TWiV 378: Herpes plays DUBstep

February 28, 2016

herpes headphonesHosts: Vincent RacanielloDickson DespommierAlan Dove, and Kathy Spindler

Guests: Greg Smith and Mark Fuccio

Greg Smith joins the TWiVirate to reveal how his lab discovered a switch that controls herpesvirus neuroinvasion, and then we visit the week’s news about Zika virus.

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This episode is sponsored by 32nd Clinical Virology Symposium and Microbe Magazine Podcast 4:30, 1:13:00

Timestamps by Jennifer. Thanks!

Weekly Science Picks 1:42:10

Alan – Science byline counting project
Dickson – Bill Nye on climate change
Vincent – Zdziarski’s blog of things (Apple’s motion to vacate)
Greg – Atlas, the next generation
Kathy – Sources of Chaco wood
MarkHow Dogs Love Us by Gregory Berns

Listener Pick

Bohdan – The real reason for brains

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