Gene That Fuels Antibody Factories Discovered

Antibodies are Y-shaped proteins that play a central role in the immune system’s arsenal of germ-busting weapons. These molecules are of particular interest to scientists as means of fighting back against global health threats such as COVID-19.

According to the University of British Columbia’s Josef Penninger, author of a recently-published study uncovering new insights in antibody…



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River D'Almeida, Ph.D

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