SARS-CoV-2 protein mutations (IMAGE) DOE/Oak Ridge National Laboratory Caption A team of researchers used mathematics to predict which areas of the SARS-CoV-2 spike protein are most likely to mutate. Credit Jill Hemman/ORNL, U.S. Dept. of Energy Usage Restrictions none License Original content Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.