Past COVID-19 Infection Can Protect 83% for 5 Months But May Not Stop Transmission

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This article states that developing COVID-19 after being infected with the SARS CoV2 virus can protect 83% of the infected by the 5th month mark. In addition it says that the virus may still exist in the upper airway of those previously infected and still be a source of transmission.

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Mahase, Elisabeth . “Covid-19: Past infection provides 83% protection for five months but may not stop transmission, study finds." BMJ 372, (2021): n124.

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