Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, and Rich Condit
Vincent, Alan, and Rich are enthralled by movies of vaccinia virus plaque formation, then consider how repulsion of superinfection virions leads to rapid virus spread, and a therapeutic prostate cancer vaccine.
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Links for this episode:
- Rapid virus spread by repulsion of superinfection virions
- Movie of vaccinia virus plaque formation (.mov)
- Movie of GFP-vaccinia virus plaque formation (.mov)
- More amazing vaccinia virus movies
- Prostate cancer vaccine (Reuters article, original research)
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