TWiV 975: Crossing the Ts with Daniela Weiskopf

January 15, 2023

Daniela joins TWiV to discuss her career and her research on T cells, their role in infection with SARS-CoV-2, T cell epitopes and why a variant that evades T cell immunity is not likely to emerge.

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, and Brianne Barker

Guest: Daniela Weiskopf

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•Research assistant position at FDA (pdf) 2:47
•Register for ASV 2023 3:36
Cross reactive T cells to SARS-CoV-2 (Science) 25:50
•SARS-CoV-2 exposure history and T cell response (Cell Rep Med) 42:13
•Spike T cells cross- recognize Omicron (Nature) 45:05
•Ancestral SARS-CoV-2 T cells recognize Omicron (Nature)
NVX-CoV2373 induces T cell responses (J Clin Inves) 47:23
Letters read on TWiV 975 1:09:34
•Timestamps by Jolene. Thanks!

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Intro music is by Ronald Jenkees

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