Coronavirus (COVID-19) Who’s At Increased Risk, ACE2 Gene Status, Gender and Cardiometabolic Disease Comorbidities

by Mike Mutzel


Coronavirus: who's at increased risk & features of survivors VS non-survivors

In this three part video series, we that dive deeper into some of these details:

-What is the ACE2 receptor and why it’s relevant to the Coronavirus conversation.

-Reviewing the features of hospitalized patients and non-severe VS severe patients

-Are there commonalties amongst non-survivors?

We address this and much more—included some of the references you may find helpful.

Coronavirus & ACE2: why Men, Diabetics May Be at Higher Risk

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2. Chen J. Individual variation of the SARS-CoV2 receptor ACE2 gene expression and regulation. Preprints. March 2020:1-15.

3. MD ZX, MD LS, PhD YW, et al. Pathological findings of COVID-19 associated with acute respiratory distress syndrome. The Lancet Respiratory. February 2020:1-3. doi:10.1016/S2213-2600(20)30076-X.

4. Guan W-J, Ni Z-Y, Hu Y, et al. Clinical characteristics of 2019 novel coronavirus infection in China. February 2020:1-30. doi:10.1101/2020.02.06.20020974.

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