TWiV 906: Long COVID, giant viruses, and smallish pox

June 5, 2022

TWiV reviews human monkeypox infections, evidence for human Mimivrus infections, and incidence of long COVID in post-vaccine SARS-CoV-2 infections.

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Dickson Despommier, Rich Condit, and Brianne Barker

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Intro music is by Ronald Jenkees

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2 comments on “TWiV 906: Long COVID, giant viruses, and smallish pox

  1. EmmaKate Jun 15, 2022

    What is the cause of long covid? You give a mentioned definition that its symptoms are from 30 days to six months. Are the causes from Covid19 the same for long covid or is this another strand?