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In Vaccine ; h5-index 70.0

COVID-19 is affecting different countries all over the world with great variation in infection rate and death ratio. Some reports suggested a relation between the Bacillus Calmette-Guérin (BCG) vaccine and the malaria treatment to the prevention of SARS-CoV-2 infection. Some reports related infant's lower susceptibility to the COVID-19. Some other reports a higher risk in males compared to females in such COVID-19 pandemic. Also, some other reports claimed the possible use of chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine as prophylactic in such a pandemic. The present commentary is to discuss the possible relation between those factors and SARS-CoV-2 infection.

Osama El-Gendy Ahmed, Saeed Haitham, Ali Ahmed M A, Zawbaa Hossam M, Gomaa Dina, Harb Hadeer S, Madney Yasmin M, Osama Hasnaa, Abdelrahman Mona A, Abdelrahim Mohamed E A

2020-Jul-03

Age, Antimalarial, BCG, COVID 19, Gender