A new study from a team in California examined the differences between the sexes in the long-hauler response to SARS-CoV-2 infection.
Young men could be at higher risk of contracting Covid-19 than previously recognized, researchers suggested, citing computer models.
A roundup of some of the latest scientific studies on the novel coronavirus and efforts to find treatments and vaccines for Covid-19, the illness caused by the virus.
Recent reports revealed that the infection rates between adults and children were similar since the novel coronavirus hit the world in 2019, but men are more likely to exhibit severe symptoms. The report also highlights the importance of contact tracing to help mitigate infection rates.