Article Correctness Is Author's Responsibility: The Odd Structure of ORF8: Scientists Map the Coronavirus Protein Linked to Disease Severity

Newswise imageA team of biologists who banded together to support COVID-19 science determined the atomic structure of a coronavirus protein thought to help the pathogen evade and dampen response from human immune cells. The structural map has laid the groundwork for new antiviral treatments and enabled further investigations into how the newly emerged virus ravages the human body.