Vincent, Alan, and Kathy discuss how coagulation factor X binding to adenovirus activates the innate immune system, and a novel polyomavirus associated with brain tumors in raccoons.
TWiV 154: Symbiotic safecrackers
- October 23, 2011
- Tagged as: bacteria, commensal, IL-10, lipopolysaccharide, lps, microbiota, MMTV, poliovirus, retrovirus, symbiotic, TLR4, TLR7, viral, virology, virus
Vincent, Alan, and Rich are very enthusiastic about two studies that show how gut bacteria help viral invaders.