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Discovery of 'weak spot' in COVID-19 variants could lead to better treatment options

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Researchers at the University of British Columbia have discovered a weak spot in the virus that causes COVID-19. The weakness could lead to new ways of fighting the illness that has killed almost 6.5 million people across the globe since it was identified more than two years ago. The weak spot is located on the spike protein.
1 month ago·Vancouver, Canada

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Times of IndiaTimes of India

Scientists discover 'weak spot' across all major Covid-19 variants

India News: TORONTO: A team led by an Indian-origin researcher has discovered a key vulnerability across all major variants of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes C.

1 month ago·Mumbai, India
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CBC NewsCBC News

UBC researchers say they've found 'weak spot' in all COVID-19 variants that could lead to better treatment

Researchers at the University of British Columbia have discovered what they describe as a "weak spot" in all major variants of the virus that causes COVID-19 — a revelation they believe could open the door for treatments to fight current and future mutations.

1 month ago·Canada
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CTV NewsCTV News

Discovery of 'weak spot' in COVID-19 variants could lead to better treatment options

A discovery by a team of B.C. researchers may lead to improved COVID-19 treatment options that are effective against several variants of the disease.

1 month ago·Toronto, Canada
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Hindustan TimesHindustan Times

Scientists discover ‘weak spot’ across major Covid-19 variants

The study is led by Indo-Canadian scientist, Dr Sriram Subramaniam, at Canada’s University of British Columbia, and published as a peer-reviewed article in the journal Nature Communications

1 month ago·New Delhi, India
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The Toronto StarThe Toronto Star

‘Weak spot’ in virus responsible for COVID-19 could mean new treatments: researchers

VANCOUVER - Researchers at the University of British Columbia have discovered what they are calling a “weak spot” in the virus that causes COVID-19.

1 month ago·Toronto, Canada
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The Globe & MailThe Globe & Mail

‘Weak spot’ in virus responsible for COVID-19 could mean new treatments, UBC researchers say

Researchers at the University of British Columbia say they believe they have found a weak spot in COVID-19 virus

1 month ago·Canada
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