There are a lot of accounts of antibodies rapidly disappearing once people recover from coronavirus — and leaving people prone to reinfection.
James received the award for her contributions to understanding systemic autoimmune diseases such as lupus and rheumatoid arthritis.
Are people who recover from Covid-19 now immune to future infection?
Scientists have long known lupus has a strong genetic component, but there also must be environmental triggers to activate the disease.
Doctors could “score” patients’ mediators to predict a flare.
Logann Wyatt has a personal interest in autoimmune disease.