The new study shows that infection with Omicron does not protect against other variants of COVID-19. In this photo, clear zones on the purple background show the SARS-CoV-2 virus escaping from neutralizing antibodies in patient blood samples.

Tongcui Ma, Rahul Suryawanshi, and Irene, Chen look at Coronavirus plaques in the Ott lab at Gladstone Institutes on May 3rd, 2022.