TWiV 349: One ring to vaccinate them all

August 9, 2015

vsv plateHosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, and Rich Condit

Vincent, Alan and Rich explain how to make a functional ribosome with tethered subunits, and review the results of a phase III VSV-vectored Ebolavirus vaccine trial in Guinea.

Click arrow to play
Download TWiV 349 (80 MB .mp3, 111 min)
Subscribe (free): iTunesRSSemail

Links for this episode

This episode is sponsored by ASM GAP 3:25

Timestamps by Jennifer. Thanks!

Weekly Science Picks 1:40:35

Alan – Above and Beyond
Rich
 – DSCOVR (Dark moon side crossing Earth)
Vincent – Stuxnet virus (Wired, YouTube)

Listener Pick of the Week

Konrad – Stated Clearly

Send your virology questions and comments (email or mp3 file) to twiv@microbe.tv

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

One comment on “TWiV 349: One ring to vaccinate them all

  1. Chris Aug 11, 2015

    I am glad to see that you are not giving NVIC any credence. That is a nice change from six years ago, where it seemed you did not know much about it. Thank you very much.

    I really loved the rant.

    (by the way, the link in my old comment is now broken, but is archived at the Wayback Machine)

Content on this site is licensed by Microbe TV, LLC under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License