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Authors' Response to Peer Reviews of “Early Experience With Neutralizing Monoclonal Antibody Therapy for COVID-19: Retrospective Cohort Survival Analysis and Descriptive Study”

Authors' Response to Peer Reviews of “Early Experience With Neutralizing Monoclonal Antibody Therapy for COVID-19: Retrospective Cohort Survival Analysis and Descriptive Study”

Authors' Response to Peer Reviews of “Early Experience With Neutralizing Monoclonal Antibody Therapy for COVID-19: Retrospective Cohort Survival Analysis and Descriptive Study”

Authors' Response to Peer Reviews

1Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell, Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY, United States

2Northwell Health, New Hyde Park, NY, United States

*all authors contributed equally

Corresponding Author:

Mark Jarrett, MBA, MD

Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

Hofstra University

500 Hofstra University

Hempstead, NY, 11549

United States

Phone: 1 516 463 7516

Email: mjarrett@northwell.edu


JMIRx Med 2021;2(3):e33496

doi:10.2196/33496

Keywords


This is the authors’ response to peer-review reports for “Early Experience With Neutralizing Monoclonal Antibody Therapy for COVID-19: Retrospective Cohort Survival Analysis and Descriptive Study.”


  1. Formatting in paper [2] changed as requested
  2. Figures changed
  3. Added suggested contextualization
  4. Fortified Discussion
  5. Although we added references and discussion of the inflammatory response to cytokines, it should be recognized that these antibodies work by neutralization of the virus, not by affecting cytokines.
  1. Anonymous. Peer review of "Early Experience With Neutralizing Monoclonal Antibody Therapy for COVID-19: Retrospective Cohort Survival Analysis and Descriptive Study". JMIRx Med 2021 Sep;2(3):e33499 [FREE Full text]
  2. Jarrett M, Licht W, Bock K, Brown Z, Hirsch J, Coppa K, et al. Early experience with neutralizing monoclonal antibody therapy for COVID-19: retrospective cohort survival analysis and descriptive study. JMIRx Med 2021 Sep;2(3):e29638 [FREE Full text]

Edited by E Meinert; This is a non–peer-reviewed article. submitted 09.09.21; accepted 09.09.21; published 27.09.21

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©Mark Jarrett, Warren Licht, Kevin Bock, Zenobia Brown, Jamie Hirsch, Kevin Coppa, Rajdeep Brar, Stephen Bello, Ira Nash. Originally published in JMIRx Med (https://med.jmirx.org), 27.09.2021.

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