Neanderthal Genes Linked to Severe COVID-19 Infections

Neanderthal Genes Linked to Severe COVID-19 Infections

#Neanderthal #genes #COVID19 #infections A group of genes passed down from extinct human cousins is linked with a higher risk for severe COVID-19, researchers say. When they compared the genetic profiles of about 3,200 hospitalized COVID-19 patients and nearly 900,000 people from the general population, they found that a cluster of genes on chromosome 3 […]