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Plasma Related Stories and News

VCU uses convalescent plasma to save COVID-19 patient

Success of experimental treatment gives hope to others.

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Plasma therapy helpful in moderate Covid cases

Convalescent Plasma Therapy (CPT), said to be helpful in treating Covid patients

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A Retrospective Study on the Effects of Convalescent Plasma

This retrospective study aimed to describe the effects of convalescent plasma therapy in 24 patients diagnosed with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pneumonia due to severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) infection during February and March 2020 in Wuhan, China.

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Have started using convalescent plasma therapy at various centres: AIIMS director

"At various centres, we have now started using convalescent plasma that is the blood of COVID-19 patients who have recovered. A large number of patients who have become alright, have come forward and have volunteered to donate their blood,"

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US FDA approves blood plasma therapy to treat Covid-19

In a statement on Sunday, the FDA said that "known and potential benefits of the product outweigh the known and potential risks of the product".

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Patient treated with plasma therapy in Delhi recovers

When the patient showed no improvement in his condition, his family requested the hospital for the administration of plasma therapy on the compassionate grounds

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