• By ICR Secretariat
  • Posted Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Individual genetic variation in immune system may affect severity of COVID-19


Genetic variability in the human immune system may affect susceptibility to, and severity of infection by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), the virus responsible for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19). The research is published today in the Journal of Virology, a publication of the American Society for Microbiology.