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Inside Argonne National Laboratory in suburban DuPage County, researchers are getting their first glimpse of the proteins that make up the coronavirus in hopes of understanding how the virus works to combat it.

“We gave priority to coronavirus work currently, “said Karolina Michalska, a University of Chicago protein crystallographer.

Michalska is part of a team made up of researchers from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and other international institutions looking into how the coronavirus replicates.

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