LONDON—With a vaccine against the new coronavirus numerous months absent and no regarded successful drug treatments however, governments around the globe are browsing for the next very best factor: a exam to see if folks are immune to the virus.
In Britain, the governing administration reported Wednesday it is trialing own blood-testing kits that it hopes to distribute as before long as next week. The test—if it functions—could very clear the way for folks who have caught and recovered from Covid-19 to return to operate or volunteer to enable other folks, potentially easing the disruption brought about by the pandemic.
Throughout the globe, laboratories and diagnostics companies are racing to good-tune a inexpensive, transportable, mass-testing device that can promptly demonstrate if a person has obtained immunity to the virus. The U.S. Centers for Disease Handle and Avoidance has reported it is also doing work on its own antibody exam for