This Week in Virology

TWiV is a weekly netcast about viruses - the kind that make you sick. Brought to you by four university professors and a science writer.

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episode 650: Virology is infinite


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.


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   2h2m
 
 

episode 649: Ohio State viral


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.


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   1h45m
 
 

episode 648: Life is for learning


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...


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   2h55m
 
 

episode 647: Testing is our way out of this crisis


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.


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   1h54m
 
 

episode 646: Virocentricity II with Eugene Koonin


From the NIH campus (recorded February 2019) Vincent and Rich meet with Eugene Koonin to discuss his theories on the evolutionary origins of viruses.


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   1h55m
 
 

episode 645: Lions and tigers and zookeepers (oh my)


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.


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   2h43m
 
 

episode 644: Don't let perfect be the enemy of good


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,...


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   1h55m
 
 

episode 643: Bernie Moss, the real Poxdoc


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.


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   1h51m
 
 

episode 642: Bringin' in 50 keys of spike mRNA


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.


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   2h39m
 
 

episode 641: COVID-19 with Dr. Anthony Fauci


Dr. Anthony Fauci joins TWiV to discuss SARS-CoV-2 transmission, testing, immunity, pathogenesis, vaccines, and preparedness.


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   36m