An Interesting New Coronavirus Theory From a Supercomputer

As Thomas Smith writes in Elemental, a supercomputer at Oak Ridge National Lab in Tennessee crunched data on more than 40,000 genes from 17,000 genetic samples in an effort to better understand Covid-19 and has revealed a new theory for how Covid-19 affects the body called the bradykinin hypothesis. It’s one potential explanation for some of Covid-19’s bizarre symptoms and may also provide insights into possible treatments. Read about it below.



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