Comparison of Mitochondrial Response to SARS-CoV-2 Spike Protein Receptor Binding Domain in Human Lung Microvascular, Coronary Artery Endothelial, and Bronchial Epithelial Cells

The study “Comparison of Mitochondrial Response to SARS-CoV-2 Spike Protein Receptor Binding Domain in Human Lung Microvascular, Coronary Artery Endothelial, and Bronchial Epithelial Cells” provides important insights into the effects of the SARS-CoV-2 receptor binding domain (RBD) on different cell types. Here’s a summary: This research underscores the cell type-specific impact of SARS-CoV-2 on mitochondrial function and highlights the importance of considering mitochondrial dynamics and ROS in understanding and treating COVID-19-related complications. Read More: https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2023.12.19.572363v1.full.pdf