Covid antibodies found in breast milk of vaccinated, infected moms: Study

However, the study published recently in the journal JAMA Pediatrics does not imply that breast milk antibodies can provide protection against COVID-19 for nursing children.

published on : 15th November 2021

Covid vaccinated people with prior infection may have more antibodies: Study

The 73 were divided into two groups -- those who were infected at 90 days or closer to the first vaccine dose, and those whose exposure to the virus was more than 90 days before the initial shot.

published on : 2nd November 2021

GHs used monoclonal antibodies to treat Covid, no adverse effects found

The Health Department has treated Covid-19 patients at government medical college hospitals with monoclonal antibodies, according to senior officials.

published on : 27th October 2021

82% adults, 40% children in Kerala have Covid antibodies, finds sero survey

The relatively high seroprevalence among children indicates that school reopening will not pose major concerns, according to health experts.

published on : 11th October 2021

Over 73 per cent people in Odisha's 12 districts have COVID antibodies: ICMR serosurvey

While sero-positivity was the highest 93.9 per cent among the healthcare workers, it was around 70 per cent in the 6-10 age group and 74 per cent among the people aged 11 to 18 years.

published on : 27th September 2021

Study: Antibodies present six months after second Covid jab

This raises questions on the need for a booster dose, or third dose, six months after the second dose.

published on : 26th September 2021

WHO endorses antibody treatment for some people

The UN health agency said the new advice was based on evidence from experimental trials, including a British-run study that is the world's largest for testing potential COVID-19 treatments.

published on : 24th September 2021

Vaccinated pregnant women pass high level of antibodies to babies: Study

The research team led by NYU Grossman School of Medicine in the US found that 100 per cent of the infants had protective antibodies at birth.

published on : 23rd September 2021

Tiny antibodies from llamas can potentially treat COVID-19: Study

Researchers at the Rosalind Franklin Institute in the UK found that nanobodies -- a smaller, simple form of antibody -- can effectively target the SARS-CoV-2 virus.

published on : 22nd September 2021

Antibodies from original Covid virus strain don't bind to variants: Study

The researchers studied the convergent antibodies' ability to bind to several variants and found that they no longer bound to some.

published on : 21st September 2021

Rush for antibody level tests in Kerala, doctors say not needed

Several people have been approaching private hospitals and labs for testing their antibody levels to check the efficacy or response of the Covid vaccination.

published on : 18th September 2021

Sharp dip in antibodies after three-four months of receiving Covid vaccine, find researchers

ICMR’s Bhubaneswar centre study finds higher antibodies in those who took Covishield vaccine compared to Covaxin.

published on : 14th September 2021

80 per cent COVID-19 immunity lost in 6 months in some after Pfizer shot: US study 

The study noted that the boosters are even more important as the Delta variant spreads.

published on : 6th September 2021

Kerala doctor on Covid duty tested positive four times due to suspected low-immunity  

Senior doctors with the GMCH say the low immunity could be a reason why Gafoor kept getting infected, especially since he was continuously exposed to Covid patients.

published on : 31st August 2021

Booster increases antibodies, says Johnson & Johnson

The drugmaker says researchers saw an increase in antibodies nine-fold higher than levels seen about a month after the first dose of the vaccination was administered.

published on : 25th August 2021
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