MicrobeWorld Video (audio only)

MicrobeWorld Video (audio only)

www.asm.org/index.php/podcasts/microbeworld-video
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 as a vehicle for understanding life processes and to apply and communicate this knowledge for the improvement of health and environmental and economic well-being worldwide. For information about ASM and MicrobeWorld, visit us online at www.microbeworld.org.


111 (audio only) TWiM live at Microbe: Rigor, lotteries, and moonshots
Jun 20, 2017 • 76 min
At Microbe 2017 in New Orleans, the TWiM team speaks with Arturo Casadevall about his thoughts on the pathogenic potential of a microbe, rigorous science, funding by lottery, and moonshot science. Hosts: , , and Guest: Subscribe to TWiM (free) on ,…
110 - How to Create Agar Art Using Living Microbes (Audio Only)
Mar 1, 2017 • 6 min
Submit to ASM’s 2017 Agar Art Contest
109 - The Never-ending Vaccine Race (Audio Only)
Feb 27, 2017 • 60 min
with Meredith Wadman and April Killikelly
107 The Necrobiome: Microbial Life After Death - Audio Only
Oct 20, 2016 • 68 min
Dr. Jennifer DeBruyn discusses the fascinating process of human decomposition, and how scientists are using that information to inform forensic science.
105 - - Understanding the Pathogenesis of the Emerging Zika Virus (Audio Only)
Aug 8, 2016 • 67 min
ASM’s Microbes After Hours with Michael Diamond, MD, PhD
104 - Can We Live in a World without Microbes? (Audio Only)
May 20, 2016 • 3 min
What would life be like in a world without microbes? No infectious diseases, no moldy food, no bad breath. Sounds great, right?
103 (audio only): A plague of pathogens - TWiM #121 Live at ASM Biodefense
Feb 11, 2016 • 61 min
Filmed live at ASM Biodefense 2016 with special guests: and From the meeting, Vincent Racaniello speaks with Rebekah and Wyndham about their work on Rift Valley Fever virus and other vector-borne pathogens, and the evolution and pathogenesis of…
102 - Missing Microbes with Dr. Martin Blaser (Audio Only)
Jan 29, 2016 • 60 min
Why are obesity, juvenile diabetes and asthma increasing? Is the answer in our microbiome?
101(aduio only) - Profiling the Poglianos (TWiM 115)
Nov 23, 2015 • 56 min
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…
100 (audio only) - Milestones in Blue: TWiM 114 live at the University of Michigan
Nov 6, 2015 • 71 min
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…
99 - Microbial Monsters (Audio Only)
Oct 26, 2015 • 4 min
Learn about some creepy microbes just in time for Halloween!
98 (Audio Only) - TWiM #113: Waves of Change
Oct 23, 2015 • 53 min
Vincent meets up with Romney and Duncan at the 79th annual meeting of the Southern California branch of the American Society for Microbiology, where they talk about emerging technologies for antimicrobial susceptibility testing, and next generation…
97 - TWiV #352 Science Art with Michele Banks (Audio Only)
Aug 30, 2015 • 41 min
Vincent meets up with Michele Banks in Washington, DC to discuss her career as a creator of science-themed art.
MWV96 - Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria (Audio Only)
Jun 30, 2015 • 65 min
Dr. Julie Segre, a senior investigator at the National Human Genome Research Institute, discuses how the outbreak was traced using state-of-the-art DNA sequencing.
Episode 95 - The Power of Fungal Genetics (Audio Only)
Mar 28, 2015 • 7 min
Improving the Production of Cassava
MWV94 (audio only) - TWiM #99: Careers in Biodefense
Mar 4, 2015 • 62 min
Hosts: Guests: , , and David R. Howell Vincent meets up with Maria, Edward, and David at the ASM Biodefense and Emerging Infections Research meeting to talk about alternative careers for scientists. Links for this…
MWV93 (audio only) - TWiM #95 on campus at SDSU with Dean of Sciences, Stanley Maloy
Jan 9, 2015 • 66 min
Vincent visits the San Diego State University campus and talks with Dean of Sciences, Stanley Maloy about his career in microbiolgy and his job as Dean.
Episode 92 - Ebola on the Front Lines (Audio Only)
Nov 24, 2014 • 90 min
Joseph Fair and Michael Callahan discuss the current Ebola outbreak
91 | TWiV 310 - From bacteriophage to retroviruses with Ann Skalka (Audio Only)
Nov 9, 2014 • 59 min
Vincent and Glenn meet up with Ann and talk about her long and productive career in virology, from biochemistry to bacteriophage lambda to retroviruses.
MWV90 (audio only) - This Week in Microbiology #90 - Think globally, act locally
Oct 30, 2014 • 63 min
Live from SCASM
Episode 89 - The Water Supply (Audio Only)
Oct 13, 2014 • 57 min
Sudhir Murthy, PhD, PE, BCEE, Innovation Chief at DC Water, and Kellogg Schwab, PhD, Director of the Johns Hopkins University Water Institute, will speak to Microbes After Hours about promising new endeavors in water management.
Episode 88 - This Week in Virology #300 - So Happy Together (Audio Version)
Aug 31, 2014 • 100 min
Vincent, Dickson, Alan, Rich and Kathy record together in person for the first time!
MWV087 (audio only): TWiV #291: Ft. Collins abuzz with virologists
Jul 1, 2014 • 66 min
Vincent, Rich, and Kathy and their guests Clodagh and Ron recorded this episode at the 33rd annual meeting of the American Society for Virology at Colorado State University in Ft. Collins, Colorado. Hosts: , ,…
Episode 86 - The Microbiology of Cheese (Audio only)
Jun 11, 2014 • 69 min
Featuring Rachel Dutton, Harvard, and Mateo Kehler, Jasper Hill Farm
Episode 85 - This Week in Virology: Boston TWiV Party (Audio Only)
May 25, 2014 • 95 min
Vincent, Alan, Julie and Paul talk about their work on the pathogenesis of poliovirus and measles virus.
Episode 83 - This Week in Virology 270: Live from ASM Biodefense in Washington, D.C. (Audio Only)
Feb 2, 2014 • 85 min
Vincent and Rich discuss influenza and small pox with Yoshihiro Kawaoka and Dennis Hruby
#82 (audio only): Rob Knight - The Microbiome Project
Jan 9, 2014 • 11 min
Rob Knight studies the diversity of microbial communities. For every person, microbes outnumber human cells by a factor of ten. Rob has found that this large population of microbes differs based on which part of your body they inhabit (head, hands,…
#81 (audio only): Sheldon Campbell - The Singing Microbiologist
Nov 20, 2013 • 6 min
Sheldon Campbell sings about microbiology. Dr. Campbell teaches microbiology at Yale School of Medicine and he uses music to enhance his lectures. He has one song for every block of lectures he gives on a major topic. Songs he’s written include a song…
#80 (audio only) - Harald zur Hausen - Human Papilloma Virus (HPV)
Oct 17, 2013 • 15 min
Vincent Racaniello speaks with Professor Harald zur Hausen, recipient of the 2013 Society for General Microbiology Prize Medal for “work that has had a far-reaching impact beyond microbiology.” Professor zur Hausen talks about the beginnings of his…
Episode 79 - The Microbiology of Beer (Audio Version)
Oct 11, 2013 • 74 min
Audio Version
Episode 78 / This Week in Microbiology 64: URI and UTI at ICAAC in Denver (Audio)
Sep 18, 2013 • 78 min
Vincent Racaniello speaks with James Gern and James Johnson about rhinoviruses and extra-intestinal pathogenic E. coli.
Episode 77 / This Week in Virology 250 (Audio)- Wookie Viruses
Sep 15, 2013 • 90 min
Interview with Robert Garcea on Polyomaviruses
#76 (audio only) - Jeffrey Almond - Vaccine Development
Aug 23, 2013 • 16 min
Dr. Jeffrey Almond began his career as an academic virologist studying influenza. Eventually Jeffrey started his own lab and began studying picornaviruses working on an oral polio vaccine strain. Following twenty years in academics including major…
MWV75 - David Bhella: The Peter Wildy Award Talk (Audio Only)
Jul 30, 2013 • 54 min
Live from the Society for General Microbiology Spring Conference 2013 in Manchester, UK
#74 (audio only) - David Bhella - Electron-cryomicroscopy
Jul 16, 2013 • 12 min
Dr. David Bhella studies the structural components of viruses using the techniques of electron-cryomicroscopy and image analysis. In addition to his research, David participates with the Glasgow Science Centre in public outreach to help teach students…
Episode 73 - Shutting Down the Government: Anthrax and Yellow Fever (Audio Only)
Jul 9, 2013 • 58 min
Marshall Bloom and Douglas Beecher discuss Yellow Fever and Anthrax
#72 (audio only) - Jonathan Eisen - Evolvability, the Built Environment and Open Science
Jun 3, 2013 • 9 min
Evolvability, the Built Environment and Open Science
#71 (audio only) TWiM Live at ASM GM in Denver
May 24, 2013 • 103 min
This Week in Microbiology Live at ASM GM in Denver
Episode 70 (Audio only) - Microbes After Hours - West Nile Virus
May 7, 2013 • 75 min
Listen to Lyle Petersen, MD, MPH and Roberta DeBiasi, MD, discuss West Nile virus
Episode 69 (audio only) - Richard Cogdell - Bacterial Photosynthesis
Apr 16, 2013 • 9 min
Richard Cogdell is the Director of the Institute for Molecular Cell and Systems Biology at the University of Glasglow, Scotland. Richard was led to a career in studying bacterial photosynthesis by a desire to learn and understand basic photosynthesis,…
Episode 68 (audio only) - Threading the NEIDL: TWiV Goes Inside a BSL-4
Mar 6, 2013 • 56 min
Constructed in 2009 in the highly populated South End neighborhood of Boston, Massachusetts, the National Emerging Infectious Diseases Laboratories (NEIDL) facility contains labs that operate at biosafety levels 2, 3 and 4. Due to its location the…
67 - The Secret Language of Bacteria (Audio Only)
Feb 4, 2013 • 55 min
Bonnie Bassler and Steven Lindow on quorum sensing.
Episode 66 (audio only) - Curtis Suttle: Marine Virology
Jan 15, 2013 • 9 min
In MicrobeWorld Video episode 66 Dr. Stan Maloy talks with Curtis Suttle, Professor of Earth & Ocean Sciences, Microbiology & Immunology, and Botany, and Associate Dean of Science University of British Columbia. Dr. Suttle is one of the…
Episode 65 (audio only): Natalie Prystajecky - Norovirus
Nov 20, 2012 • 8 min
In episode 65 of MicrobeWorld Video, Dr. Stan Maloy talks with Natalie Prystajecky Ph.D., Environmental Public Health Microbiologist, BCCDC Public Health Microbiology and Reference Laboratory, about her work with norovirus. This episode was filmed at…
Episode 64 (audio only) - Anne Tanner: Microbes of the Mouth
Sep 4, 2012 • 9 min
In episode 64 of MicrobeWorld Video, Dr. Stan Maloy talks with Anne Tanner Ph.D., BDS, MDCH (Hon.), Associate Professor at Harvard School of Dental Medicine about her research into dental caries and the oral microbiome. This episode was filmed at the…
Episode 63 (audio only) - Forest Rohwer: Microbes of the ocean, coral reefs and the human lung
Aug 3, 2012 • 9 min
In episode 63 of MicrobeWorld Video, Dr. Stan Maloy talks with Forest Rohwer Ph.D., Professor of Biology, San Diego State University, about his research on the microbes of the ocean, coral reefs and the human lung. This episode was filmed at the…
Episode 61 (Audio Only) - Richard Lenski: Evolution in a Flask
Jun 1, 2012 • 12 min
In episode 61 of MicrobeWorld Video, filmed at the American Association for the Advancement of Science Meeting in Vancouver, Canada on February 17th, 2012, Dr. Stan Maloy talks with Richard Lenski Ph.D., Hannah Professor of Microbial Ecology, Michigan…
Episode 60 - ASM at the USA Science and Engineering Festival (Audio Only)
May 21, 2012 • 7 min
The American Society for Microbiology at the USA Science and Engineering Festival 2012 in Washington, D.C. Learn what kids have to say about the science and microbiology and the various educational resources ASM offers to students, teachers and parents al
Episode 59 (Audio Only) - Anne K. Jones - Cyanobacteria’s Potential as a Fuel Product
Apr 13, 2012 • 6 min
In episode 59 of MicrobeWorld Video, filmed at the American Association for the Advancement of Science Meeting in Vancouver, BC Canada on February 17, 2012, Dr. Stan Maloy talks with Anne Jones, D. Phil., Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry…
Episode 58 - TWiV Live in Dublin (Audio Only)
Apr 1, 2012 • 66 min
H5N1 and Bunyaviruses
Episode 57 (Audio) - Ron Atlas: Publication of H5N1 Research
Mar 6, 2012 • 6 min
In episode 57 of MicrobeWorld Video, filmed at the American Association for the Advancement of Science Meeting in Vancouver, BC Canada on February 18, 2012, talks with ., Chair of ASM’s Biodefense Committee and Professor of Biology,…
Episode 56 (Audio) - The H5N1 Research Discussion
Mar 6, 2012 • 69 min
Listen to the audio from the ASMBiodefense and Emerging Diseases Research Meeting at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington, D.C., of the discussion on the controversial NSABB’s publication recommendations for the NIH-funded research on the transmissibil
Episode 55 - Francis Arnold: Laboratory Evolution
Oct 18, 2011 • 3 min
Stan Maloy talks with Francis Arnold about laboratory evolution and bioengineering.
Episode 54 - TWiM Live at ICAAC 2011 (audio only)
Sep 27, 2011 • 89 min
Episode 54 of MicrobeWorld Video, filmed at the 51st Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy on September 17, 2011, features a live recorded video episode of This Week in Microbiology (TWiM), a podcast about life on…
Episode 53 - TWiV Live in the Windy City (audio only)
Sep 27, 2011 • 86 min
Episode 53 of MicrobeWorld Video, filmed at the 51st Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy on September 17, 2011, features a live recorded video episode of This Week in Virology (TWiV), a podcast about viruses. Host Vincent…
Episode 52 - Diane Harper: HPV Vaccine Efficacy
Sep 8, 2011 • 9 min
Dr. Stan Maloy discusses HPV vaccine efficacy with Diane Harper, MD
Episode 51 - David Relman: The Stability of the Human Microbiome (Audio)
Jul 6, 2011 • 6 min
Maloy and Relman discuss microbial flora in the mouth and gut and why they are important for human health.
50 Audio Version - This Week in Microbiology Live in NOLA
Jun 17, 2011 • 86 min
In episode 50 of MicrobeWorld Video, Vincent, Michael, and Stanley recorded episode #8 of the podcast This Week in Microbiology live at the 2011 ASM General Meeting in New Orleans, with guests Andreas Baümler, Nicole Dubilier, and Paul Rainey….
49 Audio Version - TWiV Live at the 2011 ASM General Meeting in New Orleans
May 31, 2011 • 86 min
Vincent and guests Rachel Katzenellenbogen, Roger Hendrix, and Harmit Malik recorded TWiV #135 live at the 2011 ASM General Meeting in New Orleans, where they discussed transformation and oncogenesis by human papillomaviruses, the…
48 Audio Version - Emerging Diseases: The Importance of Early Warning and Surveillance Systems
Apr 21, 2011 • 9 min
Interview with Stephen S. Morse, Ph.D.
47 Audio Version - Interview with Larry Madoff, Editor of ProMED-mail
Apr 1, 2011 • 7 min
ProMED-mail is the Program for Monitoring Emerging Diseases, an online network of more than 55,000 members.
Episode 46 - One Health and the Lessons Learned from the 1999 West Nile Virus Outbreak
Mar 23, 2011 • 8 min
Interview with Tracey McNamara on one health and West Nile virus
Episode 45 - Metabolomics and the Microbiome
Mar 11, 2011 • 8 min
Interview with Jeremy Nicholson, Imperial College London
Episode 44 - Investigating the Origins of Disease with Beatrice Hahn
Mar 2, 2011 • 10 min
In episode 44 of MicrobeWorld Video filmed at the American Association for the Advancement of Science Meeting in Washington, D.C., Dr. Stan Maloy talks with Beatrice Hahn, Professor of Medicine and Microbiology at the University of Alabama at …
Episode 43 - USA Science and Engineering Festival - Part 2 (audio only)
Dec 8, 2010 • 14 min
On October 23 2010, MicrobeWorld attended the first annual on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. In part 2 of this two-part video, , Dean of the College of Science at San Diego State University, continues his tour of the microbiology related…
Episode 42 - USA Science and Engineering Festival - Part 1 (audio only)
Nov 19, 2010 • 13 min
On October 23 2010, MicrobeWorld attended the first annual USA Science and Engineering Festival on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. In part 1 of this two-part video, Stanley Maloy, Dean of the College of Science at San Diego State University,…
Episode 41 - Inside the Mind’s Eye: Communicating Science in a New Media Era (mp3)
Nov 1, 2010 • 73 min
Blogs, podcasts, and other new media outlets have changed the way people get their news. Immediate access to information presents new opportunities as well as challenges for science communication. Watch , science writer for the New York Times and…
Episode 40 - ICAAC Boston 2010
Sep 19, 2010 • 61 min
MicrobeWorld Video and This Week in Virology team up to bring you a tour of the 50th Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy (ICAAC) in Boston. In this episode the host of TWiV, Vincent Racaniello, speaks with exhibitors…
Episode 39 - Carl Zimmer: Newspapers, Blogs, and Other Vectors: Infecting Minds with Science in the Age of New Media (30 min.)
Jul 18, 2010 • 31 min
MWV Episode 39 - Carl Zimmer: Newspapers, Blogs, and Other Vectors: Infecting Minds with Science in the Age of New Media (30 min.)
Episode 38 - Influenza surveillance: Should we be monitoring swine herds?
Jun 22, 2010 • 20 min
MicrobeWorld Video (Apple TV|HD)
Episode 37 - Global warming may spur new fungal diseases
Jun 21, 2010 • 20 min
MicrobeWorld Video (Apple TV|HD)
Episode 36 - Why Write? Communicating Your Results to Further Scientific Knowledge
Apr 23, 2010 • 15 min
MicrobeWorld Video (Apple TV|HD)
Episode 35 - The Dish with Eddie Holmes
Mar 8, 2010 • 48 min
MicrobeWorld Video (Apple TV|HD)
Episode 34 - mHealth: Infectious Disease in a Mobile Age
Feb 25, 2010 • 6 min
mHealth is part of a movement towards citizen-centered health services delivered through cellular technologies.
Episode 33 - Food Safety 101
Dec 1, 2009 • 7 min
MWV33 - Food Safety 101
Episode 32 - Healthy Pet, Healthy You
Sep 28, 2009 • 6 min
MWV32-Healthy Pet, Healthy You
Episode 31 - Tiny Conspiracies
Aug 18, 2009 • 74 min
MicrobeWorld Video (Apple TV|HD)
Episode 30 - Biofuels in Puerto Rico
Jun 30, 2009 • 6 min
Developing a sustainable biofuels program in Puerto Rico using microbes.
Episode 29 - This Week in Virology Live in Philly
May 27, 2009 • 68 min
MicrobeWorld Video Episode 29 - This Week in Virology - Live in Philly (74 min.)
Episode 28 - Cheese and Microbes
May 13, 2009 • 6 min
The microbial world of cheese
Episode 27 - ASMCUE
Mar 20, 2009 • 4 min
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Episode 26 - Germ Proof Your Kids
Jan 22, 2009 • 5 min
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Episode 25 - Bacteria Lab
Dec 19, 2008 • 6 min
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Episode 24 - An Iconography of Contagion
Nov 26, 2008 • 7 min
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Episode 23 - Antibiotics: Is a Strong Offense the Best Defense? Part 3
Nov 10, 2008 • 36 min
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Episode 22 - Antibiotics: Is a Strong Offense the Best Defense? Part 2
Oct 30, 2008 • 27 min
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Episode 21 - Antibiotics: Is a Strong Offense the Best Defense? Part 1
Oct 17, 2008 • 25 min
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Episode 20 - The Singing Toxicologist
Sep 16, 2008 • 5 min
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Episode 19 - West Nile Virus
Aug 18, 2008 • 6 min
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Episode 18 - One Health
Aug 1, 2008 • 14 min
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Episode 17 - Return to Zambia
Jun 10, 2008 • 5 min
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Episode 16 - Canary in a Coal Mine
May 1, 2008 • 5 min
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Episode 15 - Modern Transportation and Infectious Disease
Apr 4, 2008 • 5 min
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