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Medicine - Metabolic diseases and Covid-19

Interplay between metabolic diseases and COVID-19

  • Infectious and metabolic diseases are among the leading causes of death worldwide
  • The current corona pandemic displayed a dramatic collision of a communicable viral pandemic with the existing non-communicable pandemic of metabolic diseases affecting a significant percentage of the world population.

Collaborators:

King‘s:

  • Prof. Manuel Mayr

TUD:

  • Prof. Stefan R. Bornstein
Project status: Ongoing

Principal investigators

manuel-mayr

Professor Manuel Mayr

British Heart Foundation Professor of Cardiovascular Proteomics

Stefan Bornstein

TransCampus Dean