A person donating their plasma at a blood bank

U.S. Naval Hospital Guam Collects Convalescent Plasma from 138 Sailors

U.S. Naval Hospital (USNH) Guam began collecting COVID-19 convalescent plasma (CP) May 31 in support of the Department of Defense effort to develop therapeutics to support active duty readiness.

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First Mainer to receive blood plasma treatment recovers from COVID-19

The first Mainer to receive transfusions of antibody-rich blood plasma says he remembers dreams of two groups chanting while he was on a ventilator for 18 days.

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Blood donations in Las Vegas tested for COVID-19

The national blood bank Vitalant, formerly known as United Blood Services, announced on Wednesday that it is testing all blood donations for antibodies that indicate whether a person has had COVID-19 and has built up immunity to the virus.

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Plasma treatment for COVID-19 patients still in early stages

Plasma treatment for COVID-19 patients still in early stages

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As the economy reopens, scientists still have a lot to learn about coronavirus immunity

Six months and close to 7.5 million infections into the COVID-19 pandemic, scientists are just now inching their way toward answering that question.

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Casey, Kelly remind Pennsylvanians about COVID-19 antibodies, plasma donations

U.S. Sen. Bob Casey (D-Pa.) and Rep. Mike Kelly (R-Pa.) Friday are reminding COVID-19 recovered-patients of the importance of donating plasma.

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