Tag: <span>leukocytes</span>


The more RNA virus load, the more organ damage

Among the greatest unknowns of COVID-19 is why the disease is so lethal for some people and so mild for others. Although various hypotheses have been proposed to explain this fact, a team from the Department of Clinical Microbiology at Nanchang University in China has shown that there is a clear relationship between damage to...


Hematologic parameters in patients with COVID‐19 infection

As of 28 February, 2020, Singapore had 96 confirmed cases of COVID‐19 infection. SARS‐CoV‐2 was confirmed by Real Time Reverse Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT‐PCR), performed on respiratory samples of these patients. A majority of 69 out of these 96 patients were treated at the National Centre for Infectious Diseases (NCID). A new study presents a...