The Science of SARS-CoV-2 and Vaccines with John SantaLucia
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Date: March 10, 2021
Time: 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
“The Science of SARS-CoV-2 and Vaccines” with Professor John SantaLucia
Hosted WSU ACS Student Affiliates
Professor John SantaLucia will deliver a talk for a general audience about the science behind SARS-CoV-2 and vaccines. He will discuss a wide range of topics including the structure of the virus, its origins, and what makes it extremely contagious. Dr. SantaLucia will describe how disease progression relates to the different PCR vs. antibody diagnostic tests. He discusses the different types of vaccines with emphasis on those from Pfizer, Moderna, and J&J. Additional topics include virus variants, herd immunity, and the effectiveness of masks. This will be an engaging conversation — so bring your questions!
This is a virtual event. RSVP through this link: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1nUTzcB52GaqJDWk-9KIlulgKMI6f0Gqtnbn5hPz5dZw/edit#gid=0