This news has been received from: cvbj.biz

All trademarks, copyrights, videos, photos and logos are owned by respective news sources. News stories, videos and live streams are from trusted sources.

Coronavirus —

The University of Utah Health in the United States has made an important discovery about possible effects that it can cause the coronavirus in our blood, specifically in platelets, and that can lead to serious health problems.

In a study published in the journal Blood, the scientists who have done this research claim that the inflammatory proteins that are generated to fight the coronavirus can cause hyperactivity in the blood platelets, increasing the risk of possible clots that can cause heart attacks or strokes.

The study was carried out after analyzing the blood samples of 41 hospitalized patients with the coronavirus (including 17 in the ICU and 9 with respirators) and compare them with those of healthy persons of the same sex and age. FThat was when the researchers realized that SARS-CoV2 causes changes in the behavior of platelets and, in turn, in the immune system, aggravating the respiratory problems of the most severe patients with COVID-19.

Robert A. Campbell, one of the main authors of the study, thus analyzed the discovery made. “Our finding adds another important piece to the coronavirus puzzle. We found that inflammation caused by infection is affecting the function of platelets, which gather faster and can cause more blood clots.” Campbell also says they are looking for a solution to reduce the risk of these possible clots. “If we find out how COVID-19 affects platelets, we could block the interaction and reduce that risk of clots.”

News Source: cvbj.biz

Rollover Crash Near Deming Leaves 2 Children Dead

Next News:

Frances Macron defends security chief accused of rape

PARIS (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron is defending his decision to put a man accused of rape in charge of all the nation’s police forces, citing the presumption of innocence.

After multiple protests by women’s rights groups against the recent appointment of Gerald Darmanin as interior minister, Macron insisted “I share the feminist cause,” and pledged to continue pushing for tougher measures against sexual violence and for gender equality.

Questioned about the rape allegation during a Bastille Day interview on French television networks, Macron became agitated, and said: “There is the presumption of innocence. … No cause can be fairly defended if you do so by ignoring the principles of our democracy.”

Darmanin firmly denies the rape accusation, and an investigation is underway.

In an apparent reference to the #MeToo movement, Macron insisted that justice should run its course and that no one should become “the victim of a judgment by the street and social networks,” and that France shouldn’t adopt the “worst of Anglo-Saxon society.” The U.S.-driven movement that allowed women to speak out online about abuse by powerful men has met with a mixed reception in France.

French feminist groups want Darmanin to resign, saying the appointment is a blow to victims of sexual violence and contradicts Macron’s promises to make gender equality a “great cause” of his presidency. They’re also angry at the appointment of new Justice Minister Eric Dupond-Moretti, who has ridiculed the #MeToo movement and defended a top government official who was accused of rape.

Copyright © 2020 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, written or redistributed.

Other News

  • Whether inmate mentally fit for execution could cause delay
  • Whether Inmate Mentally Fit for Execution Could Cause Delay
  • Naya Rivera cause of death officially ruled a drowning following autopsy
  • Naya Rivera update: Officials release cause of death after body found at Lake Piru
  • Tourists cause problems at Spanish beaches by claiming spots and then leaving for hours: report
  • Delay and Disruption: Fired Prosecutor Has Serious Concerns About Bill Barrs Motives
  • FDA expands its list of potentially toxic hand sanitizers to nearly 60 products that can cause blood poisoning, blindness and death
  • UM Cardiologist: COVID-19 Could Have Long Term Heart Effects
  • Benjamin Keoughs Official Cause of Death Released
  • Texas Teens Overdose On Benadryl After Following TikTok Video Challenge
  • MythBusters Grant Imaharas cause of death revealed
  • Coronavirus Creates Election Worker Shortage in Wichita Area
  • TikTok tips and tricks – how to add filters, make GIFs, get Coins and do a Duet
  • Who was Mark Salling and what was his cause of death?
  • 2 workers seriously injured at Southwest DC construction site
  • Raiders Trent Brown: Pro Bowl right tackle says hes serious about lifting weights for the first time
  • What is a brain aneurysm and what causes it?
  • Fox Sports Host Holly Sonders Flaunts Serious Cleavage In Skintight Metallic Dress
  • Study Points to Smaller Effects of Wildfire Smoke on Warming