SARS-CoV-2 and its ACE2 receptor

The SARS-CoV-2 virus enters the human host cell via the receptor ACE2 and uses the serine protease TMPRSS2 for S protein priming. The ACE2 usage has been shown to be crucial for transmissibility of other coronaviruses. Much research into the COVID-19 pandemic focuses on understanding the complex process of virus entry.

August 8, 2020
Review
Open Access

Central nervous system complications associated with SARS-CoV-2 infection: integrative concepts of pathophysiology and case reports

Journal of Neuroinflammation
Souhel NajjarSalman Azhar
August 9, 2020
Review
Open Access

SARS-CoV-2 Infection and Lung Cancer: Potential Therapeutic Modalities

Cancers
Ishita GuptaAla-Eddin Al Moustafa
August 12, 2020

Rationale for the use of N-acetylcysteine in both prevention and adjuvant therapy of COVID-19

FASEB Journal : Official Publication of the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology
Silvio De FloraSebastiano La Maestra
August 11, 2020

Low temperature bacterial expression of the neutral amino acid transporters SLC1A5 (ASCT2), and SLC6A19 (B0AT1)

Molecular Biology Reports
Michele GalluccioCesare Indiveri
August 9, 2020
Review
Open Access

The Global Emergency of Novel Coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2): An Update of the Current Status and Forecasting

International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health
Hossein HozhabriMeysam Sarshar
August 9, 2020
Open Access

On the molecular mechanism of SARS-CoV-2 retention in the upper respiratory tract

BioRxiv : the Preprint Server for Biology
Kristina A ParisCarlos J Camacho
August 11, 2020

Vascular inflammation and endothelial injury in SARS-CoV-2 infection: The overlooked regulatory cascades implicated by the ACE2 gene cluster

QJM : Monthly Journal of the Association of Physicians
Claire L Shovlin, Marcela P Vizcaychipi
August 10, 2020
Open Access

COVID-19: Time to exonerate the pangolin from the transmission of SARS-CoV-2 to humans

Infection, Genetics and Evolution : Journal of Molecular Epidemiology and Evolutionary Genetics in Infectious Diseases
Roger FrutosChristian A Devaux
August 12, 2020
Review

Advances in research on ACE2 as a receptor for 2019-nCoV

Cellular and Molecular Life Sciences : CMLS
Jie WuXiuhong Yang
August 12, 2020

Profiling of Initial Available SARS-CoV-2 Sequences from Iranian Related COVID-19 Patients

Cell Journal
Najmeh SalehiMehdi Totonchi
August 8, 2020
Open Access

Molecules in pathogenesis: angiotensin converting enzyme 2 (ACE2)

Journal of Clinical Pathology
Owen WieseTahir S Pillay
August 9, 2020

Nuclear imaging of bacterial infection- state of the art and future directions

Journal of Nuclear Medicine : Official Publication, Society of Nuclear Medicine
Ilona PolvoyDavid M Wilson
August 11, 2020
Review

SARS-CoV-2 and ACE2: The biology and clinical data settling the ARB and ACEI controversy

EBioMedicine
Mina K ChungLars G Svensson
August 12, 2020

Angiotensin-converting Enzyme 2 roles in the Pathogenesis of COVID-19

Current Hypertension Reviews
Azra KenarkoohiShahla Sohrabipour
August 11, 2020

Pathogenesis of SARS-CoV-2 induced cardiac injury from the perspective of the virus

Journal of Molecular and Cellular Cardiology
Kirk U Knowlton
August 11, 2020
Review
Open Access

A gendered magnifying glass on COVID-19

Clinical and Molecular Allergy : CMA
Lorenzo SalvatiPaola Parronchi

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