The amazing power of breast milk!
New research finds Coronavirus antibodies in human milk could provide passive immunity to breastfed infants, protecting babies against COVID19 diseases.
"The presence of SARS-CoV-2-reactive antibodies in human milk could provide passive immunity to breastfed infants and protect them against COVID-19 diseases".
Link to research:https://www.nature.com/articles/s41372-020-00805-w
Demers-Mathieu, V., Dung, M., Mathijssen, G.B. et al. Difference in levels of SARS-CoV-2 S1 and S2 subunits- and nucleocapsid protein-reactive SIgM/IgM, IgG and SIgA/IgA antibodies in human milk.
J Perinatol (2020). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41372-020-00805-w