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Novel Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 (Omicron)

January 20, 2023

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Novel Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 (Omicron)

On the Cover

Scanning electron micrograph of a cell (purple) infected with the Omicron strain of SARS-CoV-2 virus particles (orange), isolated from a patient sample and colorized. Image captured at the NIAID Integrated Research Facility (IRF) in Fort Detrick, Maryland.


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