How genetics could play a role in Covid-19 on Coast Live

Posted at 11:33 AM, May 20, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-20 11:33:24-04

HAMPTON ROADS, Va. - Scientists around the world are racing to understand Covid-19. Among the questions they are asking is why do some people show only mild symptoms when other develop a severe form of the disease? Joyce Tung, Vice President of research at 23andMe, joins us to discuss a recent study launched by the company to determine whether genetics may play a role in the differences in severity.

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