Episode Summary



Daniel Griffin provides a clinical report on COVID-19, then former FDA Chief of Staff to the Commissioner Denise Esposito joins us to explain the challenges in approving vaccines, antiviral drugs, and diagnostic tests during a pandemic, followed by answers to listener questions.

Guest: Daniel Griffin and Denise Esposito

Links for this episode

  • Template for at-home, OTC diagnostic tests (FDA) 1:33:37
  • Postdoctoral position in Prasad laboratory (pdf) 1:39:40
  • Rapidtests.org 1:40:46
  • Masks are cool, Miasma t-shirts (CafePress) 1:41:28
  • Letters read on TWiV 651 23:52, 1:44:49
  • Timestamps by Jolene. Thanks!

Subscribe (free): iTunesGoogle PodcastsRSSemail

Become a patron of TWiV!

Intro music is by Ronald Jenkees.

Send your virology questions and comments to twiv@microbe.tv