Monkeys infected with COVID-19 develop immunity in studies

Posted by on May 20, 2020 7:55 pm
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CHICAGO – Two studies in monkeys published on Wednesday offer some of the first scientific evidence that surviving COVID-19 may result in immunity from reinfection, a positive sign that vaccines under development may succeed, US researchers said on Wednesday. Although scientists have assumed that antibodies produced in response to the new coronavirus virus are protective,…