General Information:

Id: 11,756 (click here to show other Interactions for entry)
Diseases: COVID-19
Homo sapiens
review
Reference: Sriram K and Insel PAA hypothesis for pathobiology and treatment of COVID-19: the centrality of ACE1/ACE2 imbalance [PMID: 32333398]

Interaction Information:

Comment In addition to pulmonary injury, COVID-19 can cause cardiac complications, most notable is myocarditis, perhaps facilitated by ACE2 expression on cardiac myocytes.
Formal Description
Interaction-ID: 116443

gene/protein

ACE2

is_expressed_in

tissue/cell line

cardiac muscle fiber

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