TWiV 530: Quiet please!

January 13, 2019

Retroviral silencingSteve Goff returns to TWiV to discuss the work of his laboratory on how retroviral genomes are silenced in infected cells.

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Dickson DespommierAlan Dove, and Kathy Spindler

Guest: Steve Goff

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🎼 They’ll histone you when you start to transcribe,
And they’ll histone you just for tryin’ to get by,
So be careful when you uncoat your genome,
‘Cause everybody must histone.

Links for this episode

Weekly Science Picks 57:00, 1:27:39

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Kathy – Portmanteaux and A.Word.A.Day
Vincent – Curioscity
SteveAlice and Bob Meet the Wall of Fire

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Chaim – Tony Fauci on getting your flu vaccine (mp3)

Intro music is by Ronald Jenkees.

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