ACE-2 receptor-associated COVID-19 lesions and sequelae

Keywords: SARS-CoV 2 Receptor, ACE-2 expression, angiotensin receptor, COVID-19


La infección por el nuevo SARS-CoV 2 se ha convertido en el mayor problema de salud pública mundial desde la aparición de la enfermedad en 2019 en China; A partir de ese momento, la comunidad médica y científica se ha enfocado en describir los mecanismos fisiopatológicos de la infección para ofrecer mejores alternativas de tratamiento a los pacientes y hacer pronósticos de la infección, sin embargo, se deben considerar las regiones anatómicas donde infecta el virus. El objetivo de esta revisión es describir los sitios de colonización del virus, los mecanismos subyacentes de lesión en órganos y sistemas, y las consecuencias provocadas por la infección. Para esta investigación se realizó una búsqueda de la literatura más reciente sobre el COVID-19 y su asociación con el receptor ACE-2.


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How to Cite
Becerril-Flores, M. A., Santos-Castañeda, A., Benítez-Hernández, A. K., Molina-Trinidad, E. M., & Hernández-Tapia, K. (2023). ACE-2 receptor-associated COVID-19 lesions and sequelae. Mexican Journal of Medical Research ICSA, 11(22), 10-15.