TWiV 349: One ring to vaccinate them all

August 9, 2015

vsv plateHosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, and Rich Condit

Vincent, Alan and Rich explain how to make a functional ribosome with tethered subunits, and review the results of a phase III VSV-vectored Ebolavirus vaccine trial in Guinea.

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Timestamps by Jennifer. Thanks!

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Alan – Above and Beyond
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Vincent – Stuxnet virus (Wired, YouTube)

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One comment on “TWiV 349: One ring to vaccinate them all

  1. Chris Aug 11, 2015

    I am glad to see that you are not giving NVIC any credence. That is a nice change from six years ago, where it seemed you did not know much about it. Thank you very much.

    I really loved the rant.

    (by the way, the link in my old comment is now broken, but is archived at the Wayback Machine)