A person donating their plasma at a blood bank

Kamada Announces Availability of its Plasma-Derived Hyperimmune IgG Therapy for Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) for Compassionate Use Treatment in Israel

Kamada completed manufacturing of the first batch of its plasma-derived IgG product for COVID-19 utilizing the Company’s approved proprietary IgG platform technology, and additional production is ongoing. The initial vials are available for compassionate use in Israel. In addition, Kamada’s proposed clinical protocol for a Phase 1/2 clinical trial was submitted to the Israeli Ministry of Health, and the Company expects to initiate the study during the third quarter of this year.

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Coronavirus pandemic: Red Cross' free COVID antibody testing provides incentive to donate blood

With more people undergoing elective surgeries, the American Red Cross is dealing with an urgent need for blood donations.

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Researchers identify potent antibody cocktail to treat COVID-19

Researchers evaluated several human antibodies to determine the most potent combination to be mixed in a cocktail and used as a promising anti-viral therapy against the virus that causes COVID-19.

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COVID-19: Urgent plea for plasma as Sarasota hospital sees uptick in hospitalizations

Amid an uptick in cases, a Sarasota hospital is treating more coronavirus patients and local blood banks are running dangerously low on what they need to treat them.

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Fresno County wants recovered COVID-19 patients to donate blood, plasma

With Fresno County at just over 2,700 total COVID-19 cases, it's now on the governor's list to receive more targeted engagement from state officials.

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San Antonio doctor who survived COVID-19 saving lives with his plasma

Dr. Aaron King among elite group of blood donors at the South Texas Blood and Tissue Center

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