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DNA “Nets” Detected in Lungs of COVID-19 Patients

News   Sep 15, 2020 | Original story from the University of Liège

 
DNA “Nets” Detected in Lungs of COVID-19 Patients

Neutrophil extracellular traps (NETs), composed of DNA (blue), Cit-H3 (red), and MPO (green), in the lung of a patient who succumbed to COVID-19. Credit: © 2020 Radermecker et al. Originally published in Journal of Experimental Medicine. https://doi.org/10.1084/jem.20201012

 
 
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