‘Delta plus’ variant contains additional mutation in spike protein —expert | 24 Oras



The “Delta plus” variant recently discovered in India contains an additional mutation in the spike protein, which the coronavirus uses to invade cells, the executive director of the University of the Philippines’ National Institutes of Health said Wednesday.

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