TWiP v3 275

Subscribe to TWiP

sub-itunes sub-android sub-stitcher sub-email sub-rss


About Vincent



Monday, 17 April 2017 08:11

Entomophagy - TWiP 131

Written by 

Jonathan from the podcast Arthro-Pod joins the TWiPerati to solve the case of the Peruvian Woman With Inguinal Insect Bite, and discuss warm autoimmune hemolytic anemic that develops after babesiosis.

Hosts: Vincent RacanielloDickson Despommier, and Daniel Griffin

Guest:  Jonathan Larson

Download TWiP #131 (64 MB .mp3, 106 minutes)
Subscribe (free): iTunesRSSemail

Become a patron of TWiP.

TWiP131Links for this episode:

This episode is brought to you by Blue Apron. Blue Apron is the #1 fresh ingredient and recipe delivery service in the country. See what’s on the menu this week and get your first 3 meals free with your first purchase – WITH FREE SHIPPING – by going to

Case Study for TWiP 131

Thailand. 39 yo man reports 7 months of coughing up bright red blood, several times with mucus. Otherwise feels well. Big fan of salted crab som tum. Fisherman, lives with family. Healthy, no past med/surg problems. No meds. On seeing him: afebrile, chest xray abnormal: area of increased opacification. Not a smoker. No toxic habits.

Send your case diagnosis, questions and comments to

Music by Ronald Jenkees

Last modified on Monday, 17 April 2017 08:56
Vincent Racaniello

Vincent Racaniello is a virologist at Columbia University and science communicator. He is using Zika Diaries to communicate the personal and behind the scenes experiences of his laboratory as it moves from working on poliovirus (for 35 years) to Zika virus.

More in this category: « Paige Turner - TWiP 130

Leave a comment

Make sure you enter the (*) required information where indicated. HTML code is not allowed.