Hosts: Vincent Racaniello and Rich Condit
On episode #82 of the podcast This Week in Virology (TWiV), Vincent and Rich talk about how thymic selection of T cells might lead to better control of HIV-1 infection, and a mouse model for severe antibody-induced dengue virus disease.
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Links for this episode:
- Effect of thymic selection of T-cells on control of AIDS
- Mouse model of antibody-induced severe dengue virus disease
- Natural antibody protects against viral infection
- Kary Mullis idea for fighting infections (thanks, Erik!)
- 40 nm resolution of fluorescence photoactivation localization microscopy (thanks, José)
- Letters read on TWiV 82
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