-releases/2020/azd1222hlr.html"> vaccine efficacy</a> (AstraZeneca)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-020-2951-z">Addendum</a> to SARS-CoV-2 <a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-020-2012-7">discovery</a> paper (Nature)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.cell.com/immunity/pdf/S1074-7613(20)30496-9.pdf?_returnURL=https%3A%2F%2Flinkinghub.elsevier.com%2Fretrieve%2Fpii%2FS1074761320304969%3Fshowall%3Dtrue"> SARS-CoV-2 mRNA vaccine</a> and GC formation (Immunity)</li> <li>What scientists <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/article/coronavirus-masks.html">say about masks</a> (NY Times)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-685-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 685</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne</strong> – <a href= "https://www.amazon.com/Types-Scientists-Coloring-Book-Ages/dp/B08N9KNNQX"> Types of Scientists Coloring Book</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong> – <a href= "https://youtu.be/ZAEydOjNWyQ">South Pole video</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href="https://amzn.to/3fySqJ0"><em>Steve Jobs</em> by Walter Isaacson</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://www.etsy.com/shop/screenology">Screenology</a> (I interviewed Deb Sklut <a href= "https://youtu.be/0VZE_4Dfw2Q">here</a>)</p> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong>Mona</strong> – <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3800002/">Ad5 vector</a> and <a href= "https://www.latimes.com/about/fip02ogcm8k-123">podcast with ImmunityBio founder</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 684: Persistence of SARS-CoV-2 immune memory
<p>Daniel Griffin provides a clinical report on COVID-19, and Shane Crotty explains a study of antibodies, B cells and T cells in patients which suggests that immunological memory to SARS-CoV-2 might be long-lived.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a> and Shane Crotty</p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>FDA authorizes <a href= "https://www.lucirahealth.com/">Lucira</a> mini home testing kit (<a href= "https://www.fda.gov/news-events/press-announcements/coronavirus-covid-19-update-fda-authorizes-first-covid-19-test-self-testing-home">FDA</a>)</li> <li><a href="https://www.acpjournals.org/doi/10.7326/M20-5661">60 day outcomes</a> of COVID-19 patients (Annals Int Med)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.11.15.383323v1">Immunological memory</a> to SARS-CoV-2 infection at 6 months (bioRxiv)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-684-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 684</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Dickson</strong> – <a href= "https://www.google.com/search?q=Benoit+Mandelbrot&oi=ddle&ct=146439466&hl=en&kgmid=%2Fm%2F019kc&source=doodle-ntp&ved=0ahUKEwjN-NPzgpLtAhUJcq0KHbGpCvgQPQgB"> Benoit Mandlebrot’s 96 birthday</a><br /> <strong>Brianne</strong> – <a href= "https://www.blackinimmuno.org/schedule">#BlackinImmunoWeek</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://apps.apple.com/us/app/goisswatch-iss-tracking/id672216880"> GoISSWatch ISS Tracking</a>; <a href= "https://spotthestation.nasa.gov/">Spot The Station (NASA)</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "http://www.cafepress.com/microbesrule">Microbes Rule</a></p> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong>Agda</strong> – <a href= "https://sandwalk.blogspot.com/2020/11/using-modified-nucleotides-to-make-mrna.html"> Sandwalk</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 683: Two COVID-19 mRNA vaccines
<p>On this episode of TWiV, mRNA vaccines from Moderna and Pfizer show over 90% efficacy, prothrombotic auto-antibodies in serum of COVID-19 patients, and the whereabouts of SARS-CoV-2 in the human body.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://twitter.com/bioprofbarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>Efficacy of <a href= "https://investors.modernatx.com/news-releases/news-release-details/modernas-covid-19-vaccine-candidate-meets-its-primary-efficacy"> Moderna</a> and <a href= "https://www.pfizer.com/news/press-release/press-release-detail/pfizer-and-biontech-conclude-phase-3-study-covid-19-vaccine"> Pfizer</a> mRNA vaccines</li> <li>Longer <a href= "https://investors.modernatx.com/news-releases/news-release-details/moderna-announces-longer-shelf-life-its-covid-19-vaccine"> shelf life</a> of Moderna vaccine (Moderna)</li> <li><a href= "https://stm.sciencemag.org/lookup/doi/10.1126/scitranslmed.abd3876"> Prothrombotic antibodies</a> in COVID-19 serum (Sci Trans Med)</li> <li>Where is SARS-CoV-2 in the <a href= "https://journals.plos.org/plospathogens/article?id=10.1371/journal.ppat.1009037"> human body</a>? (PLoS Path)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-683-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 683</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne</strong> – <a href= "https://www.pictureascientist.com/">Picture a Scientist</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong> – <a href= "https://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap201111.html">Colors of the Moon</a> and <a href= "https://nautil.us/blog/-the-english-word-that-hasnt-changed-in-sound-or-meaning-in-8000-years"> Word that hasn’t changed</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/user/NASAgovVideo/videos">NASA YouTube channel</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "http://www.laurasplan.com/projects-1">Laura Splan</a> science art</p> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong>Mona</strong> – <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3800002/">Ad5 vector</a> and <a href= "https://www.latimes.com/about/fip02ogcm8k-123">podcast with ImmunityBio founder</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 682: Kate Rubins from the International Space Station
<p>From Expedition 64 of International Space Station, Flight Engineer Kate Rubins joins TWiV to discuss experiments that she is working on, including cell cultures, genome sequencing, and plant growth.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a> and <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href= "https://www.nasa.gov/astronauts/biographies/kathleen-rubins/biography"> Kate Rubins</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 681: Crowley, coats, and cross-reactive antibodies
<p>Daniel Griffin provides a clinical report on COVID-19, Kathleen Crowley explains the role of Environmental Health & Safety departments, update on SARS-CoV-2 transmission in farmed mink, and the presence of pre-existing antibodies to SARS-CoV-2 in unexposed individuals.</p> <div class="fluid-width-video-wrapper">Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.alandove.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></div> <p>Guests: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a> and <a href= "https://research.columbia.edu/directory/kathleen-anne-crowley-pa-c-mph-drph"> Kathleen A. Crowley</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>Pfizer <a href= "https://www.pfizer.com/news/press-release/press-release-detail/pfizer-and-biontech-announce-vaccine-candidate-against"> vaccine efficacy</a> (Pfizer)</li> <li>Pfizer <a href= "https://www.statnews.com/2020/11/09/covid-19-vaccine-from-pfizer-and-biontech-is-strongly-effective-early-data-from-large-trial-indicate/"> vaccine</a> (Stat)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2020/11/12/business/pfizer-covid-vaccine-coronavirus.html?action=click&module=Spotlight&pgtype=Homepage"> Distribution</a> of Pfizer vaccine (NY Times)</li> <li>LSTMH <a href= "https://vac-lshtm.shinyapps.io/ncov_vaccine_landscape/">vaccine tracker</a></li> <li><a href= "https://science.sciencemag.org/content/early/2020/11/09/science.abe5901"> SARS-CoV-2 humans to mink and back</a> in Netherlands (Science)</li> <li>SARS-CoV-2 <a href= "https://files.ssi.dk/Mink-cluster-5-short-report_AFO2">mink isolates in Denmark</a> (pdf)</li> <li><a href= "https://science.sciencemag.org/content/early/2020/11/05/science.abe1107"> Preexisting antibodies</a> to SARS-CoV-2 in humans (Science)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-681-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 681</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Dickson</strong> – <a href= "https://www.nasa.gov/osiris-rex">OSIRIS-REx | NASA</a><br /> <strong>Brianne</strong> – <a href= "https://interestingengineering.com/11-science-and-tech-museums-you-can-tour-virtually"> Virtual Science Museum Tours</a><br /> <strong>Alan</strong> – <a href= "https://ringfitadventure.nintendo.com/">Ring Fit Adventure</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href="https://bugssonline.org/">BUGSS Baltimore Underground Science Space</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://www.etsy.com/shop/trilobiteglassworks">Trilobite glassworks</a></p> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong>Gina and Joe</strong> – <a href= "https://youtu.be/LwNz8C33JOc">COVID Fan Tutte</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 680: Long-term COVID and ME/CFS
<p>Mady, Fiona, and David join TWiV to discuss patients with long-term COVID and similarities and differences with ME/CFS.</p> <div class="fluid-width-video-wrapper">Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "http://twitter.com/bioprofbarker">Brianne Barker</a></div> <p>Guests: <a href= "https://www.publichealth.columbia.edu/people/our-faculty/mh2092">Mady Hornig</a>, <a href= "https://www.wearebodypolitic.com/meet-the-body-type-team">Fiona Lowenstein</a>, and <a title= "https://me-pedia.org/wiki/David_Tuller" href= "https://me-pedia.org/wiki/David_Tuller">David Tuller</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li><a href="https://www.wearebodypolitic.com/">Body Politic</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.survivorcorps.com/">Survivor Corps</a></li> <li>Long-haulers <a href= "https://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2020/08/long-haulers-covid-19-recognition-support-groups-symptoms/615382/"> redefining COVID-19</a> (Ed Yong)</li> <li>I’m 26. Coronavirus sent me <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/23/opinion/coronavirus-young-people.html"> to the hospital</a> (Fiona Lowenstein)</li> <li>We need to talk about what coronavirus <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2020/04/13/opinion/coronavirus-recovery.html"> recoveries look like</a> (Fiona Lowenstein)</li> <li>COVID-19 <a href= "https://www.healthaffairs.org/do/10.1377/hblog20200603.471204/full/"> long term disability</a> (Mady Hornig, David Tuller)</li> <li>At 12, she’s a <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2020/10/22/well/family/coronavirus-symptoms-kids-children-long-hauler.html"> COVID long-hauler</a> (Davie Tuller)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.virology.ws/2020/11/10/trial-by-error-nice-draft-rejects-get-lightning-process-and-cbt-as-cure/"> NICE rejects</a> GET, Lightning Process, CBT as cure (virology blog)</li> <li><a href="https://occupyme.net/2020/10/14/i-want-to-scream/">I want to scream</a> (Occupy M.E.)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 679: Mink, mutation, and myocytes
<p>Daniel Griffin provides a clinical report on COVID-19, Slovlakia’s plan to test all adults for SARS-CoV-2 infection, viral variants arising in Danish mink and their potential threat to humans, why it is unethical to carry out challenge trials, Nipah virus dynamics in bats and spillovers into humans, and direct cardiac damage by spike-mediated cardiomyocyte fusion.</p> <div class="fluid-width-video-wrapper">Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.alandove.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></div> <p>Guests: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a> and <a href="http://www.enterovirus.net/">Amy Rosenfeld</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>Denmark will <a href= "https://www.reuters.com/article/health-coronavirus-denmark-mink/denmark-plans-to-cull-its-mink-population-after-coronavirus-mutation-spreads-to-humans-idINKBN27K1YV"> cull mink</a> (Reuters)</li> <li>State Serum Institute <a href= "https://nyeborgerlige.dk/wp-content/uploads/Risikovurdering-af-human-sundhed-ved-fortsat-minkavl_03112020.pdf"> statement in Danish</a></li> <li>Unethical to use SARS-CoV-2 <a href= "https://www.pnas.org/content/early/2020/10/27/2021189117">human challenge studies</a> (PNAS)</li> <li>Nipah virus <a href= "https://www.pnas.org/content/early/2020/10/27/2000429117">dynamics in bats</a> (PNAS)</li> <li>Spike-mediated <a href= "https://www.researchsquare.com/article/rs-95587/v1">cardiomyocyte fusion</a> (ResearchSquare)</li> <li>SARS-CoV-2 infects <a href= "https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.11.04.364315v1">engineered heart tissues</a> (bioRxiv)</li> <li>You cannot lock up all <a href= "https://www.ndr.de/nachrichten/info/Corona-Podcast-Man-kann-nicht-alle-Risiko-Patienten-wegsperren,coronavirusupdate130.html"> risks groups</a> (Das Coronavirus)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-679-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 679</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Dickson</strong> – <a href="https://www.cnn.com/">CNN News</a><br /> <strong>Amy</strong> – <a title="https://amzn.to/2IcugHC" href= "https://amzn.to/2IcugHC"><em>I voted</em></a> and <a href= "https://amzn.to/36faWlH"><em>Grace for President</em></a><br /> <strong>Alan</strong> – <em><a href="https://amzn.to/38j2Rin">The Story of More</a></em> by Hope Jahren<br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/OSIRIS-REx">OSIRIS-REx</a> and <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/101955_Bennu">101955 Bennu</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://www.redbubble.com/people/thevexedmuddler/shop">The Vexed Muddler</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 678: Fishing for viruses with Nels Elde
<p>Nels joins TWiV to reveal the discovery of a picornavirus of zebrafish by measuring immune responses in the host, genome sequence analysis of the White House COVID-19 outbreak, and a six-fold higher SARS-CoV-2 exposure rate than reported cases in German children.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href="http://cellvolution.org/">Nels Elde</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>Zebrafish <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32413307/">virus discovery</a> by visualization (Curr Biol)</li> <li>Viral genome sequencing of <a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.10.31.20223925v1">White House COVID-19 outbreak</a> (medRxiv)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2020/11/01/science/trump-covid-19-genome.html"> Genetic signature</a> of virus that may have infected Trump (NY Times)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.cell.com/med/pdf/S2666-6340(20)30020-9.pdf?_returnURL=https%3A%2F%2Flinkinghub.elsevier.com%2Fretrieve%2Fpii%2FS2666634020300209%3Fshowall%3Dtrue"> Sixfold higher SARS-CoV-2 infection</a> than reported in children (Med)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-678-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 678</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Kathy</strong> –  <a href= "https://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-54780430">Why art is important</a> and <a href= "https://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap201103.html">Tagging an asteroid</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://www.vendeeglobe.org/en">Vendee Globe</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "http://www.prepubmed.org/">PrePubMed</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 677: Does antibody really know what time it is?
<p>Daniel Griffin provides a clinical report on COVID-19, then we discuss rapid deployment of SARS-CoV-2 testing by research laboratories in San Francisco, longitudinal observation of antibodies to SARS-CoV-2 in patients, and listener questions on vaccines, loss of smell, face masks, and more.</p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>Daniel’s <a href= "https://twitter.com/DanielGriffinMD/status/1321867994029580288">COVID-19 graph</a> (Twitter)</li> <li>Cornell U <a href= "https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-10-28/cornell-chalks-up-rare-covid-19-containment-victory"> containment victory</a> (Bloomberg)</li> <li>Regeneron mAb trial <a href= "https://www.wsj.com/articles/trial-of-covid-19-antibody-drug-regeneron-is-halted-in-sickest-hospital-patients-11604071118"> paused</a> (WSJ)</li> <li><a href= "https://journals.plos.org/plospathogens/article?id=10.1371/journal.ppat.1008966"> CLIAHUB</a> (PLoS Path)</li> <li>Serum antibodies to SARS-CoV-2 over time (paper <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33115920/">one</a>, <a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/s41564-020-00813-8">two</a>, <a href= "http://medrxiv.org/lookup/doi/10.1101/2020.08.05.20169128">three</a>)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-677-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 677</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Dickson</strong> – <a href= "https://www.comedywildlifephoto.com/">Comedy Wildlife Photography</a><br /> <strong>Brianne</strong> – <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z8xfPTWQySg">Ed Yong – Science reporting during a pandemic</a><br /> <strong>Alan</strong> – <em><a href="https://amzn.to/3oJxray">Tree Story</a></em> by Valerie Trouet<br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "violin:%20Vaccine%20Investigation%20and%20Online%20Information%20Network"> Boundless Body Radio Bethany and Casey Ruff</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://www.wearingppeiscaring.org/">Wearing is Caring</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 676: Tragic gene flow from Neanderthals
<p>In this episode we explain how regions of the human genome associated with severe COVID-19 are identified, the finding that one of these regions was inherited from Neanderthals, and prolonged SARS-CoV-2 reproduction in an immunocompromised patient.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a> and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li><a href="https://www.nejm.org/doi/10.1056/NEJMoa2020283">Genome wide association study</a> of severe COVID-19 (NEJM)</li> <li>Major <a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-020-2818-3">genetic risk factor</a> for severe COVID-19 inherited from Neanderthals (Nature)</li> <li>COVID-19 <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32404885/">host genetics initiative</a> (Eur J Hum Gen)</li> <li>Prolonged <a href= "https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov_33089317_&d=DwMFAg&c=G2MiLlal7SXE3PeSnG8W6_JBU6FcdVjSsBSbw6gcR0U&r=o4snVIQZ0CVuLGpZvqFOP4ToVfgjBKFWQW4Gx6mIfA4&m=OmiWo6kUeVgjvprlKSxtZAhC59oZDpo82QJqIzz_BgY&s=qBmPRFXwM5KO2GUked_R121-g7wpDYNo1eYu93y6NXo&e="> SARS-CoV-2 shedding</a> in immunocompromised host (J Inf Dis)</li> <li>Krugman on <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2020/10/26/opinion/trump-coronavirus-climate-change.html?action=click&module=Opinion&pgtype=Homepage"> Barrington Declaration</a> (NY Times)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-676-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 676</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne</strong> – <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=youtu.be&v=rD4YM9Fs__M&app=desktop"> Kids Meet a Virologist</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong> –  <a href= "https://news.harvard.edu/gazette/story/2020/09/3d-images-of-19th-century-glass-marine-invertebrates-go-online/?utm_source=twitter&utm_campaign=hu-twitter-general&utm_medium=social">Harvard glass marine invertebrates 3D online</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://www.realclearscience.com/blog/2020/02/04/fungi_that_eats_radiation_is_growing_on_the_walls_of_chernobyls_ruined_nuclear_reactor.html?fbclid=IwAR2nr2oFTe3-YqgP9yuwwDHAjF-dZR09s2pEa40xTTx53GMh-9RlOZGwQrM"> Chernobyl fungi</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://www.artologica.net/">Artologica</a></p> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong>Justin</strong> – <a href= "https://www.imdb.com/title/tt13065386">Totally Under Control</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 675: Forget what you've herd about immunity
<p>Daniel Griffin provides a clinical report on COVID-19, then we discuss Bill Foege’s letter to CDC director Robert Redfield, the false promise of herd immunity for COVID-19, secret blueprints for SARS-CoV-2 vaccine trials released, and neuropilin-1 as a possible entry protein for the virus.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.alandove.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>Excess COVID-19 Deaths by <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/69/wr/mm6942e2.htm">Age and Race and Ethnicity</a> (MMWR)</li> <li>Excess <a href= "https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/fullarticle/2771761">COVID-19 deaths</a> (JAMA)</li> <li>SARS-CoV-2 <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/more/scientific-brief-sars-cov-2.html"> transmission</a> (CDC)</li> <li>UK <a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-020-02821-4">challenge trial</a> (Nature)</li> <li>Inflammatory <a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/s41591-020-1051-9">cytokine signature</a> for severe COVID-19 (Nature)</li> <li>Death in AstraZeneca <a href= "https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-brazil-vaccine/astrazeneca-covid-19-vaccine-trial-volunteer-has-died-brazil-health-authority-says-idUSKBN2762MO"> vaccine trial</a> (Reuters)</li> <li><a href="https://youtu.be/Nig88guQrB4">Herpetic Legion</a> – Reactivation (YouTube)</li> <li><a href= "https://opportunities.columbia.edu/en-us/job/509095/technician-b">Tech position with Dr. Rosenfeld</a></li> <li>Biological safety officer <a href= "https://opportunities.columbia.edu/en-us/job/508476/biological-safety-officer">position at CUMC</a></li> <li>Support MicrobeTV at <a href= "https://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Parasites Without Borders</a></li> <li>Foege letter to Redfield (<a href= "https://www.documentcloud.org/documents/7222830-Foege-Letter.html">text</a>, <a href= "https://www.npr.org/sections/coronavirus-live-updates/2020/10/08/921872526/past-cdc-director-urges-current-one-to-stand-up-to-trump"> NPR article</a>)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-020-02948-4">False promise</a> of herd immunity (Nature)</li> <li>Secret <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2020/09/17/health/covid-moderna-vaccine.html?smid=tw-share"> vaccine plans</a> released (NY Times)</li> <li>Neuropilin-1 and SARS-CoV-2 entry (paper <a href= "https://science.sciencemag.org/content/early/2020/10/19/science.abd3072"> one</a>, <a href= "https://science.sciencemag.org/content/early/2020/10/19/science.abd2985"> two</a>)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-675-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 675</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Dickson</strong> – <a href= "https://www.nikonsmallworld.com/galleries/2020-photomicrography-competition"> Nikon Small World Photography Competition</a><br /> <strong>Brianne</strong> – <a href= "https://fred.publichealth.pitt.edu/measles">Modeling Herd Immunity for measles</a><br /> <strong>Alan</strong> – <a href= "https://www.amazon.com/Small-Gods-Discworld-Terry-Pratchett/dp/0062237373"> <em>Small Gods</em></a> by Terry Pratchett<br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://www.myboundlessbody.com/podcast-1">Boundless Body Radio Bethany and Casey Ruff</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://amzn.to/2Hk2Srq"><em>The Twenty-One Balloons</em> by William Pene du Bois</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 674: In the company of coronaviruses with Lisa Gralinski
<div class="entry-content"> <p>Lisa joins TWiV to discuss her research on the pathogenesis of SARS-CoV, MERS-CoV, and SARS-CoV-2, including work on vaccines and an antiviral, then we review the SARS-CoV-2 spike protein as a potential analgesic, and listener questions.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a> and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href= "https://sph.unc.edu/adv_profile/lisa-gralinski-phd/">Lisa Gralinski</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>SARS-like bat CoV with potential for <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4797993/">human emergence</a> (Nat Med)</li> <li>SARS-CoV <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4599853/">susceptibility loci</a> in CC mice (PLoS Genetics)</li> <li>Combination attenuation for <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6096805/">SARS-CoV vaccine</a> (J Virol)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7523135/">Orally administered</a> SARS-CoV-2 antiviral (Res Sq)</li> <li>Spike protein induces <a href= "https://journals.lww.com/pain/Abstract/9000/SARS_CoV_2_Spike_protein_co_opts.98244.aspx"> analgesia</a> (Pain)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-674-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 674</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne</strong> – <a href= "https://podtail.com/podcast/the-lonely-pipette-helping-scientists-do-better-sc/tlp-3-the-power-of-mentoring-harmit-malik/"> The Lonely Pipette Podcast: Mentoring with Harmit Malik</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong> –  Dr. Boyd the Chemist <a href="https://www.drboydthechemist.com/videos.html">one</a> and <a href= "https://lsa.umich.edu/lsa/news-events/all-news/search-news/creative-chemistry.html"> two</a><strong> </strong> GREAT short videos <a href= "https://youtu.be/7E1BEKQC3PY">one</a> and <a href= "https://youtu.be/1S6BL6_QwrI">two</a>,  <a href= "https://youtu.be/FdzrRX_ea8M">How to read an old school thermometer</a>, <a href="https://youtu.be/7E1BEKQC3PY">New Marvel storyline</a>  <a href= "https://youtu.be/ltjBT_TuUVA">Wear a Mask</a> parody of Be My Guest<br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/clear-vivid-with-alan-alda/id1400082430"> Clear+Vivid with Alan Alda</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/immune/immune-36/">Immune 36: Aberrant immunity in COVID-19</a></p> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong>Ryan</strong> – <a href= "https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=7IgeZoW0xYo&list=PLVbP054jv0KpFUtSWYFZP-eimUjGK8ul3&index=13"> Dr. Fauci on politicization of pandemic</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p> </div> <p> </p>
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TWiV 673: Wake up and smell the pandemic
<p>Daniel Griffin provides a clinical report on COVID-19, we debunk the Great Barrington Declaration, and discuss smell and taste changes as early indicators of the pandemic, vascular disease and thrombosis in SARS-CoV-2 infected humans and rhesus macaques, and the ability of the swine pathogen SADS-CoV to infect human respiratory tract cells.</p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li>Daniel’s COVID-19 testing <a href= "https://calculator.unitedinresearch.com/complex_dashboard">strategy calculator</a> (and <a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.10.11.20211011v2">medRxiv preprint</a>)</li> <li>US COVID-19 <a href= "https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/fullarticle/2771841">mortality rates</a> (JAMA)</li> <li>Final <a href= "https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa2007764">remdesivir</a> report (NEJM)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa2022926">Hydroxychloroquine</a> for COVID-19 (NEJM)</li> <li><a href= "https://opportunities.columbia.edu/en-us/job/509095/technician-b">Tech position with Dr. Rosenfeld</a></li> <li>Biological safety officer <a href= "https://opportunities.columbia.edu/en-us/job/508476/biological-safety-officer">position at CUMC</a></li> <li>Support MicrobeTV at <a href= "https://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Parasites Without Borders</a></li> <li><a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/s41467-020-18963-y">Smell and taste changes</a> as early pandemic indicators (Nat Comm)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.cell.com/action/showPdf?pii=S0092-8674%2820%2931311-8"> Vascular disease and thrombosis</a> in SARS-CoV-2 infected macaques (Cell)</li> <li>SADS-CoV can infect <a href= "https://www.pnas.org/content/early/2020/10/06/2001046117">human airway cells</a> (PNAS)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-673-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 673</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Dickson</strong> – <a href= "https://www.pbs.org/show/age-nature/">The Age of Nature</a><br /> <strong>Brianne</strong> – <a href= "https://www.etsy.com/listing/780311740/virologist-scientist-enamel-pin-badge?ref=shop_home_active_59&crt=1"> Virologist</a>, <a href= "https://www.etsy.com/listing/689374266/immunologist-scientist-enamel-pin-badge?ref=shop_home_active_123&crt=1"> Immunologist</a>, <a href= "https://www.etsy.com/listing/624765471/science-communicator-enamel-pin-badge?ref=shop_home_active_138&crt=1"> Science Communicator</a> pins and <a href= "https://www.etsy.com/listing/775031153/yellow-virus-hard-enamel-earrings-925?ref=shop_home_active_74"> Virus Earrings</a><br /> <strong>Alan</strong> – <a href= "http://www.southernfriedscience.com/sharks-squalene-and-a-sars-cov-2-vaccine/"> Sharks, Squalene, and a SARS-CoV-2 Vaccine</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong> – <a href= "https://www.sciencemill.org/futureofscience">6th Annual Science Mill Benefit</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://amzn.to/341Gz21"><em>The Evolution of Infectious Disease</em> by Paul Ewald</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 672: Black in Microbiology with Ari Kozik and Kishana Taylor
<p>Ari and Kishana, two of the founders of Black in Microbiology, join TWiV to discuss the goals of the organization, then we review pauses of J&J and Lilly COVID-19 vaccine trials, preclinical studies of Regeneron's SARS-CoV-2 monoclonal antibody cocktail, reinfection of a patient in Nevada, and listener questions.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a> and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href= "https://blackinmicrobiology.org/team/ariangela-j-kozik-phd/">Ari Kozik</a> and <a href= "https://blackinmicrobiology.org/team/kishana-taylor/">Kishana Taylor</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p><strong>Links for this episode</strong></p> <ul> <li><a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2020/09/28/science/black-microbiology-week.html"> Black microbiologists</a> push for visibility (NY Times)</li> <li>Black in Microbiology <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/c/blackinmicrobiology/featured">keynotes</a> (YouTube)</li> <li><a href="http://blackinmicrobiology.org/">Black in Microbiology</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.blackinneuro.com/home">Black in Neuro</a></li> <li><a href= "https://www.nasa.gov/press-release/nasa-astronaut-kate-rubins-crewmates-arrive-safely-at-space-station"> AstroKate rides again</a> (and on <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-444/">TWiV 444</a>)</li> <li>COVID-19 testing <a href= "https://calculator.unitedinresearch.com/complex_dashboard">strategy calculator</a> (and <a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.10.11.20211011v2">medRxiv preprint</a>)</li> <li>Pause of J&J <a href= "https://www.statnews.com/2020/10/12/johnson-johnson-covid-19-vaccine-study-paused-due-to-unexplained-illness-in-participant/"> vaccine trial</a> (STAT)</li> <li>Pause of Lilly <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2020/10/13/health/covid-antibodies-eli-lilly-paused.html"> mAb trial</a> (NY Times)</li> <li><a href= "https://science.sciencemag.org/content/early/2020/10/08/science.abe2402"> REGN-CoV-2 mAbs</a> in animals (Science)</li> <li>Regeneron <a href= "https://investor.regeneron.com/static-files/a596a85e-e72d-4529-8eb5-d52d87a99070"> investor slides</a> on mAb phase 3</li> <li>SARS-CoV-2 <a href= "https://www.thelancet.com/journals/laninf/article/PIIS1473-3099(20)30764-7/fulltext"> reinfection</a> in US (Lancet Inf Dis)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-672-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 672</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p><strong>Weekly Science Picks</strong></p> <p><strong>Brianne</strong> - <a href= "https://amzn.to/2GZGW49"><em>A Lab of One's Own</em></a> by Rita Colwell<br /> <strong>Kathy</strong> –  <a href= "http://endonymmap.com/">Endonym map</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong> - <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2020/health/coronavirus-unveiled.html"> “The Coronavirus Unveiled” by Carl Zimmer</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - <em><a href= "https://amzn.to/2H6cc1i">Principles of Virology</a></em> 5th Edition</p> <p><strong>Listener Pick</strong></p> <p><strong>Les</strong> - <a href= "https://www.expats.cz/czech-news/article/coronavirus-shaped-dessert-a-hit-at-central-prague-cafe?fbclid=IwAR0LlVFBOougxBzo5wA9DwImuLJKhp8gzzm-IvcyZ4vs4-Vt_4NSoAEfn7o"> Coronavirus cake</a><br /> <strong>Mary</strong> - <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2020/10/07/arts/music/coronavirus-choir.html?campaign_id=2&emc=edit_th_20201010&instance_id=23025&nl=todaysheadlines&regi_id=53754513&segment_id=40525&user_id=0182c7c81ab10a09fa4078a494cbe1fb"> Choir finds a way to sing</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 671: Prizes, polio, and a pandemic puzzle
<p>Daniel Griffin provides a clinical report on COVID-19, then Amy joins us to discuss the 2020 Chemistry Nobel Prize for gene editing using CRISPR/Cas9, continuing circulation of poliovirus in Afghanistan, inborn errors of interferon in patients with severe COVID-19, and listener questions.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.alandove.com/">Alan Dove</a>, and <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a> and <a href="http://www.enterovirus.net/">Amy Rosenfeld</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p><strong>Links for this episode</strong></p> <ul> <li>ASH guidelines on <a href= "https://www.hematology.org/education/clinicians/guidelines-and-quality-care/clinical-practice-guidelines/venous-thromboembolism-guidelines/ash-guidelines-on-use-of-anticoagulation-in-patients-with-covid-19"> anticoagulants in COVID-19 patients</a> (ASH)</li> <li>Followup of adults with <a href= "https://www.clinicalmicrobiologyandinfection.com/article/S1198-743X(20)30606-6/fulltext"> noncritical COVID-19</a> (Clin Micr Inf)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lanrhe/article/PIIS2665-9913(20)30277-0/fulltext"> Tocilizumab</a> in COVID-19 ICU patients (Lancet Rheum)</li> <li><a href= "https://opportunities.columbia.edu/en-us/job/509095/technician-b" data-rich-text-format-boundary="true">Tech position with Dr. Rosenfeld</a></li> <li>Biological safety officer <a href= "https://opportunities.columbia.edu/en-us/job/508476/biological-safety-officer"> position at CUMC</a></li> <li>Support MicrobeTV at <a href= "https://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Parasites Without Borders</a></li> <li>2020 Nobel Prize Chemistry (<a href= "https://www.nobelprize.org/uploads/2020/10/press-chemistryprize2020.pdf">pdf</a>)</li> <li>Progress towards <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/69/wr/mm6940a3.htm?s_cid=mm6940a3_e&ACSTrackingID=USCDC_921-DM39997&ACSTrackingLabel=This%20Week%20in%20MMWR%20-%20Vol.%2069%2C%20October%209%2C%202020&deliveryName=USCDC_921-DM39997"> polio eradication</a> Afghanistan (MMWR)</li> <li>Inborn <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32972995/">errors of IFN</a> and serious COVID-19 (Science)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-671-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 671</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p><strong>Weekly Science Picks</strong></p> <p><strong>Amy</strong> - <a href= "https://amzn.to/3jLIcGF"><em>Coronavirus : A book for children</em> by Kate Wilson and Nia Roberts</a><br /> <strong>Alan</strong> - <a href="https://lost-prologue.com/">Lost Prologue</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong> -<a href= "https://www.raps.org/news-and-articles/news-articles/2020/3/covid-19-vaccine-tracker"><span style="font-weight: 400;">RAPS COVID-19 vaccine tracker</span></a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - <a href="https://amzn.to/2ofnvrk"><em>A Crack in Creation</em></a> by Doudna and Sternberg and Sternberg on <a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twim/twim-184/">TWiM 184</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 670: Coronavirus vaccine preparedness with Kizzmekia Corbett
<p>Kizzmekia Corbett joins TWiV to review her career and her work on respiratory syncytial virus, influenza virus, and coronaviruses and coronavirus vaccines, including her role in development and testing of a spike-encoding mRNA vaccine, and then we review the Nobel Prize for discovery of hepatitis C virus.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a> and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href= "https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kizzmekia_Corbett">Kizzmekia Corbett</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p><strong>Links for this episode</strong></p> <ul> <li><a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4860016/">Pre-fusion structure</a> of CoV spike (Nature)</li> <li><a href= "https://science.sciencemag.org/content/367/6483/1260">Pre-fusion structure</a> of SARS-CoV-2 spike (Science)</li> <li><a href= "https://science.sciencemag.org/content/367/6483/1260">Evaluation of mRNA-1273</a> in nonhuman primates (NEJM)</li> <li>SARS-CoV-2 vaccine from <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32756549/">pandemic preparedness</a> (Nature)</li> <li>Nanoparticulate universal influenza vaccine from <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/30808695/">stem antigens</a> (mBio)</li> <li>Biological safety officer <a href= "https://opportunities.columbia.edu/en-us/job/508476/biological-safety-officer"> position at Columbia U</a></li> <li>Medicine Nobel Prize for <a href= "https://www.nobelprize.org/uploads/2020/10/press-medicine2020.pdf"> Hepatitis C virus</a> (pdf)</li> <li>Alter's work on non-A non-B hepatitis (<a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/163436/">paper one</a>, <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/76017/">paper two</a>)</li> <li>Houghton: single clone of <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/2523562/">HCV genome</a> (Science)</li> <li>Rice: Transmission of <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/9228008/">hepatitis C to chimpanzee</a> (Science)</li> <li>Charlie Rice on <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-392/">TWiV 392</a></li> <li>Chemistry Nobel Prize to <a href= "https://www.nobelprize.org/prizes/chemistry/2020/summary/">Doudna and Charpentier</a> (Nobel.org)</li> <li>FDA releases stricter guidelines for COVID-19 vaccines (<a href="https://www.nytimes.com/live/2020/10/06/world/covid-coronavirus?action=click&module=Spotlight&pgtype=Homepage#the-fda-releases-stricter-guidelines-for-vaccine-developers-after-a-holdup-at-the-white-house">NY Times</a>, <a href= "https://www.fda.gov/regulatory-information/search-fda-guidance-documents/emergency-use-authorization-vaccines-prevent-covid-19"> FDA pdf</a>)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/das-coronavirus/">Bullet points</a> of Das coronavirus</li> <li>Recovery of 1918 influenza virus stories (<a href= "https://www.baltimoresun.com/news/bs-xpm-1999-11-18-9911180290-story.html">one</a>, <a href= "https://www.thenational.ae/uae/science/digging-up-the-deadly-past-1.552628"> two</a>)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-670-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 670</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p><strong>Weekly Science Picks</strong></p> <p><strong>Brianne</strong> - <a href= "http://pdb101.rcsb.org/teach/covid-19/topics/testing-for-virus-and-infection"> COVID-19 in Molecular Detail for Teaching</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong> – <a href= "https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/toronto/mars-shine-bright-next-ten-days-1.5749742">Mars shining brightest since 2003</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong> - <a href="https://lost-prologue.com/">Lost Prologue</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - <a href= "https://youtu.be/OFWCbGzxofU">Girl from Ipanema is weirder than you thought</a></p> <p><strong>Listener Pick</strong></p> <p><strong>Sandra</strong> - <a href= "https://www.coursera.org/learn/medical-research">Learn Medical Research</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV Special: Presidential COVID-19 with Dr. Daniel Griffin
<p>Daniel Griffin discusses President Trump's case of COVID-19, including the clinical course, the medications he received and why, and expectations for the next few weeks.</p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p><strong>Links for this episode</strong></p> <ul> <li>Regeneron CoV-2 mAb cocktail <a href= "https://newsroom.regeneron.com/news-releases/news-release-details/regenerons-regn-cov2-antibody-cocktail-reduced-viral-levels-and"> results</a> (Regeneron)</li> <li>Rethinking COVID-19 <a href= "https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMp2025631?query=recirc_mostViewed_railB_article"> test sensitivity</a> (NEJM)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 669: All the wrong COVID-19 moves
<p>Daniel Griffin provides a clinical report on COVID-19, including a discussion of the role of vitamin D in COVID-19, Michael and Christopher explain why we have made all the wrong moves during the pandemic, evidence that the D614G amino acid change improves transmission in hamsters, and listener questions.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a>, <a href="https://yaffelab.mit.edu/">Michael B. Yaffe</a>, and <a href= "https://connects.catalyst.harvard.edu/Profiles/display/Person/109440"> Christopher D. Barrett</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p><strong>Links for this episode</strong></p> <ul> <li>Regeneron CoV-2 mAb cocktail <a href= "https://newsroom.regeneron.com/news-releases/news-release-details/regenerons-regn-cov2-antibody-cocktail-reduced-viral-levels-and"> results</a> (Regeneron)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2213858720301832?via%3Dihub"> Vitamin D</a> and COVID-19 (Lancet Diabet Endocrin)</li> <li>J&S <a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.09.23.20199604v1">Ad26 SARS-CoV-2 vaccine</a> phase 1/2a results (medRxiv)</li> <li>All the <a href= "https://stke.sciencemag.org/content/13/649/eabe4242">wrong moves</a> (Science Signaling)</li> <li>Trump main drive of <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2020/09/30/us/politics/trump-coronavirus-misinformation.html"> CoV misinformation</a> (NYTimes)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.the-scientist.com/features/the-surgisphere-scandal-what-went-wrong--67955?utm_campaign=TS_DAILY%20NEWSLETTER_2020&utm_medium=email&_hsmi=96467780&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-_mP6eG3nMp6GGAHs4FUJ9AfWdPD-CwBJSs6Pu3UfptyuXZYRe1MD4DKdp5fE1wFmv-MdheLKTUw4Xq4Z91VmaNN9Acog&utm_content=96467780&utm_source=hs_email"> Surgisphere</a> scandal (The Scientist)</li> <li>SARS-CoV-2 D614G <a href= "https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.09.28.317685v1">earlier transmission</a> in vivo (bioRxiv)</li> <li>Das Coronavirus <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/das-coronavirus/">bullet points</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-669-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Dickson</strong> - <a href= "https://medium.com/@Cancerwarrior/covid-19-why-we-should-all-wear-masks-there-is-new-scientific-rationale-280e08ceee71"> Why we should all wear masks</a><br /> <strong>Brianne</strong> - <a href= "https://www.nature.com/immersive/d42859-020-00005-8/index.html">Milestones in Vaccines</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong> - <a href= "https://www.spoonflower.com/profiles/davidgoodsell">Wallpaper/fabric designs by David Goodsell</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/das-coronavirus/">Das Coronavirus bullet points</a> and a <a href= "https://www.cafepress.com/twiv.585412253">new t-shirt</a></p> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong data-rich-text-format-boundary="true">Justin</strong> - <a href="https://coronavirus.health.ny.gov/covid-alert-ny">COVID Alert NY App | Department of Health</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 668: Mice, bats, and coronaviruses with Tony Schountz
<p>Tony Schountz joins TWiV to explain the work of his laboratory showing that deer mice can be infected with and transmit SARS-CoV-2, and how his colony of Jamaican fruit bats is being used to understand their response to virus infections.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a> and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href= "https://labs.vetmedbiosci.colostate.edu/schountz/">Tony Schountz</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p><strong>Links for this episode</strong></p> <ul> <li>SARS-CoV-2 infection of <a href= "https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.08.07.241810v1">deer mice</a> (bioRxiv)</li> <li>Infection of <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/26899616/">Jamaican fruit bats</a> with MERS-CoV (Sci Rep)</li> <li>Immunological control of <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/28959255/">virus infections in bats</a> (Front Immunol)</li> <li>Transmission of <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/31527796/">bat influenza viruses</a> in bats (Nat Micro)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-668-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 668</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p><strong>Weekly Science Picks</strong></p> <p><strong>Brianne</strong> - <a href= "https://www.redbubble.com/i/mask/Blue-Coronavirus-COVID19-by-Artologica/54173265.9G0D8"> Virus Masks</a><br /> <span style= "font-size: 12pt;"><strong>Kathy</strong> – <a href= "https://www.kptv.com/good_day_oregon/more/the-coronavirus-pandemic-inspires-sustainable-solutions-for-willamette-valley-vineyards-using-uvc-light/article_360cf99e-d82e-11ea-91db-f76aa69e5583.html">UV in the vineyards</a> (<a href= "https://www.kptv.com/the-coronavirus-pandemic-inspires-sustainable-solutions-for-willamette-valley-vineyards-using-uvc-light/video_6c802153-a8da-5293-8089-a0072c1d381e.html">video</a>)</span><br /> <strong>Rich</strong> - <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qzxy3GtSzt0&list=PLDL3mbhfMwghNf_JcBULYh6vfgMhkh-qS&index=25&t=0s"> Great White Shark Attack</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - <a href="https://amzn.to/36lNjt2">Smart WiFi garage door opener</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p> <p> </p>
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TWiV 667: Building a better virus trap
<p>Daniel Griffin provides a clinical report on COVID-19, review of the phase I and II trials of the Russian prime-boost vaccine, a mouse model that recapitulates age-dependent severe disease, and listener questions.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, and <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p><strong>Links for this episode</strong></p> <ul> <li>Safety and immunogenicity of <a href= "https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(20)31866-3/fulltext"> Russian COVID-19 vaccine</a> (Lancet)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-020-02619-4">'Questionable' data</a> in Russian vaccine results (Nature)</li> <li>Mouse model for <a href= "https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0092867420312472?via%3Dihub"> SARS-CoV-2 ALI and mortality</a> (Cell)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-665-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 667</li> <li><a href="https://www.letterstohumans.com/">Letters to Humans</a></li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p><strong>Weekly Science Picks</strong></p> <p><strong>Dickson</strong> - <a href= "https://rewildingeurope.com/">Rewilding Europe</a><br /> <strong>Alan</strong> - <a href="https://amzn.to/2RZVNh5"><em>How to Do Nothin</em>g by Jenny Odell</a><br data-rich-text-line-break= "true" /> <span style="font-size: 12pt;"><strong>Rich</strong> - <a href= "https://www.vox.com/science-and-health/2018/5/31/17344406/crispr-mosquito-malaria-gene-drive-editing-target-africa-regulation-gmo"> Gene drive engineered mosquitoes</a></span><br data-rich-text-line-break="true" /> <span style="font-size: 12pt;"><strong>Vincent</strong> - <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twievo/twievo-60/">TWiEVO 60 with 12 guests!</a></span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12pt;">Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</span></p>
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TWiV 666: A far-UVC light bulb went off for David Brenner
<p>David Brenner joins TWiV to explain how far-UVC lights could provide protection from SARS-CoV-2 and other airborne viruses in public places, solutions to face mask fogging, transmission during airplane flights, and listener questions.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a> and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href="http://www.columbia.edu/~djb3/">David Brenner</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p><strong>Links for this episode</strong></p> <ul> <li>Far-UVC light inactivates viruses (paper <a href= "http://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-018-21058-w">one</a> and <a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-020-67211-2">two</a>)</li> <li>Tips to avoid mask fogging (<a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mP33EaAEEL0">YouTube</a>, article <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/article/glasses-fog-wearing-mask-coronavirus.html"> one</a> and <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2020/06/25/burst/how-to-get-the-most-out-of-your-mask.htm"> two</a>)</li> <li>Funding for virus hunting</li> <li>Jonna Mazet <a href= "https://youtu.be/fTV1vD927UQ">interview</a> (YouTube)</li> <li>Pandemic <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2019/06/17/opinion/pandemic-fake-news.html"> fake news</a> (NY Times)</li> <li>Airplane SARS-CoV-2 infections (<a href= "https://www.cidrap.umn.edu/news-perspective/2020/09/studies-trace-covid-19-spread-international-flights">summary</a>, article <a href= "https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/eid/article/26/11/20-3299_article">one</a>, <a href= "https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/eid/article/26/11/20-3254_article">two</a>, <a href= "https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1477893920303781"> three</a>)</li> <li>COVID-19: <a href= "https://stke.sciencemag.org/content/13/649/eabe4242">Wrong moves</a> in wrong places (Science)</li> <li>Das coronavirus <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/das-coronavirus/">bullet points</a></li> <li>SARS-CoV-2 was <a href="https://youtu.be/sBQplOe8-LE">not made in a lab</a> (YouTube)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-666-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 666</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br data-rich-text-line-break="true" /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 665: This half-week in coronavirology
<p>Daniel Griffin provides a clinical report on COVID-19, superspreading potential of SARS-CoV-2 in Hong Kong, structure of virion glycoprotein of a commmon cold coronavirus reveals changes driven by prolonged circulation in humans, and listener email.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p><strong>Links for this episode</strong></p> <ul> <li>Increased risk for COVID-19 <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/69/wr/mm6938e1.htm">during pregnancy</a> (MMWR)</li> <li>COVID-19 and <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/69/wr/mm6936a5.htm?s_cid=mm6936a5_x"> community and close contact</a> exposures (MMWR)</li> <li>COVID-19 <a href= "https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/eid/article/26/9/20-2272_article">clusters in Japan</a> (Emerg Inf Dis)</li> <li><a href= "https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamaophthalmology/fullarticle/2770872"> Eyeglass use</a> associated with less COVID-19 (JAMA Ophthal)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/s41591-020-1092-0">Superspreading</a> of SARS-CoV-2 in Hong Kong (Nat Med)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/s41467-020-18440-6">HKU1 HE structure</a> and evolution (Nat Comm)</li> <li>Das Coronavirus <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/das-coronavirus/">summaries</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiverse">TWiVerse</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-665-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 665</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br data-rich-text-line-break="true" /> <br data-rich-text-line-break="true" /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 664: TWiV is for the dogs
<p>On this mid-week edition, does it matter that SARS-CoV-2 is mutating, seasonal coronavirus immunity is short-lived, another bogus claim that the virus was produced in a laboratory (it came from Nature), and answers to listener questions.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a> and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p><strong>Links for this episode</strong></p> <ul> <li>Coronavirus is <a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-020-02544-6">mutating</a> (Nature)</li> <li>Seasonal CoV immunity <a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/s41591-020-1083-1">is short</a> (Nat Med)</li> <li>Sorry, no link to the fake science document!</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-664-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 664</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 663: The joy of vax
<p>Daniel Griffin provides a clinical report on COVID-19, including vaccines, Alan summarizes a vaccine webinar on the most advanced US trials, a nidovirus from snapping turtles, longevity of memory B cells in recovered patients, and listener email.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> Dickson Despommier, <a href= "http://www.turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3><strong>Links for this episode</strong></h3> <ul> <li><a href= "https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamainternalmedicine/fullarticle/2770542"> Young adults</a> with COVID-19 (JAMA)</li> <li>Letter from <a href= "https://drive.google.com/file/d/1BLMrdGSsGEkuOvudxpm0iZPWOcTovKb_/view?usp=sharing"> Stanford professors</a> on Atlas (pdf)</li> <li>National Adult and Influenza Immunization <a href= "https://www.izsummitpartners.org/">Summit</a></li> <li>Bugger, even the <a href= "https://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0205209"> snapping turtles!</a> (PLoS One)</li> <li>Memory <a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.08.23.20179796v1">B cell longevity</a> in COVID-19 (medRxiv)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-663-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 663</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a></p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 662: Principals of Principles, Fifth Edition
<p>The authors of the textbook <em>Principles of Virology</em> gather to reveal new additions to the fifth edition, including a new author, study questions, and a chapter on therapeutic viruses.</p> <p>Host: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href= "https://molbio.princeton.edu/people/s-jane-flint">Jane Flint</a>, <a href="https://www.foxchase.org/anna-skalka">Anna Marie Skalka</a>, <a href="http://www.fccc.edu/research/pid/rall/">Glenn F. Rall</a>, and <a href= "https://www.rockefeller.edu/our-scientists/research-affiliates/5609-theodora-hatziioannou/"> Theodora Hatziioannou</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p><strong data-rich-text-format-boundary="true">Links for this episode</strong></p> <ul class="rich-text block-editor-rich-text__editable" role= "textbox" contenteditable="true" aria-multiline="true" aria-label= "Write list…"> <li>Purchase PoV 5e Volumes 1 + 2 (<a href= "https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__www.wiley.com_en-2Dus_Principles-2Bof-2BVirology-252C-2B5th-2BEdition-2Dp-2D9781683673583&d=DwMGaQ&c=G2MiLlal7SXE3PeSnG8W6_JBU6FcdVjSsBSbw6gcR0U&r=o4snVIQZ0CVuLGpZvqFOP4ToVfgjBKFWQW4Gx6mIfA4&m=xFEi_kfwHkbs9GgBgBHLFOWoIPew0v6kKbnmwanR9MI&s=6flLv3DiooEPfWXkaGzo2aA5-hbrfIu2zB6NskN_F1U&e=">link</a>)</li> <li>Purchase PoV 5e Volume 1 (<a href= "https://www.wiley.com/en-us/Principles+of+Virology%2C+Volume+1%3A+Molecular+Biology%2C+5th+Edition-p-9781683673606">link</a>)</li> <li>Purchase PoV 5e Volume 2 (<a href= "https://www.wiley.com/en-us/Principles+of+Virology%2C+Volume+2%3A+Pathogenesis+and+Control%2C+5th+Edition-p-9781683673590">link</a>)</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a></p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 661: SWAG with Ralph Baric
<p>Ralph Baric returns to TWiV to provide an update on the COVID-19 resurgence in the US, monoclonal antibodies, antiviral drugs, vaccines, immunity and reinfection, reopening schools, and what will happen this fall.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a> and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href= "https://www.med.unc.edu/microimm/directory/ralph-baric-phd-1/">Ralph Baric</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p><strong</p> <ul> <li>Broadly neutralizing <a href= "https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.05.15.096511v2">sarbecovirus mAbs</a> (bioRxiv)</li> <li>Evaluation of <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32722908/">mRNA-1273</a> in nonhuman primates (NEJM)</li> <li>Bioavailable broad-spectrum antiviral <a href= "https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.03.19.997890v1">inhibits SARS-CoV-2</a> (bioRxiv)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.05.06.081497v1">Mouse-adapted</a> SARS-CoV-2 (bioRxiv)</li> <li><a href="https://www.readdi.org/">READDI</a></li> <li>Das Coronavirus <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/das-coronavirus/">summaries in English</a></li> <li><a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/reuters/2020/09/08/world/europe/08reuters-health-coronavirus-astrazeneca.html"> ChAdOx1 vaccine</a> trial halted (NY Times)</li> <li>Impact of <a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.09.01.20184713v3">high frequency screening</a> (medRxiv)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-661-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 661</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a></p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 660: In case of emergency finish the trial
<p>Daniel Griffin provides a clinical report on COVID-19, then we discuss decline of virus-specific bone marrow B cells within a year after influenza vaccination, the push to release SARS-CoV-2 vaccines before completion of phase 3 trials, and absence of evidence for infectious virus in aerosols.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p><strong>Links for this episode</strong></p> <ul> <li>Convalescent plasma <a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.08.26.20182444v2">RCT</a> (medRxiv)</li> <li>Multicenter RCTs on <a href= "https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/fullarticle/2770275">corticosteroids for COVID-19</a> (JAMA)</li> <li>Decline of influenza B cells a <a href= "https://science.sciencemag.org/content/early/2020/08/12/science.aaz8432"> year after vaccine</a> (Science)</li> <li>Be ready to <a href= "https://www.wpri.com/news/us-and-world/health-officials-worry-nation-not-ready-for-covid-19-vaccine/"> distribute vaccines</a> 1 Nov (WPRI and <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2020/09/02/health/covid-19-vaccine-cdc-plans.html"> NYTimes</a>)</li> <li>EUA during <a href= "https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/fullarticle/2770243">COVID-19: lessons</a> (JAMA)</li> <li>Not evidence for aerosol transmission (<a href= "https://academic.oup.com/cid/advance-article/doi/10.1093/cid/ciaa1283/5898624">one</a> and <a href= "https://academic.oup.com/cid/advance-article/doi/10.1093/cid/ciaa1270/5898577"> two</a>)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-660-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 660</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a></p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 659: Sloppy coronavirus immunity with Christian Drosten
<p>Christian Drosten returns to TWiV to provide an update on the COVID-19 situation in Germany, and general thoughts on testing, immunity, vaccines, therapeutics, epidemiology, reopening schools, and what will happen this fall.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href= "https://virologie-ccm.charite.de/en/about_the_institute/">Christian Drosten</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p><strong>Links for this episode</strong></p> <ul> <li>Christian previously on <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-601/">TWiV 601</a></li> <li>Plague <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/18668107/">percolation phenomenon</a> (Nature)</li> <li><a href="https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32142651/">TMPRSS2 inhibitor</a> for SARS-CoV-2 (Cell)</li> <li><a href= "https://academic.oup.com/jid/advance-article/doi/10.1093/infdis/jiaa392/5868459"> Repeated infections</a> with endemic CoV (J Inf Dis)</li> <li>Koch Institute <a href= "https://www.rki.de/DE/Content/InfAZ/N/Neuartiges_Coronavirus/Situationsberichte/Archiv_August.html"> SARS-CoV-2 reports</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-659-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 659</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 658: Everyone needs a H.E.A.R.T.
<p>Daniel Griffin provides a clinical report on COVID-19, then we discuss CDC softening testing guidelines, Moderna vaccine phase I results in older people, Abbott's $5 rapid antigen test, and reinfection with a distinct SARS-CoV-2 isolate, followed by listener email.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, and <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p><strong>Links for this episode</strong></p> <ul> <li>CDC told to soften SARS-CoV-2 <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2020/08/26/us/politics/coronavirus-testing-trump-cdc.html"> testing guidelines</a> (NYTimes)</li> <li>Moderna investor presentation on mRNA-1273 vaccine (<a href= "https://investors.modernatx.com/static-files/34f97bb2-d89a-45e4-a770-cae0591fa807">link</a>)</li> <li>SARS-CoV-2 <a href= "https://academic.oup.com/cid/advance-article/doi/10.1093/cid/ciaa1275/5897019"> reinfection</a> (Clin Inf Dis)</li> <li>Dr. Fauci talks with <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2020/08/27/upshot/fauci-media-appearances.html?action=click&module=Editors%20Picks&pgtype=Homepage"> just about anyone</a> (NYTimes)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-658-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 658</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a></p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 657: Shane Crotty on SARS-CoV-2 immunity
<p>Immunologist Shane Crotty joins TWiV to discuss the antibody and T cell responses to infection with SARS-CoV-2, followed by answers to listener questions.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a><br /> <br /> Guest: <a href= "https://www.lji.org/faculty-research/labs/crotty/#overview">Shane Crotty</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a><br /> <br /> Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p><strong>Links for this episode</strong></p> <ul> <li><em><a href="https://amzn.to/2G3cp5b">Ahead of the Curve</a></em> by Shane Crotty</li> <li>SARS-CoV-2 <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32473127/">T cell epitopes</a> (Cell)</li> <li><a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32753554/">Cross-reactive</a> CoV T cell epitopes (Science)</li> <li><a href="https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32636479/">Knowns and unknowns</a> about SARS-CoV-2 immunity (Nat Rev Imm)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-657-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 657</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br data-rich-text-line-break="true" /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 656: See, it can be done!
<p>Daniel Griffin provides a clinical report on COVID-19, surgeons Lisa Smith and David Bruce detail how they have helped their Chattanooga community during the pandemic, then we discuss racial and ethnic disparities among COVID-19 cases, no more premarket review of laboratory developed tests by FDA; and emergency use authorization of convalescent plasma is on hold.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/">Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a>, <a href="http://onetooneppn.com/">Lisa A. Smith</a>, and <a href="http://onetooneppn.com/">W. David Bruce</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p><strong>Links for this episode</strong></p> <ul> <li><a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/69/wr/mm6933e3.htm?s_cid=mm6933e3_e&deliveryName=USCDC_921-DM35517"> Racial and ethnic disparities</a> in workplace COVID-19 (CDC)</li> <li>Rescission of guidances on <a href= "https://www.hhs.gov/coronavirus/testing/recission-guidances-informal-issuances-premarket-review-lab-tests/index.html"> laboratory tests</a> (FDA)</li> <li>EUA on <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2020/08/19/us/politics/blood-plasma-covid-19.html"> convalescent plasma</a> on hold (NY Times)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-656-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 656</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br /> <br /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 655: Minority health with Robert Fullilove
<p>Sociomedical scientist Robert Fullilove joins TWiV to discuss disparities in minority health; FDA announces an EUA on Yale's SalivaDirect, protection of the upper and respiratory tract of mice after intranasal inoculation with an adenovirus-vectored SARS-CoV-2 spike gene, and listener questions.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a><br data-rich-text-line-break="true" /> <br data-rich-text-line-break="true" /> Guest: <a href= "https://www.publichealth.columbia.edu/people/our-faculty/ref5">Robert Fullilove</a></p> <p>Click arrow to play<br data-rich-text-line-break="true" /> Download <a href= "http://traffic.libsyn.com/twiv/TWiV652.mp3">TWiV 652</a> (69 MB .mp3, 114 min)<>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a><br /> <br /> Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p>Links for this episode</p> <ul> <li>Health of racial and ethnic <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/health-equity/race-ethnicity.html"> minority groups</a> (CDC)</li> <li>COVID-19 death/hospitalization by <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/covid-data/investigations-discovery/hospitalization-death-by-race-ethnicity.html"> race/ethnicity</a> (CDC)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/69/wr/mm6933e3.htm?s_cid=mm6933e3_e&deliveryName=USCDC_921-DM35517"> Racial and ethnic disparities</a> in workplace COVID-19 (CDC)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.fda.gov/news-events/press-announcements/coronavirus-covid-19-update-fda-issues-emergency-use-authorization-yale-school-public-health"> SalivaDirect</a> EUA (FDA)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/s41467-020-17972-1">Adenovirus vectored SARS-CoV-2 experimental vaccine</a> protects mice (Nat Comm)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-655-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 655</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br data-rich-text-line-break="true" /> <br data-rich-text-line-break="true" /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p> <p> </p>
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TWiV 654: TWiVering with excitement
<p>Daniel Griffin provides a clinical report on COVID-19 and the convalescent plasma trial, then we answer listener questions about the Russian vaccine, choir practice, face masks (wear them!), Mina testing, transmission, and much more.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a> and Chuck Knirsch</p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p><strong</p> <ul> <li>Daniel's recommendations for COVID-19 testing (<a href= "https://drive.google.com/file/d/1ACNWSsSmIdoTDXxhlY4Z9xWHIHkEIPjI/view?usp=sharing">pdf</a>)</li> <li>Effects of <a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.08.12.20169359v1.full.pdf"> convalescent plasma</a> on COVID-19 (medRxiv)</li> <li>ESCV <a href= "https://kenes.eventsair.com/escv-virtual-meeting-on-covid-19">virtual meeting on COVID-19</a></li> <li>The <a href= "https://blogs.sciencemag.org/pipeline/archives/2020/08/11/the-russian-vaccine"> Russian Vaccine</a> (In The Pipeline)</li> <li>Russia's <a href= "https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2020/08/russia-s-approval-covid-19-vaccine-less-meets-press-release"> vaccine approval</a> (Science)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-654-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 654</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a></p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 653: Back to school with COVID-19
<p>Alfonso, Ken, Mary and Janet join TWiV to explain their modeling of school reopening strategies during the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a> and <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href="https://compmed.ucla.edu/students/L">Alfonso Landeros</a>, <a href= "https://people.healthsciences.ucla.edu/institution/personnel?personnel_id=45702"> Ken Lange</a>, <a href="https://www.uclahealth.org/mary-sehl">Mary E. Sehl</a>, and <a href= "https://ph.ucla.edu/faculty/sinsheimer">Janet Sinsheimer</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p><strong data-rich-text-format-boundary="true">Links for this episode</strong></p> <ul class="rich-text block-editor-rich-text__editable" role= "textbox" contenteditable="true" aria-multiline="true" aria-label= "Write list…"> <li>School <a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.08.05.20169086v1">reopening strategies</a> (medRxiv)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a></p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 652: The rules of contagion with Adam Kucharski
<p>Epidemiologist Adam Kucharski joins TWiV to discuss SARS-CoV-2, including R0, incubation period, herd immunity, asymptomatic infection, superspreaders, children as drivers of pandemics, and how this one will end.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href= "https://www.lshtm.ac.uk/aboutus/people/kucharski.adam">Adam Kucharski</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p><strong>Links for this episode</strong></p> <ul> <li><em><a href="https://amzn.to/2XSOCKW">The Rules of Contagion</a></em> (Amazon affiliate link)</li> <li><a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32685698/">Overdispersion</a> in SARS-CoV-2 transmission (Wellcome Open Res)</li> <li><a href= "https://sorrentotherapeutics.com/research/covid-19/covi-trace/">Sorrento Therapeutics</a> test</li> <li><a href= "https://www.fda.gov/medical-devices/coronavirus-disease-2019-covid-19-emergency-use-authorizations-medical-devices/vitro-diagnostics-euas"> <em>In vitro</em> diagnostics</a> EUAs (FDA)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-652-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 652</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a></p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 651: FDA rules with Denise Esposito
<p>Daniel Griffin provides a clinical report on COVID-19, then former FDA Chief of Staff to the Commissioner Denise Esposito joins us to explain the challenges in approving vaccines, antiviral drugs, and diagnostic tests during a pandemic, followed by answers to listener questions.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a> and <a href= "https://www.cov.com/en/professionals/e/denise-esposito">Denise Esposito</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p><strong>Links for this episode</strong></p> <ul> <li><a href= "https://www.fda.gov/news-events/press-announcements/coronavirus-covid-19-update-fda-posts-new-template-home-and-over-counter-diagnostic-tests-use-non"> Template</a> for at-home, OTC diagnostic tests (FDA)</li> <li>Postdoctoral position in Prasad laboratory (<a href= "https://drive.google.com/file/d/1jT9UypvdUXdOjftTTnCr3P12k3hyUz-t/view?usp=sharing">pdf</a>)</li> <li><a href="https://www.rapidtests.org/">Rapidtests.org</a></li> <li>Masks are cool, Miasma <a href= "https://www.cafepress.com/twiv">t-shirts</a> (CafePress)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-651-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 651</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a></p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 650: Virology is infinite
<p>In this mid-week episode of Earth's Virology Podcast, we analyze SARS-CoV-2 transmission among youths at a summer camp, adaptation to mice by passage, the importance of T cells for recovery from COVID-19, and listener questions.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p><strong>Links for this episode</strong></p> <ul> <li>Travis County <a href= "https://austin.maps.arcgis.com/apps/opsdashboard/index.html#/0ad7fa50ba504e73be9945ec2a7841cb"> indicators dashboard</a></li> <li><a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/69/wr/mm6931e1.htm?s_cid=mm6931e1_w"> SARS-CoV-2 transmission</a> at an overnight camp (MMWR)</li> <li>Adaptation of <a href= "https://science.sciencemag.org/content/early/2020/07/29/science.abc4730"> SARS-CoV-2 in mice</a> (Science)</li> <li>Acute SARS-CoV-2 infection <a href= "https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3614132">impairs DC and T cell responses</a> (Imm)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.07.16.20150250v1">Boulder</a>, <a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.06.13.20129841v1.full.pdf"> Columbia</a>, <a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.06.13.20129841v1.full.pdf"> Illinois</a> rapid saliva tests</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/testing-letters/">Letter drafts for $1 testing</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-650-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 650</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Weekly Science Picks</p> <p>Kathy<a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/w3cszmv5">BBC Witness History, Maurice Hilleman</a> 9 minute audio (quotes by Paul Offit) “The fastest vaccine ever developed”And APOD <a href= "https://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap200805.html">Picture Rocks Sun Dagger</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a></p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 649: Ohio State viral
<p>Vincent visits Ohio State University (March 2020) and speaks with Shan-Lu, David, Amanda, Mark, Matt, Chris, and Qiuhong about their careers and their work on retroviruses, hepatitis C virus, coronaviruses, paramyxoviruses, and environmental viruses.</p> <p>Host: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href= "https://vet.osu.edu/about-us/people/shan-lu-liu">Shan-Lu Liu</a>, <a href="https://molgen.osu.edu/people/bisaro.1">David Bisaro</a>, <a href="https://vet.osu.edu/about-us/people/amanda-panfil">Amanda Panfill</a>, <a href= "https://mcdb.osu.edu/people/peeples.15-0">Mark Peeples</a>, <a href="https://microbiology.osu.edu/people/sullivan.948">Matt Sullivan</a>, <a href= "https://www.virology-education.com/chris-walker-phd/">Chris Walker</a>, <a href= "https://vet.osu.edu/about-us/people/qiuhong-wang">Qiuhong Wang</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p><strong data-rich-text-format-boundary="true">Links for this episode</strong></p> <ul class="rich-text block-editor-rich-text__editable" role= "textbox" contenteditable="true" aria-multiline="true" aria-label= "Write list…"> <li>New virus requires <a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-020-00135-z">international control</a> (Nature)</li> <li>TIM-family proteins <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/25136083/">inhibit HIV-1 release</a> (PNAS)</li> <li>Designing a <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/28550816/">HCV vaccine</a> (Curr Op Virol)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31549154/">Attenuated vaccines</a> for RSV in children (J Inf Dis)</li> <li>Plant <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/29875242/">histone reader</a> suppresses geminivirus infection (J Virol)</li> <li><a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/27591679/">HTLV-associated</a> malignancy (Curr Op Virol)</li> <li><a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/30654269/">Coronaviruses</a> in pigs (Curr Op Virol)</li> <li>Marine DNA viral diversity <a href= "https://www.cell.com/cell/fulltext/S0092-8674(19)30341-1">pole to pole</a> (Cell)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a></p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 648: Life is for learning
<p>Daniel Griffin provides a clinical report on COVID-19, followed by a review of the findings that children shed as much SARS-CoV-2 viral RNA from the respiratory tract as older patients, the lineage giving rise to SARS-CoV-2 has been circulating in bats in China for decades, and answers to listener questions.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a> and Chuck Knirsch</p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p><strong data-rich-text-format-boundary="true">Links for this episode</strong></p> <ul class="rich-text block-editor-rich-text__editable" role= "textbox" contenteditable="true" aria-multiline="true" aria-label= "Write list…"> <li>Roche trial of <a href= "https://uk.reuters.com/article/uk-roche-covid-actemra/roche-bid-to-retool-arthritis-drug-for-covid-19-fails-idUKKCN24U0I4"> Actemra for COVID-19</a> fails (Reuters)</li> <li><a href= "https://drive.google.com/file/d/1KJOXDD1-f2DcnVswdYeJ3S-0RldhuSuv/view?usp=sharing"> Postdoctoral position</a> at RML</li> <li><a href= "https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamapediatrics/fullarticle/2768952"> Shedding of SARS-CoV-2</a> at different ages (JAMA Ped)</li> <li>Evolutionary origins of SARS-CoV-2 (Nat Microbio)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-648-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 648</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a></p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 647: Testing is our way out of this crisis
<p>In this mid-week TWiV, children under 10 do transmit SARS-CoV-2, why hydroxychloroquine does not work for treating COVID-19, scale-up of diagnostic testing, explanation of LAMP testing, and listener questions.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p><strong data-rich-text-format-boundary="true">Links for this episode</strong></p> <ul class="rich-text block-editor-rich-text__editable" role= "textbox" contenteditable="true" aria-multiline="true" aria-label= "Write list…"> <li>Children do <a href= "https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/eid/article/26/10/20-1315_article">transmit infection</a> (Emerg Inf Dis)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMsr2022263?query=featured_home"> NIH RADx</a> initiative (NEJM)</li> <li>Rockefeller Foundation testing plan</li> <li>HCQ <a href= "https://www.ijidonline.com/article/S1201-9712(20)30534-8/fulltext"> observational study</a> (Int J Inf Dis)</li> <li><a href= "https://sciencebasedmedicine.org/hydroxychloroquine-to-treat-covid-19-evidence-cant-seem-to-kill-it/"> Can't kill</a> HCQ (Science Based Medicine)</li> <li>HCQ <a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-020-2575-3">does not inhibit SARS-CoV-2</a> in human lung cells (Nature)</li> <li>HCQ does not inhibit SARS-CoV-2 in <a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-020-2558-4">nonhuman primates</a> (Nature)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/what-it-would-take-to-get-back-to-normal-by-october/2020/07/27/a8886854-d02d-11ea-8c55-61e7fa5e82ab_story.html"> Shut-down</a> to stop SARS-CoV-2 (WaPo)</li> <li>Racine firefighters <a href= "https://www.wired.com/story/a-wisconsin-city-experiments-with-a-faster-diy-covid-19-test/"> doing LAMP</a> (Wired)</li> <li>LAMP (<a href="https://youtu.be/L5zi2P4lggw">video</a>, <a href="https://youtu.be/GJkvQqDufh0">webinar</a>, <a href= "https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.04.20.048066v3.full.pdf"> paper 1</a>, <a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.02.26.20028373v1">paper 2</a>)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/testing-letters/">Letter drafts for $1 testing</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-647-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 647</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong data-rich-text-format-boundary="true">Kathy</strong> - <em><a href= "https://www.wsj.com/articles/vertical-farms-fill-a-tall-order-11595649662"> Vertical Farms Fill a Tall Order</a></em> by Dickson Despommier and <a href= "https://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap200729.html">APOD</a><br data-rich-text-line-break="true" /> <strong>Rich</strong> - <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=144&v=ZEyAs3NWH4A&feature=emb_logo"> Mars in 4K</a></p> <h3>LIstener Pick</h3> <p><strong data-rich-text-format-boundary= "true">Christiane</strong> - <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5OZdKwFSWZw">ZSK - Ich habe Besseres zu tun (Official Video) Drosten</a><br data-rich-text-line-break="true" /> <strong>Jon</strong> - <a href= "https://samharris.org/subscriber-extras/210-logic-doomsday/">The Logic of Doomsday</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a></p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 646: Virocentricity II with Eugene Koonin
<p>From the NIH campus (recorded February 2020) Vincent and Rich meet with Eugene Koonin to discuss his theories on the evolutionary origins of viruses.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a> and <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/research/groups/koonin/">Eugene Koonin</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p>Links for this episode</p> <ul> <li>Virocentricity with Eugene Koonin (<a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-275-virocentricity-with-eugene-koonin/">TWiV 275</a>)</li> <li><a href="https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/31142823/">Origin of viruses</a> (Nat Rev)</li> <li>Multiple origins of <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/28265094/">capsid proteins from cells</a> (PNAS)</li> <li>Origins and evolution of <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/30482837/">global RNA virome</a> (mBio)</li> <li>Evolution of <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/30635076/">NCLDV of eukaryotes</a> (Adv Virus Res)</li> <li><a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Timestamps</a> by Jolene. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a></p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 645: Lions and tigers and zookeepers (oh my)
<p>Daniel Griffin provides a clinical report on COVID-19, followed by a review of the State Department document on the Wuhan BSL-4 laboratory, the report on infection of tigers and lions in the Bronx Zoo, and, answers to listener questions.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p><strong>Links for this episode</strong></p> <ul> <li>State Dept. memo on Wuhan BSL-4 lab (<a href= "https://drive.google.com/file/d/1zoJTa9-sNvFWZM8xVLwzFHipo1Fl99UN/view?usp=sharing">pdf</a>)</li> <li><a href= "https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Biosafety_level">Biosafety levels</a> (Wikipedia)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/threading-the-neidl/" data-rich-text-format-boundary="true">Inside a BSL-4</a> (TWiV)</li> <li>From <a href= "https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.07.22.213959v1?rss=1"> people to panthers</a> (bioRxiv)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-645-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 645</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a></p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 644: Don't let perfect be the enemy of good
<p>In this mid-week edition, identifying flawed research before it becomes dangerous, Michigan governor tells America to mask-up, Pfizer mRNA vaccine gets $1.95 billion from Warp Speed, preliminary phase I/II results of the ChAdOx1 SARS-CoV-2 vaccine, answers to listener questions.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Click arrow to play<br /> Download <a href= "http://traffic.libsyn.com/twiv/TWiV644.mp3">TWiV 644</a> (69 MB .mp3, 115 min)<br /> Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p>Links for this episode</p> <ul> <li>US <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2020/us/coronavirus-us-cases.html"> COVID-19 cases</a> (NY Times)</li> <li>Identify <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2020/07/20/opinion/coronavirus-preprints.html?action=click&module=Opinion&pgtype=Homepage"> flawed research</a> before it is dangerous (NY Times)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2020/07/22/opinion/gretchen-whitmer-trump-coronavirus-masks.html?action=click&module=Opinion&pgtype=Homepage"> Mask up</a>, America! (NY Times)</li> <li>$1.95 billion to <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2020/07/22/world/coronavirus-covid-19.html?action=click&module=Top%20Stories&pgtype=Homepage"> Pfizer</a> (NY Times)</li> <li>Phase I trial of <a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.06.30.20142570v1.full.pdf"> Pfizer mRNA vaccine</a> (medRxiv)</li> <li>Phase I/II trial of <a href= "https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(20)31604-4/fulltext"> ChAdOx1 vaccine</a> (Lancet)</li> <li>Rockefeller Foundation <a href= "https://www.rockefellerfoundation.org/national-covid-19-testing-and-tracing-action-plan/"> testing plan</a></li> <li>TWiV 640 on <a href= "https://youtu.be/h7Sv_pS8MgQ">MedCram</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/testing-letters/">Letter drafts for $1 testing</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-644-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 644</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a></p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 643: Bernie Moss, the real Poxdoc
<p>From the NIH campus (recorded February 2019) Vincent and Rich meet with Bernie Moss to hear about his training and his remarkable 50-year-plus career working on poxviruses.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a> and <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href= "https://www.niaid.nih.gov/research/bernard-moss-md-phd">Bernie Moss</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p>Link for this episode</p> <ul> <li><a href= "https://www.jbc.org/content/292/10/3958.long">Reflections</a> on Bernie Moss' career (JBC)</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a></p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 642: Bringin' in 50 keys of spike mRNA
<p>Daniel Griffin provides a clinical update on COVID-19, then we discuss phase I preliminary results of the SARS-CoV-2 mRNA vaccine, factors associated with death in 17 million patients, and answer listener questions.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a> and Chuck Knirsch</p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p>Links for this episode</p> <ul> <li>Travis County virtual <a href= "https://dellmed.utexas.edu/virtual-town-hall-for-the-medical-community"> Town Hall</a></li> <li>SARS-CoV-2 mRNA vaccine, <a href= "https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa2022483?query=featured_home"> preliminary results</a> (NEJM)</li> <li>Factors associated with <a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-020-2521-4_reference.pdf">COVID-19 death</a> (Nature)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-642-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 642</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a></p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 641: COVID-19 with Dr. Anthony Fauci
<p>Dr. Anthony Fauci joins TWiV to discuss SARS-CoV-2 transmission, testing, immunity, pathogenesis, vaccines, and preparedness.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a> and <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href= "https://www.niaid.nih.gov/about/anthony-s-fauci-md-bio">Dr. Anthony Fauci</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p>Dr. Fauci was previously on <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-219-fauci-pharmacy/">TWiV 219</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a></p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 640: Test often, fast turnaround, with Michael Mina
<p>Michael Mina joins TWiV to reveal why frequent and rapid SARS-CoV-2 testing is more important than accuracy, how a daily $1 rapid test could control the pandemic, and why group testing works.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href= "https://ccdd.hsph.harvard.edu/people/michael-mina/">Michael Mina</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p><strong data-rich-text-format-boundary="true">Links for this episode</strong></p> <ul class="rich-text block-editor-rich-text__editable" role= "textbox" contenteditable="true" aria-multiline="true" aria-label= "Write list…"> <li>Michael Mina on <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/immune/immune-26/">Immune 26</a></li> <li>White House <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2020/07/14/us/politics/trump-cdc-coronavirus.html?action=click&module=Top%20Stories&pgtype=Homepage"> bypasses CDC</a> (NY Times)</li> <li>Test sensitivity is <a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.06.22.20136309v2">secondary to frequency and turnaround time</a> (medRxiv)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.05.01.20086801v1">Group testing</a> for SARS-CoV-2 (medRxiv)</li> <li>Consider the <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7314112/">cycle threshold value</a> (Clin Inf Dis)</li> <li><a href="https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/28237499/">MERS-CoV spike nanoparticles</a> protect mice from infection (Vaccine)</li> <li><a href="https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/24736006/">CoV spike protein nanoparticles</a> induce neutralizing antibodies in mice (Vaccine)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-640-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 640</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a></p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 639: Virology Nobel Prizes with Erling Norrby part 2
<p>Vincent and Erling resume their discussion of virology Nobel Prizes, focusing on awards for research on tumor viruses, bacteriophages, virus structure, reverse transcriptase, hepatitis B virus, HIV-1, human papillomaviruses and much more.</p> <p>Host: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href="https://www.jcvi.org/about/enorrby">Erling Norrby</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p>Links for this episode</p> <ul> <li><em><a href="https://amzn.to/2zXxLdB">Nobel Prizes and Life Sciences</a></em> by Erling Norrby</li> <li><em><a href="https://amzn.to/2PUEfoI">Nobel Prizes and Nature’s Surprises</a></em> by Erling Norrby</li> <li><em><a href="https://amzn.to/2HT7scX">Nobel Prizes and Notable Discoveries</a></em> by Erling Norrby</li> <li><em><a href="https://amzn.to/34wPJSz">Nobel Prizes: Cancer, Vision and the Genetic Code</a></em> by Erling Norrby</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a></p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 638: Do, there is no try
<p>Daniel Griffin provides a clinical update on COVID-19, then Viviana Simon joins to review serological assays developed at Mt. Sinai for SARS-CoV-2 infection, tracking the outbreak in NYC, and listener questions.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, and <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href= "https://icahn.mssm.edu/profiles/viviana-a-simon">Viviana Simon</a>, <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a> and Chuck Knirsch</p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p>Links for this episode</p> <ul> <li><a href= ""https:/pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32398876/">Serological assay</a> for SARS-CoV-2 infection (Nat Med)</li> <li><a href="https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32471856/">Early spread</a> of SARS-CoV-2 in NYC (Science)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.06.28.20142190v1">Seroconversion</a> of a city (medRxiv)</li> <li>Immune response and PCR positivity of <a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.04.30.20085613v1">NYC cohort</a> (medRxiv)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-638-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 638</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a></p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 637: Clearing the fog of ignorance
<p>In this episode, approval of an Ad5 vectored SARS-CoV-2 vaccine for the military in China, description and clinical trials of a Novavax vaccine joining Operation Warp Speed, prevalence of SARS-CoV-2 in Spain, shedding and transmissibility of the virus, and listener email.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p><strong data-rich-text-format-boundary="true">Links for this episode</strong></p> <ul class="rich-text block-editor-rich-text__editable" role= "textbox" contenteditable="true" aria-multiline="true" aria-label= "Write list…"> <li>China approves COVID-19 <a href= "https://www.cnn.com/2020/06/30/health/china-coronavirus-military-vaccine-intl-hnk-scli/index.html"> vaccine for military</a> (CNN)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(20)31208-3/fulltext"> Ad5-vectored</a> COVID-19 vaccine phase I results (Lancet)</li> <li>US pays $1.6 billion for <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2020/07/07/health/novavax-coronavirus-vaccine-warp-speed.html?action=click&module=Top%20Stories&pgtype=Homepage"> Novavax vaccine</a> (NY Times)</li> <li><a href= "https://ir.novavax.com/news-releases/news-release-details/novavax-receive-388-million-funding-cepi-covid-19-vaccine"> CEPI awards</a> $388 million to Novavax (Novavax)</li> <li>HHS on <a href= "https://www.hhs.gov/about/news/2020/07/07/hhs-dod-collaborate-novavax-produce-millions-covid-19-investigational-vaccine-doses-commercial-scale-manufacturing-demonstration-projects.html"> Novavax vaccine</a> (HHS)</li> <li>Novavax <a href= "https://www.globenewswire.com/news-release/2020/05/25/2038259/0/en/Novavax-Initiates-Phase-1-2-Clinical-Trial-of-COVID-19-Vaccine.html"> phase I/II trials</a> (GlobeNewswire)</li> <li>Prevalence of <a href= "https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(20)31483-5/fulltext"> SARS-CoV-2 in Spain</a> (Lancet)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/s41591-020-0869-5">Shedding and transmissibility</a> of SARS-CoV-2 (Nature)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-637-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 637</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a></p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 636: Georgia State viral
<p>From Georgia State University, Vincent speaks with Chris, Andrew, Priya, and Richard about their careers and their work on Ebolaviruses, rotavirus, and antiviral drug development.</p> <p>Host: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href= "https://biomedical.gsu.edu/profile/christopher-basler/">Chris Basler</a>, <a href= "https://biomedical.gsu.edu/profile/andrew-gewirtz/">Andrew Gewirtz</a>, <a href= "https://www.trudeauinstitute.org/luthra-bio">Priya Luthra</a>, and <a href="https://biomedical.gsu.edu/profile/plemper/">Richard Plemper</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p><strong data-rich-text-format-boundary="true">Links for this episode</strong></p> <ul class="rich-text block-editor-rich-text__editable" role= "textbox" contenteditable="true" aria-multiline="true" aria-label= "Write list…"> <li>Mutant Ebolavirus <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31533029">lacks virulence</a> (Cell Rep)</li> <li>Blocking Ebolavirus replication by <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/30144461/">depleting nucleoside pools</a> (Antiviral Res)</li> <li>Herd immunity against <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/29953540/">bad actor molecules</a> (PloS Path)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0092867419310797?via%3Dihub"> Bacteria prevent and cure</a> rotavirus infection (Cell)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a></p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 635: Mask hysteria
<p>Daniel Griffin provides a clinical update on COVID-19, then we review SARS-CoV-2 shedding in children, how to resume school safely, the need for widespread testing and wearing face masks, and much more, including listener email.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a> and Chuck Knirsch</p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p><strong data-rich-text-format-boundary="true">Links for this episode</strong></p> <ul class="rich-text block-editor-rich-text__editable" role= "textbox" contenteditable="true" aria-multiline="true" aria-label= "Write list…"> <li><a href= "https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/eid/article/26/10/20-2403_article" data-rich-text-format-boundary="true">Infectious SARS-CoV-2</a> in nasopharynx of youth (Emerg Inf Dis)</li> <li>SARS-CoV-2 viral load by <a href= "https://virologie-ccm.charite.de/fileadmin/user_upload/microsites/m_cc05/virologie-ccm/dateien_upload/Weitere_Dateien/Charite_SARS-CoV-2_viral_load_2020-06-02.pdf"> patient age</a> (Hosp Charité)</li> <li>Viral load in <a href= "https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/eid/article/26/10/20-2449_article">children with COVID-19</a> (Emerg Inf Dis)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.virology.ws/2020/07/02/the-role-of-children-in-transmission-of-sars-cov-2/"> Role of children</a> in SARS-CoV-2 transmission (virology blog)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-635-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 635</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a></p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 634: 1000 hours of the sunlight of TWiV
<p>TWiV reviews a new H1N1 swine influenza virus from China with pandemic potential, Ad5 vectored SARS-CoV-2 oral vaccine candidate, Operation Warp Speed vaccine candidates, FDA guidance on vaccine approval, and answer listener email.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a> and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p><strong>Links for this episode</strong></p> <ul> <li>New swine flu with pandemic potential (<a href= "https://www.bbc.com/news/health-53218704">BBC</a>, <a href= "https://www.pnas.org/content/early/2020/06/23/1921186117">PNAS</a>)</li> <li>Oral SARS-CoV-2 <a href= "https://www.clinicalomics.com/news-and-features/vaxarts-covid-19-oral-vaccine-candidate-gets-boost-from-operation-warp-speed/?utm_medium=newsletter&utm_source=Clinical+OMICs+Update&utm_content=01&utm_campaign=Clinical+OMICs+Update_20200629&oly_enc_id=8919J2543689G6C"> vaccine candidate</a> (ClinicalOmics)</li> <li>Operation <a href= "https://www.hhs.gov/about/news/2020/06/16/fact-sheet-explaining-operation-warp-speed.html"> Warp Speed</a> (HHS)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.nih.gov/research-training/medical-research-initiatives/activ"> ACTIV</a> (NIH)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.fda.gov/regulatory-information/search-fda-guidance-documents/development-and-licensure-vaccines-prevent-covid-19"> Development and licensure</a> of COVID-19 vaccines (FDA)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-634-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 634</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a></p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 633: Singapore viral
<p>From DukeNUS Medical School, Vincent speaks with Ashley, Sheemei, Eng Eong and Dahai about their careers and their research on flaviviruses and sensing of viral RNA.</p> <p>Host: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href= "https://www.duke-nus.edu.sg/eid/faculty/tenure-track-faculty/tenure-track-faculty-staff-details/Detail/sheemei-lok"> Sheemei Lok</a>, <a href= "http://www.lkcmedicine.ntu.edu.sg/aboutus/Faculty-and-Staff/Pages/Luo-Dahai.aspx"> Dahai Luo</a>, <a href= "https://www.duke-nus.edu.sg/eid/faculty/tenure-track-faculty/tenure-track-faculty-staff-details/Detail/ooi-eng-eong"> Eng Eong Ooi</a>, and <a href="http://www.stjohn-lab.com/">Ashley St. John</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p><strong data-rich-text-format-boundary="true">Links for this episode</strong></p> <ul class="rich-text block-editor-rich-text__editable" role= "textbox" contenteditable="true" aria-multiline="true" aria-label= "Write list…"> <li>Dengue virus and <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31265436">endothelial permeability</a> (J Clin Invest)</li> <li>Dengue virus <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31536610">morphological switch</a> (PLoS Path)</li> <li><a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/31308506/">Symptomatic</a> yellow fever vaccine infections (Nat Med)</li> <li><a href="https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/25539915/">RNA recognition</a> by RIG-I and MDA5 (Nucl Acids Res)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a></p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 632: Countering a miasma of anti-think
<p>Daniel Griffin provides a clinical update on COVID-19, then we review SARS-CoV-2 infections in non-humans, vesicular stomatitis in Kansas horses, and answer listener questions.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a> and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a> and Chuck Knirsch</p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p><strong data-rich-text-format-boundary="true">Links for this episode</strong></p> <ul class="rich-text block-editor-rich-text__editable" role= "textbox" contenteditable="true" aria-multiline="true" aria-label= "Write list…"> <li><a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.06.22.20137273v1.full.pdf" data-rich-text-format-boundary="true">Dexamethasone</a> for COVID-19 (medRxiv)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.thelancet.com/pdfs/journals/lanres/PIIS2213-2600(20)30268-X.pdf"> Proning trial</a> for COVID-19 (Lancet)</li> <li><a href= "https://journal.chestnet.org/article/S0012-3692(20)31670-6/pdf">Tocilizumab</a> for COVID-19 cytokine storm (Chest)</li> <li>Global <a href= "https://public.flourish.studio/visualisation/2562261/?fbclid=IwAR05O--y3cZRn0ZObHJUjxhGZyADS787bJ1uO01qVQCDh2XfyozMsqprYqM"> causes of death</a></li> <li><a href= "https://promedmail.org/promed-post/?id=7486055">Vesicular stomatitis</a> in horses (ProMedMail)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.theatlantic.com/ideas/archive/2020/04/were-testing-the-wrong-people/610234/"> Daily tests</a> needed (Atlantic)</li> <li>SARS-CoV-2 <a href= "https://www.patrickbroom.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/Covid-19-Transmission-Risk.png"> infection risks</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-632-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 632</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a></p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 631: Lots of eggs in the spike basket
<p>Vincent, Rich, and Brianne discuss a study estimating the fraction of symptoms and severe disease after SARS- CoV-2 infection, cellular immune responses without seroconversion during interfamilial infections, and answer listener email.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p><strong data-rich-text-format-boundary="true">Links for this episode</strong></p> <ul class="rich-text block-editor-rich-text__editable" role= "textbox" contenteditable="true" aria-multiline="true" aria-label= "Write list…"> <li>Probability of <a href= "https://arxiv.org/abs/2006.08471">symptoms and severe</a> COVID-19 (aRxiv)</li> <li>Cellular immune response <a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.06.21.20132449v1">without seroconversion</a> (medRxiv)</li> <li><a href="http://artologica.net/">Image credit</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-631-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 631</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a></p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 630: Singapore Environmental Health Institute
<p>From the Environmental Health Institute in Singapore, Vincent speaks with Director Lee Ching Ng about their work to control viral infectious diseases, including the controlled release of mosquitoes containing <em>Wolbachia</em> endosymbionts to inhibit viral transmission.</p> <p>Host: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href= "https://www.nea.gov.sg/corporate-functions/resources/research/environmental-health-institute"> Lee Ching Ng</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p>
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TWiV 629: Coronavirus update, pandemic sitrep
<p>Daniel Griffin provides a clinical update on COVID-19, including analysis of the dexamethasone trial, and then we discuss two Ebolavirus outbreaks in DRC, clinical and virological aspects of asymptomatic SARS-CoV-2 infections, age-dependent effects on transmission, and answer listener email.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, and <a href="http://www.turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a> and Chuck Knirsch</p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p><strong data-rich-text-format-boundary="true">Links for this episode</strong></p> <ul class="rich-text block-editor-rich-text__editable" role= "textbox" contenteditable="true" aria-multiline="true" aria-label= "Write list…"> <li><a href= "http://www.ox.ac.uk/news/2020-06-16-low-cost-dexamethasone-reduces-death-one-third-hospitalised-patients-severe" data-rich-text-format-boundary="true">Dexamethasone</a> reduces COVID-19 deaths (U Oxford)</li> <li>Assessment of <a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/s41591-020-0965-6">asymptomatic COVID-19</a> (Nature Med)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/s41591-020-0962-9">Age-dependent effects</a> on SARS-CoV-2 transmission (Nature Med)</li> <li><a href="http://artologica.net/">Image credit</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-629-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 629</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a></p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 628: Physical distance for COVID-19
<p>Vincent and Rich discuss the SARS-CoV-2 D614G amino acid change in the spike glyprotein, duration of infectious virus shedding from patients, virus transmission among hamsters infected in the laboratory, and tackle listener email.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a> and <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p><strong data-rich-text-format-boundary="true">Links for this episode</strong></p> <ul class="rich-text block-editor-rich-text__editable" role= "textbox" contenteditable="true" aria-multiline="true" aria-label= "Write list…"> <li>Austin TX key <a href= "https://austin.maps.arcgis.com/apps/opsdashboard/index.html#/0ad7fa50ba504e73be9945ec2a7841cb"> indicators for staging</a></li> <li>D614 <a href= "https://www.scripps.edu/news-and-events/press-room/2020/20200611-choe-farzan-sars-cov-2-spike-protein.html"> amino acid change</a> (Scripps)</li> <li>Virus shedding in <a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.06.08.20125310v1">hospitalized patients</a> (medRxiv)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-020-2342-5">Hamster</a> SARS-CoV-2 model (Nature)</li> <li>COVID-19 <a href="https://www.covid19hg.org/">host genetic initiative</a></li> <li><a href="http://artologica.net/">Image credit</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-628-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 628</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a></p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 627: Singapore National Centre for Infectious Diseases
<p>Vincent visits the National Centre for Infectious Diseases and speaks with Executive Director Leo Yee-Sin and Consultant Nancy Tee about the main hub for both clinical treatment of infectious diseases and outbreak management in Singapore.</p> <p>Host: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href= "https://www.ncid.sg/About-NCID/Leadership/Pages/Professor-LEO-Yee-Sin.aspx"> Leo Yee-Sin</a> and Nancy Tee</p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p><strong data-rich-text-format-boundary="true">Links for this episode</strong></p> <ul class="rich-text block-editor-rich-text__editable" role= "textbox" contenteditable="true" aria-multiline="true" aria-label= "Write list…"> <li><a href="https://www.ncid.sg/About-NCID/Pages/default.aspx" data-rich-text-format-boundary="true">National Centre for Infectious Diseases</a></li> <li><a href= "https://www.ncid.sg/About-NCID/OurDepartments/National-Public-Health-Laboratory/Pages/default.aspx"> National Public Health Laboratory</a></li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a></p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 626: Ralph Baric and fancy ferrets
<p>Daniel Griffin provides a clinical update on COVID-19, then Ralph Baric joins TWiV to discuss SARS-CoV-2 transmission, vaccines, diagnostic tests, and a new animal model from his laboratory that does not use transgenic mice.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a>, Chuck Knirsch, and <a href= "https://www.med.unc.edu/microimm/directory/ralph-baric-phd-1/">Ralph Baric</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p><strong data-rich-text-format-boundary="true">Links for this episode</strong></p> <ul class="rich-text block-editor-rich-text__editable" role= "textbox" contenteditable="true" aria-multiline="true" aria-label= "Write list…"> <li><a href= "https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.05.06.081497v1" data-rich-text-format-boundary="true">Mouse-adapted</a> SARS-CoV-2 model (bioRxiv)</li> <li>SARS-CoV-2 <a href= "https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.06.11.145920v1">mRNA vaccine</a> (bioRxiv)</li> <li>ASM <a href= "https://asm.org/Articles/2020/June/Shut-Down-Stem?utm_source=RealMagnet&utm_medium=email&utm_content=Shut%5FDown%5FSTEM%5F20200609&utm_campaign=Other%20Topics%20ASM%20News%20General"> resources</a> for #shutdownstem</li> <li>President Obama on <a href= "https://www.facebook.com/barackobama/posts/10157802011441749?__tn__=K-R"> sustaining momentum for change</a> (Facebook)</li> <li>America <a href= "https://www.pbs.org/weta/reconstruction/">After the Civil War</a> (PBS)</li> <li><a href="http://artologica.net/">Image credit</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-626-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 626</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a></p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 625: Fred Murphy, virologist for all seasons
<p>Vincent and Rich visit Fred Murphy to hear about his wide-ranging career in virology, spanning many institutions, involving dangerous viruses like rabies virus, Ebolavirus (he took that famous iconic image), Marburg virus, Lassa virus, coronaviruses, and later writing a history of the field.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a> and <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a></p> <p>Guest: Frederick A. Murphy</p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p><strong data-rich-text-format-boundary="true">Link for this episode</strong></p> <ul class="rich-text block-editor-rich-text__editable" role= "textbox" contenteditable="true" aria-multiline="true" aria-label= "Write list…"> <li><a href="https://www.utmb.edu/virusimages/" data-rich-text-format-boundary="true">Foundations of Virology/Virus images</a> (UTMB)</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a><br data-rich-text-line-break="true" /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 624: SeXX matters with Sabra Klein
<p>Daniel Griffin provides a clinical update on COVID-19, then Sabra Klein joins us to discuss the effect of sex, gender, and age on viral infectious disease, including COVID-19.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a><a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a> and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a>, Chuck Knirsch, and <a href= "http://cmm.jhmi.edu/index.php/cmm-faculty/sabra-l-klein-phd/">Sabra Klein</a></p> <p>Click arrow to play<br data-rich-text-line-break="true" /> Download <a href= "http://traffic.libsyn.com/twiv/TWiV624.mp3">TWiV 624</a> (91 MB .mp3, 152 min)<br data-rich-text-line-break="true" /> Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784">iTunes</a>, <a href="https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59">email</a><br data-rich-text-line-break="true" /> <br data-rich-text-line-break="true" /> Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p><strong data-rich-text-format-boundary="true">Links for this episode</strong></p> <ul class="rich-text block-editor-rich-text__editable" role= "textbox" contenteditable="true" aria-multiline="true" aria-label= "Write list…"> <li>SeXX matters in <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/26891052/?from_term=Klein+SL&from_sort=date&from_page=5&from_pos=7"> infectious disease pathogenesis</a> (PLoS Path)</li> <li><a href= "https://journals.physiology.org/doi/full/10.1152/physiol.00035.2015?url_ver=Z39.88-2003&rfr_id=ori%3Arid%3Acrossref.org&rfr_dat=cr_pub++0pubmed&"> Sex and gender</a> impact immune responses to vaccines (Physiol)</li> <li><a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/31540670/?from_term=Klein+SL&from_sort=date&from_page=2&from_pos=2"> Testosterone</a> and disease severity in mice (Cell Immunol)</li> <li><a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/31312529/?from_term=Klein+SL&from_sort=date&from_page=2&from_pos=5"> Age-associated effects</a> on impact of sex steroids on vaccine responses (NPJ Vaccines)</li> <li>Evolution of <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/30320243/?from_term=Klein+SL&from_sort=date&from_page=3&from_pos=2"> greater humoral immunity</a> in females (Curr Opin Physiol)</li> <li>Impact of <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32450906/?from_term=Klein+SL&from_sort=date&from_pos=4"> sex and gender</a> on COVID-19 (Biol Sex Diff)</li> <li>COVID-19 trials should include <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32392184/?from_term=Klein+SL&from_sort=date&from_pos=5"> sex as variable</a> (J Clin Inves)</li> <li><a href="https://globalhealth5050.org/">Global Health 50/50</a></li> <li><a href="http://artologica.net/">Image credit</a></li> <li>Timestamps by <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href= "http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/">Ronald Jenkees</a></p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 623: Bats and coronaviruses with Peter Daszak
<p>Peter Daszak joins TWiV to explain the work of EcoHealth Alliance in surveillance of bats in China for SARS-related coronaviruses to provide the information needed to prevent future pandemics, and why NIH recently withdrew financial support for their work.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a><br data-rich-text-line-break="true" /> <br data-rich-text-line-break="true" /> Guest: <a href="https://www.ecohealthalliance.org/">Peter Daszak</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a><br data-rich-text-line-break= "true" /> <br data-rich-text-line-break="true" /> Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p>Links for this episode</p> <ul class="rich-text block-editor-rich-text__editable" role= "textbox" contenteditable="true" aria-multiline="true" aria-label= "Write list…"> <li>Bats are <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/16195424/?from_term=daszak+p&from_sort=date&from_page=22&from_pos=2"> reservoirs of SARSr-CoV</a> (Science)</li> <li>Bat SARSr-CoV that <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/24172901/?from_term=daszak+p&from_sort=date&from_page=12&from_pos=1"> binds ACE2</a> (Nature)</li> <li>Rich gene pool of <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/29190287/?from_term=daszak+p&from_sort=date&from_page=4&from_pos=6"> bat SARSr-CoV</a> (PLoS Path)</li> <li>Bat SARSr-CoV <a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/29500691/?from_term=daszak+p&from_sort=date&from_page=3&from_pos=10"> infect humans</a> (Virol Sin)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.05.31.116061v1">Transmission</a> of bat SARSr-CoV in China (bioRxiv)</li> <li>Global <a href= "https://www.sciencemag.org/lookup/doi/10.1126/science.aap7463">Virome Project</a> (Science)</li> <li>ASV <a href="https://www.asv.org/virtual-workshops">Virtual Workshops</a> 2020</li> <li><a href="http://artologica.net/">Image credit</a></li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a><br data-rich-text-line-break="true" /> <br data-rich-text-line-break="true" /> Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 622: Nonhuman primate model for COVID-19 with Emmie de Wit
<p>Emmie de Wit joins TWiV to explain her work on the pathogenesis of infection with SARS-CoV-2 in rhesus macaques, including studies on remdesivir and vaccine candidate.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href= "https://www.niaid.nih.gov/research/emmie-de-wit">Emmie de Wit</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p>Links for this episode</p> <ul class="rich-text block-editor-rich-text__editable" role= "textbox" contenteditable="true" aria-multiline="true" aria-label= "Write list…"> <li>Respiratory <a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-020-2324-7">disease in macaques</a> inoculated with SARS-CoV-2 (Nature)</li> <li>Clinical <a href= "https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.04.15.043166v2.full.pdf+html"> benefit of remdesivir</a> in SARS-CoV-2 infected macaques (bioRxiv)</li> <li>Remdesivir for <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7104368/">MERS-CoV infection</a> in macaques (PNAS)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.05.13.093195v1">ChAdOX1 vaccination</a> for SARS-CoV-2 in macaques (bioRxiv)</li> <li><a href="http://artologica.net/">Image credit</a></li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a></p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 621: An era of COVID-19 poppycock
<p>Daniel Griffin provides a clinical update on COVID-19, then we review an Ad5 vectored SARS-CoV-2 vaccine, reports on remdesivir and hydroxychloroquine, a drug repurposing study, why some patients infect many others, reducing viral transmission, and much more, including listener email.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a><a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a> and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a> and Chuck Knirsch</p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p>Links for this episode</p> <ul class="rich-text block-editor-rich-text__editable" role= "textbox" contenteditable="true" aria-multiline="true" aria-label= "Write list…"> <li>Safety of <a href= "https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(20)31208-3/fulltext"> Ad5 vectored</a> COVID-19 vaccine (Lancet)</li> <li>Analysis of <a href= "https://www.thelancet.com/pdfs/journals/lancet/PIIS0140-6736(20)31180-6.pdf"> hydroxychloroquine</a> use (Lancet)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa2007764?query=featured_home"> Remdesivir</a> study (NEJM)</li> <li>Ancient <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/69/wr/mm6922e1.htm?s_cid=mm6922e1_e&deliveryName=USCDC_921-DM29492"> COVID-19 history</a> (MMWR)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.05.27.117184v1">Drug repurposing</a> for COVID-19 (bioRxiv)</li> <li>Why do few COVID-19 patients <a href= "https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2020/05/why-do-some-covid-19-patients-infect-many-others-whereas-most-don-t-spread-virus-all"> infect others</a>? (Science)</li> <li><a href= "https://wellcomeopenresearch.org/articles/5-67">Overdispersion</a> in COVID-19 transmission (Wellcome Open Res)</li> <li>Reducing <a href= "https://science.sciencemag.org/content/early/2020/05/27/science.abc6197"> airborne transmission</a> (Science)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-621-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 621</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 620: Antibodies and T cells in COVID-19 patients
<p>Jon Yewdell returns to explain studies on detection of antibodies and T cell epitopes in patients who have recovered from COVID-19.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href= "https://www.niaid.nih.gov/research/jonathan-wilson-yewdell-md-phd"> Jon Yewdell</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href= "https://www.cell.com/cell/fulltext/S0092-8674(20)30610-3">T cell targets</a> in COVID-19 patients (Cell)</li> <li><a href= "https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32398876/?from_term=Krammer+F&from_sort=date&from_pos=3"> SARS-CoV-2 seroconversion</a> in humans (Nat Med)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.05.13.092619v2">Convergent antibody responses</a> to SARS-CoV-2 infection (bioRxiv)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 619: Recombination led to emergence of SARS-CoV-2
<p>Raul Rabadan joins TWiV to explain the use of computational biology to demonstrate how recombination and mutation led to emergence of SARS-CoV-2.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href="https://rabadan.c2b2.columbia.edu/">Raul Rabadan</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href="https://rabadan.c2b2.columbia.edu/">Rabadan Laboratory</a></li> <li><em><a href= "https://www.amazon.com/Understanding-Coronavirus-Life-Raul-Rabadan/dp/1108826717/"> Understanding Coronavirus</a></em> (Amazon)</li> <li><em><a href= "https://www.amazon.com/Topological-Data-Analysis-Genomics-Evolution/dp/1107159547/"> Topological Data Analysis for Genomics and Evolution</a></em> (Amazon)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.02.10.942748v2">Recombination and mutation</a> shaped SARS-CoV-2 (bioRxiv)</li> <li>Bat CoV with <a href= "https://www.cell.com/current-biology/pdf/S0960-9822(20)30662-X.pdf?_returnURL=https%3A%2F%2Flinkinghub.elsevier.com%2Fretrieve%2Fpii%2FS096098222030662X%3Fshowall%3Dtrue"> cleavage site insertion</a> (Curr Biol)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 618: Nipah virus at 20
<p>From the Nipah Virus International Conference in Singapore, Vincent speaks with meeting participants about the history of the first Nipah virus outbreak, lessons learned from Hendra virus, surveillance of bats for viruses, and the development of a vaccine.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href= "https://staffportal.curtin.edu.au/staff/profile/view/J.Mackenzie/"> John Mackenzie</a>, <a href= "https://www.ecohealthalliance.org/personnel/dr-jonathan-epstein">Jon Epstein</a>, <a href= "https://www.linkedin.com/in/eun-chung-park-34ba9258/">Eun-Chung Park</a>, and <a href= "https://globalhealth.duke.edu/people/wang-linfa">Linfa Wang</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 617: Coronavirus Times
<p>Daniel Griffin provides a clinical update on COVID-19, then we review TETRIS by Paterson NJ, modeling the effects of intervention in the US on cases and deaths, mixing PCR and serology data, and much more, including listener email.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a> and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href= "https://www.usta.com/en/home/stay-current/national/usta-statement-on-safety-of-playing-tennis-during-the-covid-19-v.html"> Playing tennis</a> safely (USTA)</li> <li>Scientists <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2020/05/21/health/wuhan-coronavirus-laboratory.html"> denounce end</a> to CoV grant (NY Times)</li> <li>ASMBMB denounces end to CoV grant (<a href= "https://www.asbmb.org/getattachment/30246b7a-4b04-4ac9-bb13-9d14f2786ef5/Society-Letter-Signon-PR.pdf?lang=en-US">pdf</a>)</li> <li>For TETRIS, turn to <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2020/05/21/nyregion/contact-tracing-paterson-nj.html?searchResultPosition=1"> Paterson NJ</a> (NY Times)</li> <li>NJ <a href= "https://www.nj.gov/health/cd/topics/ncov.shtml">Dept of Health</a> (image credit)</li> <li>Differential effects of <a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.05.15.20103655v1">intervention timing</a> (<a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.05.15.20103655v1">medRxiv</a> and <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2020/05/20/us/coronavirus-distancing-deaths.html?searchResultPosition=2"> NY Times</a>)</li> <li>Texas to <a href= "https://www.statesman.com/news/20200522/texas-stops-combining-coronavirus-antibody-viral-test-data"> stop combining</a> test results (Statesman)</li> <li>How could CDC <a href= "https://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2020/05/cdc-and-states-are-misreporting-covid-19-test-data-pennsylvania-georgia-texas/611935/?fbclid=IwAR3veUSb7bTgeSwS6VD_u9zr8UsTz14zclqyvKlDsWJPKYEFQR3zhf1p4C0"> make that mistake</a>? (Atlantic)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.cjr.org/analysis/covid-19-coronavirus-uncertainty.php"> The Pandemic and Information Network</a> (Columbia Journ Rev)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2020/05/new-helmet-and-tent-aim-protect-health-care-workers-coronavirus?MessageRunDetailID=1864202210&PostID=15010245&utm_medium=email&utm_source=rasa_io"> Helmet and tent</a> (Science)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.cell.com/cell-host-microbe/pdf/S1931-3128(20)30246-8.pdf?_returnURL=https%3A%2F%2Flinkinghub.elsevier.com%2Fretrieve%2Fpii%2FS1931312820302468%3Fshowall%3Dtrue"> New song, old melody</a> (Cell Host Microbe)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-617-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 617</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 616: Singing about coronavirus
<p>Vincent, Kathy and Rich discuss COVID-19 research paper overload, Moderna's mRNA vaccine Phase I results, increase of ACE2 RNA by cigarette smoke, and answer listener questions.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href= "https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2020/05/scientists-are-drowning-covid-19-papers-can-new-tools-keep-them-afloat?utm_campaign=news_weekly_2020-05-15&et_rid=33806738&et_cid=3328140"> Drowning</a> in COVID-19 papers (Science)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.semanticscholar.org/cord19">CORD-19</a></li> <li>2019 <a href="https://ncrc.jhsph.edu/">NCRC</a></li> <li>AI powered <a href= "https://www.kaggle.com/covid-19-contributions">literature review</a></li> <li><a href="https://scisight.apps.allenai.org/">SciSight</a></li> <li>Graphical guide to <a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-020-01221-y">CoV vaccines</a> (Nature)</li> <li>Moderna <a href= "https://investors.modernatx.com/news-releases/news-release-details/moderna-announces-positive-interim-phase-1-data-its-mrna-vaccine"> Phase I results</a></li> <li>Liposomes and <a href= "https://www.exeleadbiopharma.com/news/liposomes-and-lipid-nanoparticles-as-delivery-vehicles-for-personalized-medicine"> lipid nanoparticles</a> (Exelead)</li> <li>Cigarette smoke <a href= "https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1534580720304019?via%3Dihub"> increases ACE2</a> (Dev Cell)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-616-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 616</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 615: Peter Daszak of EcoHealth Alliance
<p>Vincent speaks with Peter Daszak, President of EcoHealth Alliance, a global nonprofit organization dedicated to protecting wildlife and public health from the emergence of disease.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href="https://www.ecohealthalliance.org/">Peter Daszak</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;"><a href= "https://asm.org/books">20% off The Invisible ABCs</a> for TWiV listeners! Use promo code: <strong>ABC20</strong> at checkout.</span></p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 614: COVID Tetris - Test, trace, isolate
<p>Daniel Griffin provides a clinical update on COVID-19, then we review results showing requirement for the furin site in the SARS-CoV-2 spike for replication, US state vaccine exemptions, concerns with a rapid diagnostic test, and answers to listener questions.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a> and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href= "https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(20)31042-4/fulltext"> Triple therapy</a> for COVID-19 (Lancet)</li> <li><a href="https://www.thaliagig.com/twiv-goes-viral">Virology podcast goes viral</a> (Thalia Gigerenzer)</li> <li>Paul Stays Home (<a href= "https://paulmeasles.s3.amazonaws.com/PSH_English.pdf">pdf</a>)</li> <li>Multibasic cleavage site <a href= "https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S1097276520302641">essential for SARS-CoV-2 infection</a> (Mol Cell)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2020/05/14/world/asia/mumbai-lockdown-coronavirus.html"> Mumbai engulfed</a> by CoV (NY Times)</li> <li>All must be <a href= "https://u4984893.ct.sendgrid.net/ls/click?upn=SpLp-2FYq0UU0xrqvVF45tlSqPePVbnq1g1kXY63Z3L-2BnvDEr-2BkRRDCvcwcFgEqCBsh2qPpDBmWEJER-2FfVR54EHapXRamjJVgzkulE6FLJ1x5gaG6loe5ldlvza63HA2TGo3OswyVexl15dAO0X3qOHLKpDftWloAonTdeG-2BSr5WON4btCARo3ZW-2F4tZCYr89okHtPWXarmFw2HN1jyfEDvs-2BjJA5Z-2FiFqetRv8lyzem0-3Di89R_4W0QawhXcjyqrEqmfhAI6GGzUoLdF7CY8i-2B6uyUplVgSvk3HwFg1cdI9KeOOi7DFApi740bFxuUbjCEwIlG1QzIwfa5K3wMoOabI4FcR5ISrP8mHjGgiYWEtDV2R7e398MGxSBTEeU0enx7GfZu-2B2b-2BO-2FtXEPtgij9BKoLh8x2I-2BiXvLL38KzwG8NOCr2SDDjfQfUJQ-2BHUPljCSyzRnnSPgXKgqWvu5L8pmBzNQIoX7VM3tig-2FYBZ5OFlsp-2BmoQ0oYhAk66pzT8pHbO0cNLfdZKYpfoqA6pLs2MrJs67O0st1AsvWLrkuqy8KLAdl1c5aA3CFQXhTuNx4Cz0Ghe6NVF5CA7Ng4EpogK4pgxgHfQnFE8LIKEkescod52DaGayaFQ4BuwbPJo83fEv0MwFfM0WpdFrnhqidGv3GLnBvEQFgOhOj-2B4AZizwOHdm-2F0ufH87otZTIJb9HukTkadBr7X9IDt8BD9-2B7weA5dHvRUX3z22qziv9nubLy1L1yB29F9Z6-2FlT7kgfpdMBeyR4DGziaW4XLJfzOZQZGolIYNq49C97hX7eOTDq1OoATx5172mSCyjqVPNN33629G8P4v7CLn8O6foJR-2BXKwde-2F8E-2FqM-3D"> vaccinated</a> (Stat)</li> <li>FDA concerns with <a href= "https://www.fda.gov/news-events/press-announcements/coronavirus-covid-19-update-fda-informs-public-about-possible-accuracy-concerns-abbott-id-now-point"> Abbott test</a> (FDA)</li> <li>How US <a href= "https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/world-us-canada-52622037/coronavirus-the-lost-six-weeks-when-us-failed-to-contain-outbreak"> lost 6 weeks</a> (BBC)</li> <li><a href="http://artologica.net/">Image credit</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-614-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 614</li> <li><span style="font-weight: 400;"><a href= "https://asm.org/books">20% off The Invisible ABCs</a> for TWiV listeners! Use promo code: <strong>ABC20</strong> at checkout.</span></li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 613: Jenner, vaccines, and COVID-19
<p>Vincent, Kathy and Rich explain the Jenner Institute's SARS-CoV-2 vaccine, the NIH decision to stop the Remdesivir study, and answer listener questions.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>COVID-19 brings out dark side of science (<a href= "https://www.motherjones.com/politics/2020/04/coronavirus-science-rush-to-publish-retractions/">Mother Jones</a>, <a href= "https://www.wired.com/story/opinion-dont-be-fooled-by-covid-19-carpetbaggers/"> Wired</a>)</li> <li>Jenner Institute <a href= "https://www.biospace.com/article/oxford-university-s-jenner-institute-ahead-of-the-curve-on-covid-19-vaccine/"> COVID-19 vaccine</a> (BioSpace)</li> <li><a href= "https://academic.oup.com/nar/article/33/4/e36/1521395">Recombineering</a> (Nucleic Acids Res)</li> <li><a href="https://youtu.be/SEYa0R62nWk">Vaccines lecture</a> (YouTube)</li> <li>ChAdOx1 MERS vaccines <a href= "https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.04.13.036293v1">protects NHP</a> (Lancet Inf Dis)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3396660/">Chimpanzee adenovirus</a> vector (PLoS One)</li> <li>Ad-MERS vaccine <a href= "https://www.nih.gov/news-events/news-releases/investigational-chimp-adenovirus-mers-cov-vaccine-protects-monkeys"> protects monkeys</a> (NIH)</li> <li>Rapid COVID-19 <a href= "https://science.sciencemag.org/content/early/2020/05/07/science.abb8923"> vaccine development</a> (Science)</li> <li><a href= "https://science.sciencemag.org/content/early/2020/05/12/science.abc5312"> Strategic approach</a> to COVID-19 vaccines (Science)</li> <li>NIH decision to <a href= "https://www.statnews.com/2020/05/11/inside-the-nihs-controversial-decision-to-stop-its-big-remdesivir-study/"> stop remdesivir</a> study (Stat)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.statnews.com/2018/09/26/cdc-us-flu-deaths-winter/">80,000 flu deaths</a> this winter (Stat)</li> <li>Science and <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DFl3GsVzj6Q&feature=youtu.be">singing</a> (YouTube)</li> <li>COVID-19 at <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/69/wr/mm6919e6.htm">choir practice</a> (Emerg Inf Dis)</li> <li><span style="font-weight: 400;"><a href= "https://asm.org/books">20% off The Invisible ABCs</a> for TWiV listeners! Use promo code: <strong>ABC20</strong> at checkout.</span></li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 612: CEPI, preventing the next pandemic
<p>From the Nipah Virus International Conference in Singapore, Vincent speaks with Richard Hatchett, CEO of CEPI, about its mission to stimulate and accelerate the development of vaccines against emerging infectious diseases.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href="https://cepi.net/about/whyweexist/">Richard Hatchett</a> and <a href= "https://globalhealth.duke.edu/people/wang-linfa">Linfa Wang</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 611: Corona and crowns
<p>Daniel Griffin provides a weekly clinical update on COVID-19, then Michael Schmidt discusses how dentistry can be safely practiced during a pandemic, followed by answers to listener questions.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a> and <a href= "https://medicine.musc.edu/departments/microbiology/research-program/schmidt-lab"> Michael Schmidt</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href= "https://www.osha.gov/SLTC/covid-19/dentistry.html">OSHA guidance</a> for dentistry</li> <li>COVID0-19 challenges for <a href= "https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/10.1177/0022034520914246">dentistry</a> (J Dent Res)</li> <li>COVID-19 and <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7143628/">dentistry</a> (Int J Env Res Pub Health)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.mdpi.com/2077-0383/9/4/1126">Mouthrinses</a> for dentistry (J Clin Med)</li> <li><a href= "https://bigthink.com/coronavirus/the-plandemic.amp.html?fbclid=IwAR1HxR2xFT2A_aFZ61RyjutwftKRr0_Cze9F_IVJMllO54BQ9m9vovKnCDA"> Disingenuous</a> plandemic documentary (Big Think)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-611-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 611</li> <li><a href="http://artologica.net/">Image credit</a></li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 610: Coronavirus FAQ
<p>The TWiV team summarizes serology-based tests for SARS-CoV-2, lack of effect of ACE inhibitors or ARBs on COVID-19 severity, and answers listener questions.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>FDA revises statement on <a href= "https://www.fda.gov/news-events/fda-voices/insight-fdas-revised-policy-antibody-tests-prioritizing-access-and-accuracy"> antibody tests</a> (FDA)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.centerforhealthsecurity.org/resources/COVID-19/serology/Serology-based-tests-for-COVID-19.html"> Serology-based tests</a> for SARS-CoV-2 (Center for Health Security)</li> <li>ACE inhibitors, ARBs not linked to COVID-19 severity (<a href= "https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa2007621">Mehra study</a>, <a href= "https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa2006923">Mancia study</a>, <a href= "https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa2008975">Reynolds study</a>)</li> <li>Global <a href= "https://www.cebm.net/covid-19/global-covid-19-case-fatality-rates/"> COVID-19 CFR</a> (CEBM)</li> <li>Debunking transmission mutation: <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twievo/twievo-55/">TWiEVO 55</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-610-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 610</li> <li><a href="http://artologica.net/">Image credit</a></li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 609: A coronavirus chronology with Susan Weiss
<p>Susan Weiss recalls some of her 40 years of research on coronaviruses, including mouse hepatitis virus, MERS-CoV, and now SARS-CoV-2.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href= "https://www.med.upenn.edu/apps/faculty/index.php/g20001882/p11346"> Susan Weiss</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href="https://youtu.be/XlnUt9vK3-Q">Coronaviruses</a> by Susan Weiss (YouTube)</li> <li><a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/32232339">Forty years</a> with coronaviruses (JEM)</li> <li><a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/32102621">No credible evidence</a> that SARS-CoV-2 came from a lab (Emerg Micr Infect)</li> <li>CoV and <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30914508">antagonism of RNAse L</a> (mBio)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29046453">Exoribonuclease</a> needed for MHV innate antagonism (J Virol)</li> <li><a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28362255">RNAse L and ADAR</a> (eLife)</li> <li>Emerging viruses <a href= "https://www.lung.org/getmedia/9ff5f39f-ca59-44cb-ace1-96f0df4a7687/covid-19-and-emerging-respiratory-viruses-research-rfp-w-award-application-guide.pdf"> respiratory award</a> (Amer Lung Assoc)</li> <li><a href="http://artologica.net/">Image credit</a></li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 608: Daniel Griffin's COVID-19 clinical report
<p>Daniel Griffin updates the clinical situation with COVID-19 patients, followed by analysis of the remedesivir clinical trial results, and answers listener questions.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a> and <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href="http://www.parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/32348233">Pulmonary embolism</a> in COVID-19 (Emerg Inf Dis)</li> <li><a href="https://www.patchstudy.com/s/">Patch Study</a></li> <li><a href= "https://www.thelancet.com/pdfs/journals/lancet/PIIS0140-6736(20)31022-9.pdf"> Remdesivir</a> in adults with severe COVID-19 (Lancet)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.nih.gov/news-events/news-releases/nih-clinical-trial-shows-remdesivir-accelerates-recovery-advanced-covid-19"> ACTT remdesivir</a> trial (NIAID)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(20)31023-0/fulltext"> Commentary</a> on remdesivir trials (Lancet)</li> <li>FDA expected to issue <a href= "https://www.contagionlive.com/news/remdesivir-fda-emergency-use-authorization-covid-19"> remdesivir EUA</a> (Contaigon Live)</li> <li><a href= "http://www.koreaherald.com/view.php?ud=20200429000724">Recovered COVID-19 patients</a> wrong (Korea Herald)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-608-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 608</li> <li><a href="http://artologica.net/">Image credit</a></li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 607: Coronavirus epidemiology with Jeff Shaman
<p>Jeff Shaman returns to TWiV to explain why more SARS-CoV-2 testing and contact tracing is needed to stop the pandemic, and provide insights on immunity and reinfection from seasonal CoVs, the problems with antibody tests, and what to expect in the coming months.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a> and <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href= "https://www.mailman.columbia.edu/people/our-faculty/jls106">Jeff Shaman</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>COVID-19 <a href= "https://www.mailman.columbia.edu/people/our-faculty/jls106">findings and simulations</a> (Shaman Lab)</li> <li>Reconciling <a href= "http://www.columbia.edu/~jls106/pei_etal_reporting_rates.pdf">diverse estimates</a> of infection rates (pdf)</li> <li><a href= "https://science.sciencemag.org/content/early/2020/04/24/science.abb3221"> Undocumented</a> SARS-CoV-2 infections (Science)</li> <li>Simulations of <a href= "http://www.columbia.edu/~jls106/pei_shaman_200324_projections.pdf"> SARS-CoV-2 spread</a> (pdf)</li> <li><a href= "http://www.columbia.edu/~jls106/galanti_shaman_ms_supp.pdf">Repeated infections</a> with diverse CoV (pdf)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-606-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 606</li> <li><a href="http://artologica.net/">Image credit</a></li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 606: Evidence-based science and medicine for COVID-19
<p>Daniel Griffin provides his weekly update on the COVID-19 clinical situation, followed by our discussion of tests of an inactivated vaccine, results of serological surveys, an inhibitor of the cell protease needed for virus entry, and answers to listener questions.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href="http://www.parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href= "https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.04.17.046375v1">Inactivated SARS-CoV-2 vaccine</a> protects monkeys (bioRxiv)</li> <li>Saliva is <a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.04.16.20067835v1">more sensitve</a> than nasopharyngeal swab (medRxiv)</li> <li>NY serological <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2020/04/23/nyregion/coronavirus-new-york-update.html"> survey results</a> (NY Times)</li> <li>FDA caveats on <a href= "https://www.fda.gov/medical-devices/letters-health-care-providers/important-information-use-serological-antibody-tests-covid-19-letter-health-care-providers"> serological tests</a> (FDA)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.whitehouse.gov/openingamerica/#phase-one">Federal guidelines</a> on when to open</li> <li>When to open: <a href= "https://ethics.harvard.edu/covid-roadmap">Roadmap</a>, <a href= "http://vihart.com/how-we-reopen/">blog</a>, <a href= "https://youtu.be/HhRQxk9QA-o">video explainer</a></li> <li><a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=32142651%20%20]">Blocking TMPRSS2</a> blocks SARS-CoV-2 infection (Cell)</li> <li>Lawmakers want <a href= "https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2020/04/united-states-should-allow-volunteers-be-infected-coronavirus-test-vaccines-lawmakers?MessageRunDetailID=1706265189&PostID=14028000&utm_medium=email&utm_source=rasa_io"> human challenge studies</a> (Science)</li> <li><a href="https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-606-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 606</li> <li><a href="http://artologica.net/">Image credit</a></li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 605: READDI for the next pandemic
<p>Ralph Baric, Mark Heise and Nat Moorman discuss their non-profit initiative READDI, Rapidly Emerging Antiviral Drug Discovery Initiative, to start making drugs now for the next pandemic virus.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href= "https://www.med.unc.edu/microimm/directory/ralph-baric-phd-1/">Ralph Baric</a>, <a href= "https://www.med.unc.edu/microimm/directory/mark-heise-phd/">Mark Heise</a>, and <a href= "https://www.med.unc.edu/microimm/directory/nat-morman-phd/">Nat Moorman</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href="https://readdi.org/">READDI.org</a></li> <li><a href="https://cepi.net/">CEPI</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.dndi.org/">DNDi</a></li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 604: Oral poliovaccine to prevent SARS-CoV-2 infection
<p>Kostya Chumakov discusses the hypothesis that oral poliovirus vaccine can provide non-specific protection against many other viruses, and might prevent infection with SARS-CoV-2.</p> <p>Host: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href="https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3002-6247">Kostya Chumakov</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>Nonpathogenic enteroviruses to prevent human disease (<a href= "https://twiv.s3.amazonaws.com/Voroshilova+review.pdf">pdf</a>)</li> <li>OPV for COVID-19 (<a href= "https://twiv.s3.amazonaws.com/non-specific+vaccines+against+coronavirus.pdf">pdf</a>)</li> <li>Enteroviruses to prevent human infections (<a href= "https://twiv.s3.amazonaws.com/ChumakovMP+engl1992.pdf">pdf</a>)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 603: Cloudy with a chance of coronavirus
<p>Daniel Griffin provides his weekly update on the COVID-19 clinical situation, followed by results of seroprevalence studies, analysis of CpG dinucleotide frequencies in the SARS-CoV-2 genome, and answers to listener questions.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href="http://www.parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href= "https://academic.oup.com/mbe/article/doi/10.1093/molbev/msaa094/5819559"> CpG frequency</a> in SARS-CoV-2 genome (Mol Biol Evol)</li> <li>SARS-CoV-2 screening <a href= "https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMc2009316">before delivery</a> (NEJM)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.04.14.20062463v1">SARS-CoV-2 seroprevalence</a> in Santa Clara (medRxiv)</li> <li>SARS-CoV-2 seroprevalence in <a href= "https://www.nepr.net/post/boston-homeless-advocates-say-asymptomatic-virus-spread-shows-urgent-need-universal-testing"> homeless shelter</a> (NEPR)</li> <li>Letters read on <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-603-letters/">TWiV 603</a></li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 602: Coronavirus immunology with Stanley Perlman
<p>Stanley Perlman joins TWiV to discuss immune responses to coronaviruses, including seasonal CoV, MERS, SARS, and SARS-CoV-2, including prospects for a vaccine.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href= "https://medicine.uiowa.edu/microbiology/profile/stanley-perlman">Stanley Perlman</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href="https://perlman.lab.uiowa.edu/">Perlman Laboratory</a></li> <li>An Iowa Caucus of Viruses (<a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-538/">TWiV 538</a>)</li> <li>Anti-SARS-CoV spike IgG and <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30830861">acute lung injury</a> (JCI Insight)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4125530/">T cell responses</a> to respiratory CoV (Immunol Res)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 601: Das coronavirus with Christian Drosten
<p>Coronavirus expert Christian Drosten joins Vincent to provide a view from Germany on COVID-19 and SARS-CoV-2.</p> <p>Host: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href= "https://virologie-ccm.charite.de/en/about_the_institute/">Christian Drosten</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href="https://www.radio.net/p/dascoronavirusupdate">Das Coronavirus</a> podcast</li> <li>Identification of <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/12690091">SARS-CoV in Germany</a> (NEJM)</li> <li><a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30310104">29 nt deletion</a> in genome of SARS-CoV (Sci Rep)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.03.11.987222v1">382 nt deletion</a> in genome of SARS-CoV-2 (bioRxiv)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/32235945">Virological assessment</a> of COVID-19 patients (Nature)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 600: SARS-CoV-2 - enter the Coronials
<p>Daniel Griffin joins TWiV to update on the clinical situation, then we discuss a 382 nucleotide deletion in the SARS-CoV-2 genome, a scenario for emergence of the virus from a bat, followed by answers to listener email.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href="http://www.parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href= "https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.03.11.987222v1">382 nt deletion</a> in genome of SARS-CoV-2 (bioRxiv)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.02.10.942748v2">Recombination and mutation</a> leading to SARS-CoV-2 (bioRxiv)</li> <li>Letters read on <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-600-letters/">TWiV 600</a></li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 599: Coronavirus update - we need a plan
<p>Doris Cully joins TWiV to discuss inhibition of SARS-CoV-2 in cell culture by ivermectin, followed by continuing analysis of the coronavirus pandemic caused by SARS-CoV-2 including COVID-19 in Nadia the tiger, and prediction of respiratory failure by levels of IL-6.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href="https://twitter.com/sciencedoris">Doris Cully</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href= "https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0166354220302011"> Ivermectin</a> inhibits SARS-CoV-2 in cell culture (Antiviral Res)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/reuters/2020/04/05/world/asia/05reuters-health-coronavirus-usa-zoo.html?searchResultPosition=2"> Tiger at NY zoo</a> positive for SARS-CoV-2 (NY Times)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.04.01.20047381v1.full.pdf"> IL-6 level</a> predicts respiratory failure in COVID-19 patients (medRxiv)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.virology.ws/2020/04/05/infection-fatality-rate-a-critical-missing-piece-for-managing-covid-19/"> Infection fatality rate</a> for managing pandemic (virology blog)</li> <li><a href="http://artologica.net/">Image credit</a></li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 598: Who was that masked man? Coronavirus update with Daniel Griffin
<p>Daniel Griffin MD returns to TWiV from a hospital parking lot to provide updates on COVID-19 diagnostics, clinical picture, and therapeutics, followed by our coverage of the coronavirus pandemic caused by SARS-CoV-2.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href= "http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Dickson Despommier,</a><a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/">Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin, MD</a></p> <p>Download <a href= "http://traffic.libsyn.com/twiv/TWiV598.mp3">TWiV 598</a> (70 MB .mp3, 115 min)<br /> Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>Restricted <a href= "https://www.governor.ny.gov/news/no-20211-continuing-temporary-suspension-and-modification-laws-relating-disaster-emergency?dm_i=1Y9P,6TGLM,PQ4RPR,RB0ZF,1"> dispensing of Plaquenil</a> in NY state</li> <li><a href= "https://doi.org/10.1038/s41586-020-2196-x">Virology</a> of COVID-19 patients (Nature)</li> <li>Susceptibility of <a href= "https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.03.30.015347v1">domestic animals</a> to SARS-CoV-2 (bioRxiv_</li> <li><a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2020/04/02/world/coronavirus-live-news-updates.html?action=click&module=Spotlight&pgtype=Homepage"> Cloth face masks</a> for all of US (NY Times)</li> <li>Masks and <a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/s41591-020-0843-2">respiratory virus shedding</a> (Nat Med)</li> <li><a href= "https://english.kyodonews.net/news/2020/04/77fea577e0f9-japan-to-give-cloth-face-masks-to-50-mil-households-to-fight-virus.html"> 50 million face masks</a> to Japanese households (Kyodo News)</li> <li><a href= "https://slatestarcodex.com/2020/03/23/face-masks-much-more-than-you-wanted-to-know/"> More than you want to know</a> about face masks (Slate Star Codex)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.virology.ws/2020/04/02/why-is-covid-19-less-severe-in-children/"> Why is COVID-19 less severe in children? (virology blog)</a></li> <li><a href= "https://record.umich.edu/articles/a-sewage-surveillance-effort-to-track-covid-19/"> Tracking SARS-CoV-2</a> in sewage (UM)</li> <li>1918 <a href= "https://www.nationalgeographic.com/history/2020/03/how-cities-flattened-curve-1918-spanish-flu-pandemic-coronavirus/?cmpid=org=ngp::mc=crm-email::src=ngp::cmp=editorial::add=SpecialEdition_20200327&rid=1278B6A71E3C16101975F8D3235E89ED"> flattening the curve</a> (Nat Geo)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.sciencefriday.com/segments/citizen-science-covid-19/">COVID near you</a></li> <li>Pandemic stops <a href= "https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2020/04/we-have-no-choice-pandemic-forces-polio-eradication-group-halt-campaigns"> polio eradication</a> (Science)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.niaid.nih.gov/news-events/microneedlepatchcovid19vaccine?utm_campaign=+42254891&utm_content=&utm_medium=email&utm_source=govdelivery&utm_term="> SARS-CoV-2 vaccine patch</a> in mice (U Pitt)</li> <li>Letters read on <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-598-letters/">TWiV 595</a></li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 597: A lot of immunology and some COVID-19 with Jon Yewdell
<p>Immunologist Jon Yewdell joins Vincent and Rich to discuss immune responses in the context of infection with SARS-CoV-2.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a> and <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href= "https://www.niaid.nih.gov/research/jonathan-wilson-yewdell-md-phd"> Jon Yewdell</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 596: COVID-19 - an ounce of prevention
<p>TWiV covers trials of hydroxychloroquine and convalescent plasma therapy for COVID-19, and answers listener questions on blood tests for antibodies, cross-protection among coronaviruses, acquiring infection from food or the gas pump, face masks containing copper, and much more.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, and <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href="https://www.fda.gov/media/136534/download">Emergency use</a> of hydroxychloroquine (FDA)</li> <li>Trial of hydroxycholorquine in COVID-19 patients (<a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.03.22.20040758v1">China</a>, <a href= "https://www.mediterranee-infection.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/COVID-IHU-2-1.pdf"> France</a>)</li> <li>COVID-19 in <a href= "https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa2004500?query=featured_home"> critically ill patients</a>, Seattle (NEJM)</li> <li>Feasibility of <a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.03.16.20036145v1">convalescent plasma therapy</a> for COVID-19 (medRxiv)</li> <li>Letters read on <a href= "https://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-596-letters/">TWiV 596</a></li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 595: Coronavirus update - Daniel Griffin MD in the parking lot
<p>Daniel Griffin MD joins TWiV from a hospital parking lot to provide updates on COVID-19 diagnostics, clinical picture, and therapeutics, and then the TWiV team continues coverage of the coronavirus pandemic caused by SARS-CoV-2.</p> <p>Hosts: Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href= "http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Dickson Despommier,</a> <a href="http://www.turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href="http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin, MD</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href= "https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tocilizumab">Tocilizumab</a> (Wiki)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.startribune.com/unitedhealth-group-pushes-self-collected-covid-19-test/569111292/"> Nares swab</a> for SARS-CoV-2 (Star Trib)</li> <li>US SARS-CoV-2 <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/cases-updates/cases-in-us.html"> epidemic curve</a> (CDC)</li> <li><a href= "https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__www.cdc.gov_coronavirus_2019-2Dncov_prepare_cleaning-2Ddisinfection.html&d=DwMFaQ&c=sJ6xIWYx-zLMB3EPkvcnVg&r=jldIZh6jFUtBS58_2syC7A&m=4v7tkE3cQWN5VxzuDMLuKJ-XFm2RfRRFDbC6GA4lNy8&s=07EcxfiHy_RKZ373EfofBKj7l0KmBSoZxp0yULd-xu0&e="> Cleaning and disinfecting</a> (CDC)</li> <li>Cleaning <a href= "https://www.fda.gov/consumers/consumer-updates/7-tips-cleaning-fruits-vegetables"> fruits and vegetables</a> (FDA)</li> <li>Coronavirus <a href="https://www.usda.gov/coronavirus">food safety</a> (FDA)</li> <li><a href= "https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__www.who.int_blueprint_priority-2Ddiseases_key-2Daction_novel-2Dcoronavirus-2Dlandscape-2Dncov-2D21march2020.PDF-3Fua-3D1&d=DwMFaQ&c=sJ6xIWYx-zLMB3EPkvcnVg&r=jldIZh6jFUtBS58_2syC7A&m=gW8LLldjfhF-BRxYdXiv6b9o8lIh48ThcDxSdFQzXAE&s=bx8UUlXBc7Ex_KujgTdRmQE9P_qBfOIonIKxfY3Jx4c&e="> Vaccine development</a> for SARS-CoV-2 (pdf)</li> <li>Image by <a href="https://www.artologica.net/">Michele Banks</a></li> <li>Letters read on <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-595-letters/">TWiV 595</a></li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV Special: Conversation with a COVID-19 patient, Ian Lipkin
<p>Ian Lipkin joins Vincent to talk about his experience as a COVID-19 patient, and issues surrounding the disease and SARS-CoV-2 including limiting transmission, antivirals, vaccines, and much more.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href= "https://www.mailman.columbia.edu/people/our-faculty/wil2001">W. Ian Lipkin</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href= "https://www.mailman.columbia.edu/research/center-infection-and-immunity"> Center for Infection and Immunity</a></li> <li>Control the Contagion <a href= "https://www.publichealth.columbia.edu/controlthecontagion?utm_medium=press_release&utm_source=press_release&utm_campaign=control_the_contagion"> videos</a></li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV Special: Coronavirus update with Mark Denison, MD
<p>Pediatric infectious disease physician and coronavirologist Mark Denison joins Vincent for a discussion of COVID-19 and SARS-CoV-2 with an emphasis on antiviral therapeutics.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href= "https://pediatrics.mc.vanderbilt.edu/directory.php?did=1831">Mark Denison</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 594: Coronavirus update - Shelter in place
<p>A TWiV foursome provides an update on the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic, including antibody testing kits, FDA emergency approval of convalescent sera, and answer listener questions about the dangers of mail delivery and take out foods, decontamination of PPE, diagnostic testing, and much more.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>Coronavirus <a href= "https://www.alphabiolabs.co.uk/workplace-testing-services/coronavirus-testing-kit/"> test kit</a></li> <li>Rapid SARS-CoV-2 <a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.03.17.20037713v1.full.pdf"> serological assay</a> (medRxiv)</li> <li>Is Dr. Fauci <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/23/us/politics/coronavirus-trump-fauci.html"> in trouble</a>? (NY Times)</li> <li>FDA approves emergency use of <a href= "https://www.fda.gov/vaccines-blood-biologics/investigational-new-drug-ind-or-device-exemption-ide-process-cber/investigational-covid-19-convalescent-plasma-emergency-inds"> convalescent serum</a> (FDA)</li> <li>Image by <a href="https://www.artologica.net/">Michele Banks</a></li> <li>Letters read on <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-594-letters/">TWiV 594</a></li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 593: Coronavirus update - flatten the curve
<p>Daniel Griffin joins Ori and the TWiV team an update on the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic, including gastrointestinal illness associated with infection, use of hydroxychloroquine and other antivirals, his experiences treating many patients in the New York area, and much more.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href= "http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href="http://www.parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a>, <a href="http://microbe.tv/twin">Ori Lieberman</a>, and <a href="https://www.scientificast.it/">Valeria Cagno</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>Pregnancy and COVID-19 papers (<a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/32151335">1</a>, <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/32186894">2</a>, <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=32105680">3</a>, <a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=32050635">4</a>, <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=32134165">5</a>)</li> <li><a href="https://promedmail.org/promed-post/?id=7112693">Second dog</a> infected with SARS-CoV-2 (ProMedMail)</li> <li>Italian site with <a href= "https://www.epicentro.iss.it/coronavirus/sars-cov-2-sorveglianza-dati"> infographic in English</a></li> <li>Image by <a href="https://www.artologica.net/">Michele Banks</a></li> <li>Letters read on <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-593-letters/">TWiV 593</a></li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 592: Coronavirus update - dangerous curve ahead
<p>Ori joins TWiV for an update on the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic, including scary modeling, clinical trials for antivirals and vaccines, asymptomatic transmission, and much more inspired by listener email.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href="http://www.turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, and <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href="http://microbe.tv/twin">Ori Lieberman</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>Scary <a href= "https://www.imperial.ac.uk/media/imperial-college/medicine/sph/ide/gida-fellowships/Imperial-College-COVID19-NPI-modelling-16-03-2020.pdf"> modeling</a> (Imperial College London)</li> <li><a href= "https://www3.nhk.or.jp/nhkworld/en/news/20200317_48/">Avigan</a> vs SARS-CoV-2 (NHK)</li> <li>SARS-CoV-2 <a href= "https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04283461?cond=mRNA-1273&draw=2&rank=1"> mRNA vaccine</a> (Clinical Trials)</li> <li>SARS-CoV-2 <a href= "https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMc2004973?query=featured_home"> stability</a> (NEJM)</li> <li>Pediatric COVID-19 (<a href= "https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMc2003717?query=featured_home">one</a>, <a href= "https://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/pediatrics/early/2020/03/16/peds.2020-0834.full.pdf"> two</a>)</li> <li>SARS-CoV-2 asymptomatic infection (<a href= "https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMc2003100?query=featured_home">one</a>, <a href= "https://science.sciencemag.org/content/early/2020/03/13/science.abb3221"> two</a>)</li> <li>CDC data on <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/69/wr/mm6912e2.htm?s_cid=mm6912e2_x"> SARS-CoV-2 CFR</a> (MMWR)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.mediterranee-infection.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Hydroxychloroquine_final_DOI_IJAA.pdf"> Hydroxycholorquine</a> trial for COVID-19 (Mediterranee-infection)</li> <li>Macaque SARS-CoV-2 <a href= "https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.03.13.990226v1">immunity</a> (bioRxiv)</li> <li>Image by <a href="https://www.artologica.net/">Michele Banks</a></li> <li>Letters read on <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-592-letters/">TWiV 591</a></li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV Special: SARS-CoV-2 epidemiology with Stephen Morse
<p>Epidemiologist Stephen Morse joins Vincent to discuss epidemiology of SARS-CoV-2 and preparedness for the COVID-19 pandemic.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href= "http://www.mailmanschool.org/msphfacdir/profile.asp?uni=ssm20">Stephen Morse</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV Special: A medical student perspective on COVID-19
<p>Ori Lieberman joins Vincent to discuss COVID-19, the disease caused by SARS-CoV-2, gleaned from his experience during clinical rotations in medical school.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href="http://microbe.tv/twin">Ori Lieberman</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 591: Coronavirus update with Ralph Baric
<p>Ralph Baric joins TWiV to dissect the coronavirus pandemic caused by SARS-CoV-2, including discussion on community spread, asymptomatic infections, origin of the virus, transmission, vaccine development, and much more.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href= "http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href= "https://www.med.unc.edu/microimm/directory/ralph-baric-phd-1/">Ralph Baric</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href= "https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.03.09.20033217v1">Aerosol and surface stability</a> of SARS-CoV-2 (medRxiv)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.thelancet.com/action/showPdf?pii=S0140-6736%2820%2930566-3"> Clinical course and risk factors</a> for COVID-19 (Lancet, pdf)</li> <li><a href= "https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/eid/article/10/2/03-0730_article">Face mask use</a> during SARS-CoV outbreak (EID)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(20)30627-9/fulltext"> COVID-19 and Italy</a> (Lancet)</li> <li>Letters read on <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-591-letters/">TWiV 591</a></li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 590: COVID-19 and coronavirus - we have mail
<p>The TWiV trio continues in-depth coverage of COVID-19 and SARS-CoV-2, including discussion on genome mutation and circulating lineages, handwashing, facemasks, cruise ship outbreaks, the South Korean situation, and much more.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello,</a> <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href= "https://www.bostonglobe.com/2020/03/03/metro/you-had-coronavirus-questions-we-had-experts-answer-them/?MessageRunDetailID=1447600539&PostID=12209846&utm_medium=email&utm_source=rasa_io"> Stanley Perlman</a> answers CoV questions (Boston Globe)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=25087144">Fist bump</a> (Am J Infect Control)</li> <li>Joint <a href= "https://www.who.int/docs/default-source/coronaviruse/who-china-joint-mission-on-covid-19-final-report.pdf"> WHO-China report</a> (pdf)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.latimes.com/science/story/2020-03-05/chinese-scientists-say-second-coronavirus-strain-more-dangerous"> Second</a> coronavirus (LA Times)</li> <li><a href= "http://virological.org/t/response-to-on-the-origin-and-continuing-evolution-of-sars-cov-2/418"> Response</a> to second coronavirus (virological.org)</li> <li>COVID-19 <a href= "https://www.statnews.com/2020/03/05/coronavirus-labs-scramble-to-find-right-animals-for-covid-19-studies/"> animal models</a> (STAT)</li> <li><a href= "https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs00134-020-05991-x">Clinical predictors</a> of COVID-19 mortality (Inten Care Med)</li> <li>CoV <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/05/health/coronavirus-deaths-rates.html?te=1&nl=morning-briefing&emc=edit_NN_p_20200306&section=topNews&campaign_id=9&instance_id=16533&segment_id=21932&user_id=06b84ab1a5f321b8ce32339f3f85b685&regi_id=30792246tion=topNews"> by the numbers</a> (NY Times)</li> <li>Contamination of <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8264434">bar soaps</a> (Microbios)</li> <li>SARS-CoV-2 <a href= "https://www.npr.org/2020/03/07/813191528/as-the-world-struggles-to-contain-coronavirus-scientists-race-to-develop-vaccine"> vaccine timeline</a> (NPR)</li> <li>How new vaccines are <a href= "https://www.gsk.com/en-gb/research-and-development/development/how-we-develop-new-vaccines/"> developed</a> (GSK)</li> <li>SARS among <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15030692">critical care nurses</a> (Emerg Inf Dis)</li> <li>How <a href= "https://www.npr.org/2020/03/07/813191532/how-some-churches-are-trying-to-prevent-spread-of-coronavirus-among-congregants"> churches</a> prevent SARS-CoV-2 spread (NPR)</li> <li>Image credit</li> <li>Letters read on <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-590-letters/">TWiV 590</a></li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV Special: Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19 update
<p>Infectious disease physician Daniel Griffin and virologist Valeria Cagno join Vincent to provide updates on the situation with SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19 in New York and Italy.</p> <p>Host: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href="http://www.parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Daniel Griffin</a> and <a href="https://www.scientificast.it/">Valeria Cagno</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 589: Coronavirus update - it could be bad
<p>Vincent and Rich update the current situation with COVID-19 and SARS-CoV-2, including fatality ratios, virus spreading outside of China, immunity to infection, vaccines, antivirals and much more.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a> and <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href= "https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/situation-reports"> WHO CoV sitreps</a></li> <li><a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/25/health/prepare-for-coronavirus.html?te=1&nl=morning-briefing&emc=edit_NN_p_20200227&section=topNews&campaign_id=9&instance_id=16316&segment_id=21668&user_id=06b84ab1a5f321b8ce32339f3f85b685&regi_id=30792246tion=topNews"> How to Prepare for the Coronavirus (NY Times)</a></li> <li>Multiple <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/32065057">shedding routes</a> of SARS-CoV-2 (Emerg Microbes Inf)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.purdue.edu/newsroom/releases/2020/Q1/cruise-ship-ac-systems-could-promote-rapid-coronavirus-spread,-prof-says.html"> Cruise ship a/c</a> could promote virus spread (Purdue news)</li> <li><a href= "http://www.rcsb.org/news?year=2020&article=5e3c4bcba5007a04a313edcc"> Image credit</a></li> <li>Letters read on <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-589-letters/">TWiV 589</a></li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 588: Coronavirus update - Save the pangolin!
<p>The TWiV team returns this week to SARS-CoV-2019 coverage to review the latest epi curves, the fatality rate, furin cleavage site and receptor binding domain in the spike glycoprotein, related CoV recovered from pangolins, evidence that the virus did not escape from a laboratory, and many more questions sent in by listeners.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href= "https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/situation-reports"> WHO CoV sitreps</a></li> <li><a href= "https://drive.google.com/open?id=1CbsG_zfvOmTWK8rCzr7XM2vSfSV7MpUM"> Epidemiology</a> of COVID-19 (China CDC)</li> <li>COVID-19 <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/32056235">incubation period</a> (J Med Virol)</li> <li>China <a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-020-00444-3">clinical trials</a> for COVID-19 (Nature)</li> <li><a href= "http://www.virology.ws/2020/02/13/furin-cleavage-site-in-the-sars-cov-2-coronavirus-glycoprotein/"> Furin cleavage site</a> in SARS-CoV-2 spike (virology blog)</li> <li><a href= "http://virological.org/t/the-proximal-origin-of-sars-cov-2/398">Proximal origin</a> of SARS-CoV-2 (Virological)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.nationalgeographic.com/animals/2019/02/pangolin-pictures-world-pangolin-day/"> Pangolin</a> photos (Nat Geo)</li> <li>Letters read on <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-588-letters/">TWiV 588</a></li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Kathy</strong> - <a href= "https://neal.fun/deep-sea/">The deep sea</a><br /> <strong>Rich -</strong> <a href= "https://www.guinnessworldrecords.com/news/2018/3/worlds-oldest-message-in-a-bottle-confirmed-132-years-after-being-thrown-overb-517329"> World's oldest message in a bottle</a><br /> <strong>Dickson</strong> - <a href= "https://www.bbc.com/news/world-51235105">Coronavirus: A visual guide</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - Recent NSABB meeting Videocasts <a href= "https://videocast.nih.gov/watch=35665">Day 1</a> <a href= "https://videocast.nih.gov/watch=35768">Day 2</a></p> <h3>Listener Picks</h3> <p><strong>Stephen</strong> - <a href= "http://thispodcastwillkillyou.com/">This podcast will kill you</a><br /> <strong>Neva</strong> - <a href= "https://mobile.reuters.com/article/amp/idUSKBN2011HO?__twitter_impression=true"> China's surveillance</a><br /> <strong>Sophia</strong> - <a href="https://openwho.org/courses">WHO online courses</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 587: One bite is all it takes
<p>Vincent and Rich return to the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston to speak with Dennis Bente, Shannan Rossi, Nikos Vasilakis, and Scott Weaver about their work on viruses transmitted by mosquitoes and ticks.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a> and <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href= "https://microbiology.utmb.edu/faculty/dennis-a-bente-dvm-phd">Dennis Bente</a>, <a href= "https://researchexperts.utmb.edu/en/persons/shannan-rossi/publications/"> Shannan Rossi</a>, <a href= "https://www.utmb.edu/pathology/laboratories/nikos-vasilakis-lab/about-the-lab"> Nikos Vasilakis</a>, and <a href= "https://microbiology.utmb.edu/faculty/scott-weaver-phd">Scott Weaver</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31053842">Measles virus vectored</a> chikungunya vaccine (J Inf Dis)</li> <li><a href="https://www.utmb.edu/wrceva/">World Reference Center for Emerging Viruses and Arboviruses</a></li> <li>Insect-specific alphavirus <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27991917">vaccine vector</a> (Nat Med)</li> <li>Legacy of <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31126128">arbovirus hunters</a> (Viruses)</li> <li><a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31130629">Electron microscopy</a> for novel arboviruses (Viruses)</li> <li><a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25092823">Sylvatic dengue</a> (Am J Trop Med Hyg)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 586: Coronavirus update: wash your hands
<p>In this week's coverage of the coronavirus epidemic, the TWiV team discusses the fatality rate, China's initial reaction to the outbreak, conspiracy theories, how long the virus remains infectious on surfaces, and evidence for virus in the intestinal tract.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne</a></p> <p>Download <a href= "http://traffic.libsyn.com/twiv/TWiV586.mp3">TWiV 586</a> (72 MB .mp3, 119 min)<br /> Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>China <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/01/world/asia/china-coronavirus.html?referringSource=articleShare"> reacted too slowly</a> to epidemic (NY Times)</li> <li>Wuhan <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/06/world/asia/coronavirus-china.html"> rounds up infected</a> (NY Times)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2020/02/paper-non-symptomatic-patient-transmitting-coronavirus-wrong"> 2019-nCoV asymptomatic transmission</a> report flawed (Science)</li> <li><a href="https://msphere.asm.org/content/4/5/e00474-19">Mucus reduces effectiveness</a> of alcohol gels (mSphere)</li> <li>SARS-CoV in feces (<a href= "https://rupress.org/jem/article/202/3/415/52686/Multiple-organ-infection-and-the-pathogenesis-of">NEJM</a>, <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/14517783">Gastroenterology</a>)</li> <li><a href="https://www.who.int/wer/2003/wer7842/en/">Inadequate plumbing</a> and spread of SARS-CoV (WHO)</li> <li>Persistence of virus on surfaces (<a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16914034">one</a>, <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26597631">two</a>, <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26556276">three</a>, <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22312351">four</a>)</li> <li>Letters read on <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-586-letters/">TWiV 586</a></li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne</strong> - <a href= "https://ccdd.hsph.harvard.edu/mutation-adaptation-and-virus-genomes-a-primer-for-the-public/"> Mutation, Adaptation, and Virus Genomes</a><br /> <strong>Alan -</strong> <a href="https://vimeo.com/347565673">The Comet</a><br /> <strong>Rich -</strong> <a href= "https://www.pbs.org/weta/finding-your-roots/watch/episodes/science-pioneers"> Finding Your Roots: Science Pioneers</a><br /> <strong>Dickson</strong> - <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2019/10/03/opinion/wood-buildings-architecture-cities.html"> Let’s Fill Our Cities With Taller, Wooden Buildings</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - <a href= "https://amzn.to/374vgUX"><em>Twenty-first century plague</em></a> by Thomas Abraham</p> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong>Mark</strong> - <a href= "https://gisanddata.maps.arcgis.com/apps/opsdashboard/index.html#/85320e2ea5424dfaaa75ae62e5c06e61"> Tracking CoV infections</a><br /> <strong>Sophia</strong> - <a href= "https://www.sabin.org/programs/sif/legislation?fbclid=IwAR3CSk-6ohQtB3j9Bf8p4nDsREY8JRgjkE5XrzhrNCegig8eE6dmK6HQfCk"> Legislative approaches to immunization</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 585: The coronavirus epidemic
<p>The TWiVerers continue their coverage of the new coronavirus outbreak in China, as the number of cases increase dramatically and the virus begins person-to-person transmission in other countries.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p><br /> Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href="http://asv2020.com/">ASV 2020</a></li> <li><a href= "https://gisanddata.maps.arcgis.com/apps/opsdashboard/index.html#/bda7594740fd40299423467b48e9ecf6"> Real time tracking</a> of 2019-nCoV (JHU)</li> <li>Estimation of <a href= "https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1201971220300539"> 2019-nCoV R0</a> (Int J Inf Dis)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/situation-reports"> WHO Sitreps</a> on 2019-nCoV</li> <li>Coronavirus <a href= "https://multimedia.scmp.com/infographics/news/china/article/3047038/wuhan-virus/index.html"> overtakes SARS</a> (SCMP)</li> <li>HHS <a href="https://www.pscp.tv/w/1DXxyemygNExM">press conference</a></li> <li><a href= "https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.01.22.914952v2">Discovery</a> of 2019-nCoV (bioRxiv)</li> <li>Rich <a href= "https://journals.plos.org/plospathogens/article?id=10.1371/journal.ppat.1006698"> CoV genes in bats</a> (PLoS Path)</li> <li>Early 2019-nCoV <a href= "https://www.nejm.org/doi/10.1056/NEJMoa2001316">transmission dynamics</a> (NEJM)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(20)30183-5/fulltext"> Clinical features</a> of early 2019-nCoV patients (Lancet)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31924756">Remdesvir</a> for MERS-CoV (Nat Commun)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.imperial.ac.uk/media/imperial-college/medicine/sph/ide/gida-fellowships/Imperial-2019-nCoV-transmissibility.pdf"> Transmissibility</a> of 2019-nCoV (Imperial Coll, pdf)</li> <li>Comparison of <a href= "https://www.theguardian.com/news/datablog/ng-interactive/2014/oct/15/visualised-how-ebola-compares-to-other-infectious-diseases"> R0 of pathogens</a> (Guardian)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.med.hku.hk/f/news/3549/7418/Wuhan-coronavirus-outbreak_AN-UPDATE_20200127.pdf"> Forecast</a> of 2019-nCoV (WHO, Univ Hong Kong, pdf)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2020/01/28/opinion/coronavirus-china.html"> Quammen</a> on 2019-nCoV (NY Times)</li> <li>Benefits of <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2020/01/28/opinion/coronavirus-prevention-tips.html"> handwashing</a> (NY Times)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMc2001468">Asymptomatic</a> 2019-CoV transmission (NEJM)</li> <li><a href= "https://drtaqi.wordpress.com/2020/01/28/2019-new-corona-virus-2019-ncov-made-in-china/"> Summary</a> of TWiV 584</li> <li><a href= "https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/fullarticle/2749214?resultClick=1"> Surgical vs N95</a> masks (JAMA)</li> <li>Letters read on <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-585-letters/">TWiV 585</a></li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne</strong> - <a href= "https://www.netflix.com/title/81026143">Pandemic</a><br /> <strong>Alan -</strong> <a href= "https://amzn.to/2uXJeeg"><em>Educated</em> by Tara Westover</a><br /> <strong>Rich -</strong> <a href= "https://www.cbs.com/shows/star-trek-picard/">Star Trek: Picard</a><br /> <strong>Dickson</strong> - <a href= "https://www.universetoday.com/144808/this-is-the-highest-resolution-image-ever-taken-of-the-surface-of-the-sun/"> Highest Resolution Image Ever Taken of Surface of the Sun</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong> - <a href= "https://news.umich.edu/scientists-make-vampire-bats-glow-to-simulate-vaccine-spread/"> Scientists make vampire bats ‘glow’ to simulate vaccine spread</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLGhmZX2NKiNldpyRUBBEzNoWL0Cso1jip"> Virology Lectures 2020</a></p> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong>Edward</strong> - <a href= "https://www.gla.ac.uk/researchinstitutes/iii/cvr/events/public%20engagement/resources/"> Virus snowflake designs</a><br /> <strong>Anthony</strong> - <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CL1-UEskl-g">Microbe Hunting Autism to Zika</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 584: Year of the coronavirus
<p>Coronavirus expert Ralph Baric joins TWiV to explain the virology and epidemiology of the recent zoonotic outbreak spreading across China and overseas.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>,<a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/">Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href= "https://www.med.unc.edu/microimm/people/faculty/ralph-baric-phd-1"> Ralph Baric</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href="http://asv2020.com/">ASV 2020</a></li> <li>WHO <a href= "https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/situation-reports"> coronavirus sitreps</a></li> <li>CIDRAP article on <a href= "http://www.cidrap.umn.edu/news-perspective/2020/01/who-holds-ncov-emergency-declaration-cases-soar"> coronavirus vaccines</a></li> <li><a href= "https://www.ecohealthalliance.org/2020/01/phylogenetic-analysis-shows-novel-wuhan-coronavirus-clusters-with-sars"> Phylogenetic analysis</a> of 2019-nCoV</li> <li>ACE2 is <a href= "https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.01.22.915660v1">2019-nCoV receptor</a> (bioRxiv)</li> <li><a href= "https://multimedia.scmp.com/infographics/news/china/article/3047038/wuhan-virus/index.html"> Visual explainer</a> of Huanan market (SCMP)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(20)30183-5/fulltext"> Clinical features</a> of 2019-nCoV patients (Lancet)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(20)30154-9/fulltext"> Familial cluster of pneumonia</a> caused by 2019-nCoV (Lancet)</li> <li>SARS-CoV 29 nt deletion <a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-018-33487-8">reduces replication</a> (Sci Rep)</li> <li><a href= "https://osp.od.nih.gov/biotechnology/national-science-advisory-board-for-biosecurity-nsabb/"> NSABB</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.steampunkphage.com/">2019 TWiV World Tour</a> t-shirt</li> <li>Letters read on <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-584-letters/">TWiV 584</a></li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Alan -</strong> Library plug-in for <a href= "https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/libraryextension/">Firefox</a> or <a href= "https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/library-extension/chkgcmmjoejpekoegkedcpifgfhpjmec"> Chrome</a><br /> <strong>Rich -</strong> <a href= "https://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap200121.html">Sounds of the Solar Wind</a> (<a href="http://parkersolarprobe.jhuapl.edu/">Parker Solar Probe</a>)<br /> <strong>Dickson</strong> - <a href= "https://www.yahoo.com/news/50-stunning-wildlife-photos-see-144800741.html"> Stunning wildlife photos</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong> - <a href= "https://dynamicecology.wordpress.com/2019/11/06/an-incomplete-list-of-things-that-blow-the-minds-of-intro-bio-students/"> Incomplete list of things that blow the minds of intro bio students</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - <a href= "https://www.alexanderwild.com/Insects/Stories/Mosquitoes/">Mosquito photographs by Alex Wild</a> (and <a href= "https://patch.com/new-jersey/clark/nj-hepatitis-cases-reported-union-county"> anti-pick</a>)</p> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong>Justin</strong> - <a href= "https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2020/01/yada-yada-scientists-name-new-virus-after-seinfeld-catchphrase?rss=1"> YadaYadaYada virus</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 583: Galveston virus hunters
<p>Vincent and Rich travel to Galveston National Laboratory to speak with Jim LeDuc, Tom Ksiazek, and Bob Tesch about their long careers as virus hunters.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a> and <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href= "https://microbiology.utmb.edu/faculty/james-leduc-phd">Jim LeDuc</a>, <a href= "https://www.utmb.edu/impact/home/2016/05/17/spotlight-on-tom-ksiazek-director-of-high-containment-laboratory-operations-galveston-national-laboratory"> Tom Ksiazek</a>, and <a href= "https://microbiology.utmb.edu/faculty/robert-b-tesh-md">Bob Tesh</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 582: This little virus went to market
<p>TWiV provides updates on the new coronavirus causing respiratory disease in China, the current influenza season, and the epidemic of African swine fever, including determination of the three-dimensional structure of the virus particle.</p> <div class="wp-block-image">Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></div> <p>Download <a href= "http://traffic.libsyn.com/twiv/TWiV582.mp3">TWiV 582</a> (71 MB .mp3, 118 min)<br /> Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href="http://asv2020.com/">ASV 2020</a></li> <li>NJ ready to remove <a href= "https://patch.com/new-jersey/mahwah/nj-ready-pass-bill-removing-religious-vaccine-exemptions"> religious vaccine exemptions</a> (Patch)</li> <li>New virus causing pneumonia in China (<a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2020/01/06/world/asia/china-SARS-pneumonialike.html">NY Times</a>)</li> <li>New China virus is coronavirus (<a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2020/01/08/health/china-pneumonia-outbreak-virus.html?action=click&module=Latest&pgtype=Homepage">NY Times</a>, <a href= "https://promedmail.org/promed-post/?id=6878869">ProMedMail</a>)</li> <li>Weekly <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/flu/weekly/usmap.htm">influenza cases</a> (CDC)</li> <li>Future of <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6160951/">influenza vaccines</a> (Vaccines)</li> <li>Household influenza <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31038700">vaccine study</a> (Int J Epidemiol)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.aphis.usda.gov/aphis/ourfocus/animalhealth/animal-disease-information/swine-disease-information/african-swine-fever"> African swine fever</a> (USDA)</li> <li>African swine fever infographics (<a href= "https://www.aphis.usda.gov/animal_health/animal_dis_spec/swine/downloads/asf-alert-pathways.pdf">one</a>, <a href= "https://www.aphis.usda.gov/animal_health/animal_dis_spec/swine/downloads/asf-alert-biosecurity.pdf"> two</a>)</li> <li>Race for African swine fever <a href= "https://www.the-scientist.com/news-opinion/scientists-race-to-build-vaccine-for-african-swine-fever--66034"> vaccine</a> (Scientist)</li> <li><a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31649031">3D structure</a> of African swine fever virus (J Biol Chem)</li> <li>Letters read on <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-582-letters/">TWiV 582</a></li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Rich -</strong> Mayo Clinic - <a href= "https://www.pbs.org/kenburns/the-mayo-clinic/">Ken Burns;</a> <a href= "https://www.mayoclinic.org/patient-care-and-health-information">Patient Care and Health Information</a><br /> <strong>Dickson</strong> - Australia <a href= "https://www.nasa.gov/image-feature/goddard/2020/ferocious-fires-in-australia-intensify"> Fires</a>; <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2020/01/09/science/australia-fire-ecology-insects.html"> Insect ecology</a>; <a href= "https://www.nasa.gov/feature/goddard/2020/nasa-animates-world-path-of-smoke-and-aerosols-from-australian-fires"> Smoke and aerosols</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong> - <a href= "https://wordsmith.org/words/runcible.html">runcible</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2020/01/09/opinion/vaccine-hesitancy.html?smid=nytcore-ios-share"> Without a Vaccine, These Are Your Odds</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 581: Alimentary particles
<p>For the first TWiV of 2020 we reveal that microbiome depletion with antibiotics alters the immune response to influenza vaccine, and how successive blood meals facilitate virus dissemination in mosquitoes and transmission potential.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href="http://asv2020.com/">ASV 2020</a></li> <li>Vaccines are <a href= "https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2020/01/italian-scientist-has-become-celebrity-fighting-vaccine-skeptics"> safe and effective</a> (Science)</li> <li>Microbiome perturbation alters <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31491384">response to flu vaccine</a> (Cell)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31819213">Successive blood meals</a> aid virus dissemination in mosquitoes (Nat Micro)</li> <li>Letters read on <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-581-letters/">TWiV 581</a></li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne -</strong> <a href= "https://bakerlogy.com/collections/cookie-cutter-medical-collection/products/retrovirus"> Retrovirus cookie cutter!</a> (and <a href= "https://bakerlogy.com/collections/cookie-cutter-medical-collection/products/virus"> Phage</a>, <a href= "https://bakerlogy.com/collections/cookie-cutter-medical-collection/products/adenovirus"> Adenovirus</a>, <a href= "https://bakerlogy.com/collections/cookie-cutter-medical-collection/products/rabies-virus"> Rabies virus</a>, and <a href= "https://bakerlogy.com/collections/cookie-cutter-medical-collection/products/antibody"> Antibody</a><br /> <strong>Alan</strong> - “<a href= "http://www.online-literature.com/london/48/">Yah! Yah! Yah!</a>” by Jack London, and the <a href= "https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ontong_Java_Atoll">true story</a> it’s based on<br /> <strong>Dickson</strong> - <a href= "https://science.sciencemag.org/content/366/6471/1367.full">Why whales are big but not bigger</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong> - <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=6&v=HC0GGkNZPgs&feature=emb_logo"> Dual Axis Illusion</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - <a href= "https://amzn.to/2QiXwhw"><em>The Fall of the Faculty</em></a>  by Benjamin Ginsberg</p> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong>Suellen</strong> - Patient Zero podcast</p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 580: Noncoding RNA with Chris Sullivan
<p>From the University of Texas at Austin, Vincent and Rich speak with Chris Sullivan about his work on miRNAs encoded in the genomes of polyomaviruses and papillomaviruses, and how an RNA triphosphatase restricts hepatitis C virus replication.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a> and <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href="http://twitter.com/sullivan_lab">Chris Sullivan</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href= "https://sites.cns.utexas.edu/sullivanlab/home">Sullivan lab</a></li> <li>Virus-encoded miRNAs in <a href= "https://journals.plos.org/plospathogens/article?id=10.1371/journal.ppat.1007156"> papillomaviruses</a> (PLoS Path)</li> <li>Murine polyomavirus miRNA <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29875236">promotes viruria</a> (J Virol)</li> <li><a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30038017">DUSP11 helps XRN</a> restrict hepatitis C virus (PNAS)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 579: Reno viral
<p>Vincent speaks with virologists at the University of Nevada at Reno about their careers and their work on herpesviruses, arboviruses, and the development of diagnostics for infectious diseases.</p> <p>Host: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href= "https://www.unr.edu/mmi/participating-faculty/david-aucoin">Dave AuCoin</a>, <a href= "https://www.unr.edu/mmi/participating-faculty/cyprian-rossetto">Cyprian Rossetto</a>, <a href= "https://www.unr.edu/molecular-biosciences/faculty/claudia-r%C3%BCckert"> Claudia Rückert</a>, and <a href= "https://www.unr.edu/mmi/participating-faculty/subhash-verma">Subhash Verma</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>PAN's <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25375885">labyrinth</a> (Viruses)</li> <li><a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30728255">KSHV SOX protein</a> DNAse activity (J Virol)</li> <li><a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30262102">Vertical flow immunoassay</a> for pathogen detection (Talanta)</li> <li><a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30959110">Small RNA responses</a> of mosquitoes (Insect Biochem Mol Biol)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 578: Prometheus project
<p>Vincent speaks with members of Prometheus, a team of academic and industrial scientists assembled to develop antibody-based therapeutics against infections caused by tick-borne Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever virus and rodent-borne hantaviruses, for which no approved vaccines or specific drugs are available.</p> <p>Host: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href= "http://www.einstein.yu.edu/faculty/10768/kartik-chandran/">Kartik Chandran</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/ZABornholdt">Zachary Bornholdt</a>, <a href= "https://vivo.health.unm.edu/display/n1069296486">Steven Bradfute</a>, <a href= "https://www.defense.gov/observe/photo-gallery/igphoto/2001104231/"> John Dye</a>, <a href= "https://www.umu.se/en/research/groups/mattias-forsell-research-group-translational-b-cell-immunology/"> Matthias Forsell</a>, <a href= "https://www.mclellanlab.org/research">Jason McLellan</a>, <a href= "https://www.adimab.com/">Laura Walker</a>, and <a href= "https://medicina.udd.cl/centro-genetica-genomica/persona/m-cecilia-vial-c/"> Cecelia Vial</a>.</p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>NIH <a href= "https://grants.nih.gov/grants/funding/ac_search_results.htm?text_curr=u19"> U19 grant</a> mechanism</li> <li><a href= "http://www.einstein.yu.edu/news/releases/1333/new-$22-million-project-targets-deadly-viruses/"> $22 million</a> Prometheus grant</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 577: Virologie structurale with Félix Rey
<p>Vincent speaks with Félix Rey about his career and his work on solving structures of a variety of viruses and the insights learned about viral membrane fusion and antibody-mediated neutralization.</p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href= "https://research.pasteur.fr/en/team/structural-virology/">Unité de Virologie Structurale</a></li> <li>Tick-borne encephalitis <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/7753193">glycoprotein structure</a> (Nature)</li> <li>HCV <a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10557268">RNA polymerase</a> structure (PNAS)</li> <li>Flavivirus <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28683393">structural heterogeneity</a> (Curr Op Viral)</li> <li><a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29282215">Antibody responses</a> to flaviviruses (EMBO Rep)</li> <li>Covalently linked dengue <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28534525">envelope dimers</a> (Nat Comm)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 576: Big data in virology and public health
<p>From the 22nd meeting of the European Society for Clinical Virology in Copenhagen, Vincent speaks with Thea, Heli, Kim, Caroline and Irma about big data and its increasing use in virology diagnostics, epidemiology, and public health.</p> <p>Host: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href= "https://www.linkedin.com/in/thea-k%C3%B8lsen-fischer-b547b54/?originalSubdomain=dk"> Thea Kølsen Fischer</a>, <a href= "https://organovir.com/kim-benschop/">Kim Benschop</a>, <a href= "http://www.euro.who.int/en/health-topics/communicable-diseases/influenza/contact-us"> Caroline Brown</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/HarvalaHeli">Heli Harvala</a>, and <a href= "https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Irma_Salimovic-Besic">Irma Salimovic-Besic</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href="https://escv2019.com/">22nd ESCV meeting</a></li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 575: Endless giant virus forms most beautiful
<p>From the Fourth Symposium on Giant Virus Biology in Germany, Vincent, Rich, and Nels speak with Assaf, Stephen, and Alexandra about their careers and their work on giant viruses that infect ocean hosts: <em>Emiliana huxleyi</em>, <em>Aureococcus anophagefferans</em>, and a choanoflagellate.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href="http://cellvolution.org/">Nels Elde</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href= "http://www.weizmann.ac.il/plants/vardi/home">Assaf Vardi</a>, <a href="http://wilhelmlab.utk.edu/">Stephen Wilhelm</a>, and <a href= "https://www.geomar.de/en/research/fb3/fb3-oeb/fb3-oeb1/">Alexandra Worden</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>4th Ringberg Symposium on <a href= "https://www.mr.mpg.de/14386668/Virus2019">Giant Virus Biology</a></li> <li><a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30718847">In-plaque</a> mass spectrometry imaging (Nature Micro)</li> <li>Infection by <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29725322">brown tide virus</a>, AaV (Front Micro)</li> <li>Choano virus with a <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31548428">rhodopsin photosystem</a> (PNAS)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 574: How economics shapes science
<p>From Georgia State, Vincent speaks with economics professor Paula Stephan about the ways science is supported in the US, how universities offload risks, the absence of risk-taking, and much more.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href="https://sites.gsu.edu/pstephan/">Paula Stephan</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><em><a href="https://amzn.to/2OetmtC">How Economics Shapes Science</a></em></li> <li><a href="https://nglscoalition.org/">Coalition for Next Generation Life Science</a></li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 573: Inventing viruses
<p>William Summers joins the TWiV team to discuss some virology history, including the ever-changing concept of 'virus' and the contribution of phage research to the study of animal viruses.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, and <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href= "https://hshm.yale.edu/people/william-summers">William Summers</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>Bill’s ASV 2019 talk (<a href= "https://drive.google.com/open?id=1JLg2Rw-AWmLEeQ2c7D44jdgsOXZ9uytP">PPT download</a>)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26958713">Inventing viruses</a> (Ann Rev Virol)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Alan -</strong> <a href= "https://www.passagemaker.com/technical/righting-the-ship">Restoration of <em>Western Flyer</em></a><br /> <strong>Rich -</strong> <a href= "https://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/bi00716a014">Purification of phage T7 RNA polymerase</a><br /> <strong>Dickson</strong> - <a href= "https://techcrunch.com/2019/08/01/the-galaxy-is-not-flat-researchers-show-in-new-3d-model-of-the-milky-way/?yptr=yahoo"> The Galaxy is Not Flat</a><br /> <strong>Bill</strong> - <a href= "https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa1903869?query=featured_home"> Efficacy of tetravalent dengue vaccine</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - <a href= "https://amzn.to/2PVAmhA"><em>Blowout</em> by Rachel Maddow</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 572: Your EV-D68th nervous breakdown
<p>Amy joins the TWiV team to review evidence that enterovirus D68 is an etiologic agent of childhood paralysis, and her finding that the ability of the virus to infect cells of the nervous system is not a recently acquired property.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href="http://twitter.com/abr22">Amy Rosenfeld</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30789123">EV-D68 antibodies in humans</a> before 2014 outbreak (Emerg Inf Dis)</li> <li>Enterovirus antibodies in <a href= "https://mbio.asm.org/content/10/4/e01903-19">CSF of AFM patients</a> (mBio)</li> <li>Serology implicates <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31636453">enteroviruses in AFM</a> (Nat Med)</li> <li><a href="https://mbio.asm.org/content/10/5/e02370-19">EV-D68 neurotropism</a> is not new (mBio)</li> <li><a href="http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-571-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 572</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Amy -</strong> <a href= "http://www.enterovirus.net/">Enterovirus biology and pathogenesis</a> and <a href="https://www.afmanow.org/">Acute Flaccid Myelitis Association</a><br /> <strong>Rich -</strong> <a href="http://tesla.com/">Tesla</a><br /> <strong>Dickson</strong> - <a href= "https://www.nikonsmallworld.com/galleries/2019-photomicrography-competition"> Nikon Small World 2019 Photo Competition</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong> - Term limits in academic leadership <a href="https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMp1906832?url_ver=Z39.88-2003&rfr_id=ori%3Arid%3Acrossref.org&rfr_dat=cr_pub%3Dpubmed"> #1</a> and <a href= "https://journals.lww.com/academicmedicine/Abstract/publishahead/Is_Academic_Medicine_Ready_for_Term_Limits_.97422.aspx"> #2</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - <a href= "https://youtu.be/A-vgST3oOQc">Coywolf: New hybrid carnivore</a></p> <h3>Listener Picks</h3> <p><strong>Anonymous -</strong> <a href= "https://www.spillthebeansetc.com/search?page=1&q=Vaccinated+AF"> Spill the Beans vaccinated shirts</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 571: Piwi koalas
<p>The League of Extraordinary Virologists celebrate the eradication of wild poliovirus type 3, and consider the effectiveness of an influenza vaccine produced in insect cells, and how small RNAs are protecting the Koala germline from retroviral invasion.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/flu/prevent/qa_flublok-vaccine.htm?CDC_AA_refVal=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.cdc.gov%2Fflu%2Fprotect%2Fvaccine%2Fqa_flublok-vaccine.htm"> Flublok</a> (CDC)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.nih.gov/news-events/news-releases/nih-funded-study-will-test-seasonal-flu-vaccines-two-experimental-adjuvants"> Adjuvant study</a> of flu vaccines (NIH)</li> <li>Immunogenicity of <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28968871?dopt=Abstract">quadrivalent Flublok</a> (J Inf Dis)</li> <li>Monoclonal antibody <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31434733">response to Flublok</a> (J Virol)</li> <li>Current flu vaccine <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/flu/season/faq-flu-season-2019-2020.htm">recommendations</a> (CDC)</li> <li>Double dose flu vaccine <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31634025">immunogenicity</a> (Hum Vac Immunother)</li> <li><a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31607510">piRNA response</a> on retroviral invasion of Koala genome (Cell)</li> <li>piRNAs rise to <a href= "https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0092867419310761?via%3Dihub"> rescue Koalas</a> (Cell)</li> <li><a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Koala">Image credit</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-571-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 571</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne</strong> - <em><a href= "https://amzn.to/2WgGRN0">The Machinery of Life</a></em> <a href= "https://amzn.to/2WgGRN0">by David Goodsell</a><br /> <strong>Alan -</strong> <a href= "https://usdawatercolors.nal.usda.gov/pom/home.xhtml">Pomological watercolors</a><br /> <strong>Dickson</strong> - <a href= "https://www.nhm.ac.uk/visit/wpy/gallery/2019/adult.html">Wildlife Photographer of the Year</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong> - <a href= "https://diversifymicrobiology.github.io/">DiversifyMicrobiology</a>  <a href= "https://diversifyimmunology.github.io/">DiversifyImmunology</a> and <a href= "https://www.washingtonpost.com/science/2019/10/17/marmots-final-moment-before-becoming-fox-food-won-an-award-tells-us-about-climate-change/"> Marmot becomes fox food</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - <a href= "https://amzn.to/2BI7DEI"><em>Burnet A Life</em></a> by Christopher Sexton</p> <h3>Listener Picks</h3> <p><strong>Justin -</strong> <a href= "https://www.sciencealert.com/a-worm-with-three-sexes-and-a-tolerance-for-arsenic-found-thriving-in-a-nearly-lifeless-lake"> Worm with three sexes</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 570: Aarhus viral
<p>At Aarhus University in Denmark, Vincent speaks with Trine Mogensen, Søren Paludan, Ole Søgaard, and Madalina Carter-Timofte about their careers and their work on sensing herpesviral DNA, immunodeficiencies that predispose to severe viral infections, and the path to a cure for HIV/AIDS.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href= "http://pure.au.dk/portal/en/trine.mogensen@biomed.au.dk">Trine Mogensen</a>, <a href= "https://pure.au.dk/portal/en/srp@biomed.au.dk">Søren Paludan</a>, <a href= "http://pure.au.dk/portal/en/persons/ole-schmeltz-soegaard(1939f653-c3a3-482e-a947-b1a7501b3986).html"> Ole Søgaard</a>, and <a href= "https://pure.au.dk/portal/en/persons/id(2d7e355d-933a-40d0-b4e6-96de46e14bc6).html"> Madalina Carter-Timofte</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href="https://international.au.dk/">Aarhus University</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.findaphd.com/">Findaphd.com</a></li> <li>Sensing <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30855198">incoming HSV-1</a> (J Int Cyto Res)</li> <li>Be careful of canons (<a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-456/">TWiV 456</a>)</li> <li>Polio and <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31354645">host genetics</a> (Front Micro)</li> <li><a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30932955">TLR9 treatment</a> of AIDS (AIDS)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 569: Smolt'in iron
<p>The TWiV pro-vaxxers reveal viruses that infect endangered wild salmon, and how iron in host serum modulates dengue virus acquisition by mosquitoes.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>New viruses that infect <a href= "https://elifesciences.org/articles/47615">endangered wild salmon</a> (eLife)</li> <li><a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31527795">Host serum iron</a> modulates dengue virus acquisition by mosquitoes (Nat Micro)</li> <li>Image credit</li> <li><a href="http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-569-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 569</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne</strong> - <a href= "https://www.statnews.com/2019/09/27/major-error-undermines-study-suggesting-change-introduced-in-the-crispr-babies-experiment-shortens-lives/"> Retraction of new CCR5/lifespan study</a><br /> <strong>Alan -</strong> <a href="https://nomadpress.net/">Nomad Press</a> illustrated science books, and illustrator <a href= "http://www.lexcornell.com/">Lex Cornell</a><br /> <strong>Dickson</strong> - <a href= "http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/rare/">RARE: Creatures of the Photo Ark</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - <a href= "https://amzn.to/2nzBiMK"><em>The Odyssey of Eradication</em></a> by Thomas Abraham</p> <h3>Listener Picks</h3> <p><strong>Justin -</strong> <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W3MUnDBp_RM">Mass spec pen</a><br /> <strong>Mark</strong> - <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/18/magazine/boeing-737-max-crashes.html?searchResultPosition=1"> What really brought down the Boeing 737 Max?</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 568: Karolinska viral
<div> In the second episode from the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, Vincent speaks with Jan Albert, Petter Brodin, and Anna Smed-Sörensen about their work on enterovirus D68, systems immunology, and human pulmonary viral infection and inflammation.</div> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href="https://ki.se/en/mtc/jan-albert-group">Jan Albert</a>, <a href="https://brodinlab.com/">Petter Brodin</a>, and <a href= "https://ki.se/en/meds/research-group-anna-smed-sorensen-immunology-and-allergy"> Anna Smed-Sörensen</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>Karolinska <a href= "https://www.karolinska.se/en/karolinska-university-hospital/">Huddinge</a></li> <li>Evolution of <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6482344/">enterovirus D68</a> (Virus Evol)</li> <li><a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30886409">Maternal anti-viral antibodies</a> in newborns (Nat Med)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30018617">Respiratory phagocytes</a> in human influenza (Front Immunol)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 567: Outbreaks and a breakout
<p>The TWiV team covers outbreaks of eastern equine encephalitis virus in the US and poliovirus in the Philippines, and explain how a chemokine induced by HIV-1 infection helps release more virus particles from cells.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>Poliomyelitis returns to the Philippines (<a href= "https://sea.mashable.com/science/6407/polio-has-made-its-return-to-the-philippines-after-19-years-of-absence-heres-the-not-so-surprising-r">Mashable</a>, <a href= "http://www.virology.ws/2019/09/26/polio-returns-to-the-philippines/"> virology blog</a>)</li> <li><a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29557336">EEE in the USA</a> (Am J Trop Med Hyg)</li> <li>Chemokine helps <a href= "https://elifesciences.org/articles/35546">HIV-1 release</a> (eLIFE)</li> <li><a href="https://elifesciences.org/articles/35546">Image credit</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-566-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 567</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne</strong> - <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p0x13N6WYY0&feature=youtu.be">History of infectious disease before/after vaccines</a><br /> <strong>Alan -</strong> <a href="http://www.nihrac.org/">NIH Ham Radio Club</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong> - <a href= "http://www.edl.poerner.de/en/news-edl/edl-pressemeldung/news/erneuerbarer-flugtreibstoff-aus-luft/?tx_news_pi1%5Bcontroller%5D=News&tx_news_pi1%5Baction%5D=detail&cHash=045386c0c780f08a79fecb233e4c5aec"> Renewable jet fuel from air</a><br /> <strong>Dickson</strong> - <a href= "https://www.jpl.nasa.gov/news/news.php?feature=7498">Newly Discovered Comet Is Likely Interstellar Visitor</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong> - <a href= "https://dynamicecology.wordpress.com/2019/08/13/how-i-think-the-start-of-the-semester-will-go-vs-how-it-actually-goes/"> How professors spend their time</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - <a href= "http://www.enpen.net/home">Non-polio enterovirus surveillance network</a></p> <h3>Listener Picks</h3> <p><strong>Alexey -</strong> Periodic Table <a href= "https://www.rsc.org/periodic-table/podcast">Podcasts</a> and <a href="http://www.periodicvideos.com/">Videos</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 566: Chicken gumbo and a corona
<p>The TWiV team reveals the protein corona that surrounds virus particles and influences infectivity and amyloid aggregation, and a proofreading-impaired herpesvirus that produces quasispecies-like populations.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href="http://turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, and <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a></p> <p>Guest: Kiki Warren</p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>Human fetal tissue <a href= "https://www.the-scientist.com/news-opinion/nih-announces-details-of-human-fetal-tissue-research-restrictions-66207"> research restrictions</a> (The Scientist)</li> <li>Viral <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31133680">protein corona</a> (Nat Commun)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31477893">Proofreading-impaired</a> herpesvirus (Nat Micro)</li> <li>Phage <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/657273">quasispecies</a> (Cell)</li> <li><a href="http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-566-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 566</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Alan -</strong> <a href= "https://www.rmg.co.uk/whats-on/astronomy-photographer-year/galleries/2019/overall-winners"> Astronomy photographer of the year</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong>- <a href= "https://phys.org/news/2019-08-urban-high-cholesterol-crows.html">Urban living leads to high cholesterol... in crows</a><br /> <strong>Kiki</strong>- <a href= "https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1111/acel.13028">Reversal of epigenetic aging</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong>- <a href= "https://archive.org/details/generalvirology030435mbp/page/n10"><em> General Virology</em></a> by SE Luria</p> <h3>Listener Picks</h3> <p><strong>Sindhu -</strong> <a href= "http://www.swedensolarsystem.se/en/">Sweden Solar System</a><br /> <strong>Anthony</strong>- <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yn0vmnxat2k">Surprising role of viruses in evolution with Eugene Koonin</a><br /> <strong>Paul</strong>- <a href= "http://revisionisthistory.com/episodes/40-the-obscure-virus-club">The Obscure Virus Club</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 565: Karolinska virology
<p>From the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, Vincent speaks with Niklas Björkström, Ali Mirazimi, and Matti Sällberg about their work on the impact of chronic hepatitis C virus infection on NK cells, Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever virus vaccines, and immunotherapy to block entry of hepatitis B and D viruses.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href= "https://ki.se/en/medh/niklas-bjorkstrom-group">Niklas Björkström</a>, <a href= "https://ki.se/en/labmed/research-group-ali-mirazimi">Ali Mirazimi</a>, and <a href= "https://ki.se/en/labmed/the-viral-hepatitis-research-group">Matti Sällberg</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>Karolinska <a href= "https://ki.se/en/labmed/department-of-laboratory-medicine">Huddinge</a></li> <li>CCHV <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28250124">experimental vaccines</a> (J Virol)</li> <li>Increased NK function after <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29471497">antiviral cessation</a> (J Inf Dis)</li> <li>Impact of HCV infection on <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29891939">NK cell repertoire</a> (Nat Comm)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 564: Virology Nobel Prizes with Erling Norrby
<p>From the 16th Smögen Summer Symposium on Virology, Vincent speaks with Erling Norrby about how he has used archival material to provide insight into early Nobel Prizes for research on viruses.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href="https://www.jcvi.org/about/enorrby">Erling Norrby</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href="http://www.swedishvirology.se/">Swedish Society for Virology</a></li> <li><em><a href="https://amzn.to/2zXxLdB">Nobel Prizes and Life Sciences</a> </em>by Erling Norrby</li> <li><em><a href="https://amzn.to/2PUEfoI">Nobel Prizes and Nature's Surprises</a> </em>by Erling Norrby</li> <li><em><a href="https://amzn.to/2HT7scX">Nobel Prizes and Notable Discoveries</a> </em>by Erling Norrby</li> <li><em><a href="https://amzn.to/34wPJSz">Nobel Prizes: Cancer, Vision and the Genetic Code</a> </em>by Erling Norrby</li> <li><a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17469121">Polio and Nobel Prizes</a> (Ann Neurol)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV Special: Call me David Tuller
<p>David Tuller returns to talk about his efforts of the past year to expose the methodological and ethical problems with the PACE and Lightning trials for therapy of ME/CFS.</p> <p>Host: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href="http://twitter.com/davidtuller1">David Tuller</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 563: BLT on mice
<p>The TWiVologists consider whether to receive an influenza vaccine in August (in the northern hemisphere), and mice implanted with human lung fragments for studying microbial pathogens.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href="http://turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href="https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href= "https://academic.oup.com/cid/article/64/5/544/2758477">Waning</a> of influenza vaccine protection (Clin Inf Dis)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31451733">Precision mouse models</a> for microbial pathogenesis (Nat Biotech)</li> <li><a href="http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-563-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 563</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne -</strong> <a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/s41590-019-0470-6">Why we need to increase diversity in the immunology research community</a><br /> <strong>Alan -</strong> <a href= "https://www.self.com/story/vaccine-stock-photos">Stock photos of vaccination</a> that don’t suck<br /> <strong>Kathy</strong>- <a href= "https://clincalc.com/stats/samplesize.aspx">Sample size calculator</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong>- <em><a href="https://amzn.to/2L03AJg">How Economics Shapes Science</a> </em><a href= "https://amzn.to/2L03AJg">by Paula Stephan</a></p> <h3>Listener Picks</h3> <p><strong>Melinda -</strong> <a href= "https://www.zometool.com/shop/">Zome Tools</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 562: Take a breath
<p>TWiV travels to Rutgers University to speak with Brad, Kay, Siobain, and Kim about their careers and their work on viruses of plants, fungi, bacteria, diatoms, and coccolithophores.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Dickson Despommier</a>, and <a href="http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href= "https://plantbiology.rutgers.edu/faculty/hillman/Bradley_Hillman.html"> Brad Hillman</a>, <a href= "https://marine.rutgers.edu/main/kay-bidle">Kay Bidle</a>, <a href= "https://deenr.rutgers.edu/faculty/Siobain_Duffy.html">Siobain Duffy</a>, and <a href="https://phytolab.marine.rutgers.edu/">Kim Thamatrakoln</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>Viruses of <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29551145">plant-interacting fungi</a> (Adv Virus Res)</li> <li><a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30102691">W</a>hy are RNA virus mutation rates <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30102691">so damn high?</a> (PLoS Biol)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30635078">CRESS</a> viruses (Adv Virus Res)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29531367">Coccolithovirus facilitation of carbon export</a> in North Atlantic (Nat Micro)</li> <li><a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31308524">Silicon limitation</a> facilitates virus infection of marine diatoms (Nat Micro)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 561: Hot or not
<p>The Autonomous CollecTWiVe reveal two effective treatments for Ebolavirus infection, how a virus in a fungus confers heat tolerance to a plant, and dampened inflammation as a mechanism for bat tolerance to viral infection.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href="http://turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, and <a href="http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>Two new and effective Ebolavirus treatments (<a href= "https://www.nih.gov/news-events/news-releases/independent-monitoring-board-recommends-early-termination-ebola-therapeutics-trial-drc-because-favorable-results-two-four-candidates">NIH</a>, <a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-019-02442-6">Nature</a>)</li> <li>A virus in a fungus in a <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17255511">plant</a> (Science)</li> <li>Dampened NLRP3-mediated <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30804542">inflammation</a> in bats (Nat Micro)</li> <li><a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31015739">Bat tolerance</a> to virus infection (Nat Micro)</li> <li><a href= "https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=4331788">Image credit</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-561-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 561</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne -</strong> <a href= "https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-scotland-tayside-central-49057331">Deaf student makes sign language terms to communicate science</a><br /> <strong>Alan -</strong> <a href= "https://showyourstripes.info/">Show Your Stripes</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong>- <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30379594">Sixty Years of Discovery</a></p> <h3>Listener Picks</h3> <p><strong>Eric -</strong> <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2019/06/05/podcasts/the-daily/hiv-aids-truvada-prep.html"> This drug could end HIV - why hasn't it?</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 560: CEIRS, influenza and company
<p>From the meeting of the Centers of Excellence for Influenza Research and Surveillance, Vincent speaks with Alan, Florian and Jennifer about their careers, the purpose of CEIRS, universal influenza vaccines, and cellular responses to infection in pediatric populations.</p> <p>Host: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href= "https://www.niaid.nih.gov/about/respiratory-diseases-branch-contacts"> Alan Embry</a>, <a href= "http://labs.icahn.mssm.edu/krammerlab/">Florian Krammer</a>, and <a href= "https://www.urmc.rochester.edu/people/21797132-jennifer-nayak">Jennifer Nayak</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>NIAID <a href="https://www.niaidceirs.org/">CEIRS</a></li> <li>12th CEIRS meeting summary (<a href= "http://s3.amazonaws.com/ceirs-prod-publicweb/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/02135910/12th_Annual_CEIRS_Network_Meeting_Booklet_NO_ABSTRACTS_FINAL.pdf">pdf</a>)</li> <li><a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30837674">Antibody response</a> to influenza virus (Nat Rev Micro)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30692574">Influenza virus CD4 T cells</a> in children and young adults (Sci Rep)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 559: Nectin connection what's your infection?
<p>The complete TWiV team give a report on the Ebola virus outbreak in DRC, and reveal that cell surface nectin proteins cause the transfer of cytoplasmic cargo, including measles virus, between cells.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GTWbY1anrdU">Fire Alarm at ASV</a></li> <li>Ebola outbreak <a href= "https://www.who.int/ebola/situation-reports/drc-2018/en/">sitrep</a>(WHO)</li> <li>Ebola outbreak <a href= "https://who.maps.arcgis.com/apps/opsdashboard/index.html#/e70c3804f6044652bc37cce7d8fcef6c"> dashboard</a>(WHO)</li> <li>Ebola <a href= "https://www.doctorswithoutborders.org/ebola-outbreak-democratic-republic-congo"> outbreak</a>DRC (MSF)</li> <li>Ebola articles at <a href= "http://www.cidrap.umn.edu/infectious-disease-topics/ebola">CIDRAP</a></li> <li>Ebola virus <a href= "https://www.statnews.com/2019/07/26/who-preparing-for-the-worst-makes-plans-for-reduced-doses-of-ebola-vaccine/"> vaccine could run out</a>(STAT news)</li> <li>Nectin mediated <a href= "https://jcs.biologists.org/content/early/2019/07/14/jcs.235507">cytoplasmic transfer</a>(J Cell Sci)</li> <li><a href="http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-559-letters/">Letters read</a>on TWiV 559</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne -</strong> <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vxz5-p4XjN8">DukeMed Distinguished Award: Bill Joklik</a><br /> <strong>Alan -</strong> <a href= "https://www.audubon.org/magazine/summer-2019/the-2019-audubon-photography-awards-winners"> Audubon photography awards</a> for 2019<br /> Rich - Joklik paper on <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/6049681">vaccinia virus mRNA</a>; <a href= "https://www.sigmaaldrich.com/content/dam/sigma-aldrich/docs/Sigma/Formulation/m8028for.pdf"> Joklik MEM</a><br /> <strong>Dickson</strong>- <a href= "https://www.nationalgeographic.com/animals/2019/07/ghost-orchids-florida-surprising-pollinators-moths/?cmpid=org=ngp::mc=crm-email::src=ngp::cmp=Editorial::add=Animals_20190718::rid=00000000020017695455"> Ghost orchid pollination revealed</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong>- <a href= "https://www.elinthomas.com/section371257_671763.html">Crocheted petri plates</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong>- <a href= "https://static1.squarespace.com/static/51db1668e4b0bc8869a106d4/t/593f004217bffc0417195ce9/1497301080076/The+Founding+of+ASV+-+FAM+9-2014.pdf"> Documents relating to history</a> of ASV</p> <h3>Listener Picks</h3> <p><strong>Neva -</strong> <a href= "https://arstechnica.com/science/2019/06/what-happens-if-we-engineer-a-superbug-and-the-lab-gets-hacked/"> What happens if we engineer a superbug?</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 558: Joklik's legacy
<p>From ASV 2019 at the University of Minnesota, TWiV explores the origins of the American Society for Virology with Sid Grossberg and Pat Spear.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href= "https://www.mcw.edu/departments/microbiology-immunology/faculty/sidney-grossberg-md"> Sid Grossberg</a> and <a href= "https://www.feinberg.northwestern.edu/faculty-profiles/az/profile.html?xid=16596"> Pat Spear</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href="http://asv.org/">American Society for Virology</a></li> <li><a href= "https://www.legacy.com/obituaries/newsobserver/obituary.aspx?n=wolfgang-karl-joklik-bill&pid=193355618&fhid=16884"> Bill Joklik, 92</a></li> <li>How <a href= "https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0042682205005957"> ASV was founded</a> (Virology)</li> <li>Signatures at the Chicago meeting (<a href= "https://drive.google.com/open?id=1Ccp4O-LLNCKklWean5Bmc27Ujg-TtAAN">page one</a>, <a href= "https://drive.google.com/open?id=1ZMZjhSw_hsNY1uFm1pwRyA4a8pNOjIip"> page two</a>)</li> <li>Timeline history of ASV (<a href= "https://drive.google.com/open?id=1U8IOBEHng-aUDHIpPpKsZKIyWv1XmYMV">jpg</a>)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 557: Congress in Rotterdam
<p>From the European Congress of Virology in Rotterdam, Vincent and local co-host Ben Berkhout speak with Ron Fouchier, Rosina Girones, and Marie-Paule Kieny about their careers and their work on influenza virus, environmental virology, and developing an Ebola virus vaccine during an epidemic.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>and <a href= "https://www.amc.nl/web/research-75/person-1/prof.-dr.-b.-berkhout.htm"> Ben Berkhout</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href= "https://www6.erasmusmc.nl/viroscience/research/researchers/ron_fouchier/"> Ron Fouchier</a>, <a href= "http://www.ub.edu/microbiologia_virology/en/equip/rosina-girones-research-group-leader"> Rosina Girones</a>, and <a href= "https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marie-Paule_Kieny">Marie-Paule Kieny</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href="https://www.ecv2019.com/">ECV2019</a></li> <li>Drift of human <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30700609">H2N2 viruses</a> (J Viral)</li> <li>Viruses in <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29108696">urban sewage</a> (Sci Tot Environ)</li> <li>Ebola virus <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28017403">vaccine efficacy</a> (Lancet)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 556: Glycolyl's not for the birds
<p>TWiV minus one reveals delayed neurological deficits in children without microcephaly born to Zika virus infected mothers, and N-glycolyl-neuraminic acid as a receptor for influenza A viruses.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/s41591-019-0496-1">Deficits in children</a> born to Zika virus infected mothers (Nat Med)</li> <li>Zika virus is <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2019/07/02/health/zika-virus.html">still a threat</a> (NY Times)</li> <li>N-glycolyl-neuraminic acid as <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31189111">influenza virus receptor</a> (Cell Rep)</li> <li><a href="http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-556-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 556</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne -</strong> <a href= "https://www.cgl.ucsf.edu/chimera/data/kids-day-apr2008/papervirus.html"> Foldable viral capsid models</a> and <a href= "http://viperdb.scripps.edu/tour.php?step=new2viruses">Foldable models demonstrate T numbers</a><br /> <strong>Alan -</strong> <em><a href="https://amzn.to/2l6WbNM">Laws Guide to Nature Drawing and Journaling</a></em><br /> <strong>Dickson</strong>- <a href= "https://www.nasa.gov/specials/apollo50th/events.html">NASA 50th Events</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong>- <a href= "https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/all-places-in-the-atlas-on-one-map?utm_source=facebook.com&utm_medium=atlas-page"> Alta Obscura’s 17,069 strange and wonderful places</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong>- <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twievo/twievo-44/">TWiEVO 44: The enemy of my enemy is my phage</a></p> <h3>Listener Picks</h3> <p><strong>Anthony -</strong> <a href= "https://www.waterpathogens.org/toc">Global Water Pathogen Project</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 555: Fidelity and the single cell
<p>From ASM Microbe 2019, Vincent, Brianne and Calvin meet up with Craig Cameron to discuss his career and his work exploring RNA-dependent RNA synthesis and single cell virology.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a>, and <a href="http://www.twitter.com/CalYeager">Calvin Yeager</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href="http://www.twitter.com/CameronLabPSU">Craig Cameron</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href="http://www.cameronlab.com/">Cameron laboratory</a></li> <li><a href="http://ascienceshow.com/">Curioscity podcast</a></li> <li><a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11100123">Ribavirin is an RNA virus mutagen</a> (Nat Med)</li> <li><a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11371613">RNA virus error catastrophe: test using ribavirin</a> (PNAS)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 554: Full fathom five thy viromes lie
<p>A trio TWiVers reports on influenza in Australia, how a host protein impacts bird to human movement of influenza virus, and marine DNA viral diversity in the oceans from pole to pole.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href="http://turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>Australian <a href= "https://www.health.gov.au/internet/main/publishing.nsf/Content/cda-surveil-ozflu-flucurr.htm"> Influenza Surveillance</a></li> <li>Real-time tracking of <a href= "https://nextstrain.org/flu/seasonal/h3n2/ha/3y?animate=2011-08-10,2019-05-31,0,0,30000"> influenza H3N2</a></li> <li><a href="https://elifesciences.org/articles/48084">ANP32B</a>, or not to be (eLife)</li> <li>ANP32B on <a href="http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-377/">TWiV 377</a></li> <li><a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=31159925">Species specific differences</a> in ANP32B for influenza virus replication (eLife)</li> <li>Marine viral DNA diversity <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31031001">pole to pole</a> (Cell)</li> <li><a href="http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-554-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 554</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Alan -</strong> <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GFiNdW4i_K0&app=desktop">Stephanie Langel’s Discovery Talk</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong>- <a href= "https://www.businessinsider.com/what-is-the-most-common-language-in-every-state-map-2019-6"> Map of languages in the USA</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong>- Grad student mental health with Susanna Harris <a href="https://t.co/NCt62DKucd">video</a> and on <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twim/twim-199/">TWiM 199</a></p> <h3>Listener Picks</h3> <p><strong>Fernando -</strong> <a href= "https://www.vox.com/future-perfect/2019/6/15/18679138/nutrition-health-science-mice-news"> Pushing back on hyped-up science</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 553: Polio with David Oshinsky
<p>Vincent speaks with David Oshinsky, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of <em><a href="https://amzn.to/2RqFFEj">Polio: An American Story</a></em>, about the history of poliovirus vaccines.</p> <p>Host: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href= "https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/David_Oshinsky">David Oshinsky</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 552: Delta and the amazing technicolor dreamcoat
<p>Team TWiV reveals DNA polymerases that do not require a primer, and packaging of hepatitis delta virus by the envelope glycoproteins of diverse viruses.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guest: Kiki Warren</p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>Bacteriophage DNA polymerase is <a href= "https://www.pnas.org/content/114/12/E2310.abstract">primer-independent</a> (PNAS)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29117562">Primer-independent</a> DNA polymerase from mobile elements (Cell Rep)</li> <li><a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31068585">Non-HBV helper viruses</a> for HDV (Nat Comm)</li> <li>Waning of measles vaccine immunity (<a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30797639">one</a>, <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26597262">two</a>, <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29317117">three</a>)</li> <li><a href="http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-552-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 552</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Alan -</strong> <a href= "https://www.inaturalist.org/blog/23075-real-time-computer-vision-predictions-in-seek-by-inaturalist-version-2-0"> Seek</a><br /> <strong>Rich -</strong> <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2019/06/11/opinion/police-dna-warrant.html?action=click&module=Opinion&pgtype=Homepage"> Want to See My Genes? Get a Warrant</a> and <a href= "https://www.washingtonpost.com/health/nih-director-will-no-longer-speak-on-all-male-science-panels/2019/06/12/fe3b6386-8d2c-11e9-adf3-f70f78c156e8_story.html?noredirect=on&utm_term=.bb4a4f5cfaa2"> NIH director will no longer speak on all-male science panels</a><br /> <strong>Brianne</strong>- <a href= "https://uniquescientists.com/">Unique scientists</a><br /> <strong>Dickson</strong>- <a href= "https://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/video/vaccinescalling-the-shots/">Vaccines - Calling the Shots</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong>- <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2019/06/13/nyregion/measles-vaccinations-new-york.html?action=click&module=Top%20Stories&pgtype=Homepage"> NY eliminates religious vaccine exemptions</a> and <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2019/06/13/us/jessica-biel-anti-vaxx-california.html?action=click&module=Top%20Stories&pgtype=Homepage"> Jessica Biel reveals that she does not understand vaccines</a><br /> <strong>Kiki</strong>- <a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/s41564-019-0469-7">Converting type A to type O blood</a></p> <h3>Listener Picks</h3> <p><strong>Justin -</strong> <a href="https://xkcd.com/2161/">An Apple a Day</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 551: Golden hands
<p>At Retroviruses 2019 in Cold Spring Harbor, Vincent speaks with virologist Bryan Cullen about his work and his career, together with former associates Ann Skalka, Paul Bieniasz, and Michael Malim.</p> <p>Host: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href="https://sites.duke.edu/cullenlaboratory/">Bryan Cullen</a>, <a href= "https://www.rockefeller.edu/our-scientists/heads-of-laboratories/956-paul-bieniasz/"> Paul Bieniasz</a>, <a href= "https://www.kcl.ac.uk/lsm/research/divisions/diiid/departments/infectious/research/malim"> Michael Malim</a>, and <a href= "https://www.foxchase.org/anna-skalka">Ann Skalka</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 550: Covering up the shiny parts
<p>TWiV explains the use of a neuronal cell line to study herpes simplex virus latency and reactivation, and a strategy for creating vaccines that induce antibodies against specific epitopes.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Dickson Despommier</a>,<a href="http://turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>Neuronal cell line supports <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30602607">herpes simplex virus latency</a> (J Virol)</li> <li><a href="https://www.pnas.org/content/116/20/9947">Protect, modify, deprotect</a> (PNAS)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Alan -</strong> <a href= "https://www.mass.gov/locations/quabbin-reservoir">Quabbin Reservoir</a><br /> <strong>Rich -</strong> <a href= "https://www.bidmc.org/medical-education/medical-education-by-department/medicine/internal-medicine-residency-program/katherine-swan-ginsburg-humanism-in-medicine-program"> Katherine Swan Ginsburg Humanism in Medicine Program</a>; <a href= "https://www.gold-foundation.org/">The Arnold P. Gold Foundation</a><br /> <strong>Brianne</strong>- <a href= "https://fred.publichealth.pitt.edu/measles">UPitt Measles Simulator</a><br /> <strong>Dickson</strong>- <a href= "https://www.jwst.nasa.gov/">James Webb Space Telescope</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong>- <a href= "https://amzn.to/2ENCC41"><em>Nobel Prizes and Life Sciences</em></a> by Erling Norrby</p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 549: The church of protocadherin
<p>Kartik and Rohit join the TWiV team to present their identification of protocadherin-1 as a cell receptor for New World hantaviruses.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href="http://turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href= "http://www.einstein.yu.edu/faculty/10768/kartik-chandran/">Kartik Chandran</a> and <a href="https://www.chandranlab.org/people">Rohit Jangra</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>Einstein goes viral (<a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-314/">TWiV 314</a>)</li> <li><a href= "http://www.virology.ws/2019/05/15/michael-rossmann-88/">Michael Rossmann</a>, 88 (virology blog)</li> <li>Protocadherin-1 essential for <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30464266">New World hantavirus entry</a> (Nature)</li> <li><a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30464266">Image credit</a></li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>This episode is sponsored by the 2019 Chem/Bio Defense Science and Technology Conference. Are you working on innovative research that can shape the future of chemical or biological defense? Submit your abstract and present your work to more than 1,500 leaders from government, academia and industry. Visit <a href= "http://www.cbdstconference.com/">www.cbdstconference.com</a>for more details.</p> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Alan -</strong> <a href="https://www.temi.com/">Temi</a> and <a href="https://trint.com/">Trint</a><br /> <strong>Rich -</strong> <a href= "https://archive.briankoberlein.com/2015/04/19/from-heaven-to-earth/"> Using Jupiter's moons to determine where on Earth you are</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong>- <a href= "https://www.architecturaldigest.com/gallery/best-designed-building-every-us-state"> Best architecture in every state</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - <a href= "https://thecyberwire.com/podcasts/cw-podcasts-special-2019-the-ghost-and-the-mole-eric-oneills-gray-day.html">Cyberwire Podcast: The Ghost and the Mole</a><br /> <strong>Kartik</strong>- <a href= "https://slack.com/">Slack</a><br /> <strong>Rohit</strong>- <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30886356">Antibody responses to viral infections</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 548: Mice, shrews, and caterpillars
<p>Vincent travels to the European Congress of Virology in Rotterdam and with local co-host Marion Koopmans speak with Martin Beer, Stephan Gunther, and Vera Ross about their careers and their work on Lassa virus, Borna virus, and insect viruses.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>and <a href= "http://twitter.com/marionkoopmans">Marion Koopmans</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href= "https://www.fli.de/en/institutes/institute-of-diagnostic-virology-ivd/scientists/prof-dr-m-beer/"> Martin Beer</a>, <a href= "https://www.bnitm.de/forschung/forschungsgruppen/molekularbiologie-und-immunologie/abteilung-virologie/"> Stephan Gunther</a>, and <a href= "https://www.wur.nl/en/Persons/Vera-dr.ir.-VID-Vera-Ros.htm">Vera Ros</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href="https://www.ecv2019.com/">ECV2019</a></li> <li>Partnerships not parachutes (<a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-413/">TWiV 413</a>)</li> <li>Fatal <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30281984">Borna disease virus infection</a> in transplant recipients (NEJM)</li> <li>Sequencing of 2018 <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30606844">Lassa virus outbreak</a> (Science)</li> <li>Zombie <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29144213">caterpillar behavior</a> (Parasitol)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>This episode is sponsored by the 2019 Chem/Bio Defense Science and Technology Conference. Are you working on innovative research that can shape the future of chemical or biological defense? Submit your abstract and present your work to more than 1,500 leaders from government, academia and industry. Visit <a href= "http://www.cbdstconference.com/">www.cbdstconference.com</a> for more details.</p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 547: Upstate virology
<p>Vincent travels to the University at Albany to speak with Cara, Rachel, and Alex about their careers and their work on stress granules, epitranscriptomics, and arboviruses.</p> <p>Host: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href= "https://www.albany.edu/biology/people/faculty/fulltime/pager_cara.shtml"> Cara Pager</a>, <a href= "https://www.linkedin.com/in/rachel-netzband-990235175">Rachel Netzband</a>, and <a href= "https://www.wadsworth.org/senior-staff/alexander-ciota">Alex Ciota</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>Five postdocs in North America (<a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-194-five-postdocs-in-north-america/">TWiV 194</a>)</li> <li>Zika virus subverts <a href= "https://jvi.asm.org/content/early/2019/03/28/JVI.00520-19">stress granules</a> (J Virol)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28456022">DDX68</a> modulates miR-122 interaction with HCV RNA (Virol)</li> <li>(+) RNA virus <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29373715">epitranscriptome</a> (Nucl Acids Res)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30554071">Adaptation of Rabensburg virus to vertebrate hosts</a> (Virol)</li> <li><a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28430564">Effects of Zika virus strain and <em>Aedes </em>species on vector competence</a> (Emerg Inf Dis)</li> <li><a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28411164">Inter- and intra-host genetic variation of West Nile virus and fine-scale evolutionary pressures</a> (Infect Genet Evol)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>This episode is sponsored by the 2019 Chem/Bio Defense Science and Technology Conference. Are you working on innovative research that can shape the future of chemical or biological defense? Submit your abstract and present your work to more than 1,500 leaders from government, academia and industry. Visit <a href= "http://www.cbdstconference.com/">www.cbdstconference.com</a>for more details.</p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 546: Delta blues and chitlins
<p>The un-encapsidated TWiV Humans discuss finding hepatitis D virus-related sequences in birds and snakes, and fatal swine acute diarrhoea syndrome caused by a coronavirus of bat origin.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href="https://www.european-virus-archive.com/">European Virus Archive</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.asv.org/">ASV early bird registration</a>ends 15 May</li> <li>FDA <a href= "https://www.fda.gov/news-events/press-announcements/first-fda-approved-vaccine-prevention-dengue-disease-endemic-regions"> approves Dengvaxia</a></li> <li>Divergent hepatitis D-like agent<a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30562970">in birds</a>(Viruses)</li> <li>Novel <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30940697">deltavirus in snakes</a>(mBio)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29618817">SADS-coronavirus</a>in piglets (Nature)</li> <li>Hosts and sources of <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29551135">endemic human coronaviruses</a>(Adv Virus Res)</li> <li>Image credit</li> <li><a href="http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-546-letters/">Letters read</a>on TWiV 546</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>This episode is sponsored by the 2019 Chem/Bio Defense Science and Technology Conference. Are you working on innovative research that can shape the future of chemical or biological defense? Submit your abstract and present your work to more than 1,500 leaders from government, academia and industry. Visit <a href= "http://www.cbdstconference.com/">www.cbdstconference.com</a> for more details.</p> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Alan -</strong> <a href= "https://journals.plos.org/plosbiology/article?id=10.1371/journal.pbio.3000202"> Plots of Data</a> visualization tool<br /> <strong>Rich -</strong> <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7udZ5ux0dYE">How to control the brain;</a> <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NNZBXVOquVA">Meet UF Physician Kelly Foote, MD</a><br /> <strong>Dickson</strong>- <a href= "http://www.oceanix.org/">Oceanix</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong>- <a href= "https://news.engin.umich.edu/2019/04/ice-proofing-big-structures/"> Iceproofing large structures</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - <a href= "https://amzn.to/2PMFLFx"><em>Neanderthal Man: In Search of Lost Genomes</em></a> by Svante Paabo</p> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong>Johyne</strong>- NYTimes Mag Lab (sorry, no link)<br /> <strong>Sheena</strong> - <a href= "https://podcasts.apple.com/ch/podcast/throughline/id1451109634?l=en&i=1000437027037"> History of Vaccines by NPR</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 545: Biocrimes and misdemeanors
<p>Jens Kuhn returns to TWiV to explain Select Agents, Priority Pathogens, Australia List Pathogens, Risk Group Agents, biosafety, biosecurity, and biosurety.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://www.parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href= "https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=o4Z4fJoAAAAJ&hl=en">Jens Kuhn</a></p> <p><br /> Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href="http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-508/">Bioweapon</a> (TWiV 508)</li> <li><a href= "http://wmdcenter.ndu.edu/Portals/97/Documents/Publications/Articles/Bioterrorism-and-Biocrimes.pdf"> <em>Bioterrorism and Biocrimes</em></a> by W. Seth Carus</li> <li><a href= "https://www.selectagents.gov/selectagentsandtoxinslist.html">Select Agents</a> (selectagents.gov)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/labs/pdf/CDC-BiosafetyMicrobiologicalBiomedicalLaboratories-2009-P.PDF"> BMBL Manual</a> 5th Edition (pdf)</li> <li><a href="https://youtu.be/tqAjkjGq8Ug">Threading the NEIDL</a> video (YouTube)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Jens -</strong> <a href="https://forvo.com/">Forvo</a> pronunciation guide<br /> <strong>Brianne -</strong><a href= "https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2019/04/how-long-do-vaccines-last-surprising-answers-may-help-protect-people-longer">How long do vaccines last?</a><br /> <strong>Alan</strong>- How much <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2018/08/30/climate/how-much-hotter-is-your-hometown.html"> hotter is your home town</a> than when you were born?<br /> <strong>Dickson</strong>- <a href= "https://www.nationalgeographic.com/environment/2019/04/50-beautiful-photos-of-earth/?cmpid=org=ngp::mc=crm-email::src=ngp::cmp=editorial::add=Special_20190422::rid=20017695455"> 50 Stunning Photos of Earth</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - <a href= "https://amzn.to/2XOl6Up"><em>Madness and Memory</em></a> by Stanley Prusiner</p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 544: Immunogaga
<p>The TWiV team reveals the repertoire of anti-viral antibodies in newborn humans, and a complement protein that binds the adenovirus capsid and prevents release of the viral DNA.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>Maternal <a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/s41591-019-0392-8">anti-viral antibodies</a> in newborns (Nat Med)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.cell.com/cell-host-microbe/fulltext/S1931-3128(19)30112-X?rss=yes"> Complement protein</a> blocks adenovirus uncoating (Cell Host Micr)</li> <li>Antibodies neutralize virus <a href= "http://www.virology.ws/2010/11/11/antibodies-neutralize-viral-infectivity-inside-cells/"> inside cells</a> (virology blog)</li> <li><a href="https://www.emdataresource.org/EMD-7034">Image credit</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-544-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 544</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne -</strong> <a href= "https://www.washingtonpost.com/national/health-science/doctors-use-hiv-in-gene-therapy-to-fix-bubble-boy-disease/2019/04/17/7ed066fe-6154-11e9-bf24-db4b9fb62aa2_story.html?utm_term=.b7f2d0ea5897"> Doctors use HIV in gene therapy to fix 'bubble boy' disease</a><br /> <strong>Rich -</strong> <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2019/04/18/magazine/salk-institute-discrimination-science.html?action=click&module=Editors%20Picks&pgtype=Homepage"> I Want What My Male Colleague Has</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong>- <a href= "https://news.engin.umich.edu/2019/04/cold-plasma-can-kill-almost-all-airborne-viruses-study-shows/"> Preventing airborne disease</a> (<a href= "https://youtu.be/PQk8Xf8SpLc">video</a> and <a href= "https://iopscience.iop.org/article/10.1088/1361-6463/ab1466/pdf">primary article</a>)<br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - <a href= "http://justice.gov/storage/report.pdf">The Mueller Report</a></p> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong>Steve</strong>- <a href= "http://www.docbastard.net/2019/04/vaccine-mythbusting.html">Vaccine Mythbusting</a><br /> <strong>Cyprian</strong>- <a href= "https://journals.plos.org/ploscompbiol/article/file?id=10.1371/journal.pcbi.1006914&type=printable"> Ten simple rules towards healthier research labs</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 543: Stoned and senile
<p>The TWiV team discusses Medusavirus, isolated from a hot spring in Japan, and induction of neurodegeneration by recurrent herpes simplex virus 1 infection of mice.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href= "https://jvi.asm.org/content/93/8/e02130-18?rss=1">Medusavirus</a> (J Virol)</li> <li>Recurrent <a href= "https://journals.plos.org/plospathogens/article?id=10.1371/journal.ppat.1007617"> herpes simplex virus-1</a> and Alzheimer's (PLoS Path)</li> <li><a href="https://www.emdataresource.org/EMD-9620">Image credit</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-543-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 543</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne -</strong> <a href= "https://www.ted.com/talks/katie_bouman_what_does_a_black_hole_look_like?language=en"> How to Take a Picture of a Black Hole</a><br /> <strong>Alan</strong>- <a href= "https://www.nasa.gov/image-feature/jpl/jupiter-marble">Jupiter Marble</a>image<br /> <strong>Rich -</strong> <a href= "https://www.nasa.gov/exploration/commercial/crew/index.html">NASA Commercial Crew Program</a>; <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RqLNIBAroGY">How SpaceX and Boeing will get Astronauts to the ISS</a>; <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC6uKrU_WqJ1R2HMTY3LIx5Q">Everyday Astronaut</a><br /> <strong>Dickson</strong>- <a href= "https://www.yahoo.com/news/sky-high-stunners-awe-inspiring-slideshow-wp-132728855.html"> Sky-High Stunners</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong>- <a href= "http://artsatmichigan.umich.edu/programs/aisi/competitions/2019WinterPhoto/"> Arts at Michigan photo winners</a>and <a href= "https://brcf.medicine.umich.edu/microscopy-core-image-contest-winners/"> UM Microscopy Core image contest winners</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - <a href= "https://arstechnica.com/science/2019/04/nyc-declares-emergency-over-measles-outbreak-mandates-vaccinations/"> NYC declares emergency over measles outbreak, mandates vaccinations</a> and <a href= "https://www.emdataresource.org/index.html">EMDataResource</a></p> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong>Martin</strong>- <a href= "https://www.telegraph.co.uk/obituaries/2019/04/06/sydney-brenner-nobel-prize-winning-scientist-whose-insight-tiny/"> Sydney Brenner passes</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 542: Inside Microbiotix
<p>Vincent travels to Microbiotix, Inc, a biopharmaceutical company in Worcester, MA to speak with four members of the company about their discovery and development of small molecule drugs that target serious infectious diseases.</p> <p>Host: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Guests: Terry Bowlin, Zach Aron, Grace Lui, and Islam Hussein</p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href="https://www.microbiotix.com/">Microbiotix, Inc.</a></li> <li><a href= "https://www.microbiotix.com/programs/">MBX-400</a></li> <li>Microbiotix <a href= "https://www.microbiotix.com/pipeline/">pipeline</a></li> <li>Microbiotix <a href= "https://www.microbiotix.com/publications-posters/">publications</a></li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong>Islam</strong>- <a href= "https://www.the-scientist.com/careers/how-to-successfully-collaborate-with-industry-30012"> How to successfully collaborate with industry</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 541: Cloaking devices
<p>The TWiVers present mitoviruses, which infect mitochondria, and how quasi-enveloped hepatitis A virus gets naked again.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, and <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>Evidence for <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29438872">plant mitoviruses</a> (Virology)</li> <li>Uncoating of <a href= "https://elifesciences.org/articles/43983">quasi-enveloped HAV</a> (eLife)</li> <li><a href="https://elifesciences.org/articles/43983">Image credit</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-540-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 541</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Alan</strong>- <a href= "https://www.nationalgeographic.com/travel/destinations/north-america/united-states/cherry-blossom-bloom-predictions-spring/"> Where and when</a> to see cherry blossoms<br /> <strong>Dickson</strong>- <a href= "https://www.getrevue.co/profile/dailyoverview/issues/watch-before-and-after-of-nebraska-floods-170001"> Nebraska floods</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong>- <a href= "https://twitter.com/kasson_wvu/status/1110265847019380743?s=12">Peeps fungal infection experiment</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - <a href= "https://arstechnica.com/science/2019/03/emergency-declared-in-ny-over-measles-unvaccinated-barred-from-public-spaces/"> Emergency declared in NY over measles, unvaccinated barred from public spaces</a></p> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong>Sam</strong>- <a href="http://stlr.org/podcast">STLR conversations</a><br /> <strong>Josh</strong>- <a href= "https://observablehq.com/@mbostock/tree-of-life">Tree of Life</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 540: Wascally wiruses
<p>The TWiVstars reveal the diversity of herpes simplex virus type 2 in a neonatal population, and parallel adaptation of rabbits in three countries to myxoma virus.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href="http://turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, and <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href= "https://msphere.asm.org/content/4/1/e00590-18">Diversity of HSV2</a> in neonates (mSphere)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30765607">Adaptation of rabbits</a> to myxoma virus (Science)</li> <li><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HMOI_lkzW08">Principal component analysis</a> (YouTube)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.nma.gov.au/defining-moments/resources/rabbits-introduced"> Image credit</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-540-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 540</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Alan</strong>- <a href="https://hadleyquarters.com/">The Quarters</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong>- <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j3Jm5POCAj8">Brian May - New Horizons (Ultima Thule Mix) [Official Music Video]</a><br /> <strong>Dickson</strong>- <a href= "https://www.nationalgeographic.com/magazine/2019/04/rats-are-an-inescapable-part-of-city-life/?cmpid=org=ngp::mc=crm-email::src=ngp::cmp=Editorial::add=Animals_20190321::rid=20017695455"> How rats became an inescapable part of city living</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong>- Principal Component Analysis <a href= "https://youtu.be/HMOI_lkzW08">(short</a> <a href= "https://youtu.be/FgakZw6K1QQ">longer</a>) and <a href= "https://www.mdpi.com/1999-4915/11/3/231">Educational Material about Influenza Viruses</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - <a href= "https://arstechnica.com/science/2019/03/intentionally-exposing-kids-to-chickenpox-is-a-cruel-and-stupid-thing-to-do/"> Why “chickenpox parties” are a terrible idea—in case it’s not obvious</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 539: Multitudes contain me
<p>The TWiV hosts present two potentially seminal papers, on long-distance chemoattraction of a host by a chlorovirus, and replication of a nanovirus across multiple cells in a plant.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><em>Paul Has Measles </em>now in <a href= "http://bit.ly/2Aa2eFc">German</a> (virology blog)</li> <li>Chloroviruses <a href= "https://jvi.asm.org/content/early/2019/01/04/JVI.01688-18">lure hosts</a> (J Virol)</li> <li><a href= "https://elifesciences.org/articles/43599">Multicellular replication</a> in plants (eLife)</li> <li><a href= "https://pdb101.rcsb.org/learn/flyers-posters-and-other-resources/poster/200-icosahedral-viruses"> Image credit</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-539-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 539</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne</strong> - <a href= "http://nautil.us/issue/58/self/why-do-so-many-scientists-want-to-be-filmmakers"> Why Do So Many Scientists Want to be Filmmakers</a><br /> <strong>Alan</strong>- <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oAHbLRjF0vo&feature=youtu.be">Better boarding method</a> airlines won’t use<br /> <strong>Dickson</strong>- <a href= "http://www.t3northloop.com/">Mass timber building</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong>- <a href= "https://topatoco.com/collections/romo/products/romo-studyanimals">What organisms to study flow chart</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - <a href= "https://theaircurrent.com/aviation-safety/the-world-pulls-the-andon-cord-on-the-737-max/"> World Pulls Andon Cord on 737 MAX</a></p> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong>Richard</strong>- <a href= "https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2019/03/uc-elsevier-publisher/583909/">The Real Cost of Knowledge</a><br /> <strong>Islam</strong>- <a href= "https://pdb101.rcsb.org/learn/flyers-posters-and-other-resources/poster/200-icosahedral-viruses"> 200 icosahedral viruses poster</a><br /> <strong>Mike</strong>- <a href= "https://youtu.be/whreNeJGCWk">Post-Doc Me Now</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 538: An Iowa caucus of viruses
<p>TWiV travels to the University of Iowa to speak with Wendy Maury and Stanley Perlman about their research on Ebolavirus entry and coronavirus pathogenesis.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href= "https://medicine.uiowa.edu/microbiology/profile/wendy-maury">Wendy Maury</a>and <a href= "https://medicine.uiowa.edu/microbiology/profile/stanley-perlman">Stanley Perlman</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21536871">TIM-1 is receptor</a>for Ebolaviruses (Proc Natl Acad Sci)</li> <li>TIM-1 is receptor for <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29875238">Lassa virus</a> (J Virol)</li> <li>SARS coronavirus causes <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18495771">neuronal death</a> (J Virol)</li> <li>T cells and IL-10 in <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28065579">viral demyelination</a> (J Neuroimmunol)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 537: Boundary issues
<p>The Scholars of the Podcast reveal ribosomal proteins encoded in viral genomes, and a protein cell receptor for bat influenza viruses.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href="https://www.ecv2019.com/">European Congress of Virology 2019</a></li> <li>ASM <a href= "https://asm.org/Events/2019-Clinical-Virology-Symposium/Home">Clinical Virology Symposium</a></li> <li>Intel ISEF <a href= "https://student.societyforscience.org/grand-award-judges">judges needed</a></li> <li>Roald Dahl <a href= "https://www.roalddahl.com/roald-dahl/timeline/1960s/november-1962"> endorses measles vaccine</a></li> <li>Viruses <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30765709">encode ribosomal proteins</a> (Nat Commun)</li> <li>Bat influenza virus <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30787439">receptor</a> (Nature)</li> <li>Going to bat for flu research (<a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-173-going-to-bat-for-flu-research/">TWiV 173</a>)</li> <li><a href="http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-537-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 537</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne</strong> - <a href= "https://blogs.plos.org/scicomm/2019/02/27/yes-im-a-scientist-on-twitter-stop-judging-me/"> Yes, I'm a Scientist on Twitter. Stop Judging Me.</a><br /> <strong>Alan</strong>- Impact of vaccines, graphed in <a href= "http://graphics.wsj.com/infectious-diseases-and-vaccines/">heat maps</a><br /> <strong>Dickson</strong>- <a href= "https://www.nationalgeographic.com/magazine/2019/03/treehoppers-could-be-worlds-weirdest-insects/"> Treehoppers</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong>- <a href= "https://bigthink.com/strange-maps/gorgeous-river-watershed-maps?rebelltitem=6#rebelltitem6"> World watershed maps</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong>-  <em><a href= "https://amzn.to/2NCWQAC">Gene Machine</a> </em>by Venki Ramakrishnan<br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - <a href= "https://energycommerce.house.gov/committee-activity/hearings/hearing-on-confronting-a-growing-public-health-threat-measles-outbreaks"> House hearing on measles outbreak</a> (<a href= "https://www.asm.org/ASM-Responds-to-Subcommittee-Hearing-on-Measles-Ou">ASM comment</a>)</p> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong>Jordan</strong>- <a href= "https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-02-14/facebook-says-it-may-remove-anti-vaccine-recommendations"> Facebook may remove anti-vaccine recommendations</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 536: A flock of seagulls, a herd of seals
<p>Vincent and Alan travel to Tufts Veterinary School where they meet up with members of the Runstadler lab to talk about their work on influenza virus circulation in water birds and seals.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a> and <a href="http://www.turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href= "http://vetprofiles.tufts.edu/faculty/jonathan-a-runstadler">Jonathan Runstadler</a>, Nichola Hill, Wendy Puryear, and Kate Sawatzki</p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href="http://vet.tufts.edu/">Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine</a></li> <li>Influenza virus in North Atlantic <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27485496">grey seals</a> (Emerg Microbes infect)</li> <li>Influenza viruses in <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28322698">Alaskan wild birds</a> (Emerg Inf Dis)</li> <li>Wild bird influenza virus <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27101787">replication in human cells</a> (Infect Genet Evol)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 535: Miles to go before I leak
<p>The TWiV team discuss the use of quantum dots to study uncoating of influenza virus in real time, and induction of endothelial dysfunction by flavivirus NS1 proteins in a tissue-specific manner.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href="https://www.ecv2019.com/">European Congress of Virology 2019</a></li> <li>ASM <a href= "https://asm.org/Events/2019-Clinical-Virology-Symposium/Home">Clinical Virology Symposium</a></li> <li>Intel ISEF <a href= "https://student.societyforscience.org/grand-award-judges">judges needed</a></li> <li>Quantum dots to <a href= "https://www.pnas.org/content/116/7/2577">visualize influenza entry</a> (PNAS)</li> <li><a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Quantum_dot">Quantum dots</a> (Wikipedia)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2211124719300543?via%3Dihub"> Flavivirus NS1</a> triggers endothelial dysfunction (Cell Rep)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2211124719300543?via%3Dihub"> Image credit</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-535-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 535</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne</strong> - <a href= "https://www.slu.edu/news/2018/june/hotel-influenza.php">Hotel Influenza</a><br /> <strong>Alan</strong>- Your town’s climate <a href= "https://fitzlab.shinyapps.io/cityapp/">in 60 years</a><br /> <strong>Dickson</strong>- <a href= "http://blogs.biomedcentral.com/bmcblog/2018/12/14/bmc-research-in-progress-photo-competition-2018-winning-images/"> BMC Research in Progress Photo Competition</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong>-  <a href= "https://www.jpl.nasa.gov/news/news.php?feature=7334">NASA's Opportunity Rover Mission on Mars Ends</a> <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tma2pt0k6UQ">(landing animation)</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - <a href= "https://kottke.org/19/02/watch-a-single-cell-become-a-complex-organism-in-just-six-minutes"> Watch a single cell become a complex organism in six minutes</a></p> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong>Anne</strong>- <a href= "https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/lorencunningham/pathogenesis-2nd-edition-std-expansion-relaunch"> Pathogenesis II Kickstarter</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 534: Portal to the METTL
<p>The TWiV crew reveal a unique portal on the calcivirus capsid formed upon receptor engagement, and the regulation of interferon responses in virus-infected cells by methylation of mRNA.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://parasiteswithoutborders.com/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href="https://www.ecv2019.com/">European Congress of Virology 2019</a></li> <li>ASM <a href= "https://asm.org/Events/2019-Clinical-Virology-Symposium/Home">Clinical Virology Symposium</a></li> <li>Intel ISEF <a href= "https://student.societyforscience.org/grand-award-judges">judges needed</a></li> <li><a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30626974">Calicivirus portal</a> visualized (Nature)</li> <li>Calicivirus portal - <a href= "https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__www.biorxiv.org_content_10.1101_397901v1&d=DwMF-g&c=G2MiLlal7SXE3PeSnG8W6_JBU6FcdVjSsBSbw6gcR0U&r=o4snVIQZ0CVuLGpZvqFOP4ToVfgjBKFWQW4Gx6mIfA4&m=Q9QtPTVT-sVAy4uL6qdoIoeanKHYmLxZj7NvWolOeDs&s=ztVK46mnlL1TeREM0bc8HP2c43JNSTTWzp4rbe91K98&e="> long version</a> (biorXiv)</li> <li><a href="https://www.nature.com/articles/s41590-018-0275-z">m6A modification</a> and innate response (Nat Immunol)</li> <li>Brianne Barker's <a href= "http://bbarkerdrew.com/immunology-course/">immunology course</a></li> <li><a href= "http://genesdev.cshlp.org/content/32/23-24/1472.long">m6A modification</a> and innate response (Genes Dev)</li> <li><a href="http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-534-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 534</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne</strong> - <a href= "https://evolution-outreach.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12052-015-0039-2"> The Red Queen's Race Card Game</a><br /> <strong>Alan</strong>- <a href="https://amzn.to/2TGJVA3">Pentax Papilio II</a><br /> <strong>Dickson</strong>- <a href= "http://news.mit.edu/news-clip/clip-national-geographic-meet-photographer-who-translates-science-stunning-images"> Felice Frankel on improving visual side of science</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong>- <a href= "https://mymodernmet.com/history-of-the-alphabet-usefulcharts/">History of the alphabet</a> chart (<a href= "https://usefulcharts.com/blogs/charts/evolution-of-the-english-alphabet">free download</a>) <a href= "https://usefulcharts.com/">usefulcharts.com</a> (see blog, such as <a href= "https://usefulcharts.com/blogs/charts/latin-greek-cyrillic-venn-diagram"> Latin Greek Cyrillic Venn Diagram</a>)<br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - <a href= "http://virology.ws/course">Virology Lectures 2019</a></p> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong>Peter</strong>- Microbehunter (<a href= "https://www.youtube.com/c/microbehunter">YouTube</a>, <a href= "http://www.microbehunter.com/">blog</a>, <a href= "http://www.microbehunter.com/microscopy-forum">forum</a>)</p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 533: Recurring threads
<p>The TWiVosophers review the Chinese plasma virome revealed by non-invasive prenatal testing, and a new filovirus genome from bats in China.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href="https://ccaps.umn.edu/asv-2019-annual-meeting">ASV 2019</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.ecv2019.com/">European Congress of Virology 2019</a></li> <li>ASM <a href= "https://asm.org/Events/2019-Clinical-Virology-Symposium/Home">Clinical Virology Symposium</a></li> <li>Intel ISEF <a href= "https://student.societyforscience.org/grand-award-judges">judges needed</a></li> <li><a href= "https://www.legacy.com/obituaries/nytimes/obituary.aspx?n=jerard-hurwitz&pid=191364531"> Jerard Hurwitz</a> age 90 RIP</li> <li>Paul has Measles <a href= "http://www.virology.ws/2018/11/20/paul-has-measles/">now in French</a> (virology blog)</li> <li>Chinese <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30290141">plasma virome</a> (Cell)</li> <li>Blood virome of 8000 humans (<a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-435/">TWiV 435</a>)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/s41564-018-0328-y">Měnglà filovirus</a> from bats in China (Nat Microbiol)</li> <li>How to write a <a href= "https://talk.ictvonline.org/information/w/faq/386/how-to-write-a-virus-name"> virus name</a> (ICTV)</li> <li><em><a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5974489/">Ortervirales</a> </em>(J Virol)</li> <li>Virologists oppose new <a href= "https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00705-012-1583-5">definition of virus species</a> (Arch Virol)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.who.int/ebola/situation-reports/drc-2018/en/">Ebola sitrep</a> (WHO)</li> <li><a href="http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-533-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 533</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne</strong> - <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2019/01/31/science/polar-vortex-experiments.html"> Trying Polar Vortex Experiments at Home</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong>- <a href= "https://www.imdb.com/title/tt7664504/">Three Identical Strangers</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong>- Science wear, especially for <a href= "https://www.zazzle.com/collections/the_well_dressed_scientist-119710175310421127?utm_campaign=TS_3RD%20PARTY_2019&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=69410251&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-_7_NrN8f8JG1KYcCHt-bmbj7Du_I60BpdgtZgCeqet3JfAoA1oZ5ZYqPfIpuXZnWNJ_CYegdrms96lZleNqjXMo7ergg&_hsmi=69410251"> Valentine’s Day</a> (<a href= "https://www.zazzle.com/s/science">discount</a>)<br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - <a href= "https://journals.plos.org/plosmedicine/article?id=10.1371/journal.pmed.1002578"> State of anti-vaccine movement in US</a> and <a href= "https://www.who.int/emergencies/ten-threats-to-global-health-in-2019"> Top 10 Health Threats for 2019</a></p> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong>Amy</strong>- <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2019/01/30/opinion/china-vaccine-scandal-legitimacy.html?action=click&module=Opinion&pgtype=Homepage"> If government can't deliver safe vaccines, is it fit to rule?</a><br /> <strong>Ted</strong>- Understanding Economics of Microbial Threats (<a href= "https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B8dwAT4VdQdjcVRIYjZOaHI2NDNxamNXdTlnc2VBSU1IZGY4">pdf</a>)</p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 532: Morbillivirus had a little lamb
<p>The TWiVers discuss the spread of African swine fever virus and its threat to pig farming, and the zoonotic potential of peste des petits ruminants virus.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href="http://turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>Please take the <a href="http://asm.org/twivpoll">TWiV listener survey</a></li> <li><a href="https://ccaps.umn.edu/asv-2019-annual-meeting">ASV 2019</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.ecv2019.com/">European Congress of Virology 2019</a></li> <li>ASM <a href= "https://asm.org/Events/2019-Clinical-Virology-Symposium/Home">Clinical Virology Symposium</a></li> <li>Intel ISEF <a href= "https://student.societyforscience.org/grand-award-judges">judges needed</a></li> <li>ASV in Poland <a href= "https://www.agroberichtenbuitenland.nl/actueel/nieuws/2018/10/02/the-african-swine-fewer-in-poland-does-not-let-go"> does not let go</a> (Ag Buiten )</li> <li>Alarming <a href= "https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2017/12/african-swine-fever-outbreak-alarms-wildlife-biologists-and-veterinarians"> ASF outbreak</a> (Science)</li> <li><a href= "https://ec.europa.eu/food/animals/animal-diseases/control-measures/asf_en"> African swine fever</a> (Euro Comm)</li> <li>African swine fever <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29486878">review</a> (Vet J)</li> <li>ASF in <a href= "https://efsa.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/epdf/10.2903/j.efsa.2018.5344"> wild boar</a> (EFSA J)</li> <li>ASF in <a href= "https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/772904/asf-belgium-update3.pdf"> Belgian wild boar</a> (Dept Env Food Rural Aff)</li> <li>Handbook on <a href= "http://web.oie.int/RR-Europe/eng/eng/Regprog/docs/docs/GF-TADs%20Handbook_ASF_WILDBOAR%20version%202018-10-15.pdf"> ASF in wild boar</a> (Stand Grp Experts)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.dgif.virginia.gov/wildlife/feral-hogs/hunting-faq/">Feral hogs</a> (VA DGIF)</li> <li>Nonhuman morbillivirus with <a href= "https://jvi.asm.org/content/92/23/e01248-18">zoonotic potential</a> (J Virol)</li> <li><a href="http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-532-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 532</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Alan</strong> - <a href= "https://retractionwatch.com/2018/10/25/were-officially-launching-our-database-today-heres-what-you-need-to-know/"> Retraction Watch database</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong>- <a href= "https://www.pbs.org/kenburns/the-mayo-clinic/">“The Mayo Clinic: Faith Hope Science” by Ken Burns</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong>- <a href= "https://lsa.umich.edu/eeb/news-events/all-news/search-news/photo-finish--frog--once-again--leaps-to-first-place.html">U-M EEB Photographer at Large contest</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - <a href= "http://jem.rupress.org/content/216/1/7">Vaccines: An achievement of civilization</a></p> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong>David</strong>- <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2019/01/03/opinion/new-horizons-ultima-thule-mission.html?action=click&module=Associated&pgtype=Article&region=Footer&contentCollection=Bret%20Stephens"> Useless Knowledge Begets New Horizons</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 531: Circ du RNA
<p>Patrick Moore returns to TWiV to discuss the discovery from the Chang-Moore laboratory of circular RNAs in cells infected with herpesviruses.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href="http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, and <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href="http://tumorvirology.pitt.edu/">Patrick Moore</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">RSS</a>, <a href= "http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target="_blank" rel= "noreferrer noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/contribute">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>Please take the <a href="http://asm.org/twivpoll">TWiV listener survey</a></li> <li><a href="https://ccaps.umn.edu/asv-2019-annual-meeting">ASV 2019</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.ecv2019.com/">European Congress of Virology 2019</a></li> <li>ASM <a href= "https://asm.org/Events/2019-Clinical-Virology-Symposium/Home">Clinical Virology Symposium</a></li> <li>Intel ISEF <a href= "https://student.societyforscience.org/grand-award-judges">judges needed</a></li> <li><a href="http://upci.upmc.edu/cvp/">Cancer virology</a> at Pitt</li> <li>Alice Huang’s <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=huang+a+defective+interfering+virus"> DI particles</a> (PubMed)</li> <li>Circular DNA tumor viruses make <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30150410">circular RNAs</a> (PNAS)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.animatedknots.com/backsplice/index.php">Backsplice</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30150410">Image credit</a></li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne –</strong> <a href= "https://www.statnews.com/2019/01/18/herd-immunity-disease-health/"> The herd to the rescue</a><br /> <strong>Alan</strong> – <a href= "http://www.magicwings.com/">Magic Wings Butterfly Conservatory</a><br /> <strong>Dickson</strong> – <a href= "https://www.genomicsengland.co.uk/about-genomics-england/the-100000-genomes-project/"> 100,000 Genomes Project</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong> – <a href= "http://www.exploratorium.edu/ronh/age/">Your Age on Other Worlds</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> – <a href= "https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa1809944">Vitamin D and Prevention of Cancer and Cardiovascular Disease</a><br /> <strong>Pat</strong> – <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2019/01/15/science/north-korea-biological-weapons.html"> North Korea and Bioweapons</a></p> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong>Eric</strong> – <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fpHaxzroYxg">The Molecular Basis of Life</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 530: Quiet please!
<p>Steve Goff returns to TWiV to discuss the work of his laboratory on how retroviral genomes are silenced in infected cells.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello" rel= "noopener">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href= "http://turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, and <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href= "http://www.hhmi.org/scientists/stephen-p-goff">Steve Goff</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href="http://www.microbe.tv/contribute" rel= "payment">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <p>🎼 They’ll histone you when you start to transcribe,<br /> And they’ll histone you just for tryin’ to get by,<br /> So be careful when you uncoat your genome,<br /> ‘Cause everybody must histone.</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>Please take the <a href="http://asm.org/twivpoll">TWiV listener survey</a></li> <li><a href="https://ccaps.umn.edu/asv-2019-annual-meeting">ASV 2019</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.ecv2019.com/">European Congress of Virology 2019</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27866901">Histones loaded</a> onto incoming retroviral DNA (Cell Host Micr)</li> <li><a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30487602">NP220 and silencing</a> of incoming retroviral DNA (Nature)</li> <li>HIV-1 and HUSH (<a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-516/">TWiV 516</a>)</li> <li><a href= "https://steampunkphage.com/portfolio/twiv-2018-world-tour">TWiV World Tour 2018 t-shirt</a></li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Alan</strong> - <a href= "https://amzn.to/2RWmgKy"><em>The Tangled Tree </em>by David Quammen</a><br /> <strong>Dickson</strong>- <a href= "https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2018/07/ammonia-renewable-fuel-made-sun-air-and-water-could-power-globe-without-carbon"> Ammonia could power the globe</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong>- <a href= "https://wordsmith.org/words/rurban.html">Portmanteaux</a> and <a href= "https://wordsmith.org/words/rurban.html">A.Word.A.Day</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/curioscity/">Curioscity</a><br /> <strong>Steve</strong>- <a href= "https://mitpress.mit.edu/books/alice-and-bob-meet-wall-fire">Alice and Bob Meet the Wall of Fire</a></p> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong>Chaim</strong>- Tony Fauci on getting your flu vaccine (<a href= "https://rss.art19.com/episodes/2b6d5463-7f5e-4edb-b3d9-bd62005999e3.mp3">mp3</a>)</p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 529: Rueckert Road
<p>At the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Vincent meets up with one of his virology heroes, Roland R. Rueckert, to talk about his research and his second career as a forest manager.</p> <p>Host: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello" rel= "noopener">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href= "https://biochem.wisc.edu/emeritus/rueckert">Roland R. Rueckert</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href="http://www.microbe.tv/contribute" rel= "payment">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href="https://youtu.be/VUzJZdU4-g8">Video</a> of this episode (YouTube)</li> <li>Roland's <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/13314135">first paper</a> (Anesthesiol)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/14495105">Purification</a> of phiX174 (Virology)</li> <li>Studies on <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/14329146">viral structure</a> (Virology)</li> <li>Automated <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/4338614">gel fractionator</a> (Anal Bioch)</li> <li>Picornaviral <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/4347432">gene order</a> (J Virol)</li> <li>Picornavirus <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/229266">protease discovery</a> (J Virol)</li> <li>Poliovirus <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/6321771">processing map</a> (J Virol)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/6726891">Nomenclature</a> of picornavirus proteins (J Virol)</li> <li><a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16789207">Black beetle</a> virus (J Virol)</li> <li>Rhinovirus <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/6302674">crystallization</a> (PNAS)</li> <li>Mapping <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2416951">mAb binding sites</a> (J Virol)</li> <li>Replication of <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8790353">animal virus in yeast</a> (PNAS)</li> <li>Roland's <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9573224">last paper</a> (J Virol)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 528: Our annual recapsidation
<p>In the first episode for 2019, the TWiV team reviews the amazing virology stories of the past year.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello" rel= "noopener">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href= "http://turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href="http://www.microbe.tv/contribute" rel= "payment">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>Please take the <a href="http://asm.org/twivpoll">TWiV listener survey</a></li> <li><a href= "https://ccaps.umn.edu/asv-2019-annual-meeting/program/satellite-symposia"> ASV 2019 Satellite Symposia</a></li> <li><a href= "https://crowdfund.columbia.edu/project/9241">Crowdfunding</a> for EV-D68 research</li> <li><a href= "https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07MBF2RK5?ref_=pe_2196150_146773810">TWiV World Tour 2018 t-shirt</a> (Amazon)</li> <li>Cool virology from 2018 <ul> <li>Viruses behind AD? <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-505/">TWiV 505</a>, <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-519/">TWiV 519</a>, clinical trial <a href= "https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03282916?term=herpesvirus&cond=Alzheimer+Disease&rank=1"> one</a> and <a href= "https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02997982?term=herpesvirus&cond=Alzheimer+Disease&rank=2"> two</a></li> <li><em>Wolbachia</em>-mosquito release halts dengue (<a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-506/">TWiV 506</a>); <a href= "http://www.eliminatedengue.com/our-research/wolbachia">World Mosquito Program</a></li> <li>Evolutionary history of RNA viruses: <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-491/">TWiV 491</a> and <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-526/">TWiV 526</a></li> <li>Horsepox as ancestral smallpox vaccine, including synthesis: <a href="http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-478/">TWiV 478</a></li> <li>Ebola continues: <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-494/">TWiV 494</a>, <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-495/">TWiV 495</a>, <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-505/">TWiV 505</a>, <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-507/">TWiV 507</a>, <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-515/">TWiV 515</a>, <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-482/">TWiV 482</a></li> <li>Clues to many mysteries: <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-481/">TWiV 481</a>, <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-484/">TWiV 484</a>, <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-493/">TWiV 493</a>, <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-515/">TWiV 515</a>, <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-522/">TWiV 522</a></li> <li>Pro-vaccination: <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-500/">TWiV 500</a>, <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-496/">TWiV 496</a>, <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-special-hotez/">TWiV Special</a>; measles in <a href= "https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(18)31984-6/fulltext"> Ukraine</a>and <a href= "https://www.undispatch.com/europe-is-in-the-midst-of-its-largest-measles-outbreak-in-years-ukraine-is-a-big-part-of-the-problem/"> Europe</a></li> <li>Outbreak influence: <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-501/">TWiV 501</a>, <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-527/">TWiV 527</a>, <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-520/">TWiV 520</a>, <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-507/">TWiV 507</a>, <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-504/">TWiV 504</a></li> <li>Insect viruses and immunity: <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-525/">TWiV 525</a>, <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-524/">TWiV 524</a>, <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-522/">TWiV 522</a>, <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-495/">TWiV 495</a>, <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-485/">TWiV 485</a>, <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-482/">TWiV 482</a>, <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-479/">TWiV 479</a></li> <li>Big RNA virus genomes (<a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-509/">TWiV 509)</a> and Giant viruses: <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-490/">TWiV 490</a>, <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-506/">TWiV 506</a>, <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-521/">TWiV 521</a>, <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-484/">TWiV 484</a></li> </ul> </li> <li><a href="http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-528-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 528</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Alan</strong> - <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/cpr/pandemictrail/index.htm">Pandemic Trail</a> game<br /> <strong>Rich</strong>- <a href= "https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/national/wp/2018/12/13/feature/these-bats-carry-the-lethal-marburg-virus-and-scientists-are-tracking-them-to-try-to-stop-its-spread/"> On a Bat’s Wing and a Prayer</a><br /> <strong>Dickson</strong>- Decoding Watson<br /> <strong>Kathy</strong>- <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30504873">Phenotypic variation in outbred and inbred mice</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2019/01/02/climate/tce-cancer-trump-environment-deregulation.html"> Trump County Confronts the Administration Amid Rash of Child Cancers</a></p> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong>Anne</strong>- <a href= "https://www.texasmonthly.com/podcast/peter-j-hotez-scary-anti-science-movement-strong-texas/"> Peter Hotez interview</a><br /> <strong>Islam</strong>- Letter from Crick to Watson (<a href= "https://profiles.nlm.nih.gov/ps/access/SCBBKN.pdf">pdf</a>)</p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 527: City mouse, country mouse
<p>The TWiV team summarizes the discovery of Sin Nombre virus, and presents evidence that neurotropic flaviviruses can cause intestinal dysmotility syndromes after systemic infection of mice.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello" rel= "noopener">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://www.trichinella.org/">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href= "http://turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href="http://www.microbe.tv/contribute" rel= "payment">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>Please take the <a href="http://asm.org/twivpoll">TWiV listener survey</a></li> <li><a href= "https://ccaps.umn.edu/asv-2019-annual-meeting/program/satellite-symposia"> ASV 2019 Satellite Symposia</a></li> <li><a href= "https://crowdfund.columbia.edu/project/9241">Crowdfunding</a> for EV-D68 research</li> <li>Outbreak (<a href= "https://naturalhistory.si.edu/exhibits/outbreak/">exhibit</a>, <a href="http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-501/">TWiV 501</a>)</li> <li>Four Corners <a href= "https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1993_Four_Corners_hantavirus_outbreak"> hantavirus outbreak</a> (Wikipedia)</li> <li><a href= "https://discovermagazine.com/1993/dec/deathatthecorner320">Death at the Corner</a> (Atlantic)</li> <li>Hantavirus infection by <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/hantavirus/surveillance/state-of-exposure.html"> US state</a> (CDC)</li> <li>Hantavirus US <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/hantavirus/surveillance/annual-cases.html">cases and mortality</a> (CDC)</li> <li>Hantavirus <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/hantavirus/surveillance/international.html">international cases</a> (CDC)</li> <li>Belmont <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2018/06/22/nyregion/hantavirus-belmont-death.html"> hantavirus death</a> (NYTimes)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30293866">Intestinal dysmotility</a> following flavivirus infection of mice (Cell)</li> <li><a href= "https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Four_Corners,_USA.jpg">Image credit</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-527-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 527</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Alan</strong> - <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DRCD-zx5QFA">Zooming in</a>to Sagittarius A, ESO video<br /> <strong>Rich</strong>- <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yze1YAz_LYM&feature=share&fbclid=IwAR3acjPh5G5Tn-96VHF1Z9mD5eKMfFA3ift04nJZcquqRhgIBV6kwpqMWJY"> Orbits and Ice Ages: A History of Climate</a><br /> <strong>Dickson</strong>- <a href= "https://www.nationalgeographic.com/photography/best-of-2018/best-pictures-2018/?cmpid=org=ngp::mc=crm-email::src=ngp::cmp=editorial::add=sunstills_20181202::rid=20017695455"> National Geographic Best Photos 2018</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong>- <a href= "https://vaccinefinder.org/">HealthMap Vaccine Finder</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - <a href= "http://www.taylorcustom.com/">Taylor Custom</a></p> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong>Neal</strong>- <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2018/12/17/science/donald-knuth-computers-algorithms-programming.html"> The Yoda of Silicon Valley</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 526: In the beginning there was pol
<p>The TWiV hosts discuss the distribution of prions in the eyes of patients with sporadic Creutzfeldt-Jacob disease, and the origins and evolution of RNA viruses.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello" rel= "noopener">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href="http://www.microbe.tv/contribute" rel= "payment">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>Please take the <a href="http://asm.org/twivpoll">TWiV listener survey</a></li> <li><a href= "https://ccaps.umn.edu/asv-2019-annual-meeting/program/satellite-symposia"> ASV 2019 Satellite Symposia</a></li> <li><a href= "https://crowdfund.columbia.edu/project/9241">Crowdfunding</a> for EV-D68 research</li> <li><a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-018-07702-5">Aaron Klug</a>, 1926-2018 (Nature)</li> <li>Prions in <a href= "https://mbio.asm.org/content/9/6/e02095-18">sCJD eyes</a> (mBio)</li> <li><a href= "https://mbio.asm.org/content/9/6/e02329-18">Evolution</a> of RNA viruses (mBio)</li> <li>Walter Gilbert's <a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/319618a0">The RNA World</a> (Nature)</li> <li><a href="https://mbio.asm.org/content/9/6/e02329-18">Image credit</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-526-letters/">Letters read</a> on TWiV 526</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Alan</strong> - <a href= "https://pudding.cool/2018/12/3d-cities-story/">Population mountains</a> to visualize cities<br /> <strong>Rich</strong>- <a href="https://www.uctv.tv/shows/34037">A Neanderthal Perspective on Human Origins with Svante Pääbo</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong>- <a href= "https://www.boredpanda.com/nasa-space-mission-posters/">NASA Space Mission posters</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xoxhDk-hwuo">Package Thief vs Glitter Bomb Trap</a></p> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong>Neal</strong>- <a href= "https://www.snopes.com/fact-check/scientist-vaccine-jailed/">Was a Scientist Jailed?</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV Special: Vaccines Did Not Cause Rachel's Autism
<p>Vaccine scientist, pediatrician, and autism dad Peter Hotez talks about his new book, <em>Vaccines Did Not Cause Rachel's Autism</em>.</p> <p>Host: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello" rel= "noopener">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href= "https://twitter.com/PeterHotez?ref_src=twsrc%5Egoogle%7Ctwcamp%5Eserp%7Ctwgr%5Eauthor"> Peter Hotez</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href="http://www.microbe.tv/contribute" rel= "payment">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href= "https://www.bcm.edu/people/view/peter-hotez-m-d-ph-d/b1846a47-ffed-11e2-be68-080027880ca6"> Peter Hotez</a> at Baylor College of Medicine</li> <li><a href= "https://twitter.com/PeterHotez?ref_src=twsrc%5Egoogle%7Ctwcamp%5Eserp%7Ctwgr%5Eauthor"> Peter Hotez</a> on Twitter</li> <li><a href="https://amzn.to/2S55zNC"><em>Vaccines Did Not Cause Rachel's Autism</em></a> (Amazon)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 525: The A Bee Cs of bee viruses
<p>Michelle Flenniken joins TWiV to talk about honeybees and the work of her laboratory on honeybee viruses.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello" rel= "noopener">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href="http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker" rel="noopener">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href= "http://plantsciences.montana.edu/directory/faculty/1524085/michelle-flenniken"> Michelle Flenniken</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href="http://www.microbe.tv/contribute" rel= "payment">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>MSU <a href="http://www.montana.edu/pollinators/">Pollinator Health Center</a></li> <li>Honeybee <a href= "https://drive.google.com/open?id=10vbkbZXDEwCfPjxzC_rKbU6l8T66eXYn"> antiviral defenses</a> (Sci Rep)</li> <li>The buzz about <a href= "https://journals.plos.org/plospathogens/article?id=10.1371/journal.ppat.1005757"> honeybee viruses</a> (PLoS Path)</li> <li>Recently identified <a href= "https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2214574517300755?via%3Dihub"> bee viruses</a> (Curr Op Insect Sci)</li> <li>Videos on <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xAlk_L_IMLY">honey bee research</a>at MSU, <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hjueIScI9G4">honey bee pathogens</a>, <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NGpbb87wpOA&feature=youtu.be">honey bee pathogen detection</a> (YouTube)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Michelle -</strong> <a href= "https://www.ted.com/talks/anand_varma_a_thrilling_look_at_the_first_21_days_of_a_bee_s_life"> First 21 days of a bee's life</a>; <a href= "https://www.npr.org/series/423302056/hidden-brain">NPR's Hidden Brain</a>; <a href= "https://www.biorxiv.org/content/early/2018/02/05/257667.full.pdf+html"> <em>Varroa destructor </em>triggers deformed wing virus in bees</a><strong><br /> Brianne -</strong> <a href="https://flunearyou.org/#!/">Flu Near You</a><strong><br /> Alan</strong> - <a href= "https://www.skypeascientist.com/">Skype a Scientist</a> program<br /> <strong>Rich</strong>- <a href= "https://voyager.jpl.nasa.gov/news/details.php?article_id=112">NASA's Voyager 2 Probe Enters Interstellar Space</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong>- <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2017/09/11/science/bees-pollinators-insects.html?smid=nytcore-ios-share">Which ones are bees?</a> And <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2016/12/02/science/bees-pollen-senses.html"> What it feels like to be a bee</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - <a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-018-20427-9">Fecal sequencing</a> and <a href="https://amzn.to/2UJ8sp0"><em>Vaccines did not cause Rachel's autism</em></a> by Peter Hotez</p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 524: Slicing and dicing with Raul
<p>Raul Andino joins Vincent and Amy to talk about the finding that a cricket paralysis virus protein restricts RNA-based immunity in insects by regulating the activity and stability of the Argonaute protein.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello" rel= "noopener">Vincent Racaniello</a> and <a href= "http://twitter.com/amyvirologist">Amy Rosenfeld</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href="https://andino.ucsf.edu/">Raul Andino</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href="http://www.microbe.tv/contribute" rel= "payment">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-138-riscy-business-with-raul-andino/"> TWiV 138: RISCy business with Raul Andino</a></li> <li><a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-33-live-in-philly/">TWiV 33: Live in Philly</a></li> <li>Viral protein <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30308158">restricts insect immunity</a> (Cell Host Micr)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Amy</strong> - <a href= "http://www.insectropolis.com/">Insectropolis</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong>- <a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-018-07545-0">Genome-edited baby</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 523: Virology in Zürich
<p>At the University of Zürich, Vincent speaks with virologists Cornel Fraefel, Urs Greber, and Silke Stertz about their careers and their work on AAV2, adenovirus entry, and influenza virus.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello" rel= "noopener">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href= "https://www.vetvir.uzh.ch/en/Research/Virology/Experimental-Virology.html"> Cornel Fraefel</a>, <a href= "https://www.imls.uzh.ch/en/research/Greber.html">Urs Greber</a>, and <a href= "https://www.virology.uzh.ch/de/research/gstertzd.html">Silke Stertz</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href="http://www.microbe.tv/contribute" rel= "payment">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>AAV2 and HSV1 <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28515305">co-infections</a> (J Virol)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5512256/">Movies</a> of HeLa Fucci cells (J Virol)</li> <li>Cathepsin W and <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26060270">influenza virus entry</a> (mBio)</li> <li><a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26413745">Plaque 2.0</a> (PLoS One)</li> <li><a href="https://youtu.be/SiS0plM4i9k">Video of this episode</a> (YouTube)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 522: Readers of the lost ORF
<p>The TWiVsters review isolation of a naturally occurring DNA virus from fruit flies, and the cell-type specific function of a small transmembrane protein encoded in an open reading frame upstream of the enterovirus polyprotein.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello" rel= "noopener">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://www.parasiteswithoutborders.com/" rel="noopener">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href="http://www.microbe.tv/contribute" rel= "payment">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-018-07545-0">Genome-edited</a> babies (Nature)</li> <li>Second <a href= "https://www.technologyreview.com/the-download/612484/a-second-crispr-pregnancy-is-already-under-way-claims-rogue-chinese-scientist/"> CRISPR pregnancy</a>? (MIT Tech Rev)</li> <li><a href= "https://journals.plos.org/plospathogens/article/file?id=10.1371/journal.ppat.1007050&type=printable"> Naturally occurring</a> DNA virus of <em>Drosophila </em>(PLoS Path)</li> <li>Upstream protein coding region in enterovirus genome</li> <li>We <a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2846865">missed it</a> in 1988! (J Virol)</li> <li><a href="http://microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-522-letters">Letters read</a> on TWiV 522</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Alan</strong> - $40 internationally standard <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?reload=9&v=9mAcJRFfAL0">cup of tea</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong>- <a href= "https://mars.nasa.gov/insight/">Mars InSight Mission</a><br /> <strong>Dickson</strong>- <a href= "https://www.nybg.org/event/holiday-train-show/">New York Botanical Garden Train Show</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong>- <a href= "https://www.diyphotography.net/these-are-the-finalists-of-2018-comedy-wildlife-photography-awards-and-theyre-hilarious/">Comedy wildlife photo awards finalists</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - <a href= "https://twitter.com/gillibrandny/status/1067533607441440768">Senator Gillibrand calls for funding AFM research</a> and our <a href= "https://crowdfund.columbia.edu/project/9241">Crowdsourcing of EV-D68 research</a></p> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong>Fernando -</strong> <a href= "https://amzn.to/2Ud8Xrc"><em>Pathfinders</em></a> by Felipe Fernández-Armesto; <a href= "https://amzn.to/2U5NRed"><em>Erebus</em></a> by Michael Palin</p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 521: Spitting in the Allee
<p>Team TWiV cover the discovery of another giant virus from 30,000 year old Siberian permafrost, and how viral aggregation accelerates the production of new infectious viruses and increases fitness, demonstrating an Allee effect.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello" rel= "noopener">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://www.parasiteswithoutborders.com/" rel="noopener">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>,  <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href="http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker" rel="noopener">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href="http://www.microbe.tv/contribute" rel= "payment">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href="http://bit.ly/micromssm">PhD and postdoctoral programs</a> at Dept of Microbiology, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai</li> <li>30,000 year old <a href= "http://www.pnas.org/content/112/38/E5327.short"><em>Mollivirus sibericum</em></a> (PNAS)</li> <li>Aggregating viruses <a href= "https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S096098221831073X"> promotes early replication</a> (Curr Biol)</li> <li><a href="http://microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-521-letters">Letters read</a> on TWiV 521</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne -</strong> <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2018/11/19/health/vaccines-poverty.html">Why don't we have vaccines against everything?</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong>- <a href= "https://goldengloberace.com/">Golden Globe Race</a><br /> <strong>Dickson</strong>- <a href="https://amzn.to/2P0gndm"><em>The Anatomy of Figure Drawing</em>by Robert Demarest</a> and <a href= "http://people.wku.edu/charles.smith/chronob/ALLE1885.htm">Warder Clyde Allee</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong>- <a href= "https://kottke.org/18/11/the-moon-is-flipped-upside-down-in-the-southern-hemisphere">Orientation of the moon’s appearance, Southern Hemisphere</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - <a href= "http://www.virology.ws/2018/11/20/paul-has-measles/">Paul has Measles in English and Spanish</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 520: This old mouse
<p>The TWiVidae review universal influenza vaccines that are in clinical trials, and discovery of an atypical parvovirus that causes chronic kidney disease in middle aged, immunocompromised laboratory mice.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello" rel= "noopener">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://www.parasiteswithoutborders.com/" rel="noopener">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/">Rich Condit</a>,  <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href="http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker" rel="noopener">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href="http://www.microbe.tv/contribute" rel= "payment">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href="http://bit.ly/micromssm">PhD and postdoctoral programs</a> at Dept of Microbiology, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai</li> <li><a href= "http://www.imperial.ac.uk/study/pg/medicine/molecular-biology/">MSc program </a>Molecular Biology and Pathology of Viruses, Univ College London</li> <li><a href="https://amzn.to/2yXWL4i">Virology Comics</a> on sale (Amazon)</li> <li><a href= "https://naturalhistory.si.edu/exhibits/outbreak/">Outbreak</a> at the Smithsonian</li> <li>NIAID strategic plan for <a href= "https://www.niaid.nih.gov/news-events/niaid-unveils-strategic-plan-developing-universal-influenza-vaccine"> universal influenza vaccine</a></li> <li>Fauci article on <a href= "https://academic.oup.com/jid/advance-article/doi/10.1093/infdis/jiy103/4904047"> universal influenza vaccine</a> (J Inf Dis)</li> <li>Severe <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/flu/about/season/flu-season-2017-2018.htm">2017-18 flu season</a> (CDC)</li> <li>Progress on <a href= "https://www.the-scientist.com/news-opinion/first-universal-flu-vaccine-to-enter-phase-3-trial-65073?utm_campaign=TS_DAILY%20NEWSLETTER_2018&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=67417406&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-9nJDXa1YlLFXR4lw5JMywWxBscKuSC2I4oCZ_4B1xWklyyYJ6FpaLozILhBZJqpfjS90pYARAET3WIgfXmJOu6XsueDQ&_hsmi=67417406"> universal influenza vaccine</a> (The Scientist)</li> <li><a href= "http://www.virology.ws/2018/10/10/influenza-vaccine-is-safe-for-those-with-egg-allergies/"> Influenza vaccine is safe for those with egg allergies</a></li> <li><a href= "https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0092867418310298"> Atypical parvovirus</a>drives mouse kidney disease (Cell)</li> <li><a href= "https://cvrblog.myportfolio.com/visible-viruses-ar-app?fbclid=IwAR2KKgX5i3fVeKOp7RHyuZZ_q_wX1eO2HNK-xyBIbyqAshVT1t8sd8SY7CY"> Contagious Thinking: Visible Viruses AR app</a></li> <li><a href="http://microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-520-letters">Letters read</a> on TWiV 520</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks 1:17:24</h3> <p><strong>Brianne -</strong> <a href= "https://www.statnews.com/2018/11/15/nebula-genomics-offers-free-dna-sequencing/"> Nebula Genomics: a new start-up offering free genome sequencing (with a catch)</a><br /> <strong>Alan</strong>- GRE scores are <a href= "https://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0206570">poor predictor</a>of degree completion<br /> <strong>Rich</strong>- <a href= "https://www.sciencemill.org/">The Science Mill</a>(<a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ryexPahYMoc&feature=youtu.be">video</a>)<br /> <strong>Dickson</strong>- <a href= "https://teachmeanatomy.info/head/cranial-nerves/">The 12 cranial nerves</a> (<a href= "https://www.mnemonic-device.com/medical/cranial-nerves/on-old-olympus-towering-top-a-fin-a-german-viewed-a-hop/">mnemonic</a>)<br /> <strong>Kathy</strong>- <a href= "https://www.nap.edu/catalog/24994/sexual-harassment-of-women-climate-culture-and-consequences-in-academic">NAS report on Sexual Harassment of Women (free pdf)</a> <a href= "https://www.nap.edu/visualizations/sexual-harassment-iceberg/">Iceberg figure</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - <a href= "https://amzn.to/2RWmgKy"><em>The Tangled Tree </em>by David Quammen</a> and <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twievo/twievo-37/">TWiEVO #37</a></p> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong>Mark</strong>- <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/flu/weekly/usmap.htm">Weekly US Map: Influenza Summary</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 519: Fishing for viruses in senile
<p>The TWiVomers review a potential role for herpes simplex virus type 1 as a cause of Alzheimer's Disease, including the finding that amyloid-beta acts as an antiviral by enveloping virus particles.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello" rel= "noopener">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://www.parasiteswithoutborders.com/" rel="noopener">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/">Rich Condit</a>, and <a href="http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker" rel= "noopener">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href="http://www.microbe.tv/contribute" rel= "payment">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href="https://amzn.to/2yXWL4i">Virology Comics</a> on sale (Amazon)</li> <li>Clinical Trial: <a href= "https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03282916?term=herpes&cond=Alzheimer+Disease&cntry=US&rank=1"> antiviral for AD</a></li> <li>HHV6 and HHV7 transcripts in AD brain (<a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-505/">TWiV 505</a>)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fnagi.2018.00324/full"> HSV1 in AD</a> (Front Ag Neuro)</li> <li><a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29488144">Taiwan cohort study</a> on antivirals and AD (Neurother)</li> <li><a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15602731">HSV1 antibodies</a> in CSF (J Med Virol)</li> <li>HSV1 induces <a href= "https://reader.elsevier.com/reader/sd/pii/S0896627318305269?token=49DF168BF5F4D781CEC72A7AAD013910B93D008E70488A8470FCF2B43B7CCC2E6E62EBE1E7EF0578EC0204EE0948ED48"> amyloid-beta fibrillization</a> (Neuron)</li> <li><a href= "https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Amyloid_plaques_alzheimer_disease_HE_stain.jpg"> Image credit</a></li> <li><a href="http://microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-519-letters">Letters read</a> on TWiV 519</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne -</strong> <a href= "https://www.amazon.com/Z-Man-Games-ZM7101-Pandemic/dp/B00A2HD40E">Pandemic (board game)</a><br /> <strong>Alan</strong>- <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AWJwvPdsb70&feature=youtu.be">The Shortwave Radio Audio Archive</a> (<a href= "http://spectrumarchive.org/">site</a>and <a href= "https://shortwavearchive.com/">blog</a>)<br /> <strong>Rich</strong>- <a href= "http://southseas.nla.gov.au/index_maps.html">James Cook's First Pacific Voyage, 1768-1771 (interactive map)</a><br /> <strong>Dickson</strong>- <a href= "https://www.instagram.com/the_scientist_magazine/">The Scientist on Instagram</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - <a href= "https://stateoftheworldsfungi.org/">State of the World’s Fungi</a></p> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong>David</strong>- <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2018/10/25/magazine/bruno-latour-post-truth-philosopher-science.html"> Bruno LaTour</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 518: Hershey's viruses
<p>Vincent travels to Penn State College of Medicine in Hershey, PA to speak with Nick and Leslie about their careers and their work on human cytomegalovirus and retroviruses.</p> <p>Host: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello" rel= "noopener">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href= "https://cancer.psu.edu/researchers/individual/-/researcher/5B6500F63D7238DBE0540010E056499A/nicholas-buchkovich-phd"> Nicholas Buchkovich</a> and <a href= "https://pennstate.pure.elsevier.com/en/persons/leslie-parent">Leslie Parent</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href="http://www.microbe.tv/contribute" rel= "payment">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>HIV-1 gag <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8139035">membrane binding domain</a> (J Virol)</li> <li><a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11891341">Nuclear experience</a> for gag (PNAS)</li> <li>Gag in <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23135726">nucleolus</a> (J Virol)</li> <li>YB-1 for <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24501406">retrovirus assembly</a> (J Virol)</li> <li>HCMV controls <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17942541">BiP levels</a> (J Virol)</li> <li>HCMV <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20739513">regulates La</a> (J Virol)</li> <li>Inhibition of HCMV by <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27795424">modulating syntaxin 5</a> (J Virol)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29618648">Non-envelopment role for ESCRT-III</a> during HCMV infection (J Virol)</li> <li><a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/7636991">Late retroviral budding</a> function (J Virol)</li> <li><a href="https://amzn.to/2Dht9mB"><em>Grit </em>by Angela Duckworth</a></li> <li><a href="https://amzn.to/2qrCI9P"><em>The Scientists</em></a> by John Gribbin</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 517: Just in time for Halloween
<p>Brianne and Vincent tackle two studies that utilize infectious viruses to examine zoonotic potential of Bombali virus, a new ebolavirus from an insectivorous species in Sierra Leone, and a human mumps-like virus from an African flying fox in DRC.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello" rel= "noopener">Vincent Racaniello</a> and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker" rel="noopener">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href="http://www.microbe.tv/contribute" rel= "payment">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>Pan American Society for Clinical Virology <a href= "https://www.pascv.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1128200">San Diego</a> and <a href= "https://www.pascv.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1129155">Houston</a> Regional Meetings</li> <li>It's not SARS 2.0 (<a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-364/">TWiV 364</a>)</li> <li>Bats out of hell (<a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-183-bats-out-of-hell/">TWiV 183</a>)</li> <li><a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30150734">Bombali virus</a>, a new Ebolavirus (Nat Micro)</li> <li><a href= "http://www.virology.ws/2018/02/22/nonlethal-ebolavirus-infections/"> Asymptomatic</a> Ebolavirus infections (virology blog)</li> <li>Bat-borne <a href= "https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2211124718314487?via%3Dihub"> mumps virus</a> (Cell Rep)</li> <li><a href= "https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Epomophorus#/media/File:Epomophorus_wahlbergi1.jpg"> Image credit</a></li> <li><a href="http://microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-517-letters">Letters read</a> on TWiV 517</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne -</strong> <a href= "https://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2018/10/afm-polio-like-illness-thats-paralyzing-children/573982/"> Ed Yong on AFM</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - <a href= "http://gogglesoptional.com/">Goggles Optional</a> podcast (especially <a href= "http://gogglesoptional.com/episode-243-viral-podcasts-and-primary-colors/"> #243</a>)</p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 516: HUSH little virus, don't you transcribe
<p>Lonya and Jeremy take the TWiV team beTWIXt primate immunodeficiency virus proteins Vpx and Vpr and how they counteract transcriptional repression of proviruses by the HUSH complex.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello" rel= "noopener">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://www.parasiteswithoutborders.com/" rel="noopener">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/">Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href="http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker" rel="noopener">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href= "http://www.lubanlab.org/people/current/leonid-yurkovetskiy/">Leonid Yorkovetskiy</a> and <a href="http://www.lubanlab.org/">Jeremy Luban</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href="http://www.microbe.tv/contribute" rel= "payment">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>Pan American Society for Clinical Virology <a href= "https://www.pascv.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1128200">San Diego</a> and <a href= "https://www.pascv.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1129155">Houston</a> Regional Meetings</li> <li>Vpr and Vpx <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30297740">counter HUSH</a> (Nat Micro)</li> <li>Vpr and Vpx <a href= "https://www.biorxiv.org/content/biorxiv/early/2018/04/03/293001.full.pdf"> counter HUSH</a> (bioRxiv version)</li> <li>Schematic of <a href= "https://www.cimr.cam.ac.uk/research/principal-investigators/principal-investigators-i-p/lehner"> HUSH complex</a> (Lehner lab)</li> <li>Olive colobus monkey <a href= "https://alltheworldsprimates.org/VideoPlayer.aspx?lname=Procolobus%20verus&primateId=508"> sound credit</a></li> <li>Image credit: William (Ted) Diehl</li> <li><a href="http://microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-516-letters">Letters read</a> on TWiV 516</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne -</strong> <a href= "https://amzn.to/2CXW9iX"><em>The Chimp and the River</em></a> by David Quammen<br /> <strong>Rich</strong>- <a href= "https://www.gutenberg.org/files/8106/8106-h/8106-h.htm">James Cook’s First Voyage Journal</a> (<a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-zeINPovI4Q">20 sec Google Earth summary</a>)<br /> <strong>Kathy</strong>- High resolution Antarctica map <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2018/09/07/science/antarctica-map-rema.html"> NYTimes</a> <a href= "http://data.pgc.umn.edu/maps/antarctica/pgc/20/pdf/">46MB Maps</a> (<a href="https://www.pgc.umn.edu/data/rema/">more info</a> and 43 tb maps)<br /> <strong>Dickson</strong>- <a href= "https://www.nationalgeographic.com/magazine/2018/10/jellyfish-species-reproduction-feeding-ocean/?cmpid=org=ngp::mc=crm-email::src=ngp::cmp=editorial::add=sunstills_20181014::rid=20017695455&user.testname=none"> Jellyfish</a><br /> <strong>Jeremy -</strong> <a href= "https://amzn.to/2R4LpSR">Pictorial Guide to Living Primates</a>; <a href="https://alltheworldsprimates.org/Home.aspx">All The World's Primates</a><strong><br /></strong><strong>Lonya</strong>- <a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=29891865">Chougui et al.</a> HIV-2/SIV Vpx counters HUSH<br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - <a href= "https://www.researchamerica.org/">Research!America</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 515: When virus is in retrograde
<p>The TWiV team notes the passing of Tom Steitz, an outbreak of acute flaccid myelitis in the US, a continuing Ebola virus outbreak in DRC, respiratory vaccinia due to inhalation of ground up rabbit skin, and how a human papillomavirus capsid protein directs virus-containing endosomes towards the nucleus.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello" rel= "noopener">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://www.parasiteswithoutborders.com/" rel="noopener">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href="http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker" rel="noopener">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href="http://www.microbe.tv/contribute" rel= "payment">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>Sea Phages <a href= "https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov_pubmed_29208718&d=DwMGaQ&c=G2MiLlal7SXE3PeSnG8W6_JBU6FcdVjSsBSbw6gcR0U&r=o4snVIQZ0CVuLGpZvqFOP4ToVfgjBKFWQW4Gx6mIfA4&m=-2afi1f8HWA8MwYhmKCiMTrXw8fIQh-d5e-sdRVy_Jg&s=9eRWSmsAdxuWaSlqFCrG89HqRt7Gid6v5VNSnZDpDyc&e="> program</a> and <a href="http://www.hhmi.org/SEA">application materials</a></li> <li><a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2018/10/10/obituaries/thomas-a-steitz-dead.html"> Tom Steitz</a>, 78 (NY Times)</li> <li><a href= "http://www.cidrap.umn.edu/news-perspective/2018/10/states-and-cdc-probe-reports-rare-poliolike-symptoms-kids"> AFM outbreak</a>, US (CIDRAP)</li> <li>AFM <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/acute-flaccid-myelitis/afm-surveillance.html">surveillance</a> (CDC)</li> <li><a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29959591">Acute Flaccid Paralysis and Enteroviral Infections</a> (Curr Inf Dis Rep)</li> <li>EV-D68 <a href= "https://www.biorxiv.org/content/early/2017/07/10/161778">neurotropism</a> (bioRxiv)</li> <li><a href= "http://www.cidrap.umn.edu/news-perspective/2018/10/new-ebola-cases-underscore-beni-outbreak-epicenter"> Ebola virus outbreak</a>continues in DRC (CIDRAP)</li> <li>Vaccinia virus <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30218816?dopt=Abstract">respiratory infection</a> (Int J Inf Dis)</li> <li>HPV L2 penetrates endosome, <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30122350">brings virus retro</a> (Cell)</li> <li><a href="http://microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-515-letters">Letters read</a> on TWiV 515</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne -</strong> <a href= "https://www.mcny.org/exhibition/germ-city">Germ City-Microbes and the Metropolis Museum Exhibition</a><strong><br /> Alan</strong>- Nikon 2018 <a href= "https://www.nikonsmallworld.com/galleries/2018-small-world-in-motion-competition"> Small World in Motion</a> competition<br /> <strong>Kathy</strong>- <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WYBzbxIfuKs">Ion Torrent Sequencing (video)</a><br /> <strong>Dickson</strong>- <a href= "https://www.nobelprize.org/prizes/economics/2018/summary/">2018 Nobel Prizes Economics</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong>- <a href= "https://bigthink.com/surprising-science/the-spilhaus-projection-ocean-maps">Ocean-centric map</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - Intelligence Matters Podcast: <a href= "https://www.cbsnews.com/news/niaids-anthony-fauci-nature-is-potentially-the-worst-bioterrorist/">Anthony Fauci on threats from epidemics</a></p> <h3>Listener Picks</h3> <p><strong>Gonsalo</strong> - Cells at Work (<a href= "https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cells_at_Work">Manga</a>, <a href= "https://www.crunchyroll.com/cells-at-work">Anime</a>)</p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 514: Staying below the ADAR
<p>The TWiVumvirate reviews this years crop of Nobel Prizes, and how cells prevent leakage of mitochondrial double-stranded RNA into the cytoplasm, which would otherwise lead to the production of interferon.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello" rel= "noopener">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://www.parasiteswithoutborders.com/" rel="noopener">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, and <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/">Kathy Spindler</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href="http://www.microbe.tv/contribute" rel= "payment">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>Sea Phages <a href= "https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov_pubmed_29208718&d=DwMGaQ&c=G2MiLlal7SXE3PeSnG8W6_JBU6FcdVjSsBSbw6gcR0U&r=o4snVIQZ0CVuLGpZvqFOP4ToVfgjBKFWQW4Gx6mIfA4&m=-2afi1f8HWA8MwYhmKCiMTrXw8fIQh-d5e-sdRVy_Jg&s=9eRWSmsAdxuWaSlqFCrG89HqRt7Gid6v5VNSnZDpDyc&e="> program</a> and <a href="http://www.hhmi.org/SEA">application materials</a></li> <li>Plant biologists <a href= "https://www.the-scientist.com/news-opinion/two-plant-biologists-penalized-by-cnrs-in-france-64893">penalized by CNRS</a> (The Scientist)</li> <li>2018 Nobel Prize in Medicine (<a href= "https://www.nobelprize.org/uploads/2018/10/press-medicine2018.pdf">pdf</a>)</li> <li>2018 Nobel Prize in Chemistry (<a href= "https://www.nobelprize.org/uploads/2018/10/advanced-chemistryprize-2018.pdf">pdf</a>)</li> <li>2018 Nobel Prize in Physics (<a href= "https://www.nobelprize.org/uploads/2018/10/advanced-physicsprize2018.pdf">pdf</a>)</li> <li>2018 Nobel <a href= "https://www.nobelprize.org/prizes/peace/2018/press-release/">Peace Prize</a> (Nobel)</li> <li><a href= "http://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-018-0363-0">Mitochondrial dsRNA</a> triggers IFN (Nature)</li> <li><a href="http://microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-514-letters">Letters read</a> on TWiV 514</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks 1:28:33</h3> <p><strong>Alan</strong>- <a href= "https://www.compoundchem.com/">Compound Interest</a> chemistry graphics<br /> <strong>Kathy</strong>- Writing letters of recommendation <a href= "https://csw.arizona.edu/sites/default/files/avoiding_gender_bias_in_letter_of_reference_writing.pdf"> Guidelines</a> <a href= "http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/10.1177/0957926503014002277">Trix & Psenka</a> <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2572075/">Schmader et al.</a> <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=19916666">Madera et al.</a><br /> <strong>Dickson</strong>- <a href= "https://www.google.com/search?q=japan+fireworks&client=firefox-b-1&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwiF1MHRhfDdAhUGmuAKHa2sDf0Q_AUIDigB&biw=1368&bih=1193"> Japan Fireworks</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - <a href= "https://gameoftcells.medicine.wisc.edu/">The Game of T-Cells</a> and Apple Park <a href= "https://www.flickr.com/photos/51130204@N04/sets/72157700052292491/with/44792639351/"> Lego</a></p> <h3>Listener Picks</h3> <p><strong>Steve</strong> - <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/user/TheFunsuman/videos">Shomu's Biology</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 513: Double-stranded in Belgium
<p>From the 13th International Symposium on dsRNA viruses in Belgium, Vincent speaks with Harry Greenberg about his career and his work on rotaviruses, noroviruses, hepatitis B virus, and influenza virus.</p> <p>Host: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello" rel= "noopener">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href= "https://profiles.stanford.edu/harry-greenberg">Harry Greenberg</a></p> <p>Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href="http://www.microbe.tv/contribute" rel= "payment">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href="https://kuleuvencongres.be/dsRNA2018">13th dsRNA Virus Symposium</a></li> <li><a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/4184114">Hepatitis</a>in blood donors (Lancet)</li> <li><a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/950957">Interferon treatment</a>of hepatitis B (NEJM)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/4530281"><em>Mycoplasma</em>mutants</a>in volunteers (PNAS)</li> <li><a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/97364">Norwalk virus infection</a>of chimpanzees (J Med Virol)</li> <li><a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/6264442">Rotavirus rescue</a>by reassortment (PNAS)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/12620793">Cold-adapted</a>influenza vaccine (Virol)</li> <li>Rotavirus <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22677178">correlates of protection</a>(Curr Opin Virol)</li> <li>Rotavirus vaccine and <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21675894">intussusception</a>(NEJM)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 512: Flexuous SUMO wrestlers
<p>Anne Simon joins the TWiV team to talk about plant viruses, including plum pox virus that devastates nut and stone fruit trees, and a geminivirus protein that regulates viral DNA synthesis.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello" rel= "noopener">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://www.parasiteswithoutborders.com/" rel="noopener">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker" rel="noopener">Brianne Barker</a>, and <a href="https://twitter.com/annealiz1">Anne Simon</a></p> <p>Click arrow to play<br /> Download <a href= "http://traffic.libsyn.com/twiv/TWiV512.mp3">TWiV 512</a> (62 MB .mp3, 103 min)<br /> Subscribe (free): <a href= "http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=300973784" target="_blank" rel="noopener">iTunes</a>, <a href= "https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cDovL3R3aXYubWljcm9iZXdvcmxkLmxpYnN5bnByby5jb20vdHdpdg%3D%3D" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Google Podcasts</a>, <a href= "http://twiv.microbeworld.libsynpro.com/twiv" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">RSS</a>, <a href="http://eepurl.com/Gcw59" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">email</a></p> <p>Become a <a href="http://www.microbe.tv/contribute" rel= "payment">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>Support Viruses <a href= "https://ww2.grc.org/contributions/contribution.aspx?v1=12501">Gordon Conference</a>3:38</li> <li><a href="https://viralzone.expasy.org/48">Potyvirus</a> (ViralZone)</li> <li><a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plum_pox">Plum pox</a> (Wikipedia)</li> <li><a href= "http://msue.anr.msu.edu/news/history_biology_and_management_of_the_plum_pox_virus"> History, biology, management</a> of plum pox (Mich St Ext)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.businessinsider.com/gmo-controversy-beginning-fruit-2017-6"> Papaya ring spot virus</a> (Bus Man)</li> <li><a href="https://viralzone.expasy.org/109">Geminivirus</a> (ViralZone)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29950424">Geminivirus rep</a> impairs PCNA SUMOylation (J Virol)</li> <li><a href="https://viralzone.expasy.org/">Image credit</a></li> <li><a href="http://microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-512-letters">Letters read</a> on TWiV 512</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne </strong>-  <a href= "https://journals.plos.org/plosbiology/article?id=10.1371/journal.pbio.2006643">Why are so many genes unstudied?</a> (<a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2018/09/18/science/why-your-dna-is-still-uncharted-territory.html?rref=collection%2Fbyline%2Fcarl-zimmer&action=click&contentCollection=undefined&region=stream&module=stream_unit&version=latest&contentPlacement=1&pgtype=collection">Zimmer</a>and <a href= "https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2018/09/the-popularity-contest-of-human-genes/570586/"> Yong</a>)<br /> <strong>Alan </strong>- <a href= "https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMcibr1808725">Unveiling the RNA World</a><br /> <strong>Rich </strong>- <a href= "https://www.cnn.com/2018/08/25/opinions/spaghetti-mystery-feynman-lincoln/index.html?no-st=1537540815"> Spaghetti mystery solved</a> (<a href= "http://www.pnas.org/content/early/2018/08/09/1802831115">PNAS paper</a>)<br /> <strong>Dickson </strong>- <a href= "https://www.nationalgeographic.com/films/science-fair/">Science Fair</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - <a href= "http://www.virology.ws/2018/09/18/a-phd-lab-coat-ceremony/">A PhD Lab Coat Ceremony</a></p> <h3>Listener Picks</h3> <p><strong>Stephen </strong>- <a href= "https://www.skepticalraptor.com/skepticalraptorblog.php/flu-vaccine-myths-epic-rant-mark-crislip/"> Flu vaccine myth rant by Crislip</a><br /> <strong>Jolene </strong>- Research Matters in <a href= "http://collections.plos.org/research-matters">PLoS Path</a> and <a href="http://collections.plos.org/research-matters-biology">PLoS Biology</a><br /> <strong>Nicholas </strong>- <a href= "https://charitymiles.org/">Charity Matters app</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 511: Accessory found guilty in DC
<p>Ned Landau joins the TWiV team to discuss restriction of HIV replication by SAMHD1, and a viral antagonist that can be used to produce a dendritic cell vaccine.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello" rel= "noopener">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://www.parasiteswithoutborders.com/" rel="noopener">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/"> Rich Condit</a>, and <a href="http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker" rel="noopener">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href= "https://med.nyu.edu/microbiology-parasitology/faculty/landau-lab-microbiology"> Ned Landau</a></p> <p>Become a <a href="http://www.microbe.tv/contribute" rel= "payment">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>Support Viruses <a href= "https://ww2.grc.org/contributions/contribution.aspx?v1=12501">Gordon Conference</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/west-nile-virus/">TWiV #1</a>24 September 2008</li> <li>SAMHD1 <a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/ni.2236">restricts HIV-1 replication</a> (Nature)</li> <li>SAMHD1 restricts <a href= "http://www.retrovirology.com/content/10/1/26">diverse retroviruses</a> (Retrovirology)</li> <li>Vpx degradation of SAMHD1 <a href= "https://jvi.asm.org/content/89/10/5701">independent of uncoating</a> (J Virol)</li> <li><a href="http://www.nature.com/articles/gt201261">Transduction of myeloid cells</a> with Vpx vector (Gene Ther)</li> <li><a href="http://microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-511-letters">Letters read</a> on TWiV 511</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne</strong>- <a href= "http://bbarkerdrew.com/immunology-course/">Online Immunology Course</a><br /> <strong>Alan</strong>- <a href= "http://www.bacteriabuilder.co.uk/">Bacteria Builder</a><br /> <strong>Rich</strong>- <a href= "https://www.improbable.com/ig/winners/#ig2018">2018 Ig Nobel Prizes</a><br /> <strong>Dickson</strong>- <a href= "https://amzn.to/2NjjUaC"><em>Between Fear and Hope</em></a><br /> <strong>Ned</strong> - <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29211708">HUSH silencing of transposons</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - <a href= "http://www.sciencemag.org/news/2018/09/european-science-funders-ban-grantees-publishing-paywalled-journals"> Paywall publishing ban</a> (<a href= "https://www.scienceeurope.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/cOAlitionS_Preamble.pdf">Schlitz statement</a>); <a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-018-01642-w">Curry</a> on <a href="https://sfdora.org/">DORA</a></p> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong>Steve</strong>- <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NBFFa9Tc12c">Paywall: Business of Scholarship</a> and <a href= "https://amzn.to/2NL9Erf"><em>Biohazard</em></a><br /> <strong>Islam</strong>- <a href= "https://twitter.com/petersuber/status/1039183605740785664">Peer review Twitter post</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 510: Retroviruses at Cold Spring Harbor
<p>Vincent and Dickson travel to the 44th Retrovirus meeting at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratories, where they speak with John Coffin, Stephen Hughes, Ya-Chi Ho, and Matt Takata about the meeting and their work on HIV-1.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello" rel= "noopener">Vincent Racaniello</a> and <a href= "http://www.parasiteswithoutborders.com/" rel="noopener">Dickson Despommier</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href= "http://sackler.tufts.edu/Faculty-and-Research/Faculty-Profiles/John-Coffin-Profile" target="_blank" rel="noopener">John Coffin</a>, <a href= "https://ccr.cancer.gov/HIV-DRP-Retroviral-Replication-Laboratory/stephen-h-hughes" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Stephen Hughes</a>, <a href= "https://medicine.yale.edu/micropath/people/ya-chi_ho.profile">Ya-Chi Ho</a>, and <a href= "https://www.linkedin.com/in/matthew-takata-b6421286/" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">Matt Takata</a></p> <p>Become a <a href="http://www.microbe.tv/contribute" rel= "payment">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>Cold Spring Harbor <a href= "http://meetings.cshl.edu/Retro18">Retrovirus Meeting 2018</a></li> <li>Retroviruses and cranberries (<a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-320/">TWiV 320</a>)</li> <li>Identical proviruses in <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28328934">HIV-1 reservoir</a> (PLoS Path)</li> <li>Measuring <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24799684">HIV-1 latency</a> (PNAS)</li> <li><a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28953888">CG dinucleotide suppression</a> is host defense (Nature)</li> <li>Timestamps by <a href="http://www.twitter.com/jrrmicro" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">Jolene</a>. Thanks!</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 509: 41,103 bases under the sea
<p>The TWiV team considers whether those who can do, can't teach, and newly discovered viruses of planarians and <em>Aplysia </em>with the largest RNA genomes.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello" rel= "noopener">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://www.parasiteswithoutborders.com/" rel="noopener">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href="http://www.turbidplaque.com/">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/" rel= "noopener">Kathy Spindler</a> and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker" rel="noopener">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Become a <a href="http://www.microbe.tv/contribute" rel= "payment">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>Support Viruses <a href= "https://ww2.grc.org/contributions/contribution.aspx?v1=12501">Gordon Conference</a></li> <li>KNAW <a href="http://www.knaw.nl/beijerinck-prizes">Beijerinck Prize</a></li> <li><a href= "http://wmdcenter.ndu.edu/Portals/97/Documents/Publications/Articles/Bioterrorism-and-Biocrimes.pdf"> <em>Bioterrorism and Biocrimes</em></a> by Seth Carus (free pdf)</li> <li><a href= "http://ndupress.ndu.edu/Media/News/Article/1270572/a-short-history-of-biological-warfare-from-pre-history-to-the-21st-century/"> <em>History of Biological Warfare</em></a> by Seth Carus (free)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2018/08/25/opinion/sunday/college-professors-experts-advice.html"> Those Who Can Do, Can't Teach</a> (NYTimes)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.biorxiv.org/content/early/2018/04/11/299776">Planarian</a> nidovirus (bioRxiv)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.biorxiv.org/content/early/2018/04/24/307678"><em>Aplysia</em></a> nidovirus (bioRxiv)</li> <li><a href= "https://sites.google.com/site/davidbirdscience/Home/courses/zoology/day-10-planarian-lab"> Image credit</a></li> <li><a href="http://microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-509-letters">Letters read</a>on TWiV 509</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Brianne</strong>- <a href= "https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/capital-weather-gang/wp/2018/08/28/climate-change-switchboard-shows-every-country-on-the-planet-turning-red-hot/?noredirect=on&utm_term=.f3553a04b926">Climate change visualization</a><br /> <strong>Alan</strong>- <a href= "https://anovaculinary.com/">Anova</a> sous vide cooker<br /> <strong>Dickson</strong>- <a href= "https://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/images/Event/92344/fire-season-in-the-western-united-states"> Fire season in western US</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong>- <a href= "https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GRD-xvlhGMc">Sunscreen in UV</a> and <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xp6bxCh_p7c">The Projector Illusion</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - <a href= "https://library.ias.edu/files/UsefulnessHarpers.pdf">The Usefulness of Useless Knowledge</a></p> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong>River</strong>- <a href= "http://www.news-gazette.com/opinion/columns/2018-08-05/george-will-the-conscience-the-present.html"> The Conscience of the Present</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 508: Bioweapon
<p>Jens returns to present a brief history of bioweapons, with a focus on the program in the Soviet Union, the largest ever undertaken, and his experience working in the decommissioned Soviet bioweapons laboratory known as Vector.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://www.parasiteswithoutborders.com/" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">Kathy Spindler</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href= "https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=o4Z4fJoAAAAJ&hl=en" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Jens Kuhn</a></p> <p>Become a <a href="http://www.microbe.tv/contribute" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href="http://www.nature.com/articles/423678a" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">Russia's Bioweapons Labs</a> (Nature)</li> <li><a href="https://archive.org/details/BioBook4" target="_blank" rel="noopener"><em>Medical Aspects of Biological Warfare</em></a></li> <li><a href="https://amzn.to/2PHDISS" target="_blank" rel= "noopener"><em>The Soviet Biological Weapons Program</em></a> by Leitenberg, Zilinskas, Kuhn</li> <li><a href="https://amzn.to/2oafR1r" target="_blank" rel= "noopener"><em>Biological Threats in the 21st Century</em></a> by Lentzos</li> <li><a href="https://amzn.to/2wd5z58" target="_blank" rel= "noopener"><em>Bioterrorism and Biocrimes</em></a> by W. Seth Carus</li> <li><a href="https://www.nature.com/articles/436628a" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">Russia's Secret Weapons</a> (Nature)</li> <li><a href="http://www.nature.com/articles/423678a" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">Image credit</a></li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Jens -</strong> <a href= "http://www.vibrantsea.net/nudibranchs.html" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">Nudibranchs</a>, <a href= "http://www.anapsid.org/beastly.html" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">Beastly Garden</a>, large nidovirus (<a href= "https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__www.biorxiv.org_content_early_2018_04_11_299776&d=DwMFAg&c=G2MiLlal7SXE3PeSnG8W6_JBU6FcdVjSsBSbw6gcR0U&r=o4snVIQZ0CVuLGpZvqFOP4ToVfgjBKFWQW4Gx6mIfA4&m=YqoUOIPf1Y2uDZHrJ8_4ksCIFx962uOvafYTxCIu_xY&s=fFBmjMnTI3w5jqvQWIEFABPUxOSJxBdEkf2T-RY0ab8&e=" target="_blank" rel="noopener">one</a>, <a href= "https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__www.biorxiv.org_content_early_2018_04_24_307678&d=DwMFAg&c=G2MiLlal7SXE3PeSnG8W6_JBU6FcdVjSsBSbw6gcR0U&r=o4snVIQZ0CVuLGpZvqFOP4ToVfgjBKFWQW4Gx6mIfA4&m=YqoUOIPf1Y2uDZHrJ8_4ksCIFx962uOvafYTxCIu_xY&s=HGEcIhl0dCPMp7Tgw4gnzlW-1DhhzKSrdQsR_Sa8nQk&e=" target="_blank" rel="noopener">two</a>)<strong><br /> Rich - </strong><a href= "https://www.dallasnews.com/news/science-medicine/2018/05/25/living-inside-canister-dallas-polio-survivor-one-people-left-us-using-iron-lung">Living inside a canister</a><strong><br /> Dickson -</strong> <a href= "http://science.sciencemag.org/content/early/2018/06/27/science.aat0636" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Global rivers and streams</a><strong><br /></strong><strong>Kathy - </strong><a href="http://www.microbe.tv/twim/twim-181/">TWiM 181 Dr. Warhol’s Periodic Table of Microbes</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - <a href= "https://ajph.aphapublications.org/doi/10.2105/AJPH.2018.304567" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Twitter Bots and Russian Trolls Amplify Vaccine Debate</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 507: The fusion of form and function
<p>The TWiV team discuss the biology of Ebola viruses, and how localization of the membrane proteins of vaccinia virus drive function: the fusion machinery sits at the tips of virions, and binding proteins are at the sides.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://www.parasiteswithoutborders.com/" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href= "http://www.turbidplaque.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">Kathy Spindler</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Become a <a href="http://www.microbe.tv/contribute" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>Support <a href= "https://ww2.grc.org/contributions/contribution.aspx?v1=12501" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Viruses & Cells Gordon Conference</a></li> <li><a href="https://naturalhistory.si.edu/exhibits/outbreak/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Outbreak</a> at the Smithsonian</li> <li><a href="http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-501/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Outbreak</a> (TWiV 501)</li> <li>Latest <a href= "http://www.who.int/ebola/situation-reports/drc-2018/en/" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">Ebola virus outbreak</a>, DRC (WHO)</li> <li>Summary of <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/history/chronology.html" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">Ebola virus outbreaks</a> (CDC)</li> <li>Ebola virus <a href= "https://talk.ictvonline.org/ictv-reports/ictv_9th_report/negative-sense-rna-viruses-2011/w/negrna_viruses/197/filoviridae" target="_blank" rel="noopener">nomenclature</a> (ICTV)</li> <li>Ebola virus <a href= "https://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/history/distribution-map.html" target="_blank" rel="noopener">distribution map</a> (CDC)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.biorxiv.org/content/early/2018/07/01/360073" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">Polarization</a> of vaccinia virus membrane proteins (bioRxiv)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.gofarmcoop.org/blog-posts/categories/farm-fresh-features" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Image credit</a></li> <li><a href="http://microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-507-letters" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">Letters read</a> on TWiV 507</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Alan -</strong> <a href= "https://www.puzzledescapegames.com/">Puzzled Escape Games</a><strong><br /> Rich - </strong><a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2018/upshot/election-2016-voting-precinct-maps.html#10.95/30.143/-97.851/117743">An Extremely Detailed Map of the 2016 Election</a><strong><br /> Dickson -</strong> <a href= "https://www.nasa.gov/content/goddard/parker-solar-probe" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">Parker Solar Probe</a><strong><br /></strong><strong>Kathy - </strong><a href= "http://dinosaurpictures.org/ancient-earth#240">Ancient earth globe</a> and connected <a href= "http://dinosaurpictures.org/">Dinosaur database</a><strong><br /> Brianne</strong> - <a href= "http://science.sciencemag.org/content/361/6397/22">STEMM education should get HACD</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - <a href= "https://www.nytimes.com/2018/08/16/nyregion/nyu-free-tuition-medical-school.html?h_sid=714aeac233-5a942adc99604e15b73dbc02" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Free tuition for all NYU medical students</a></p> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong>Heather</strong>- <a href= "https://www.gofarmcoop.org/blog-posts/categories/farm-fresh-features" target="_blank" rel="noopener">GoFarm blog</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV Special: David Tuller is PACEman
<p>David Tuller returns to provide an update of his investigative work to expose the methodological and ethical problems with the PACE trial for ME/CFS.</p> <p>Host: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Guest: <a href="http://www.twitter.com/davidtuller1" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">David Tuller</a></p> <p>Become a <a href="http://www.microbe.tv/contribute" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href= "https://www.statnews.com/2018/07/19/chronic-fatigue-syndrome-insurers-disability/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Article</a>by Lubet and Tuller (STAT)</li> <li>David's <a href= "http://www.virology.ws/2018/04/25/trial-by-error-goodbye-australia-and-two-updates/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Australian trip</a> (virology blog)</li> <li>Sir Simon scores <a href= "http://www.virology.ws/2018/06/18/trial-by-error-sir-simon-scores-an-own-goal/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">own goal</a> (virology blog)</li> <li><a href= "http://www.virology.ws/2018/07/16/trial-by-error-the-contentless-editors-note-about-the-lightning-process-trial/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Lightning process</a> (virology blog)</li> <li>Letter to <a href= "http://www.virology.ws/2018/07/11/trial-by-error-my-letter-to-the-science-and-technology-committee/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Parliament</a> (virology blog)</li> <li>Crowdfunding is not <a href= "http://www.virology.ws/2018/04/16/trial-by-error-guest-post-crowdfunding-david-tuller-is-not-a-conflict-of-interest/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">conflict of interest</a> (virology blog)</li> <li>Open letter to <a href= "http://www.virology.ws/2018/08/13/trial-by-error-open-letter-to-the-lancet-version-3-0/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Lancet 3.0</a> (virology blog)</li> <li>Mayo <a href= "http://www.virology.ws/2018/08/06/trial-by-error-mayo-still-champions-get/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">still champions GET</a> (virology blog)</li> <li><a href="https://me-pedia.org/wiki/File:David_tuller.jpg" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Image Credit</a></li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 506: A Cafeteria full of jelly rolls
<p>The TWiVniks explain how the three-dimensional structure of the giant Cafeteria roenbergensis virus suggests a new mode of assembly, and the apparent elimination of dengue fever in an Australian city by release of mosquitoes harboring <em>Wolbachia</em>.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://www.parasiteswithoutborders.com/" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href= "http://www.turbidplaque.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Alan Dove</a>, and <a href="http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Become a <a href="http://www.microbe.tv/contribute" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>Support <a href= "https://ww2.grc.org/contributions/contribution.aspx?v1=12501" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Viruses & Cells Gordon Conference</a></li> <li>New DRC Ebola <a href= "http://outbreaknewstoday.com/drc-ebola-strain-current-outbreak-distinct-last-outbreak-74920/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">strains distinct</a> (Outbreak News)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.the-scientist.com/news-opinion/experimental-ebola-vaccinations-to-resume-in-democratic-republic-of-congo-64610?utm_campaign=TS_DAILY%20NEWSLETTER_2018&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=65023625&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-8NvxA5YxBUbEkjBrsnRZR3v0wxiLmcgxQTg6rvpuqfLyW7OHgpDXZZUGP_KA8Dx5fLLcgQL_RlAsGI7R76wEGDBLRnFw&_hsmi=65023625" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Immunizations</a> for new DRC Ebola outbreak (The Scientist)</li> <li>Structure of <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28710447" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">Cafeteria roenbergensis virus</a> (Sci Rep)</li> <li>Chuan (River) Xiao <a href="http://utminers.utep.edu/cxiao/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">laboratory</a></li> <li><a href="http://utminers.utep.edu/cxiao/#4" target="_blank" rel="noopener">CroV movies</a></li> <li><a href="https://gatesopenresearch.org/articles/2-36/v1" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Scaled deployment</a> of <em>Wolbachia</em>(Gates Open Res)</li> <li><a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p05zfl70" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">In the wake</a> of Wakefield (BBC)</li> <li><a href="http://microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-506-letters" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">Letters read</a> on TWiV 506</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Alan - </strong><a href= "http://www.bu.edu/today/2018/ebola-research-begins-at-neidl/">Ebola research begins</a> at the NEIDL<strong><br /> Dickson -</strong> <a href= "https://pixels.com/profiles/science-photo-library.html" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">Science Photo Library</a><strong><br /> Brianne</strong> - <a href= "http://www.sciencemag.org/news/2018/07/liquid-water-spied-deep-below-polar-ice-cap-mars">First liquid water (underground lake) found on Mars</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - <a href= "https://nyti.ms/2mWMDT8" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Thirty years ago, we could have saved the planet</a></p> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong>Edmund</strong>- <a href= "https://www.ihmc.us/stemtalks/" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">STEM talk</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 505: Rosebola
<p>The TWiV hosts review persistence of Ebola virus after the end of the Liberian outbreak, and the potential role of two herpesviruses in the pathogenesis of Alzheimer's disease.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://www.parasiteswithoutborders.com/" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href= "http://www.turbidplaque.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Rich Condit</a>, <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">Kathy Spindler</a> and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Become a <a href="http://www.microbe.tv/contribute" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>Support <a href= "https://ww2.grc.org/contributions/contribution.aspx?v1=12501" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Viruses & Cells Gordon Conference</a></li> <li>Trump picks <a href= "https://www.the-scientist.com/news-opinion/president-trump-picks-meteorologist-to-lead-ostp-64598?utm_campaign=TS_DAILY%20NEWSLETTER_2018&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=64924537&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-8czBCjJfA0y8hTDujHNA-GQfGCjwr4oIuD34s9gUPSl9YpT3vKJj5jMXgfc27zSky-ZMLlzlS7GEmOcAShyOHku67QXw&_hsmi=64924537" target="_blank" rel="noopener">science advisor</a> (Scientist)</li> <li>Hendra vaccine: no effect on <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29399777" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">horses racing</a> (Aust Vet J)</li> <li><a href= "https://www.thelancet.com/journals/laninf/article/PIIS1473-3099(18)30417-1/fulltext" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Persistence</a> of Ebola virus (Lancet Inf Dis)</li> <li>New <a href= "https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2018/08/02/new-ebola-outbreak-kills-20-drc-just-nine-days-health-workers/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Ebolavirus outbreak</a> (Telegraph)</li> <li>Alzheimer's disease and <a href= "https://www.cell.com/neuron/fulltext/S0896-6273(18)30421-5" target="_blank" rel="noopener">herpesviruses</a> (Neuron)</li> <li>Herpesviruses, <a href= "https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0896627318305269?via%3Dihub" target="_blank" rel="noopener">beta-amyloid</a> and Alzheimer's disease (Neuron)</li> <li><a href="http://microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-505-letters" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">Letters read</a> on TWiV 505</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Alan - </strong><a href= "https://impossiblefoods.com/">Impossible Burger</a><strong><br /> Rich - </strong><a href= "https://youtube.com/watch?v=fP3Xecbjslo&feature=youtu.be">SpaceX Just Sent Algae to the ISS, Here's How It'll Power Deep Space Missions</a><strong><br /> Dickson -</strong> <a href= "http://newsroom.ucla.edu/stories/unexpected-intersection-art-science-UCLA-Jonsson-Cancer-Center" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Art and Science Intersection</a> (<a href= "https://www.marinabaysands.com/museum.html" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">Art Science Museum</a>)<strong><br /> Brianne</strong> - <a href= "https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-018-05838-y">Why it is not a 'failure' to leave academia</a><br /> <strong>Kathy</strong>- <a href= "http://nightflight.com/isao-hashimotos-animation-showing-the-number-of-nuclear-explosions-since-the-end-of-world-war-ii/">2003 video history of nuclear explosions 1945 - 1998</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - Revisionist History <a href= "http://revisionisthistory.com/episodes/28-the-imaginary-crimes-of-margit-hamosh">Episode 8</a> and <a href= "http://revisionisthistory.com/episodes/29-strong-verbs-short-sentences"> Episode 9</a></p> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong>Mark</strong>- TWIV bingo (<a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/TWiV_Bingo3_475x586.png" target="_blank" rel="noopener">png</a>)</p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 504: Flying foxes and barking pigs
<p>The TWiVerinos discuss Nipah virus and the recent outbreak in India, and the first cast of polio in Papua New Guinea in 18 years.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://www.parasiteswithoutborders.com/" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href= "http://www.turbidplaque.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "http://www.twitter.com/BioProfBarker" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">Brianne Barker</a></p> <p>Become a <a href="http://www.microbe.tv/contribute" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>Support <a href= "https://ww2.grc.org/contributions/contribution.aspx?v1=12501" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Viruses & Cells Gordon Conference</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-501/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">TWiV 501: Outbreak</a></li> <li><a href="http://jcm.asm.org/content/56/6/e01875-17.long" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Nipah virus</a> infection (JCM)</li> <li>Anatomy of an <a href= "https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/kerala/anatomy-of-an-outbreak-how-kerala-handled-the-nipah-virus-outbreak/article24060538.ece" target="_blank" rel="noopener">outbreak</a> (The Hindu)</li> <li><a href= "https://now.tufts.edu/articles/do-we-need-worry-about-nipah-virus" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Do we need to worry </a>about Nipah virus? (Tufts Now)</li> <li>Nipah virus infection <a href= "https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/eid/article/7/3/01-7312-t1" target="_blank" rel="noopener">of bats</a> (EID)</li> <li>Papua New Guinea <a href= "http://www.virology.ws/2018/06/27/papua-new-guinea-is-no-longer-polio-free/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">no longer polio-free</a> (virology blog)</li> <li>WHO polio <a href= "http://polioeradication.org/who-we-are/strategy/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">endgame</a> (polioeradication)</li> <li><a href="http://microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-504-letters" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">Letters read</a> on TWiV 504</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Alan -</strong> <a href= "https://blog.aopa.org/aopa/2018/07/09/glaciers-of-the-rockies/">Glaciers of the Rockies</a> aerial photos<strong><br /> Rich - </strong><a href= "https://iss-casis.org/press-releases/spacex-crs-15-mission-overview/">SpaceX CRS-15 mission to the space station</a>(<a href= "https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/SpaceX_CRS-15">wiki</a>)<strong><br /> Dickson -</strong> <a href= "https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/milky-ways-black-hole-provides-long-sought-test-of-einsteins-general-relativity/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Test of Einstein's theory of relativity</a><strong><br /> Brianne</strong> - <a href="https://biorender.io/" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">biorender</a><br /> <strong>Vincent</strong> - <a href= "https://www.asm.org/index.php/asm-video-on-demand/events-videos/item/7391-true-or-false-the-5-second-rule-sterile-urine-contaminated-tootbrushes-in-the-bathroom" target="_blank" rel="noopener">True or False? with Michael Schmidt</a></p> <h3>Listener Pick</h3> <p><strong>Jolene</strong>- <a href= "https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2018/04/25/dogs-cannot-get-autism-british-veterinary-association-warns/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Dogs cannot get autism</a></p> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 503: The greening of TWiV
<p>Vincent, Rich and Kathy travel to ASV 2018 at the University of Maryland to speak with Svetlana Folimonova and Anne Simon about their work on viruses that infect plants.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">Kathy Spindler</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href= "https://plantpath.ifas.ufl.edu/faculty/svetlana-folimonova/profile/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Svetlana Folimonova</a> and <a href= "https://twitter.com/Annealiz1" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Anne Simon</a></p> <p>Become a <a href="http://www.microbe.tv/contribute" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href="http://simona065.wixsite.com/simon-lab" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">Simon</a> laboratory</li> <li><a href= "https://plantpath.ifas.ufl.edu/faculty/svetlana-folimonova/profile/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Folimonova</a> laboratory</li> <li>CTV <a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27743959" target="_blank" rel="noopener">superinfection exclusion</a> (Virol)</li> <li><a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28750323" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">3'-CITEs</a> in viral genome (J Virol)</li> <li><a href="https://youtu.be/Ug3ksg8Aksw" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">Video</a> of this episode (YouTube)</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 502: Texas road phage
<p>The TWiV team travels to Texas A&M University, home of the Center for Phage Technology, where they speak with Ry Young and Jason Gill about their work on viruses that infect bacteria.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://www.turbidplaque.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">Kathy Spindler</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href= "https://animalscience.tamu.edu/people/gill-jason/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Jason Gill</a> and <a href= "https://biochemistry.tamu.edu/people/young-ry/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Ry Young</a></p> <p>Become a <a href="http://www.microbe.tv/contribute" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href="https://cpt.tamu.edu/" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">Center for Phage Technology</a> at TAMU</li> <li>Personalized <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28807909" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">phage therapy</a> (PNAS)</li> <li>Phage for <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29348539" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">biolipid extraction</a> (Sci Rep)</li> <li>Viral protein <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28894177" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">antibiotic</a> (Nat Micro)</li> <li><em>Acinetobacter </em><a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29298884" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">phage depolymerase</a> (J Virol)</li> <li>Structure of <a href= "https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29078304" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">phage Qβ</a> (PNAS)</li> <li><a href="https://youtu.be/WcmUBXBm8oM" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">Video</a> of this episode (YouTube)</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 501: Outbreak
<p>Vincent visits the Smithsonian Institution and speaks with Sabrina Sholts, Jon Epstein, and Ed Niles about the exhibit Outbreak: Epidemics in a Connected World.</p> <p>Host: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Vincent Racaniello</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href= "https://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=2&ved=0ahUKEwiWyIufrY_cAhUrhOAKHR_GAToQFggvMAE&url=https%3A%2F%2Ftwitter.com%2Fsabrinabsholts%3Flang%3Den&usg=AOvVaw3o3GWG0OyhGflZhQEs6mYz" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Sabrina Sholts</a>, <a href= "https://twitter.com/@EpsteinJon" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">Jon Epstein</a>, and <a href= "http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-120/" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">Ed Niles</a></p> <p>Become a <a href="http://www.microbe.tv/contribute" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li><a href="https://qrius.si.edu/expert/sabrina-sholts" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">Sabrina Sholts</a></li> <li><a href= "https://www.ecohealthalliance.org/personnel/dr-jonathan-epstein-2" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Jonathan Epstein</a></li> <li>EcoHealth Alliance</li> <li><a href="https://naturalhistory.si.edu/exhibits/outbreak/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Outbreak</a> at the Smithsonian</li> <li><a href= "https://www.asm.org/index.php/ceo-blog/item/7287-asm-partners-with-smithsonian-on-outbreak-epidemics-in-a-connected-world" target="_blank" rel="noopener">ASM partners</a> with Smithsonian (bLog Phase)</li> <li>Vincent as <a href= "https://amhistory.si.edu/polio/virusvaccine/pgenome.htm" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">museum object</a> (AMNH)</li> <li><a href="https://youtu.be/lz2OzA5DcTQ" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">Video</a> of this episode (YouTube)</li> </ul> <p>Intro music is by <a href="http://www.ronaldjenkees.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Ronald Jenkees</a>.</p> <p>Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv</p>
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TWiV 500: Keep virology weird
<p>The entire TWiV team visits The University of Texas in Austin to record episode #500 with guests Jinny Suh, Jason McClellan, and Jon Huibregtse.</p> <p>Hosts: <a href= "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_Racaniello" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Vincent Racaniello</a>, <a href= "http://www.parasiteswithoutborders.com/" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">Dickson Despommier</a>, <a href= "http://www.turbidplaque.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Alan Dove</a>, <a href= "http://www.mgm.ufl.edu/faculty/faculty-home-pages/condit-richard-c/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Rich Condit</a>, and <a href= "https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spindler-lab/" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">Kathy Spindler</a></p> <p>Guests: <a href="http://www.immunizetx.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Jinny Suh</a>, <a href= "https://www.mclellanlab.org/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Jason McClellan</a>, and <a href= "http://thehuibregtselab.wixsite.com/the-huibregtse-lab" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">Jon Huibregtse</a></p> <p>Become a <a href="http://www.microbe.tv/contribute" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">patron</a> of TWiV!</p> <h3>Links for this episode</h3> <ul> <li>A big list of <a href= "http://www.lewismackenzie.science/blog-1/2017/2/1/a-big-list-of-science-podcasts" target="_blank" rel="noopener">science podcasts</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.immunizetx.com/" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">Immunize Texas</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.mclellanlab.org/" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">McClellan Lab</a></li> <li><a href= "http://thehuibregtselab.wixsite.com/the-huibregtse-lab" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">Huibregtse Lab</a></li> <li>John Ring LaMontagne <a href="https://cid.utexas.edu/" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">Center for Infectious Disease</a></li> <li><a href="https://youtu.be/wzTNzYmYG_U" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">Video of this episode</a> (YouTube)</li> </ul> <h3>Weekly Science Picks</h3> <p><strong>Alan -</strong> <a href= "https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00248-018-1191-3">The Airplane Cabin Microbiome</a><strong><br /> Rich - </strong><a href="http://cepi.net/">Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI)</a>(<a href= "https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Coalition_for_Epidemic_Preparedness_Innovat