Fauci said he's 'willing to bet anything' that people who recover from the new coronavirus are 'really protected from reinfection'

Posted On: Mar 28, 2020   |   Posted By: Business Insider

Fauci said he's 'willing to bet anything' that people who recover from the new coronavirus are 'really protected from reinfection'

Anthony Fauci , one of the top US experts on infectious disease, is the face of America's coronavirus response team.
When asked by Comedy Central's "The Daily Show" host Trevor Noah whether people who are infected with COVID-19 and recover from the disease are immune to reinfection , Fauci in an interview Thursday responded that, while experts can't be 100% sure, he feels "really confident" that recovered coronavirus patients will have immunity.
Fauci added that he'd be "willing to bet anything that people who recover are really protected against re-infection."
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Dr. Anthony Fauci, one of the top US experts on infectious disease, has guided the US through the AIDS, Zika, and Ebola epidemics, shared an optimistic message this week as he leads the country's response to the coronavirus outbreak.
During a recent interview with Comedy Central's "The Daily Show" host Trevor Noah, Dr. Fauci was asked whether people who are infected with COVID-19 and recover from...

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