The N501Y spike substitution enhances SARS-CoV-2 infection and transmission
Thursday, November 25, 2021 08:30 PM
Beginning in the summer of 2020, a variant of SARS-CoV-2, the cause of the COVID-19 pandemic, emerged in the United Kingdom. This B.1.1.7 variant, also known as Alpha, increased rapidly in prevalence, attributed to an increase in infection and/or transmission efficiency. Read more.