Connect with us

Health

How did SARS-CoV-2 first evolve in humans? – News-Medical.Net

In a perspective article recently published in the journal Science, Hyeryun Choe and Michael Farzan from the Scripps Research Institute, USA, have described the…

Published

on

Article feature image

In a perspective article recently published in the journal Science, Hyeryun Choe and Michael Farzan from the Scripps Research Institute, USA, have described the early-stage evolution of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) in humans. They have provided a detailed overview of how early mutations in SARS-CoV-2 spike protein facilitate its adaptation in human systems.
How does SARS-CoV-2 enter human cells?
The spike glycoprotein on the viral envelope is the main entry protein…

Click here to view the original article.

Continue Reading
Advertisement

You might also like ...

Article feature image
Is liquid chalk an effective disinfectant of SARS-CoV-2 and influenza viruses? – News-Medical.Net
Article feature image
Have maternal pre-pandemic stress levels influenced children’s mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic? – News-Medical.Net