Gene Context Sentence
Table 2. Analysis of context sentence of APOE gene in 4 abstracts.
|Gene Context Sentence
|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.
|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.
|It may be relevant that APOE ε4 individuals, who seem to be at increased risk of COVID-19, also have lowest ACE-2 activity.
|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.