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Fight COVID-19 By Becoming More Like Bats
Emulating bats is not part of most people’s bucket lists; however, their ability to carry deadly viruses without becoming ill is something to be envied. Bats also live longer than many other mammals. Their key to health and longevity? An innate ability to control inflammation. Researchers at the University of Rochester in New York are studying bats’ immune systems for clues as to how best create therapies to promote health—including strategies to fight COVID-19—and slow the aging process in humans. Read more here.