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Insight into role of aging in response to SARS-CoV-2 infection

News-Medical.Net, Feb. 3, 2021

February 3, 2021

Insight into role of aging in response to SARS-CoV-2 infection

Researchers at the University of California, Irvine set out to determine the differences between young people and older adults regarding their host responses against SARS-CoV-2. The team revealed that independent of disease severity, COVID-19 was linked to a significant shift in plasma inflammatory factors.