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Coronavirus Proteins Move, Change Shape and Vibrate To Get in Our Cells

News   Nov 20, 2020 | Original story from Massachusetts Institute of Technology

 
Coronavirus Proteins Move, Change Shape and Vibrate To Get in Our Cells

New research at MIT shows that vibrations of the protein spikes on coronaviruses, including the one that causes Covid-19, play a crucial part in allowing the virus to penetrate human cells. Credit: Markus Buehler and Yiwen Hu/MIT

 
 
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