Latest Nigeria News - Latest Naija Gists

SANBS put blood plasma test as potential COVID-19 treatment

WhatsApp

SANBS put blood plasma test as potential COVID-19 treatment

SANBS put blood plasma test as potential COVID-19 treatment

The South African National Blood Service wants to put to test blood plasma gotten from patients who recovered from COVID-19 as a treatment for the infected COVID-19 patients.

In order to test the effectiveness and safety of the collected blood plasma, the organisation will begin phase two clinical trials.

Marion Vermeulen, Biomedical scientist said it will hand over the plasma to physicians for clinical trials.

We collect the plasma and give it to patients ill with the virus. The hope is that the antibodies will fight the virus will the patient’s bodies are still trying to develop their own antibodies,” she said.

This hope is that patient will become better sooner.”

 


 

Coronavirus Hotline Number: 0800 029 999 from 8am to 4pm, Monday to Friday

Help protect your loved ones by sharing this official South African government COVID-19 service with your family, friends and community.

Send HI to 0600 123 456 on WhatsApp.

The NICD has another Clinician Hotline to improve #COVID19 communication and support for healthcare providers. The Clinician Hotline is 0800 11 1131, operating 24 hrs. The Public Hotline is 0800 029 999 also operating 24hrs.

The post SANBS put blood plasma test as potential COVID-19 treatment appeared first on .





Promote Your Music and Video With AfroNaija Today Please Whatsapp Dj AfroNaija On +2349092093564
What do you think about this song? We want to hear from you. Drop your comments

South Africa News

Get breaking South Africa news, south africa news today, latest south african news today, what is happening in south africa, latest news south africa, headlines today breaking news, daily news south africa, current situation in south africa

Related Articles

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.