Lindsay Cormier, PhD

Articles

Stage May be Set for Next COVID-19 Surge

July 13, 2021

Beating back infection is a numbers game: viruses against antibodies. If the virus changes its armor so the antibodies cannot attach, it develops an advantage. However, it can also produce viruses which are more efficient at attaching to and invading cells, or simply just produce a lot more viruses, overwhelming the system.