Funding for this research was provided by:
MIUR (Dipartimenti di Eccellenza 2018-2020)
Intesa San Paolo
Ministero dell’Istruzione, dell’Università e della Ricerca (Bando FISR 2020)
Istituto Buddista Italiano Soka Gakkai (PAT-COVID: Host genetics and pathogenetic mechanisms of COVID- 19_n. 2020-2016_RIC_3)
Received: 1 June 2021
Accepted: 3 August 2021
First Online: 16 August 2021
: The study (GEN-COVID) was consistent with Institutional guidelines and approved by the University Hospital (Azienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria Senese) Ethical Review Board, Siena, Italy (Prot n. 16917, dated March 16, 2020). The patients were informed of this research and agreed to it through the informed consent process.
: Not applicable.
: All the authors declare no competing financial interests.