Shirin Moossavi & Marie-Claire Arrieta
June 17 2020

The risk of severe COVID-19 infection is more common in those with high blood pressure, diabetes and obesity, conditions that are all associated with changes to the composition of the gut microbiome — the community of bacteria, viruses and fungi that live in the intestines. This raises the question of whether the gut microbiome has a role in dictating COVID-19 severity.

Read more: https://theconversation.com/gut-reac...ovid-19-139094