Probing Evolution

Why A Milder Variant of Coronavirus (Δ382) Just Disappeared

Decreased virulence but no boost in transmissibility might have led to its demise.

Image by Mahmoud Ahmed from Pixabay

What is biological fitness? It is the organism’s ability to adapt to and reproduce in different environments. How might a microbe improve its fitness then? It is by being…

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Shin Jie Yong

Shin Jie Yong

Aiming to improve scientific literacy in this age of information overload and mis/disinformation, especially on controversial and polarizing topics.