Scientists say the proportion of people with coronavirus antibodies has been falling - suggesting immunity could only last for a few months.
the REACT study confirms that antibodies to C19 appear short lived.
Covid: Antibodies 'fall rapidly after infection'
Covid: Antibodies 'fall rapidly after infection'
Study found number of people testing positive for antibodies fell by 26% between June and September. Says immunity appears to be fading and there is a risk of catching the virus multiple times. More than 350,000 people took part in the test. #COVID__19
Antibodies 'fall rapidly after #COVID19 infection'
Covid: Antibodies 'fall rapidly after infection' 🦠 "The fall was greater in those over 65, compared with younger age groups, and in those without symptoms compared with those with full-blown Covid-19."
Oh dear. Back to the drawing board for all the old mates in the herd immunity school of #COVID19 control as immunity rates fall in huge UK study
Important new findings: Covid-19 Antibodies 'fall rapidly after infection'
The Imperial College London team found that #Coronavirus antibodies wane rapidly and there is a risk of reinfection
Covid: Antibodies 'fall rapidly after infection'
Well fck me. If this is accurate (?), how is civilization suppose to work with people regularly getting reinfected?
#Covid19 study shows #NoHerdImmunity as protective antibodies 'fall rapidly after infection' #REACT2 Study of 350,000 people by : “the number of people with antibodies fell by more than a quarter between summer and autumn.”
Let's hope vaccine will be more effective than COVID19 infection itself in triggering protective immunity. Are there other examples?