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Scientists identify predictors for severe COVID

While it is now commonly recognised that pre-existing medical conditions such as diabetes, obesity, hypertension and cardiovascular disease increase the risk for the development of severe COVID-19, research has been underway to identify further commonalities between severe COVID-19 patients.1 We take a close look at the developments in this area, focussing on the potential causal role of triglycerides in severe COVID-19.1

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