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Do genetic differences make some people more susceptible to COVID-19?

Do genetic differences make some people more susceptible to COVID-19? males_design/Shutterstock Vikki Rand, Teesside University and Maria O’Hanlon, Teesside University Coronavirus affects people differently – some infected develop life-threatening disease, while others remain asymptomatic. And a year aftere COVID-19 emerged, it’s still unclear why. To try and answer this question, researchers have started looking at the genetics of people who …

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