While a dual infection could cause more complications, it could also trigger an even more robust defense response because immune system can simultaneously create antibodies for multiple pathogens, says Andrew Noymer, [associate professor of public health], an epidemiologist who studies influenza at the University of California Irvine, to the New York Times.
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Smithsonian Magazine, Jan. 11, 2022
January 11, 2022