COVID-19 Antibody Testing – Preliminary Results

Cormorant Island COVID-19 Antibody Testing

Preliminary Results, July 23, 2020

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Results

520 people provided a blood sample for COVID-19 antibody testing.

19 people (3.7%) were positive for  COVID-19 antibodies, meaning that they were previously infected with the COVID-19 virus and their body made antibodies against the virus.

Most of the 19 people with COVID-19 antibodies were previous cases and their close contacts.

What’s Next

A final community report of the results will be available by Labour Day, which will provide more information about the impact of COVID-19 on Cormorant Island.