The coronavirus spike protein (shown in gray) as bound to host receptor A-C-E-2 (cyan). Mutations in omicron are shown in blue. Modeling suggests that the innate immune response protein L-L-R-C-1-5 (orange) interacts with sites mutated in omicron.
A visual representation of sigma 2 receptors.
Illustration of covid-19.
Leah Reznikov, P-h-d, and David Ostrov, P-h-d, are shown in Reznikov’s lab.
Reznikov and Ostrov wear white lab coats and face masks in a laboratory
Researcher David Ostrov looks at a computer monitor that shows a research model