Immune NETs: What COVID and Snake Venoms Have in Common
88803 Immune NETs: What COVID and Snake Venoms Have in Common

Immune NETs: What COVID and Snake Venoms Have in Common




When faced with threats ranging from snake bites to COVID infections, some white blood cells retaliate with a peculiar tactic: spewing out their own DNA to form pathogen-trapping nets. But research suggests that sometimes this web-deploying response might do our bodies more harm than good. Hosted by: Stefan Chin SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It's called SciShow Tangents. Check it out at http://www.scishowtangents.org
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