The TWiV team reviews the first FDA approved gene therapy, accidental exposure to poliovirus type 2 in a manufacturing plant, and production of a candidate poliovirus vaccine in plants.
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Links for this episode
- ASM Conference on Viral Manipulation of Nuclear Processes 3:08
- ASM Public Outreach Fellowship 5:03
- Kymriah approved (PennMed) 8:33
- CAR T cells (NCBI) 9:47
- Cost of Kymriah (NYTimes) 11:39
- Accidental exposure to poliovirus type 2 (Eurosurveill) 21:43
- GAPIII (WHO) 31:59
- Poliovaccine candidate in plants (Nat Commun) 41:15
- Vertical vaccine farm (TWiV 47) 46:11
- All picornaviruses, all the time (TWiV 425)
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- Letters read on TWiV 459 7:54, 1:03:42
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