Study took place in KwaZulu Natal, South Africa, among 162 people living with HIV.
Acquisition of specific genetic changes in virus’ cell binding mechanism may have led to massive expansion of these variants.
Vaccine dose No. 100,000 is given at Harborview Medical Center; Virology Lab reports 2 millionth diagnostic test for SARS-CoV-2.
Data includes individuals from around the world to better capture complexities of human genetic variation.
Decades of studying aging and sleep inform tips from a researcher, who also co-authored a recently published paper on insomnia.
The technology’s potential benefits to detect breast cancer earlier are not equally shared across sub-populations of women, researchers find.
Long-term debility could have enormous health and economic consequences worldwide due to numbers infected.
By creating barrel-shaped proteins that embed into lipid membranes, biochemists have expanded the bioengineering toolkit.
This population should be considered at a high risk and be included in Phase 1B vaccination schedules, the authors say.
A Nature paper today discusses findings from sequencing and data analysis of 53,581 diverse human genomes.