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Keeping it Holstered: A Novel Approach to Combating COVID-19

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What if we could just prevent the spike protein from ever being able to interact with the body?  That’s the question Dr. John Wise from the Drug Discovery Group at Southern Methodist University asked after looking at all the data and experimental results created from the molecular docking experiments being performed.  HEWMEN is currently performing …

You made a difference. Here is the proof!

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Testing our first set of compounds, we were looking to see if we could find any that were capable of binding over the “spike protein”.  This protein is what allows the SARS-CoV-2 virus that causes COVID-19 to interact with the lungs and inject its genetic material and wreak havoc on our bodies (visualized here). Well, …