✅ Fact-checked    

100% Coronavirus Blocking Antibody Detected

100% Coronavirus Blocking Antibody Detected

Researchers at Sorrento Therapeutics in the United States have discovered an antibody that is thought to be able to neutralize the coronavirus “100%” and remove it from the human body in a matter of days. According to the head of the company, this tool may be “more effective” than the vaccines currently being developed, Fox News reports.

Representatives of the California biopharmaceutical company Sorrento Therapeutics claim that they were able to find an antibody capable of completely blocking the coronavirus and removing it from the body within four days. This was in an exclusive interview with Fox News said the founder and CEO of the company, Dr. Henry G.

Researchers have tested and tested the billions of antibodies they have collected over the past decade. In the end, out of dozens of candidates, they managed to identify a substance called STI-1499. It “envelops” the spike-shaped protein COVID-19, and it dies, said, Gee.

“We would like to emphasize that there is a cure. There is a solution that works 100 percent, ”said the head of Sorrento Therapeutics. “If there is a neutralizing antibody in the body, the need for social distance will disappear,” he added.

Gee also suggested that STI-1499 could be used as a preventative therapy. In his view, a “harmless” antibody may prove to be “more effective” than any vaccine in development.

According to calculations, the company can produce up to 200 thousand doses of STI-1499 per month. At the same time, Sorrento Therapeutics hopes that they will be able to increase output to tens of millions to meet the expected demand.

Views: 304

Add a comment!