Point mutation News and Research

RSS
N501Y mutation in SARS-CoV-2 Delta variant is key to breakthrough infections

N501Y mutation in SARS-CoV-2 Delta variant is key to breakthrough infections

A new vaccine approach that could prevent future pandemics

A new vaccine approach that could prevent future pandemics

Improper Z-RNA recognition contributes to pathogenesis of Aicardi-Goutières syndrome

Improper Z-RNA recognition contributes to pathogenesis of Aicardi-Goutières syndrome

Scientists characterize new genetic variants that cause nonsyndromic neurodevelopmental disorder

Scientists characterize new genetic variants that cause nonsyndromic neurodevelopmental disorder

Scientists document person-to-person transmission of antimicrobial-resistant pneumonic plague

Scientists document person-to-person transmission of antimicrobial-resistant pneumonic plague

New approach could be a useful tool in the fight against cancer drug resistance

New approach could be a useful tool in the fight against cancer drug resistance

New insight into impact of SARS-CoV-2 mutations on receptor binding

New insight into impact of SARS-CoV-2 mutations on receptor binding

Start codon disruption with CRISPR-Cas9 gene editing prevents Fuchs’ corneal dystrophy in mice

Start codon disruption with CRISPR-Cas9 gene editing prevents Fuchs’ corneal dystrophy in mice

Scientists discover drug candidates for treating liver fibrosis among pesticides

Scientists discover drug candidates for treating liver fibrosis among pesticides

Fatty acid binding site on SARS-CoV-2 spike triggers spike monomer crosstalk that is key to infectivity

Fatty acid binding site on SARS-CoV-2 spike triggers spike monomer crosstalk that is key to infectivity

Researchers use base editing to sustainably lower high LDL cholesterol levels

Researchers use base editing to sustainably lower high LDL cholesterol levels

Zipper motif mediates SARS-CoV-2 spike trimerization within host cell membrane

Zipper motif mediates SARS-CoV-2 spike trimerization within host cell membrane

Researchers explore mutational signatures associated with exposure to microplastic pollutants

Researchers explore mutational signatures associated with exposure to microplastic pollutants

SARS-CoV-2 ORF7a mutation limits host immune suppression, finds study

SARS-CoV-2 ORF7a mutation limits host immune suppression, finds study

Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine effective against emerging variants

Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine effective against emerging variants

Large-scale genome sequencing shows how SARS-CoV-2 mutated

Large-scale genome sequencing shows how SARS-CoV-2 mutated

Spanish-originated SARS-CoV-2 variant A222V shows rapid spread in Lazio, Italy

Spanish-originated SARS-CoV-2 variant A222V shows rapid spread in Lazio, Italy

Researchers identify CLCN6 as disease gene for severe lysosomal neurodegenerative disorder

Researchers identify CLCN6 as disease gene for severe lysosomal neurodegenerative disorder

Novel mutations in SARS-CoV-2 may explain high pathogenicity of COVID-19

Novel mutations in SARS-CoV-2 may explain high pathogenicity of COVID-19

SARS-COV-2 traveled from China to West Africa directly or via Europe

SARS-COV-2 traveled from China to West Africa directly or via Europe