2021-08-07/08 General


This preprint says that getting a vaccine makes antibodies that you can detect in saliva (and I presume thus in the rest of the upper respiratory system).

Recommended Reading

This blog post does a very good job of explaining why we still need masks and distancing. Spoiler: fear the Delta strain.

This Twitter thread explains T cells and B cells and why the vaccines are likely to last quite a while.