Tag: <span>blood type</span>


Testing the association between blood type and COVID-19 infection, intubation, and death

A recent study of patients in China discovered an association between ABO blood type and SARS-CoV-2 infection status by comparing COVID-19 patients with the general population. Authors used observational healthcare data on 1,559 individuals tested for SARS-CoV-2 (682 COVID-19 positive) with known blood type in the New York Presbyterian (NYP) hospital system to assess the...