Can COVID-19 disease induce diabetes? It’s a complicated and controversial issue beyond the known effects of the SARS-CoV-2 virus on hyperglycaemia, according to experts. There’s as much evidence for the expression of ACE2 (angiotensin-converting enzyme 2) in human pancreatic β cells, and a potential portal for SARS-CoV-2, as there is against, according to a Comment ...
Many questions on COVID-19 role in new-onset diabetes
By Mardi Chapman
14 Apr 2021