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Author: Arthur C.S. van den Burg

  • Most recently observed institution: Virology Division, Department of Infectious Diseases and Immunology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Utrecht University, 3584 CH Utrecht, the Netherlands


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Coronavirus hemagglutinin-esterase and spike proteins co-evolve for functional balance and optimal virion avidity

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