July 16, 2021

COVID-19 and social interaction

How COVID-19 affects our senses and changes the way we interact with society.

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Studying the impact of COVID-19 related isolation

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University of Arizona Neurology professor Katalin Gothard.

Scientists continue to investigate how COVID-19 affects our senses and changes the way we interact with society. University of Arizona Neurology professor Katalin Gothard says the isolation that comes with COVID-19 especially impacts our sense of touch. She is also studying how COVID-19 is changing our brain chemistry.

Katalin Gothard spoke with Leslie Tolbert, Ph.D Regent’s professor emerita in Neuroscience at the University of Arizona.

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