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Agudath Israel partners with New York blood bank to boost blood-plasma donations
April 22, 2020
Doctors are using active antibodies in blood plasma from people who have recovered from the virus to treat sick patients through blood transfusions, a therapy that has shown promise against the pandemic.
First COVID-19 survivor to donate plasma in Dayton area is Chabad rabbi’s son
The Dayton Jewish Observer
April 8, 2020
“All the doctors here are working so hard. Every single doctor and nurse that I’ve come across since this thing started is absolutely doing the hardest work to make this as fast as possible,” said Mendel Mangel.
New Rochelle synagogue members donate blood antibodies to fight COVID-19
April 2, 2020
Antibody levels will be studied by medical professionals from Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center.