(FOX NEWS) — Herd immunity may not be achievable for the coronavirus according to new study out of Spain.
More than 60,000 people took part in the research, which concluded that about 5 percent of the country’s population has developed antibodies to the virus.
In order for herd immunity to be achieved about 70 to 90 percent of a population needs to be immune.
Researchers say their findings emphasize the need for social distancing measures and efforts to identify and isolate new cases, as well as contact tracing.
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