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Scientists find tailor-made pocket feature shared by coronaviruses causing severe disease

London: Scientists have discovered that a tailor-made pocket within the SARS-CoV-2 spike protein, which is capable of binding itself to the human cell surface, is what results in some coronaviruses causing severe disease. An international team of researchers scrutinised the spike glycoproteins decorating all coronaviruses. During the study, the researchers found that while the tailor-made pocket […]