10 March 2020 – Probe developed to detect Covid-19 antibody in blood

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Type of Intervention: Healthcare and public health capacity
Sectors Involved: Research
Level of Jurisdiction: National
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Overview: Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention National institute of Health(K-NIH) has successfully developed a probe to detect COVID-19 antibody in blood. Techniques to identify whether a body’s immune system can produce antibodies against antigen are essential for evaluating the efficacy of vaccines or therapeutics.
Full details here: https://www.cdc.go.kr/board/board.es?mid=a30402000000&bid=0030&act=view&list_no=366513&tag=&nPage=5