SARS-CoV-2 genomic recombination is uncommon but disproportionately occurs in the spike protein region

Researchers found recombination of COVID-19, while uncommon, occurs most in the virus’s spike protein region. Credit: Centers for Disease Control and Protection An analysis of millions of SARS-CoV-2 genomes finds that recombination of the virus is uncommon, but when it occurs, it is most often in the spike protein region, the area which allows the … Read more