Elizabeth Asiago-Reddy, MD, is the chief of infectious disease at Upstate University Hospital.
Understanding the coronavirus, its mutations and the vaccines
Are you confused about the difference between a viral mutation and a variant? Elizabeth Asiago-Reddy, MD, explains what's important to know about viruses, especially the coronaviruses -- including the one responsible for the COVID-19 pandemic. She is the chief of infectious disease at Upstate University Hospital. The interview also explores the effectiveness of vaccines against emerging variations of the coronavirus that causes COVID-19.