Methodology from GWAS accurately flags more deadly SARS-CoV-2 variant

(Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health) Using genome-wide association studies (GWAS) methodology to analyze whole-genome sequencing data of SARS-CoV-2 mutations and COVID-19 mortality data can identify highly pathogenic variants of the virus that should be flagged for containment, according to Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and MIT researchers.
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news