Seroprevalence of anti-SARS-CoV-2 antibodies among outpatients in Southwestern Seoul, Korea

Ji Yun Noh, Yu Bin Seo, Jin Gu Yoon, Hye Seong, Hakjun Hyun, Jacob Lee, Nuri Lee, Seri Jung, Min Jeong Park, Wonkeun Song, Jung Yoon, Chae Seung Lim, Jungsang Ryou, Joo Yeon Lee, Sung Soon Kim, Hee Jin Cheong, Woo Joo Kim, Soo Young Yoon, Joon Young Song

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Abstract

Serosurveillance studies reveal the actual disease burden and herd immunity level in the population. In Seoul, Korea, a cross-sectional investigation showed 0.07% anti-severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus-2 antibody seropositivity among 1,500 outpatients of the university hospitals. Low seroprevalence reflects well-implemented social distancing. Serosurveillance should be repeated as the pandemic progresses.

Original languageEnglish
Article numberE311
JournalJournal of Korean medical science
Volume35
Issue number33
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2020 Aug

Keywords

  • COVID-19
  • SARS-CoV-2
  • Seroepidemiology
  • Seroprevalence

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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