27 ianuarie 2022

New coronavirus strain found


Covid-fighting antibodies do not protect from a new strain of coronavirusChinese scientists have warned of “ a potential bio-safety threat ” presented by a new strain of coronavirus, which, subject to mutation, may be passed from animals to humans and cannot be “ cross-neutralized ” by Covid-targeting antibodies. The researchers, most of whom come from Wuhan University, “ unexpectedly found ” that the NeoCoV strain discovered in South Africa and its “ close relative ,” PDF-2180-CoV, “ can [...]