SARS-CoV-2: Chronic Infection and Variants of Concern

Updated August 11, 2023 3 DEC 2020: Persistence and Evolution of SARS-CoV-2 in an Immunocompromised Host (NEJM)“Phylogenetic analysis was consistent with persistent infection and accelerated viral evolution. Amino acid changes […]

Blissed-Out Fish on Prozac

“According to the USGS, pharmaceutical traces can be found in 80 percent of United States streams.”

Administering hormones affects DNA

“researchers have demonstrated for the first time that the administration of even extremely low doses of an endocrine disruptor – in this case, an endogenous oestrogen – leads to epigenetic […]

How flu shot manufacturing forces influenza to mutate

“According to a new study from scientists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI), the common practice of growing influenza vaccine components in chicken eggs disrupts the major antibody target site […]