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Why does Santa Ana have highest concentration of new COVID cases in OC? Researchers conduct antibody tests to find out

KABC, Dec. 11, 2020 (Video)

December 11, 2020

Why does Santa Ana have highest concentration of new COVID cases in OC? Researchers conduct antibody tests to find out

Researchers with UC Irvine are conducting a survey that includes free antibody tests to find answers behind why the numbers are so high here. … According to UCI’s Dr. Daniel Parker UCI’s serological test tells people they have not had SARS-CoV-2, with nearly 100% accuracy and that they’ve had it with 94% accuracy.