TWiV 53: The ends justify the means

12 October 2009

twiv-200Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Dick Despommier, and Alan Dove

In episode #53 of the podcast “This Week in Virology”, Vincent, Dick, and Alan talk about Nobel prizes for telomere research, bacteriophages that protect aphids from wasps, salicylates and pandemic influenza mortality, and hand washing.

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