COVID-19 Federal Response Update – Thursday, April 2, 2020

By Capitol Associates, Inc.
Deborah Brix, one of the top coronavirus response advisors to President Trump and Vice President Pence, is asking colleges and universities to develop a special type of blood test to see if healthcare workers have developed an immunity to COVID-19. The enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) tests can detect antibodies that the body naturally produce. These tests are already used to detect antibodies for other infectious diseases such as HIV.