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News

Government begins large scale study of coronavirus immunity

Major long-term study will track spread of coronavirus in general population

Antibody testing will help to understand levels of immunity and the role of genetics
Up to 20,000 people of all ages and walks of life to take part for at least 6 months

COVID-19 detection dogs trial launches

Trials for specially-trained ‘COVID dogs’ that may be able to detect coronavirus (COVID-19) in humans, even before symptoms appear, are set to begin as part of new research.