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Highly functional immune response in asymptomatic SARS-CoV-2 infection – News-Medical.Net

Researchers in Singapore have conducted a study showing that asymptomatic individuals infected with severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2)…

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Researchers in Singapore have conducted a study showing that asymptomatic individuals infected with severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) – the agent that causes coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) – mount an efficient, balanced and coordinated cellular immune response that protects the host without appearing to trigger any pathological processes.
Compared with symptomatic disease, asymptomatic infection activated virus-specific T cells that produced higher levels of the cytokines…

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