National COVID-19 Convalescent Plasma Project

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Why Didn’t the HHS Consult with Mayo Clinic National Convalescent Plasma Officials in Moving to Halt the EUA?

Mayo Clinic investigators and supporting team members were “puzzled” by federal actions this week involved with at least the temporary halting of the convalescent plasma program. TrialSite summarized a New York Times article announcing that key federal research...

Anderson Regional Health Medical Center Joins National COVID-19 Convalescent Plasma Study & Seeks Donors

Anderson Regional Health Medical Center in Mississippi joined the National COVID-19 Convalescent Plasma Study led by Mayo Clinic. With relatively high COVID-19 infection rates in Mississippi, the health provider has given some COVID-19 patients transfusions. As to...

South Georgia Medical Center Joins National COVID-19 Convalescent Plasma Study & Needs More Donors

South Georgia Medical Center joined the national COVID-19 Convalescent Plasma study led by Mayo Clinic and recently treated their first COVID-19 patient with convalescent plasma. Experimental but recently approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), this...

Manatee Memorial Hospital in Florida Ramps up Participation in COVID-19 Convalescent Plasma National Study

Manatee Memorial Hospital, a 319-bed hospital serving the citizens of Manatee, Sarasota, and surrounding counties for 65 years, is part of the Manatee Healthcare System. As part of the unprecedented challenge facing all Americans in the fight against COVID-19,...

Vitalant’s Collects Convalescent Plasma from First COVID-19 Recovered Donor: Part of the National COVID-19 Study

The COVID-19 National Convalescent Plasma Project is a nationwide study collecting donations from patients recovered from SARs-CoV-2. Their plasma will be used for the antibodies that have developed, to fight the virus. TrialSite News covered Vitalant, the nation’s...

National COVID-19 Convalescent Plasma Study Lands in Wichita & Manhattan Kansas with Ascension Via Christi Research

Ascension Via Christi Research in Kansas has commenced participation in the national COVID-19 Convalescent Plasma study led by Mayo Clinic—enabled by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration greenlight to expand access to convalescent plasma to support the war against...

Call for Long Island, NY-based Patients that Recovered from COVID-19 to Donate Plasma for Urgent Study

Do you live in the Long Island, New York area? Are you recovering (or recovered) from COVID-19? If so, both Stony Brook Medicine and the Feinstein Institutes for Medical Research need you. The prominent New York City-area hospitals and research centers are requesting...

Johns Hopkins Investigator & Collaborators Receive $4m for COVID-19 Plasma Transfusion Clinical Trial

Thanks to a U.S. Food and Drug Administration green light, and some financial support from Bloomberg Philanthropies and the State of Maryland, Johns Hopkins University researchers will proceed to test a therapy for COVID-19 that uses plasma from recovering patients....

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