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Virus antibodies fade fast but not necessarily protection

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By MARILYNN MARCHIONE

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Finally, some common sense regarding antibodies and immunity. Thank you.

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/07/22/health/covid-antibodies-herd-immunity.html?campaign_id=2&emc=edit_th_20200723&instance_id=20509&nl=todaysheadlines&regi_id=49359514&segment_id=34108&user_id=9c748ac6c3d1ed95a04f0beb1d0eb89b

This article in the New York Times goes into some detail about the role of antibodies. It is normal for the number of antibodies for a disease to decrease over a few weeks or months, if the disease has been successfully fought off.

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