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Inhaling a Puff of Llama Antibodies to Relieve COVID

Scientists at the National Institutes of Health have identified new antibody-based weapons in the fight against COVID-19 from an unlikely source-a llama named Cormac. Promisingly, these novel antibodies have the potential to be developed into inhalable therapeutic aerosols for treating COVID.

Camelids, an umbrella term for alpacas, camels, and llamas, produce two distinct…

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River D'Almeida, Ph.D

River D'Almeida, Ph.D

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