Antibodies to the new coronavirus was detected in 17.4% of tested Muscovites, as reported by RIA Novosti, told reporters the Deputy mayor of Moscow on issues of social development Anastasia Rakova.
According to Cancer, the study of population immunity to SARS-CoV-2 held in the capital more than a month. The first phase of testing took place from may 4th to may 21st, then the antibodies were detected in 12% of patients. In the second stage of testing, this figure has reached 17.4 percent, an increase of 5% in two weeks.
On may 15 in Moscow conducted ELISA studies for the detection of antibodies to the new coronavirus. First, to participate in them was by invitation only, at present, participation is possible for everyone by appointment. In addition, ELISA studies are held weekly all employees of the medical organizations of the health Department of the city hospital patients (on the day of hospitalization), patients of day hospitals and CT-cents (the first treatment), patients of clinics (a doctor’s).