Vincent, Alan, Dickson, and Kathy discuss how the innate immune response to viral infection influences the production of pluripotent stem cells, and the diverse mobilome of giant viruses.
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Links for this episode:
- TWiV 206 transcript (pdf)
- Innate immunity and nuclear reprogramming (Cell)
- Viruses affect cell reprogramming (The Scientist)
- Cell-penetrating peptides (Trends Mol Med)
- Provirophages and transpovirons (PNAS)
- Organic Lake photo and map
- Letters read on TWiV 206
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