Most who recover from coronavirus carry antibodies, study finds
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An antibody is a protein made by plasma cells in response to infection and is a sign of the body’s attempt to fight the virus.
The study, which has not been reviewed by scientific experts, was authored by doctors from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York City. It said the vast majority of infected patients who recover from coronavirus become immune to COVID-19.
The study relied on a test developed by Florian Krammer, a researcher from the Icahn School of Medicine, that has a less-than-one-percent chance of producing false-positive antibody results, The New York Times …continued .
[Source: Fox News]