What Can Antibody Testing Really Tell Us About COVID?

NBC News: “Antibody tests need to be in area for 2nd coronavirus wave, CDC director claims,” April 13, 2020.

Yvonne Maldonado, MD, senior affiliate dean for faculty growth and diversity, professor of pediatrics — infectious ailments, and of health exploration and policy, Stanford College.

Aneesh Mehta, MD, affiliate professor, division of infectious ailments, Emory College University of Drugs.

Countrywide Institutes of Health: “NIH commences research to quantify undetected scenarios of coronavirus an infection,” April ten, 2020.

ClinicalTrials.gov: “SARS-COV2 Pandemic Serosurvey and Blood Sampling,” identifier NCT04334954.

Co-Immunity Undertaking.

News launch, Fda, April 15, 2020.

Fda: “Cellex qSARS-CoV-two IgG/IgM Fast Test.”

Abbott: “Abbott Launches Third COVID-19 Test, a Laboratory-Primarily based Antibody Blood Test That Will Ship in the U.S. Starting off Tomorrow,” April 15, 2020.

CIDRAP News: “Antibody tests might keep clues to COVID-19 publicity, immunity — but it’s challenging,” April 15, 2020.

“COVID-19 Dashboard by the Middle for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) at Johns Hopkins College.”

Michael Mina, MD, PhD, assistant professor of epidemiology, Harvard T.H. Chan University of Community Health.

Matthew Sims, MD, PhD, director of infectious illness exploration, Beaumont Health.

The Boston World: “Harvard president and wife, the two recovered from coronavirus, raise scientists’ work with blood donations,” April 14, 2020.


Marc Lipsitch, PhD, professor of epidemiology, Harvard T.H. Chan University of Community Health.