Men may recover more quickly from influenza infections than women because they produce more of a key lung-healing protein, based on a new study with with infected live mice and human cells derived from male humans with influenza virus.

Men may recover more quickly from influenza infections because they produce more of a key lung-healing protein, a study from scientists at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health suggests.

https://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2018/why-men-might-recover-from-flu-faster-than-women.html

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