TWiV 133: The HIV hideout

May 15, 2011

Dr. Kathleen CollinsHosts: Vincent Racaniello, Rich Condit, Dickson DespommierAlan Dove, and Kathleen Collins

Vincent, Rich, Alan, and Dickson discuss the cellular reservoir of HIV-1 with Kathleen Collins, MD, PhD.

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2 comments on “TWiV 133: The HIV hideout

  1. Michael Jun 10, 2011

    BTW, Magic Johnson went to Michigan State 🙂

  2. Bruce Swanson Jul 27, 2014

    In the course of the discussion, you mention that an “AIDS denialist” had pointed out various things about HIV that had been unproven. These were not specified, however. I wonder if they might be posted here in the discussion section.