@rodlinafelter Yes and no. S protein is common to all coronaviridae, it’s where all the nasties go – they loaded it…
Yes and no. S protein is common to all coronaviridae, it's where all the nasties go – they loaded it up with a bunch of other viruses' receptors.
The surprise is that it invades nerves and is permanent, and so relatively quickly 100% lethal. Not sure even Gates is aware of that.
— Adam Gaertner (@veryvirology) April 12, 2020