apolipoprotein E

Gene Context Sentence

Table 2. Analysis of context sentence of APOE gene in 4 abstracts.

PMID Gene Context Sentence
32777042 The association of ApoE4 as a risk factor in SARS-CoV-2 infections by Kuo et al. […] J Gerontol is discussed in terms of ApoE allele pleiotropies and potential interactions of neighboring genes on CH19q.13 that also influence risk of obesity, cardiovascular disease, and Alzheimer disease.
33328624 APOE genotype and sex did not affect whole-brain I-S1 uptake but had variable effects on uptake by the olfactory bulb, liver, spleen and kidney.
33380345 It may be relevant that APOE ε4 individuals, who seem to be at increased risk of COVID-19, also have lowest ACE-2 activity.
33429394 The APOE ε4 allele was associated with the presence of symptoms of COVID-19. […] Our exploratory study indicates that life habits, other clinical conditions and, the ε4 variant of the APOE gene are associated with the presence and clinical severity of coronavirus infection.