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Nov 17

Immunity
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Immunity to the Coronavirus May Last Years, New Data Hint
Blood samples from recovered patients suggest a powerful, long-lasting immune response, researchers reported.
https://www.nytimes.com/2020/11/17/health/coronavirus-immunity.html
Apoorva Mandavilli @apoorva_nyc - Tue Nov 17
THE GOOD NEWS: Immunity to the coronavirus might last years, maybe even decades, according to a new study — the most hopeful look yet at this issue. 1/x nytimes.com/2020/11/17/hea…
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Virginia Hughes @virginiahughes - Tue Nov 17
!!! >> Immunity to the Coronavirus May Last Years, New Data Hint, @apoorva_nyc reports: nytimes.com/2020/11/17/hea…
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Nitin A Kapur, MD, MPH @DrNitinAKapur - Tue Nov 17
Along with 1. Pfizer 2. Moderna and 3. Reporting from ⁦@apoorva_nyc⁩ indicating long lasting immunity to covid, this is the best 8 days of news during this 8 mo pandemic. The light is at the end of the tunnel! Hold the line. Don’t travel for holidays nytimes.com/2020/11/17/hea…
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Jen Gommerman @JenGommerman - Tue Nov 17
Great article ⁦@apoorva_nyc⁩. Thanks for interviewing myself and colleagues ⁦@PepperMarion⁩, ⁦@deeptabhattacha⁩, ⁦@VirusesImmunity⁩ and ⁦@profshanecrotty⁩ on persistent immunity to CoV2. nytimes.com/2020/11/17/hea…
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Amesh Adalja @AmeshAA - Fri Nov 20
“by and large painting the same picture, which is that once you get past those first few critical weeks, the rest of the response looks pretty conventional” nytimes.com/2020/11/17/hea…
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Sandhya Koushika Lab @WormlockHolmes - Wed Nov 18
Another positive news in #COVID19 pandemic. Report suggests like in SARS people recovered from #COVID19 may have long lasting immunity. Excellent lucid piece of science writing by @apoorva_nyc nytimes.com/2020/11/17/hea…
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jonathan jb webb @jjbw - Tue Nov 17
Don’t look now but 2020 is in danger* of ruining its bad boy reputation with a late surge of good news** * absolute risk [sticks finger in the wind] ... 4% (+-4%) ** the good news is promising but not peer reviewed Anyway. Great piece by @apoorva_nyc: nytimes.com/2020/11/17/hea…
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David Lat @DavidLat - Tue Nov 17
1/ "How long might immunity to the #coronavirus last? Years, maybe even decades, according to a new study — the most hopeful answer yet to a question that has shadowed plans for widespread vaccination." nyti.ms/2UAQztD
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Quanta Magazine @QuantaMagazine - Wed Nov 18
In welcome news, the immune system may retain a sharp “memory” of how to produce antibodies that can fight SARS-CoV-2 for many months, possibly even years, @apoorva_nyc reports for @NYTimes. nytimes.com/2020/11/17/hea…
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Sanjaya Senanayake @sanj971 - Tue Nov 17
The uncertainty about reinfection with #COVID19 has been a source of vexation since the #pandemic began. Documented reinfections appear rare. Here's some good news by @apoorva_nyc supporting more durable immunity to this #coronavirus nytimes.com/2020/11/17/hea…
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Ash Paul @pash22 - Tue Nov 17
Immunity to the #coronavirus May Last Years, New Data Hint: Blood samples from recovered patients suggest a powerful, long-lasting immune response, researchers reported nytimes.com/2020/11/17/hea…
Nidhi Subbaraman @NidhiSubs - Tue Nov 17
Virus's gonna virus, but this is better than the alternative nytimes.com/2020/11/17/hea…
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