Previous infection with common cold seasonal coronavirus may protect some from severe COVID-19

Nearly everyone has been exposed to the highly prevalent seasonal coronaviruses responsible for the common cold. But could this exposure induce antibodies that also recognize certain proteins of the SARS-CoV-2 virus? A CITF-funded study led by University of Ottawa researcher Dr. Marc-AndrĂ© Langlois, questioned if these antibodies could influence COVID-19 disease severity. In this … Continue reading Previous infection with common cold seasonal coronavirus may protect some from severe COVID-19