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[Literature Summary] Antibodies to protect against COVID-19 diseases in human milk

[Literature Summary] Antibodies to protect against COVID-19 diseases in human milk

Breastfeeding offers a wide range of health benefits to both mothers and children. A recent study added another potential benefit - protection against COVID-19 diseases.

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Demers-Mathieu V et al. Difference in levels of SARS-CoV-2 S1 and S2 subunits- and nucleocapsid protein-reactive SIgM/IgM, IgG and SIgA/IgA antibodies in human milk. J Perinatol. 2020;10.1038/s41372-020-00805-w.

 

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