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Spanning all humans. Life in the beautiful Ozark Mountains. Good ethos. History/Language/Naturalist. Interpretation. Social Outreach.
Dec 31, 2021 7 tweets 3 min read
#OmicronVariant is ramping up is an understatement. Behold a #SARSCoV2 variant unleashed. "Spreading faster than anything we have ever seen before." The novel coronavirus will indeed find more who will be vulnerable to the disease aspect of this virus #COVID19. Dynamic: many vaccinated believe many incorrect things: 1) You can still get infected. 2) You can still spread it it. 3) Although low %, you can be a breakthrough case. 4) Although low %, you can still succumb to the disease aspect of SARS-CoV-2 infection called COVID-19.
Dec 30, 2021 5 tweets 2 min read
"...our results suggest progenitor of Omicron jumped from humans to mice, rapidly accumulated mutations conducive to infecting that host, then jumped back into humans, indicating an inter-species evolutionary trajectory for the Omicron outbreak." #SARSCoV2… This is exactly what a "Generalist Mammalian" virus looks like. Something is upon us never having been seen before. See pinned Tweet re: Generalist virus.

NIH site says this is peer reviewed now.