Racial disparity in Covid-19 mortality rates - A plausible explanation

Clin Immunol. 2020 Aug;217:108481. doi: 10.1016/j.clim.2020.108481. Epub 2020 May 28.
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Publication types

  • Letter
  • Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural

MeSH terms

  • African Americans
  • Animals
  • Betacoronavirus / immunology
  • Betacoronavirus / pathogenicity
  • COVID-19
  • Coronavirus Infections / epidemiology*
  • Coronavirus Infections / ethnology
  • Coronavirus Infections / immunology
  • Coronavirus Infections / mortality
  • Cytokine Release Syndrome / epidemiology*
  • Cytokine Release Syndrome / ethnology
  • Cytokine Release Syndrome / immunology
  • Cytokine Release Syndrome / mortality
  • Cytokines / genetics*
  • Cytokines / immunology
  • Dendritic Cells / immunology*
  • Dendritic Cells / pathology
  • Dendritic Cells / virology
  • Disease Models, Animal
  • Disease Susceptibility
  • European Continental Ancestry Group
  • Gene Expression Regulation
  • Humans
  • Immunity, Innate
  • Melanocytes / immunology*
  • Melanocytes / pathology
  • Melanocytes / virology
  • Mice
  • Pandemics*
  • Pneumonia, Viral / epidemiology*
  • Pneumonia, Viral / ethnology
  • Pneumonia, Viral / immunology
  • Pneumonia, Viral / mortality
  • Risk Factors
  • SARS-CoV-2
  • Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome / epidemiology*
  • Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome / ethnology
  • Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome / immunology
  • Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome / mortality
  • Signal Transduction
  • Survival Analysis

Substances

  • Cytokines