• COVID-19 may alter host proteins to cause autoimmunity

    3 days ago - By News Medical

    To better understand the transient and chronic autoimmune symptoms caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 infection, researchers from Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Guizhou Medical University, and biotech company Curandis embarked on an endeavor to establish a comprehensive autoantigenome for COVID19.
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  • Innate immune system overreacts in patients with severe COVID-19

    4 days ago - By News Medical

    In patients with severe COVID-19, the innate immune system overreacts. This overreaction may underlie the formation of blood clots and deterioration in oxygen saturation that affect the patients.
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