QED With Dr. B

Mapping Antibodies

Clip: Episode 1 | 5m 25s | Video has closed captioning.

Antibodies are immune proteins that recognize and attach to invasive pathogens, like viruses, bacteria, and parasites, that can come into our body. Humans have millions of antibodies and some scientists believe that the key to advancing medicine will be found in mapping all of our antibodies. Dr. Robert Carnahan of the Vanderbilt Vaccine Center, is looking at antibodies in COVID-19 survivors.

Aired: 01/27/21

Rating: NR

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