TWiV 973: Crouching virus, hidden triggers with Felicia Goodrum

January 8, 2023

Felicia joins TWiV to discuss her career and her research on human cytomegalovirus, which infects most of us for our entire lives yet mainly causes disease in the immunosuppressed.

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, and Brianne Barker

Guest: Felicia Goodrum

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•Research assistant position at FDA (pdf) 2:22
The loss of binary (Curr Clin Micro Rep) 10:55
Virology in Peril (mBio) 49:28
•Letters read on TWiV 973 1:02:02
•Timestamps by Jolene. Thanks!

Weekly Picks 1:33:37

Brianne“Leukocyte” immunology video parody
AlanWest Point Removing Confederate Monuments, and Ty Seidule’s book on that subject
Vincent – The works of Haruki MurakamiSouth of the Border, West of the Sun; also short stories (First Person Singular, particularly Confessions of a Shinagawa Monkey; and Men Without Women, particularly Drive My Car)

Listener Picks

KarenOn All Fours: Transient Laborers, the Threat of Movement, and the Aftermath of Disease
KevinJames Hoffmann and Bald and Bankrupt

Intro music is by Ronald Jenkees

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