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Shark Immune Proteins as Pandemic ‘Insurance’?

Their miniature antibodies can neutralize multiple coronaviruses

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Sharks are incredibly hardy creatures — they’ve survived in marine ecosystems, often unchallenged predators, for over a billion years. They have their unusual immune systems to thank. Over the course of their evolutionary history, they’ve inherited a number of remarkable…



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River D'Almeida, Ph.D

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