Health Tech

The genetics of relatively healthy obesity

Enlarge (credit: Matthew Horwood / Getty Images) In general, obesity is linked with a large range of health problems—for most people, at least. But, for a substantial minority of those who are overweight, obesity is accompanied by indications of decent health, with no signs of impending diabetes or cardiovascular disease. These cases have probably received […]

COVID 19 Tech

Looking to the genetics of Acute COVID-19

Expand / / scientists have looked at if there are genetic effects on who encounters a event of acute COVID-19. (charge: ALBERTO PIZZOLI / / Getty Images) The human body’s reaction to SARS-CoV-2 disease are imperceptible to departure, increasing a clear question: Why is the difference? If we can determine the aspects which make COVID-19 […]