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Graphics: Well+Good Creative. On Thursday, the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the first COVID-19 antibody test : the “qSARS-CoV-2 IgG/IgM Rapid Test” created by biotechnology company Cellex Inc. The announcement comes on the heels of the Mayo Clinic developing its own antibody test to be released April 6. This development is being heralded as a potential new way to see if someone has ever been exposed to SARS-CoV-2 (aka the novel coronavirus that causes the disease COVID-19), and potentially even if they are now immune to the deadly virus. But while the test may mark a promising new phase in the fight to end COVID-19 (which has now surpassed one million cases glo... Full story

6 April