Tweet from EricTopol at September 22, 2022 at 11:58AM
Why is obesity an important risk factor for severe Covid?
@ScienceTM, a potential contributing factor
#SARSCoV2 infects fat cells –> local and systemic inflammation
Possible that fat cells may be a 🦠reservoir and increase risk of #LongCovid https://t.co/96mYZ0wXyP
— Eric Topol (@EricTopol)
Sep 22, 2022