What to Know About Coronavirus and Antibodies
The question everyone is asking: Can you get the coronavirus twice? As with all things related to the pandemic, it’s complicated. But Elemental senior writer Dana Smith dives deep into the issue. Here are a few points from her story to keep in mind.
- Humans create antibodies to SARS-CoV-2. Most people who have been infected with SARS-CoV-2 create antibodies to it.
- It’s unknown whether the presence of antibodies guarantees a person is protected from reinfection. In most…