2022-03-02 General


This preprint says that they used immunopositron emission tomography to see SARS-CoV-2 infection in cells, and found it kind of all over the male genital tract of macaques. Here’s a lay article on the subject, which added that 10-20% of men who get COVID-19 have problems with their genitals.

Men, don’t get COVID-19, it’s bad for your sex life.

This lay article reports on an earlier research study which found that SARS-CoV-2 doesn’t kill smell neurons: it kills the cells around the smell neurons. The resulting inflammation badly messes up the smell neurons.


Good news! This article says that over half the world has now been vaccinated.