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Plasma Related Stories and News

Critically ill Evergreen man first in Colorado to receive convalescent plasma

The plasma came from a donor who recovered from COVID-19. Doctors hope the antibodies in the donor's blood will help Dr. Michael Leonard's immune system fight a vicious case of COVID-19.

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A UMass Memorial COVID Patient Has “Dramatically Improved” After Receiving Hospital’s First Plasma Transfusion

The patient is now being weaned off a ventilator.

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COVID-19 patient who received convalescent plasma now recovering at home

At IU Health, 43 patients have received the treatment.

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Plasma from coronavirus survivors found to help severely ill patients

Blood transfusion studies by teams in China report striking improvements

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China puts 245 COVID-19 patients on convalescent plasma therapy

China has offered convalescent plasma therapy for 245 COVID-19 patients by Friday, and 91 cases have shown improvement in clinical indicators and symptoms, a health official said Friday.

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Study finds COVID-19 convalescent plasma therapy safe

First peer-reviewed publication on U.S. trial results from Houston Methodist

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