Profile of specific antibodies to SARS-CoV-2: The first report

J Infect. 2020 Jul;81(1):147-178. doi: 10.1016/j.jinf.2020.03.012. Epub 2020 Mar 21.


  1. Profile of specific antibodies to virus in blood can assist diagnosis and reflect disease course.

  2. The preliminary study explored the dynamic profile of IgM and IgG.

  3. Serum IgM to SARS-COV-2 last more than a month indicating the prolonged virus replication in infected patients.

Publication types

  • Letter
  • Comment

MeSH terms

  • Betacoronavirus
  • COVID-19
  • Coronavirus Infections*
  • Humans
  • Pandemics
  • Pneumonia, Viral
  • SARS Virus*
  • SARS-CoV-2
  • Viral Load