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New coronavirus video explains molecular virology

March 25, 2020

In a new video, Britt Glaunsinger, professor in the Department of Plant and Microbial Biology and investigator at the Innovative Genomics Institute, discusses the genetics, evolution, and virulence of coronaviruses. COVID-19's rapid spread around the globe has highlighted the importance of studying the virus' genetic landscape and molecular structures. Watch the video below, in which Glaunsinger breaks down the latest scientific understanding of coronaviruses while addressing the main unanswered questions.