The TWiXers discuss a study on vertical transmission of Zika virus by Aedes mosquitoes, and uncovering Earth’s virome by mining existing metagenomic sequence data.
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- Roger Tsien, 64 (UC San Diego Health) 16:15
- CDC running out of Zika money (NYTimes) 22:40
- Zika virus in Miami mosquitoes (NYTimes) 17:30
- No Zika virus in Rio Olympics (NYTimes) 25:40
- Vertical transmission of Zika virus in Aedes aegypti (AJTMH) 27:00
- Uncovering Earth’s virome (Nature) 29:30
- Image credit (Global water volume)
- Letters read on TWiV 405 4:15, 1:06:40
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