Omicron OMG: the Law of Declining Virulence


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By Mike Mutzel, Author Mike Mutzel interviews Jeff Bland, Datis Kharrazian, Ben Greenfield, Abel James, Dave Asprey, Ben Lynch, Jade Teta, and Corey chuler. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

Let’s review the long-known law of declining virulence which describes how viruses evolve to become less virulent over time as they infect more hosts.

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Episode Time Stamps:

3:15 Viruses mutate as they infect more hosts 3:40 Viruses are intracellular parasites 6:20 The law of Declining Virulence 7:25 RNA Viruses have high mutation rates 9:25 Are vaccines accelerating viral evolution? 11:45 The law of Declining Virulence details 14:05 Mild infections are selected for 16:00 Rising childhood infections are signs of endemicity 18:00 Russian flu pandemic of 1889 21:00 Mass vaccination during a roaring pandemic

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