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Monkeypox virus has mutated to evade antiviral drugs and vaccines

Dawn O'Shea   |   08 November 2022

The monkeypox virus, which has infected more than 77,000 people worldwide this year, has developed mutations that enable the virus to grow stronger and smarter, evading antiviral drugs and vaccines.

A team of researchers has now identified the specific mutations that contribute to the virus’s continued infectiousness.

Current treatments for monkeypox...

          

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