Wednesday, March 25, 2020

New coronavirus research suggests vaccines developed to treat it could be long-lasting

By Darrell Etherington

A new study from Italian researchers suggests that the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, which is the cause of the COVID-19 pandemic currently causing a global health crisis, is relatively slow to mutate – meaning that any effective vaccine that is developed to prevent people from getting infected should be broadly effective across geographically separated populations, and over a relatively long period of time.  Read more >>