Researchers at Pitt Say They Have an Antibody That “Completely and Specifically Neutralizes” The Virus
September 16, 2020 12:27PM CDT
This could be huge. 🤞
Researchers at the University of Pittsburgh have a new drug that could help you make antibodies WITHOUT getting the virus. They say it could protect you for weeks or months, and also might help people RECOVER from the virus.
.@PittDeptofMed scientists have an antibody that completely and specifically neutralizes COVID-19. This discovery has led to a drug, which could be a potential treatment for SARS-CoV-2:https://t.co/gvQZZsgtCi
— University of Pittsburgh (@PittTweet) September 15, 2020
It’s worth mentioning Jonas Salk was also at Pitt when he came up with the polio vaccine.
If this survives all the testing and proves effective, I’ll root for the Panthers for the rest of my life!