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Study finds 48 COV2 mutations antibody resistant

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Topic: Study finds 48 COV2 mutations antibody resistant
Posted By: AI
Subject: Study finds 48 COV2 mutations antibody resistant
Date Posted: November 12 2020 at 2:35pm

Of those 48 new antibody resistant mutations, 27 are circulating in humans. To date 2737 mutations have been identified in the S gene of COV2 isolated in humans. 86% of the isolates from the D614G strain have been found to have antibody resistant mutations.


https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.11.06.372037v1.full - https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.11.06.372037v1.full  




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Posted By: Technophobe
Date Posted: November 12 2020 at 3:04pm

Thankfully, antibodies only make up part of the immune response.  But that is still bad news!



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Posted By: AI
Date Posted: November 12 2020 at 4:39pm

Originally posted by Technophobe Technophobe wrote:

Thankfully, antibodies only make up part of the immune response.  But that is still bad news!

Vaccine induced antibodies might well have their effectiveness greatly reduced or be non effective on these antibody resistant mutations.  



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