Research Study

Countermeasures for COVID-19 Pandemic
Principal Investigator 
Theodore Steiner


Body Locations and Systems 
Immune System and Disorders
Study Start/End 
Oct 23, 2020 to Mar 31, 2021
Laura Oliveira, Research Manager
604-875-411 ext.64164
Email Address
Purpose of Study 

The purpose of the study is to identify immune cells and antibodies that fight the novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) from individuals who have been infected and recovered from COVID-19. Neutralizing antibodies will be used for the development of new therapies and diagnostic tools for COVID-19


Those eligible to participate must be over the age of 18 and have had a postitive COVID-19 diagnosis. 


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