The Proposed Molecular Pathways (IMAGE) Hokkaido University Caption The proposed molecular pathways that lead to the acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) in COVID-19 patients. Drugs targeting to the key molecules such as IL-6 receptor could disrupt the inflammatory reaction. (Toshio Hirano and Masaaki Murakami. Immunity. April 22, 2020) Credit Toshio Hirano and Masaaki Murakami. Immunity. April 22, 2020 Usage Restrictions This image is copyrighted and can be used for reporting this research work without obtaining a permission by crediting it as instructed. License Licensed content Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.