Sarah Otto: SARS-CoV-2 Variants, mRNA Vaccines, Virology, Evolution & Future of COVID-19 | #32

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Nick talks with evolutionary biologist Dr. Sarah Otto about the evolutionary dynamics of SARS-CoV-2, the emergence of new variants, whether she thinks we will need shots every year (like with the flu), mRNA vaccines, and more.
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