TWiM 11: Chickens, antibiotics, and asthma

July 13, 2011


Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Michael Schmidt, Margaret McFall-Ngai, and Elio Schaechter.

On episode #11 of the podcast This Week in Microbiology, Vincent, Margaret, Michael and Elio review the presence of extended spectrum beta-lactamase genes in chicken meat and in humans, and a beneficial effect of Helicobacter pylori colonization on the development of allergen-induced asthma.

Download TWiM #11 (50 MB, .mp3, 73 minutes).

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One comment on “TWiM 11: Chickens, antibiotics, and asthma

  1. Mike Dula Jan 13, 2020

    Hi there guys. I’m a fan of TWIM, but I listen from earlier episodes first, working my way up to the recent.

    Is there a way to get the transcripts from episode 11 of TWiM? If it’s not a nuisance for you guys.