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Coronavirus in Texas

After blowback, Texas admits 6% of its reported tests were for antibodies, not active infections

The state is now distinguishing antibody tests from standard viral tests.

Nurse Kristen Howell, left, and Medical Lab Tech, Amanda Hernandez, administer a COVID-19 test at the Austin Regional Clinic drive-up testing site in Kyle on March 31, 2020.

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