MicrobeWorld Video

MicrobeWorld Video

Chris Condayan

Description: A video podcast by the American Society for Microbiology that highlights the latest in microbiology, life science and biotechnology news. ASM is composed of over 42,000 scientists and health professionals with the mission to advance the microbial sciences

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MWV 106 - This Week in Virology - Boston Quammens

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Four years after filming 'Threading the NEIDL', Vincent and Alan return to the National Emerging Infectious Diseases Laboratory BSL4 facility at Boston University where they speak with science writer David Quammen. Links for this episode David Quammen's website Spillover by David Quammen...

MWV 105 - - Understanding the Pathogenesis of the Emerging Zika Virus (Audio Only)

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Dr. Michael Diamond, 2016 Elizabeth O. King Lecturer, has worked for the past two decades investigating how viruses work, with a goal of defining basic principles of pathogenesis and host immune restriction. His talk will focus on how his laboratory has studied three emerging mosquito-transmitted vi...

MWV 105 - Understanding the Pathogenesis of the Emerging Zika Virus

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Dr. Michael Diamond, 2016 Elizabeth O. King Lecturer, has worked for the past two decades investigating how viruses work, with a goal of defining basic principles of pathogenesis and host immune restriction. His talk will focus on how his laboratory has studied three emerging mosquito-transmitted vi...

MWV 104 - Can We Live in a World Without Microbes?

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Written and Produced by Erika Shugart, PhD Narration by Chaseedaw Giles Filmed and Edited by Sam Mandl and Chris Condayan Production Supervisor Katherine Lontok, PhD Additional Video Footage by NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center Photography and Illustrations from http://iStockphoto.com http://wikime...

MWV 103: A plague of pathogens - TWiM #121 Live at ASM Biodefense

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Filmed live at ASM Biodefense 2016 with special guests: Rebekah Kading and Wyndham Lathem.

From the ASM Biodefense and Emerging Diseases Research meeting, Vincent Racaniello speaks with Rebekah and Wyndham about their work on Rift Valley Fever virus and other vector-borne pathogens, and the evolutio...

MWV 102 - Missing Microbes with Dr. Martin Blaser

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Why are obesity, juvenile diabetes and asthma increasing? Is it something in the environment or in our modern lifestyle? Dr. Martin Blaser thinks that it may be due to changes in our microbiome " the ecosystem of tiny microscopic creatures that live in and on us. Learn about his hypothesis that some...

MWV 101: TWiM 115 - Profiling the Poglianos

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Vincent visits the laboratories of Kit and Joseph Pogliano on the campus of the University of California, San Diego, where he learns about their work on the bacterial cytoskeleton, sporulation, and the effects of antibiotics on bacterial cells...

MWV 101(aduio only) - Profiling the Poglianos (TWiM 115)

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Vincent take This Week in Microbiology to the University of California, San Diego campus and into the the laboratories of Kit and Joseph Pogliano, where he learns about their work on the bacterial cytoskeleton, sporulation, and the effects of antibiotics on bacterial cells...

MWV 100 - Milestones in Blue: TWiM 114 live at the University of Michigan

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The This Week in Microbiology team, Vincent, Elio, and Michele meet with Harry Mobley, Mary O’Riordan, and Vince Young at the University of Michigan, during the designation of the Department of Microbiology and Immunology as a Milestones in Microbiology site. They discuss how the laboratory has ad...

MWV 99 - Microbial Monsters

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Watch the pilot episode of BioFilms in which we explore some creepy microbes just in time for Halloween. Learn how algae can suffocate a pond of all its life, discover the vampire bacterium known as Vampirococcus who literally sucks the life out its victims, and watch out for those sweet Halloween t...
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