Federico Germani

Federico Germani is a bioethicist and molecular biologist at the University of Zurich, Switzerland. He is the founder and director of Culturico.


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COVID-19 and men

The health risks of traditional masculine behaviour

Might traditional masculine traits make men more vulnerable to coronavirus? Bioethicist and molecular biologist Federico Germani questions masculinity’s role in higher COVID-19 male mortality, comparing emerging scientific evidence with recent trends in pandemic-related social behaviour.