TWiV 559: Nectin connection what's your infection?
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. Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Dickson Despommier, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, Kathy Spindler, and Brianne Barker Subscribe (free): iTunes, Google Podcasts, RSS, email Become a patron of TWiV! Links for this episode Fire Alarm at ASV Ebola outbreak sitrep(WHO) Ebola outbreak dashboard(WHO) Ebola outbreakDRC (MSF) Ebola articles at CIDRAP Ebola virus vaccine could run out(STAT news) Nectin me...
Source: This Week in Virology - MP3 Edition - August 4, 2019 Category: Virology Authors: Vincent Racaniello Source Type: podcasts

TWiV 557: Congress in Rotterdam
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. Hosts: Vincent Racanielloand Ben Berkhout Guests: Ron Fouchier, Rosina Girones, and Marie-Paule Kieny Subscribe (free): iTunes, Google Podcasts, RSS, email Become a patron of TWiV! Links for this episode ECV2019 Drift of human H2N2 viruses (J Viral) Viruses in urban sewage (Sci Tot Environ) Ebola ...
Source: This Week in Virology - MP3 Edition - July 21, 2019 Category: Virology Authors: Vincent Racaniello Source Type: podcasts

TWiV 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. Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Rich Condit, Kathy Spindler, and Brianne Barker Subscribe (free): iTunes, Google Podcasts, RSS, email Become a patron of TWiV! Links for this episode ASV 2019 European Congress of Virology 2019 ASM Clinical Virology Symposium Intel ISEF judges needed Jerard Hurwitz age 90 RIP Paul has Measles now in French (virology blog) Chinese plasma virome (Cell) Blood virome of 8000 humans (TWiV 435) MÄ›nglà filovirus f...
Source: This Week in Virology - MP3 Edition - February 3, 2019 Category: Virology Authors: Vincent Racaniello Source Type: podcasts

TWiV 528: Our annual recapsidation
In the first episode for 2019, the TWiV team reviews the amazing virology stories of the past year. Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Dickson Despommier, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, and Kathy Spindler Subscribe (free): iTunes, Google Podcasts, RSS, email Become a patron of TWiV! Links for this episode Please take the TWiV listener survey ASV 2019 Satellite Symposia Crowdfunding for EV-D68 research TWiV World Tour 2018 t-shirt (Amazon) Cool virology from 2018 Viruses behind AD? TWiV 505, TWiV 519, clinical trial one and two Wolbachia-mosquito release halts dengue (TWiV 506); World Mosq...
Source: This Week in Virology - MP3 Edition - January 6, 2019 Category: Virology Authors: Vincent Racaniello Source Type: podcasts

TWiV 505: Rosebola
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. Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Dickson Despommier, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, Kathy Spindler and Brianne Barker Become a patron of TWiV! Links for this episode Support Viruses & Cells Gordon Conference Trump picks science advisor (Scientist) Hendra vaccine: no effect on horses racing (Aust Vet J) Persistence of Ebola virus (Lancet Inf Dis) New Ebolavirus outbreak (Telegraph) Alzheimer's disease and herpesviruses (Neuron) Herpes...
Source: This Week in Virology - MP3 Edition - August 5, 2018 Category: Virology Authors: Vincent Racaniello Source Type: podcasts

TWiV 495: Influenza virus keeps its ion channel 20
The TWiVerati follow up on the Ebola virus outbreak, virulence of Ebola-Makona, and reveal how a parasitoid is revealed to hyperparasitoids, and binding of influenza virus to a calcium ion channel to mediate influenza virus entry. Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, and Kathy Spindler Become a patron of TWiV! Links for this episode ASM Microbe 2018 Support Viruses & Cells Gordon Conference Faculty positions at Icahn School of Medicine International dsRNA Virus Symposium Tracing Ebola virus contacts(CIDRAP) WHO FAQ Ebola virus vaccine(WHO) Nipah virusoutbreak (CIDRAP) Revealingparasitoid ...
Source: This Week in Virology - MP3 Edition - May 27, 2018 Category: Virology Authors: Vincent Racaniello Source Type: podcasts

TWiV 422: Watching the icosahedron drop
Hosts:  Vincent Racaniello,  Dickson Despommier,  Alan Dove,  Rich Condit, and  Kathy SpindlerThe TWiVestigators  wrap up 2016 with a discussion of the year's ten compelling virology stories. Become a  patron of TWiV!Should auld infections be forgotAnd never T-cells primed?Will cross-reacting antigensProtect the host next time?Links for this episodeRegister for ASV 2017ASM-ASV  Conference on  Interplay of Viral and Bacterial PathogensTen virology stories from 2016Zika virus (first covered in 2015,  TWiV 368)EbolavirusEukaryotic genes in Wolbachia ph...
Source: This Week in Virology - MP3 Edition - January 1, 2017 Category: Virology Authors: Vincent Racaniello Source Type: podcasts

TWiV 421: Like flies on shot
Hosts:  Vincent Racaniello,  Dickson Despommier,  Alan Dove,  Rich Condit, and  Kathy SpindlerGuest:  Nathan LettsThe TWiVnauts present another example of an infectious but replication incompetent  vaccine, an insect specific arborvirus bearing chikungunya virus structural proteins. Become a  patron of TWiV!Links for this episodeRegister for ASV 2017ASM-ASV  Conference on  Interplay of Viral and Bacterial PathogensChikungunya virus vaccine using insect virus platform (Nat Med)Ebola vaccine results (NYTimes,  paper)Letters read on TWiV 421T...
Source: This Week in Virology - MP3 Edition - December 25, 2016 Category: Virology Authors: Vincent Racaniello Source Type: podcasts

Ebola vaccine: The Lancet: December 22, 2016
Marie-Paule Kieny outlines encouraging final results of the rVSV-ZEBOV Ebola vaccine trial from Guinea. (Source: Listen to The Lancet)
Source: Listen to The Lancet - December 23, 2016 Category: General Medicine Authors: The Lancet Source Type: podcasts

TWiV 401: Vector victorious
Hosts:  Vincent Racaniello,  Dickson Despommier,  Alan Dove, and  Kathy SpindlerZika virus spreads  in the USA, a Zika virus DNA vaccine goes into phase I trials, and how mosquito bites enhance virus replication and disease, from the friendly TWiFolk Vincent, Dickson, Alan, and Kathy. Become a  patron of TWiV!Links for this episodeBeverly Griffin, 86 (1  2  3)Zika virus  in the US (CDC)Zika virus  spreading in Miami (CDC)Zika virus in  Florida (NY Times)NIH begins phase I trial of  Zika virus DNA vaccine (NIAI...
Source: This Week in Virology - MP3 Edition - August 7, 2016 Category: Virology Authors: Vincent Racaniello Source Type: podcasts

TWiV 370: Ten out of 15
Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, and Kathy Spindler The TWiVomics review ten captivating virology stories from 2015. Ten virology stories from 2015 Recoding to make vaccines and study viral functions: TWiV 351: The dengue codeTWiV 362: Gotta catch ’em all and new paper Defining the virome: TWiV 365: Blood, feuds, and a foodborne disease, TWiV 362: Gotta catch ’em all, TWiV 356: Got viruses?, TWiV 355: Baby’s first virome, TWiV 342: Public epitope #1, TWiV 323: A skid loader full of viromes Ebola outbreak wanes, vaccines tested, persistence noted: TWiV 361: Zombie v...
Source: This Week in Virology - MP3 Edition - January 3, 2016 Category: Virology Authors: Vincent Racaniello Source Type: podcasts

Ebola vaccines and a news roundup
Effective Ebola vaccines and a daily news roundup (Source: Science Magazine Podcast)
Source: Science Magazine Podcast - August 6, 2015 Category: Science Authors: Science Source Type: podcasts

Effective Ebola vaccines and a daily news roundup
Andrea Marzi discusses a vaccine that is effective against Ebola in monkeys and David Grimm talks about weigh-loss surgery, carbon suckers, and sexist HVAC. Hosted by Sarah Crespi. [Img: NIAID] (Source: Science Magazine Podcast)
Source: Science Magazine Podcast - August 6, 2015 Category: Science Authors: Science Source Type: podcasts

TWiV 335: Ebola lite
Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Dickson Despommier, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, and Kathy Spindler The TWiVumvirate discusses a whole Ebolavirus vaccine that protects primates, the finding that Ebolavirus is not undergoing rapid evolution, and a proposal to increase the pool of life science researchers by cutting money and time from grants. This episode is sponsored byASM Microbe and ICAAC/ICC Links for this episode Possible sexual transmission of Ebolavirus (MMWR) Ebolavirus whole-virus vaccine protects primates (Science) Biologically contained Ebolaviruses (PNAS) Ebolav...
Source: This Week in Virology - MP3 Edition - May 3, 2015 Category: Virology Authors: Vincent Racaniello Source Type: podcasts

Oral antivirals for HCV/HIV coinfection, stent vs medical treatment for intracranial stenosis, a preliminary postexposure Ebola vaccine, and more.
Editor's Audio Summary by Howard Bauchner, MD, Editor in Chief of JAMA, the Journal of the American Medical Association, for the March 24/31, 2015 issue (Source: JAMA: This Week's Audio Commentary)
Source: JAMA: This Week's Audio Commentary - March 24, 2015 Category: Journals (General) Authors: The JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

Ebola Vaccine After Needlestick
Interview with Mark J. Mulligan, MD, author of Emergency Postexposure Vaccination With Vesicular Stomatitis Virus-Vectored Ebola Vaccine After Needlestick (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - March 24, 2015 Category: Journals (General) Authors: The JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

TWiV 312: She sells B cells
Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Dickson Despommier, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, and Kathy Spindler The TWiVbolans discuss the finding that human noroviruses, major causes of gastroenteritis, can for the first time be propagated in B cell cultures, with the help of enteric bacteria. This episode of TWiV is brought to you by the Department of Microbiology at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Composed of over 20 virology labs, all centralized in one building in the heart of New York City, this department is a perfect fit for anyone with an interest in pursuing virus research. The Dep...
Source: This Week in Virology - MP3 Edition - November 23, 2014 Category: Virology Authors: Vincent Racaniello Source Type: podcasts

TWiV 309: Ebola email
Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Dickson Despommier, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, and Kathy Spindler The TWiVocytes answer questions about Ebola virus, including mode of transmission, quarantine, incubation period, immunity, and much more. This episode of TWiV is brought to you by the Department of Microbiology at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Composed of over 20 virology labs, all centralized in one building in the heart of New York City, this department is a perfect fit for anyone with an interest in pursuing virus research. The Department is presently looking to recruit any prospective grad...
Source: This Week in Virology - MP3 Edition - November 2, 2014 Category: Virology Authors: Vincent Racaniello Source Type: podcasts

TWiV 307: Ebola aetiology
Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, and Kathy Spindler Guest: Tara C. Smith Tara Smith joins the TWiEBOVsters to discuss the Ebola virus outbreak in west Africa, spread of the disease to and within the US, transmission of the virus, and much more.   This episode of TWiV is brought to you by the Department of Microbiology at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Composed of over 20 virology labs, all centralized in one building in the heart of New York City, this department is a perfect fit for anyone with an interest in pursuing virus research. The Department is presently looking to ...
Source: This Week in Virology - MP3 Edition - October 19, 2014 Category: Virology Authors: Vincent Racaniello Source Type: podcasts

TWiV 305: Rhymes with shinola
Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, and Kathy Spindler Vincent, Alan, and Kathy continue their coverage of the Ebola virus outbreak in West Africa, with a discussion of case fatality ratio, reproductive index, a conspiracy theory, and spread of the virus to the United States. This episode of TWiV is brought to you by the Department of Microbiology at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Composed of over 20 virology labs, all centralized in one building in the heart of New York City, this department is a perfect fit for anyone with an interest in pursuing virus research. The Department is...
Source: This Week in Virology - MP3 Edition - October 5, 2014 Category: Virology Authors: Vincent Racaniello Source Type: podcasts

TWiV 302: The sky is falling
Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Dickson Despommier, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, and Kathy Spindler The TWiVers discuss the growing Ebola virus outbreak in West Africa, and an epidemic of respiratory disease in the US caused by enterovirus D68. Links for this episode Cancer patient saved by measles virus Ebola virus genome sequences (Science) Robert Garry on Ebola outbreak Aerosol transmission WHO Ebola outbreak summary CDC Ebola outbreak page Ebola outbreak epi curve CED Ebola outbreak info graphic Ebola response roadmap (CDC) Ebola outbreak discussion...
Source: This Week in Virology - MP3 Edition - September 14, 2014 Category: Virology Authors: Vincent Racaniello Source Type: podcasts

Ebola: Is It Fair That Americans Received the Treatment?
Many are worried about a potential spread of Ebola, but another challenge is determining who would get treatment or vaccines that might prevent transmission down the road. (Source: Medscape Business of Medicine Podcast)
Source: Medscape Business of Medicine Podcast - August 21, 2014 Category: Health Management Authors: Medscape Source Type: podcasts

TWiV 297: Ebola! Don't panic
Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, and Kathy Spindler The TWiVites present an all-ebolavirus episode, tackling virology, epidemiology, and approaches to prevention and cure that are in the pipeline. Links for this episode Risks and benefits of gain-of-function experiments (mBio) Scientists for Science US Policy for oversight of DURC (pdf) US framework for guiding H5N1 transmission expts (pdf) Extra oversight for H7N9 experiments (Science) TWiV 283: No Reston for the weary Is it Ebolavirus or Ebola virus? (virology blog) Ebola virus disease update&...
Source: This Week in Virology - MP3 Edition - August 10, 2014 Category: Virology Authors: Vincent Racaniello Source Type: podcasts

TWiV 283: No Reston for the weary
Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, and Kathy Spindler Guest: Jens H. Kuhn Jens speaks with the TWiV team about filoviruses, including the recent Ebola virus outbreak in Guinea. Links for this episode Review of Zanamavir clinical trials (Brit Med J) Ebola virus disease in Guinea (NEJM) Filovirus nomenclature (virology blog) Ebola virus disease, West Africa (ProMedMail) How lethal are ebolaviruses? (virology blog) Letters read on TWiV 283 Weekly Science Picks Alan - AMNH digital special collectionsVincent - Viral entry...
Source: This Week in Virology - MP3 Edition - May 4, 2014 Category: Virology Authors: Vincent Racaniello Source Type: podcasts

Ebola vaccine's initial success
(Source: MedlinePlus: NLM Director's Comments)
Source: MedlinePlus: NLM Director's Comments - May 15, 2006 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: National Library of Medicine Source Type: podcasts

Ebola Vaccine: First Steps
(Source: MedlinePlus: NLM Director's Comments)
Source: MedlinePlus: NLM Director's Comments - May 15, 2006 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: National Library of Medicine Source Type: podcasts