SARS-CoV-2 Omicron Variants Harbor Spike Protein Mutations Responsible for Their Attenuated Fusogenic Phenotype

Researchers elucidated mechanisms of the altered infectivity associated with the Omicron variants. They systemically evaluated mutations located in the S2 sequence of spike and identified mutations that were responsible for altered viral fusion.
[Communications Biology]
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