Scientists recently declared that they cracked the genetic code of all 99 known strains of the common cold virus. While this news is a clear victory for sciences, it doesn’t necessarily mean that a cure for the cold is right around the corner. Join Kojo as we learn more about the breakthrough and what it means for modern medicine.


  • Dr. Stephen Liggett Professor of medicine and physiology and Director of the Cardiopulmonary Genomics Program, University of Maryland School of Medicine

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