Coronavirus: As BA.2 subvariant of Omicron rises - freetxp

Coronavirus: As BA.2 subvariant of Omicron rises, lab studies point to signs of incision

And like Omicron, it appears to largely escape the immunity created by vaccines. A booster shot restores protection, making illness after infection about 74% less likely. BA.2 is also resistant to some treatments, including sotrovimab, the monoclonal antibody that’s currently being used against Omicron. The findings were posted Wednesday as a preprint study on the … Read more