Published in TB and Outbreaks Week, August 2nd, 2005
Study 1: Researchers suggest possibility for an effective immunoprophylaxis strategy for a SARS coronavirus outbreak.
According to a study from the United States, "In this report, the antiviral activity of 80R immunoglobulin G1 (IgG1), a human monoclonal antibody against severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus (SARS-CoV) spike (S) protein that acts as a viral entry inhibitor in vitro, was investigated in vivo in a mouse model. When 80R IgG1 was given prophylactically to mice at doses therapeutically achievable in humans, viral...
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