The Other Side of Covid-19 Immunity

Not all immunity research has to do with antibodies

Yasmin Tayag
Medium Coronavirus Blog
3 min readJul 15, 2020

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This week, research suggesting that antibodies to Covid-19 wane quickly after infection raised concerns about immunity to the coronavirus. Throughout the pandemic, much of the conversation about immunity has focused on antibodies: using antibody tests to look for them, filtering them out of convalescent plasma, and…

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Yasmin Tayag
Medium Coronavirus Blog

Editor, Medium Coronavirus Blog. Senior editor at Future Human by OneZero. Previously: science at Inverse, genetics at NYU.