SEATTLE (AP) — Microsoft co-founder Invoice Gates mentioned Tuesday he has examined constructive for COVID-19 and is experiencing delicate signs.
Through Twitter, the billionaire philanthropist mentioned he’ll isolate till he’s once more wholesome.
“I’m lucky to be vaccinated and boosted and have entry to testing and nice medical care,” Gates wrote.
The Seattle-based Invoice and Melinda Gates Basis is essentially the most influential personal basis on the earth, with an endowment of about $65 billion.
Invoice Gates has been a vocal proponent for pandemic mitigation measures, particularly entry to vaccines and medicine for poorer nations. The Gates Basis in October mentioned it’ll spend $120 million to spice up entry to generic variations of drugmaker Merck’s antiviral COVID-19 capsule for lower-income nations.