Should Scientists Super-Charge Viruses To Make Them More Contagious?

Should Scientists Super-Charge Viruses To Make Them More Contagious? Re: Scientists Tweak Lab Viruses To Make Them More Contagious.  Some “gain of function” studies explore how a dangerous pathogen might cross species barriers to start an outbreak. They are not without controversy By Emily Willingham on June 14, 2021 “If a virus has already moved from an animalContinue reading “Should Scientists Super-Charge Viruses To Make Them More Contagious?”

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There are different strains of coronavirus. So what does that mean for a vaccine?

Updated Apr 15, 12:28 PM; Posted Apr 15, 7:00 AM   While doctors say there are different strains of novel coronavirus, for the most part, they aren’t that different. (CDC) By Mary Kilpatrick, cleveland.com   CLEVELAND, Ohio — While doctors have found different strains of the novel coronavirus, until now doctors have believed they aren’t that different.Continue reading “There are different strains of coronavirus. So what does that mean for a vaccine?”