The finding supports theory that genetic differences between individuals and species can affect the acquisition of mutations.
As winter nears, and with the emergence of the new variant of concern omicron, healthcare providers are preparing for the novel coronavirus’ next mov
UW Medicine is launching a trial sponsored by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to test the safety and effectiveness of COVID-19 vaccine booster doses.
With variants becoming the new dominant COVID-19 strains around the world, a UW Medicine trial will test the safety and effectiveness of booster vaccine shots for fully vaccinated people.
Studies reveal unprecedented mechanism behind loss of antibody neutralization against this pandemic coronavirus variant of concern.
Acquisition of specific genetic changes in virus’ cell binding mechanism may have led to massive expansion of these variants.
The important consideration is that your mask, or masks, fit tightly, says an infectious disease specialist.
Witnessing changes in the coronavirus, scientists join to strengthen pandemic response.