Categories
Saved and Shared Stories from Michael Novakhov

Michael Novakhov – SharedNewsLinks℠: 9:42 AM 6/27/2020 – SARS-CoV-2 has been evolving for at least 7 years: "We used detailed phylogenetic analysis, ancestral sequence reconstruction, and molecular dynamics simulations to examine the Spike-RBD’s functional evolution, finding to our surprise that it has likely possessed high affinity for human cell targets since at least 2013."



Michael_Novakhov
shared this story
from Covid-19-Review.

Phylogenetic tree - Wikipedia

9:42 AM 6/27/2020

“We used detailed phylogenetic analysis, ancestral sequence reconstruction, and molecular dynamics simulations to examine the Spike-RBD’s functional evolution, finding to our surprise that it has likely possessed high affinity for human cell targets since at least 2013.”

Detailed phylogenetic analysis of SARS-CoV-2 reveals latent capacity to bind human ACE2 receptor

Erin BrintnellMehul GuptaDave W Anderson

_____________________________________________________________________

Michael Novakhov – SharedNewsLinks℠