TWiV 357: Mistletoe on the Tree of Life

TWiV 357: Mistletoe on the Tree of Life

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Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Dickson Despommier, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, and Kathy Spindler
Guest: Jens Kuhn
Jens joins the TWiVomics to discuss the strengths and weaknesses of viral taxonomy, including its history and evolution, how viruses are ordered, and why T. rex was classified without having a living isolate.
 
Links for this episode

Jens' previous TWiV (283) 5:15
International Committee on the Taxonomy of Viruses (ICTV) 27:50
ICTV 9th Report 32:55
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