Study by University of Campinas Suggests Covid-19 May Infect Fat Cells

According to the theory investigated at UNICAMP, the obese may have a greater reservoir for the virus in their bodies.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The State University of Campinas (UNICAMP) conducted studies confirming that the novel coronavirus (Sars-CoV-2) may be able to infect human fat cells and remain inside them. The study may help to understand why obese individuals are at Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?