Microbiology

Latest on Monkeypox: Genetic Clues and How It Might Be Spreading

Latest on Monkeypox: Genetic Clues and How It Might Be Spreading

Monkeypox samples are being studied at the University of Minnesota’s Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory.Photo: JUDY GRIESEDIECK/Star Tribune (Getty Images) Cases of monkeypox continue to climb across the globe, with more than 200 confirmed and suspected cases documented in over 20 countries. Scientists are starting to gather their first clues about these outbreaks, including how the virus …

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BNT162b2-induced memory T cells respond to the Omicron variant with preserved polyfunctionality – Nature Microbiology

BNT162b2-induced memory T cell responses against the Omicron spike protein The present study enrolled HCWs without previous SARS-CoV-2 infection (seronegative for SARS-CoV-2 nucleocapsid) who were immunized with 2 (n = 20) or 3 (n = 20) doses of the BNT162b2 messenger RNA vaccine. We also recruited and longitudinally investigated individuals with prior SARS-CoV-2 infection who were immunized with 2 …

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