Antibody surveys suggesting vast undercount of coronavirus infections may be unreliable

  title={Antibody surveys suggesting vast undercount of coronavirus infections may be unreliable},
  author={Gretchen Vogel},
  • G. Vogel
  • Published 21 April 2020
  • Geography
  • Science
Surveying large swaths of the public for antibodies to the new coronavirus promises to show how widespread undiagnosed infections are, how deadly the virus really is, and whether enough of the population has become immune for social distancing measures to be eased But the first batch of results has generated more controversy than clarity The survey results, from Germany, the Netherlands, and several locations in the United States, find that anywhere from 2% to 30% of certain populations have… 
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