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Why Antibody Tests Don’t Yet Reveal Coronavirus Immunity

Can an antibody blood test tell if you are immune to COVID-19?

Publish Date: Topic: Body + BrainBody & BrainNova
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By Arlo Perez

NOVA producer Caitlin Saks got the unusual opportunity to investigate her own blood to find out what exactly antibodies are, why public health professionals are eager to roll out antibody testing, and just what these tests can—and can’t—tell us.

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