Covid-19 immunity taskforce

Implications of serology testing in Canada

Published: 4Aug2020

Serology testing for severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) will be useful for public health decisions and research but will not have wide application for clinical care,...

New study offers first glimpse into how widespread COVID-19 antibodies are in Canada’s adult population

Published: 23Jul2020

Today, Canadian Blood Services and Canada’s COVID-19 Immunity Task Force (CITF) are releasing initial results of the first 10,000 blood donor samples assessed for SARS-CoV-2 antibodies. This...

Canada launches serological testing initiative to help manage COVID-19

Published: 23Apr2020

The Government of Canada is launching a task force to measure the scope of coronavirus infection in Canada and rapidly provide information needed to manage the COVID-19 pandemic and safely get...

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