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BLAZE-2 tested monoclonal antibodies. The study enrolled staff and residents in skilled nursing and assisted living facilities with a high risk of exposure to SARS-CoV-2. The study questions were:
The study was conducted in the United States and enrolled 196 participants.
Monoclonal antibodies are designed to bind to SARS-CoV-2 and prevent the virus from entering healthy cells. Monoclonal antibodies were developed in a lab by the pharmaceutical company Eli Lilly. Monoclonal antibodies cannot give you SARS-CoV-2, nor will they make you sick with COVID-19.
Visit ClinicalTrials.gov - NCT04497987 for additional details about the Eli Lilly monoclonal antibody clinical study to prevent COVID-19.
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Content last reviewed on June 12, 2021