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Latvian scientists: Genes impact how likely a person is to get Covid-19

Wednesday, March 3, 2021

Latvian researchers have found a human gene that increases the possibility of becoming ill with Covid-19 and having severe symptoms, Professor Jānis Kloviņš from Latvian Biomedical Research and Study Centre told Latvian Television  March 2. “We studied not only the virus gene, but also human susceptibility to the virus,” he said. And researchers have found a specific variant of the gene that increases the likelihood of a person getting infected with Covid-19. In…