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President Joe Biden examined negative for Covid-19 however will proceed to isolate, in keeping with the White House.
Biden “continues to feel very well,” White House doctor Kevin O’Connor mentioned in a memorandum on Saturday. Despite his negative antigen take a look at, “in an abundance of caution, the president will continue his strict isolation measures pending a second negative test,” O’Connor mentioned.
Biden, who’s totally vaccinated and acquired two booster pictures, first examined optimistic for Covid on July 21 after which examined optimistic for the second time in a “rebound” case one week in the past.
O’Connor had beforehand warned of the potential for a rebound in optimistic take a look at outcomes, a phenomenon amongst a small proportion of sufferers who, like Biden, used the antiviral remedy Paxlovid as a part of their remedy.
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