COVID-19 Is Mutating, but Not Fast Enough to Significantly Hinder a Vaccine

Interesting Engineering | Mar 26, 2020 at 8:30 PM
  • With the novel COVID-19 spreading and affecting numerous cities across the world in a matter of months, we see new scientific research about it every day.
  • There’ve been talks of the virus mutating into numerous distinct strains and rendering a proper vaccine impossible; however, according to scientists, that might not be the case at all.
  • In order to track these changes, researchers of the COVID-19 Genomics UK Consortium project are tracing the virus as it jumps from people to people.