Preprint: A possible explanation to hepatitis of unknown cause

Children, Coronavirus, Health, Hepatitis, Infection

“Our preliminary results raised a possibility that infection by SARS-CoV-2 ORF1abVVVNASN variant might elicit an autoimmune T cell response via epitope mimicry and is associated with the outbreak of unknown hepatitis. We anticipated that these findings will alert the human societies to pay more attention to rare mutations beyond the spike proteins.”

Preprint: SARS-CoV-2 ORF1abA1061S potentiate autoreactive T cell responses via epitope mimicry: an explanation to hepatitis of unknown cause





Preprint: Elevated liver enzymes and bilirubin following SARS-CoV-2 infection in children under 10



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** This post was originally published on May 23, 2022 **