@KorolaAids Harmful tobacco smoke upregulates hemoglobin production – the virus binds to useless damaged heme, effe…
Harmful tobacco smoke upregulates hemoglobin production – the virus binds to useless damaged heme, effectively distracting it, while the body also produces more of it. Nicotine also downregulates ACE2 expression.
Absolute clown bug.
— Adam Gaertner (@veryvirology) May 19, 2020