The inflammatory response associated with severe COVID-19 infections differs at the molecular level from other conditions that can cause a cytokine storm, according to new serum biomarker analysis. “Studies addressing the relevance of cytokine storm conditions in COVID-19 are frequently limited to discussions on IL-6 and draw conclusions based on comparisons with many different critical ...
A unique storm: Cytokine response in severe COVID-19 differs from other inflammatory conditions
By Dave Levitan
22 Apr 2021