TWiV 67: Wasting deer and the Hulk rabbit

24 January 2010

Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, and Marc Pelletier

Vincent, Alan, and Marc talk about chronic wasting disease of deer caused by prions, blocking the semen-derived enhancer of HIV infection with surfen, and making green transgenic rabbits using a lentiviral vector.

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  • Mark Tomishima

    One of you mentioned that the person who originally isolated GFP much be rich. Sadly, he is far from that – he now drives a courtesy shuttle for a car dealership. Check this out:

    http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?st

  • Mark Tomishima

    One of you mentioned that the person who originally isolated GFP much be rich. Sadly, he is far from that – he now drives a courtesy shuttle for a car dealership. Check this out:

    http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?st