Stellenbosch researchers may have figured out what causes long Covid

Prof calls for investment in research and clinical trials to better understand condition that has affected 100-million globally

09 January 2022 - 00:00

A Stellenbosch University professor and her team may have cracked the mystery of what causes long Covid, which has hit up to 100-million people globally.

A study by professor Resia Pretorius, the head of physiological sciences, found that an overload of inflammatory molecules trapped inside microscopic blood clots could cause of some of long Covid’s symptoms...

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