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 539: TWiV 539: Multitudes contain me


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.


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episode 538: An Iowa caucus of viruses


TWiV travels to the University of Iowa to speak with Wendy Maury and Stanley Perlman about their research on Ebolavirus entry and coronavirus pathogenesis.


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episode 537: Boundary issues


The Scholars of the Podcast reveal ribosomal proteins encoded in viral genomes, and a protein cell receptor for bat influenza viruses.


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episode 536: A flock of seagulls, a herd of seals


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.


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episode 535: Miles to go before I leak


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.


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 2019-02-17  1h36m
 
 

episode 534: Portal to the METTL


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.


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 2019-02-10  1h34m
 
 

episode 533: Recurring threads


The TWiVosophers review the Chinese plasma virome revealed by non-invasive prenatal testing, and a new filovirus genome from bats in China.


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 2019-02-03  1h51m
 
 

episode 532: Morbillivirus had a little lamb


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.


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 2019-01-27  1h38m
 
 

episode 531: Circ du RNA


Patrick Moore returns to TWiV to discuss the discovery from the Chang-Moore laboratory of circular RNAs in cells infected with herpesviruses.


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 2019-01-20  1h47m
 
 

episode 530: Quiet please!


Steve Goff returns to TWiV to discuss the work of his laboratory on how retroviral genomes are silenced in infected cells.


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 2019-01-13  1h42m