Ted and Welkin inform the TWiV team how the evolution of ancient retroviruses can be inferred by studying their sequences in the genomes of modern mammals, and join in a discussion of virus dispersal during different methods for drying hands.
Links for this episode
- More fun than a monkey full of viruses (TWiV 122)
- Tracking ancient retrovirus evolution in mammals (eLife) 9:30
- Virus dispersal during hand drying (J Appl Micro) 1:30:50
- More than you wanted to know about hand drying (one, two, three, four, five, six) 1:35:50
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