Vincent and Elio discuss the reason for poor efficacy of one of the influenza virus vaccines, and using a hyperthermophilic anaerobe to produce hydrogen from fruit and vegetable wastes in seawater.
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- Glycosylation site on influenza H3N2 viruses (PNAS)
- Biohydrogen production by Thermotoga (Waste Man)
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