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Fighting Viruses: What Is Passive Immunization?

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Artist's representation of antibodies attaching to SARS-CoV-2
Caltech Scientists Turn Research Toward Fighting Coronavirus Pandemic
Scientist Christopher Barnes seated at a lab bench and pipetting with gloves on
Images of Antibodies as They Neutralize the COVID-19 Virus
scanning electron microscope image of SARS-CoV-2 emerging from the surface of cells cultured in the lab
Antibodies from COVID-19 survivors could be used to treat patients (from Johns Hopkins University)