TWiEVO 8: Everyone’s a little bit Neanderthal

June 8, 2016

Nels and VincentHosts: Nels Elde and Vincent Racaniello

Nels visits Vincent in the MicrobeTV studio in New York and talks about how key genes of the Homo sapiens innate immune response were acquired from Neanderthals.

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3 comments on “TWiEVO 8: Everyone’s a little bit Neanderthal

  1. Øystein Haarklau Johansen Jun 21, 2016

    Another excellent show, thank you both. Quick tip regarding preprint servers, if you haven’t mentioned it on any of the TwiX shows picks yet (I can’t remember it being mentioned), check out prepubmed , on, a search engine for several preprint servers, including bioRxiv. Useful resource!