TWiV 855: T time with Alessandro Sette

January 20, 2022

Alessandro Sette returns to TWiV to discuss the observation that SARS-CoV-2 vaccination induces T cells that are able to cross-recognize variants Alpha to Omicron.

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Rich Condit, Kathy Spindler, and Brianne Barker

Guest: Alessandro Sette

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Links for this episode

  • Travel Award Applications (ASV) 1:01:36
  • Impact of variants on T cells (Cell Rep Med) 16:38
  • Timestamps by Jolene. Thanks!
  • Letters read on TWiV 855 1:07:43

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Intro music is by Ronald Jenkees

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2 comments on “TWiV 855: T time with Alessandro Sette

  1. Buzzly Jan 21, 2022

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  2. Vincent, I think you’ll love Tom Johnson restoring often antique furniture. He’s more traditional and the videography is exquisite. (