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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Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 1h35m. Bisher sind 670 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint wöchentlich
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TWiV #30 - A/Mexico/4108/2009 (H1N1)


Vincent, Dick, Alan, and Hamish Young focus on the new H1N1 influenza virus, which originated in swine and is likely to be the next pandemic strain.


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 2009-05-03  1h7m
 
 

TWiV #29 - Swine flu returns


Vincent, Dick, and Alan talk about insect and human dengue virus host proteins, equine vaccine for WNV and EEEV, return of swine flu to humans, spread of polio in Africa, and listener email.


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 2009-04-27  1h10m
 
 

TWiV #28 - SARS


Vincent, Dick, Alan, and Eric F. Donaldson discuss a new test for influenza H5N1, poliovirus in Minnesota, Koala retrovirus, batteries made from viruses, and SARS.


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 2009-04-19  1h14m
 
 

TWiV #27 - Leaving latency


Vincent, Dick, Alan, and Saul Silverstein consider ebolavirus needlestick accident, TLR3 and Negri bodies, college closed by norovirus gastroenteritis, hand, foot, and mouth disease in China, and exit of herpes simplex virus from latency.


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 2009-04-04  1h10m
 
 

TWiV #26 - Poxviruses


Vincent, Alan, and Rich Condit converse about MS drug Tysabri, polyomaviruses, and mefloquine, influenza vaccines for next season, and poxviruses.


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 2009-03-29  1h15m
 
 

TWiV #25 - Viral evolution


Vincent, Alan, and Luis Villarreal talk about rabies in Viet Nam and Angola, needle-stick infections with ebolavirus and West Nile virus, and viral evolution.


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 2009-03-22  1h7m
 
 

TWiV #24 - Viroids


Vincent, Alan, and Hamish Young discuss bacteriophages in viral vaccines, enteroviruses and diabetes, inhibition of Hendra and Nipah virus replication by the malaria drug chloroquine, and viroids.


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 2009-03-15  59m
 
 

TWiV #23 - Extreme virology


Vincent, Dick, and Alan review a new macaque model for HIV-1 infection, Epstein-Barr virus and multiple sclerosis, accidental release of H5N1 by a vaccine company, resistance of frogs to virus infection, and the biggest and smallest viruses.


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 2009-03-08  49m
 
 

TWiV #22 - Viral bioinformatics


Vincent and Chris Upton converse about hepatitis B in India, ribozyme-based AIDS gene therapy, antibodies that neutralize many influenza virus strains, killing tumors with vaccinia virus, rabbit myxoma virus, and the Viral Bioinformatics Resource Center.


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 2009-02-28  59m
 
 

TWiV #21 - Viruses of bacteria


Vincent, Dick, Alan, and Max Gottesman discus an unusual wasp-virus symbiosis, influenza transmission and absolute humidity, how mosquitoes survive Dengue virus infection, and viruses of bacteria.


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 2009-02-22  55m