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Scientists have named the blood group most protected from coronavirus

People with blood group O (I) are less likely than others to be at risk of contracting .





This is reported by the Daily Sabah with reference to two studies.

11 scientists in analyzed data from 473 thousand people tested on . And they concluded that blood group O has a lower susceptibility to SARS-CoV-2 infection.

The study also found that people with blood types A, B, and AB are at a higher risk of thrombosis — the clotting of blood inside a blood vessel — and cardiovascular disease, which are serious comorbidities among hospitalized COVID-19 patients.

Similar results were obtained in a Canadian medical study conducted by 14 researchers.


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