Study: Substantial Neutralization Escape by the SARS-CoV-2 Omicron Variant BQ.1.1. Image Credit: Naeblys/Shutterstock

SARS-CoV-2 Omicron’s Latest BQ.1.1 Subvariant Shows Extraordinary Immune Evasion Potential Against Vaccine Serum

In a recent study published on bioRxiv* Preprint server, researchers looked for immunological evidence why the prevalence of BQ.1.1 rose rapidly in areas where Omicron BA.5 was dominant in the United States (US). Study: Escape of Substantial Neutralization by SARS-CoV-2 Omicron Variant BQ.1.1. Image credit: Naeblys/Shutterstock Background Studies have shown that Omicron BQ.1.1 cases have …

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