Like Venom Coursing Through the Body: Researchers Identify Mechanism Driving COVID-19 Mortality

In a photo taken prior to the pandemic, Dr. Chilton (second from left) and his lab team examine how genetic and epigenetic variations interact with human diets to drive inflammation and inflammatory disorders, as well as psychiatric and developmental disorders.Chris Richards/University of Arizona

Researchers have identified what may be the key molecular mechanism responsible for COVID-19 mortality – an enzyme related to neurotoxins found in rattlesnake venom.

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