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NEW YORK – An international team of researchers led by a group at Rockefeller University has launched a project to determine if inborn errors of immunity (IEI) can cause life-threatening COVID-19 in previously healthy younger patients.

The group believes that the project will identify genetic pathways involved in COVID-19 development in patients that get severely ill and lead to new preventative and therapeutic strategies.

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