Novel protein interactions with ACE2 disrupted by SARS-CoV-2, contributes to COVID-19 pathologies

By | May 31, 2021
A severe and often fatal immune response called a “cytokine storm” can occur following SARS-CoV-2 infection. Some patients suffer from a range of complications several months after testing negative for SARS-CoV-2, and this is called ‘Long Haul’ or ‘Long’ COVID-19. The causes behind this phenomenon are not well understood.