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SciLifeLab COVID-19 seminars: Male sex bias in severe COVID-19 outcomes- Claire Deakin and Jan Dumanski

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SciLifeLab COVID-19 seminars: Male sex bias in severe COVID-19 outcomes- Claire Deakin and Jan Dumanski

June 8, 2022 @ 15:15 16:45 CEST

The last SciLifeLab COVID-19 seminar this spring starts with Claire Deakin, Director of Research and Biostatistics at OPAL Rheumatology, Australia, and part-time Senior Research Associate in the Centre for Adolescent Rheumatology Versus Arthritis at University College London, talking about Male sex bias in severe COVID19 outcomes and sex differences in infection, immunity and autoimmunity.
The second talk, Loss of Y in leukocytes as a risk factor for critical course of COVID-19 in men, will be given by Jan Dumanski, Professor, Uppsala University

Moderator: Disa Larsson Hammarlöf, SciLifeLab Research Coordinator

Schedule

15:15- 16:00Male sex bias in severe COVID19 outcomes and sex differences in infection, immunity and autoimmunity
Claire Deakin, Director of Research and Biostatistics at OPAL Rheumatology, Australia
16:00-16:45Loss of Y in leukocytes as a risk factor for critical course of COVID-19 in men
Jan Dumanski, Uppsala University