Journal of Next Generation Sequencing & Applications

ISSN - 2469-9853

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Relevance of Hybridoma Technology to the Covid-19 immunization era: Monoclonal Antibodies' methodologies, applications, pros, and cons

Achim Cchitvsanzwhoh Satheka

Coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) has claimed over 2.5 million lives around the world as of early March 2021  and 114 million people have been infected with Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome  Coronavirus 2 (SARS-Cov-2) which is a strain of coronavirus that causes Covid-19. Pharmaceutical companies have seen opportunities in using monoclonal antibodies (MAbs) to neutralize SARS-Cov-2 as masses await vaccination.