The un-encapsidated TWiV Humans discuss finding hepatitis D virus-related sequences in birds and snakes, and fatal swine acute diarrhoea syndrome caused by a coronavirus of bat origin.
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Links for this episode
- European Virus Archive 4:21
- ASV early bird registration ends 15 May, 6:25
- FDA approves Dengvaxia 10:34
- Divergent hepatitis D-like agent in birds (Viruses) 21:18
- Novel deltavirus in snakes (mBio) 30:19
- SADS-coronavirus in piglets (Nature) 47:22
- Hosts and sources of endemic human coronaviruses (Adv Virus Res) 1:16:21
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- Letters read on TWiV 546 7:30, 1:19:15
- Timestamps by Jolene. Thanks!
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Weekly Science Picks 1:42:11
Alan – Plots of Data visualization tool
Rich – How to control the brain; Meet UF Physician Kelly Foote, MD
Dickson – Oceanix
Kathy – Iceproofing large structures
Vincent – Neanderthal Man: In Search of Lost Genomes by Svante Paabo
Johyne – NYTimes Mag Lab (sorry, no link)
Sheena – History of Vaccines by NPR
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