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In this podcast titled “Lab-Grown Antibodies Might Protect Essential Workers,” Myron Cohen, MD, discusses monoclonal antibodies as a potential treatment of COVID-19.

FiveThirtyEight podcast host Anna Rothschild spoke to Myron Cohen, MD, director of the UNC Institute of Global Health and Infectious Diseases, the Yeargan-Bate Distinguished Professor of Medicine, Microbiology and Immunology, and Epidemiology, and Associate Vice Chancellor for Global Health and Medical Affairs at UNC-Chapel Hill, about lab-grown antibodies called monoclonal antibodies, which could temporarily protect people from COVID-19. How soon might they be available for the public? Listen here.