On March 12 – 14, 2023, based on the invitation by the Centre for Tumour Ecology (CNE) and National Institute for Cancer Research (NICR), the First Faculty of Medicine, Charles University, hosted a visit of Dr. Kenneth J. Pienta from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA. Dr. Pienta is Professor of Urology, Oncology,...
Do estrogens protect against a severe course of Covid-19?
Estrogens are female sex hormones that, in addition to controlling functions of the reproductive system, exert significant effects on the majority of organs and tissues in the female organism. Do they also play a role in the fact that women die of Covid-19 less frequently than men?