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COVID-19 and Angiotensin Drugs: Help or Harm?

2020 Lifetime Achievement: Bill and Melinda Gates

The crux of the controversy is data suggesting that use of ACE inhibitors and ARBs may increase expression of ACE2, which leads to the hypothesis that these drugs may increase patient susceptibility to the virus. Several commentaries suggesting that ACE inhibitors and ARBs may increase susceptibility in this way have …

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