Scientists are finding out the case of a person in Bristol who has recovered from 290 days being optimistic with SARS-CoV-2.
Dave, 72, is a driving teacher and musician who’s spent the final 10 months with an lively coronavirus an infection, visiting hospital seven occasions. His immune system was weak to the virus after a leukaemia prognosis and chemotherapy remedy.
Dave was finally handled with a brand new combination of anti-viral medication offered by the US firm Regeneron on compassionate grounds.
Now scientists on the College of Bristol are finding out Dave’s case to attempt to perceive how Covid acts and mutates throughout the physique.
The BBC’s Jon Kay experiences.