The MERS-CoV receptor gene is among COVID-19 risk factors inherited from Neandertals


 View ORCID Profile Hugo Zeberg, Svante Pääbodoi: https://doi.org/10.1101/2020.12.11.422139

In the current SARS-CoV-2 pandemic, two genetic regions derived from Neandertals have been shown to increase and decrease, respectively, the risk of falling severely ill upon infection.

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