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Anthony Fauci says people who recover from the coronavirus should be immune through at least September. But some scientists worry that not all patients develop antibodies

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Dr. Anthony Fauci says people who recover from the coronavirus will likely be immune should a second wave of infection spread in the early fall.
He explained that because the virus has not mutated much , people who develop immunity will likely maintain it at least for the next few months.
Preliminary studies about coronavirus immunity and antibodies have shown that most, but not all, recovered patients develop antibodies.
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Anthony Fauci's vision for battling a second wave of coronavirus in the fall: Be prepared like we should have been in January

Anthony Fauci's vision for battling a second wave of coronavirus in the fall: Be prepared like we should have been in January

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

On Wednesday, Dr. Anthony Fauci discussed his playbook for preparing the US for potential future waves of COVID-19 infections , which could come after lockdowns lift or in the fall.
Fauci said the US should develop its capacity for widespread testing, contact tracing, and case isolation - "the things that were not in place in January."
Antibody testing could help experts understand how many people may be immune to the virus, and how many people are still vulnerable.
Even if things go back to normal, Fauci said, we can't "ever let it get out of hand again."
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