TWiV 533: Recurring threads

February 3, 2019

The TWiVosophers review the Chinese plasma virome revealed by non-invasive prenatal testing, and a new filovirus genome from bats in China.

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Rich ConditKathy Spindler, and Brianne Barker

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Intro music is by Ronald Jenkees.

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One comment on “TWiV 533: Recurring threads

  1. Johnye Ballenger Feb 4, 2019

    NB – Please note this communication is NOT meant for broadcast.

    Happy to welcome one and all to Cambridge. Our practice is,
    West Cambridge Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, 575 Mount Auburn Street, directly across from Mout Auburn Cemetary.. Office # is, 617-547-2093. My assistant is Rebecca Wright and our Practice Manager is Stacey Bates. My cell is 617-800-4711.

    Just let me know when you are next in town. I’d love to show you around.

    Look forward to meeting,

    Johnye Ballenger, M. D.

    Boston is 3 C (276 K), however, I’m sure, many in the streets tonight are feelng a good deal warmer from the after glow of the Pats’ Super Bowl win!