Research shows how SARS-CoV-2 virus can cause heart attack for a year after infection2 min read . Updated: 08 Nov 2022, 03:53 PM IST
- Although scientists have developed vaccines and medications to lessen the severity of Covid-19 disease, the therapies does not necessarily protect the heart or other organs from the damage that could be done by even a mild Covid-19 infection.
While the damaging toxic effects of the Covid-19 causing SARS-CoV-2 virus on the various organs of the body is not unknown, scientists in University of Maryland, Baltimore, US, have now found the mechanism behind the toxic effect the virus has on the heart tissue that may cause heart attack or heart failure.
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