TWiV 431: Niemann-Pick of the weak

March 5, 2017

Kusama pumpkin NaoshimaHosts: Vincent RacanielloDickson Despommier, Alan DoveRich Condit, and Kathy Spindler

The TWiVirions reveal bacteriophage genes that control eukaryotic reproduction, and the biochemical basis for increased Ebolavirus glycoprotein activity during the recent outbreak.

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