December 10, 2021

WRAL: "Test developed at Duke can quickly tell who's got antibodies to fight which coronavirus variant"

"DURHAM, N.C. — Biomedical engineers at Duke University have devised a test to quickly and easily assess how well someone's antibodies fight infection from multiple coronavirus variants

The test, dubbed the COVID-19 Variant Spike-ACE2-Competitive Antibody Neutralization assay, or CoVariant-SCAN, could potentially tell doctors how protected a patient is from variants circulating in a community as well as new ones. It also could indicate which monoclonal antibody treatments would best help a patient"

To read the full article from WRAL, click here