Using Spike Gene Target Failure to Estimate Growth Rate of the Alpha and Omicron Variants of SARS-CoV-2

Benjamin F. Smith, Peter F. Graven, Doris Y. Yang, Siouxzanna M. Downs, Donna E. Hansel, Guang Fan, Xuan Qin

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3 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalJournal of Clinical Microbiology
Issue number4
StatePublished - Apr 2022


  • Alpha
  • SARS-CoV-2
  • SGTF
  • case doubling time
  • delta
  • omicron

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Microbiology (medical)

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