The immunophiles explain how metabolic rewiring of macrophages by CpG promotes clearance of cancer cells.

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Stephanie Langel, and Cynthia Leifer

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Weekly Science Picks 1:01:30

StephPregnant Scholar
CindyAnti-vaxxers vaccinating against measles
VincentCenter for Science in the Public Interest

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The Immune team turns to chickens, which have been important in understanding the immune system, to show that infection of mature B cells is not required for the pathogenesis of Marek’s disease herpesvirus.

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Stephanie Langel, and Cynthia Leifer

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Weekly Science Picks 1:01:20

Steph7 Days Out
Cindy – Watson PBS documentary and Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory response
VincentDads can donate mitochondrial DNA and Chicken puns

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neutrophilStephanie takes the Immune team on a tour of neutrophils, the most abundant leukocytes in mammals, including tethers and slings, neutrophil rolling, and neutrophil nets.

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Stephanie Langel, and Cynthia Leifer

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Weekly Science Picks 1:14:01

Steph – Should reviewers remain anonymous?
CindyBreast Cancer Research Foundation
VincentInitiative to End Paywalls (The Scientist)

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Jim – Eat to Live (YouTube)

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Immune checkpoint inhibitorThe Immune team explains the science behind the 2018 Nobel Prizes awarded to Allison and Honjo: checkpoint immunotherapy.

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Stephanie Langel, and Cynthia Leifer

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Weekly Science Picks 1:13:25

StephImmunobites
CindyList of immunology Nobels
VincentProf. Barker’s Immunology lectures

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Topological data analysisThe Immune trifecta explores systems immunology, and its use in a study of immune system development in newborn children.

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Stephanie Langel, and Cynthia Leifer

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Weekly Science Picks 1:04:07

StephKaleidoscopean
Cindy500 women scientists
VincentNIH budget increase 2019

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ImmunomimeticCindy and Vincent describe the construction of a gene network that programs mammalian cells to detect and eliminate bacterial infections.

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello and Cynthia Leifer

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Cindy – No Tdap link to autism
Vincent
Unpaywall

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The Immune team travels to the University of Maryland for ASV 2018, where they meet up with Rebecca Lynch to explore her work on broadly neutralizing antibodies against HIV-1.

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Stephanie Langel, and Cynthia Leifer

Guest: Rebecca Lynch

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Sea Lamrpey LarvaeThe Immune team explores the variable lymphocyte receptors of jawless vertebrates, a system of immunity that parallels the structurally unrelated antibodies of jawed vertebrates.

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Stephanie Langel, and Cynthia Leifer

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Weekly Science Picks 1:20:05

Steph – Jon Yewdell on TWiV (208, 467)
CindyNo polio in Venezuela
VincentIs gaming addiction a thing?

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felt mouseThe Immune team reveals how γδ T cells that synthesize interleukin-17A regulate adipose regulatory T cell homeostasis and thermogenesis.

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Weekly Science Picks 1:10:45

StephPolycystic ovary syndrome and anti-Mullerian hormone
CindyFoldscope (Ted talk)
VincentVirology Lectures 2018

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