LY-CoV555 – not a vaccine

Not a vaccine but a drug as interesting as a vaccine, LY-CoV555 is made of antibody taken on one of the first surviving patient in USA.

LY-CoV555 is now tested on 32 patients (injected to give instantaneous and transient defense against Covid 19, as they aren’t made by patient body) .

It’s collaboration among Eli Lilly and Company and AbCellera Company that made it possible.

These selected antibodies could neutralize spike proteins of Covid-19 virus surface, maybe the same that allow cell intrusion.

Read more here :

https://www.abcellera.com/news/2020-03-abcellera-and-lilly-codevelopment

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