FactCheck Q&A: the new coronavirus “blood tests”
Channel 4 News
Scientists and manufacturers are clear that antibody tests alone cannot provide a complete alternative to the viral tests we are using now.
C4 News FactCheck
Matt Hancock has said he wants to carry out 100,000 coronavirus tests a day by the end of the month. Part of this involves bringing in a new kind of test that looks for antibodies in the blood rather than the virus itself.