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TWiV 64: Ten virology stories of 2009

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On episode #64 of the podcast This Week in Virology, Vincent, Alan, and Rich discuss ten compelling virology stories of 2009.

Host links Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, and Rich Condit

Ten virology stories of 2009:3d_influenza

    1. Pandemic influenza: Swine-origin H1N1 virus (TWiV 36)
    2. XMRV, prostate cancer, and chronic fatigue syndrome (TWiV 5055)
    3. AIDS vaccine 'success' (TWiV 51)
    4. Colony collapse disorder (TWiV 4649)
    5. AIDS-like disease in wild chimps (TWiV 45)
    6. Diverse viral community in Antarctic lake (TWiV 58)
    7. Polyomavirus seroepidemiology in humans (TWiV 26)
    8. Poxvirus threatens UK red squirrels (TWiV 63)
    9. Polio spreads from Nigeria (TWiV 29)
    10. How mosquitoes survive Dengue virus infection (TWiV 21)
    Picture book on viruses for kids (Thanks Soraia!)


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    TWiV #64 (68 MB .mp3, 94 minutes)


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