A: A: Yes! Three happy pieces of news this week (see next post in this thread)
A quick refresher: antibodies are protective proteins produced by the body’s immune system to fight off “invaders.”
It’s important to note that these are very early phase studies, and will NOT be able to speak to the drug’s effectiveness, only its safety and tolerability.
It’s perfectly reasonable to be heartened by the broader collective of potential treatments currently in the hopper. bit.ly/3eNguXb
His biggest concern is that we don't know how well the vaccine can protect against COVID-19. Also things might not go well in development!
So what’s needed next?
Stay tuned: the data will be published in a peer-reviewed journal article in the coming weeks.
On the treatment/vaccine development front: Stay tuned, stay hopeful. We’ll continue to keep you updated as the science proceeds.