Monday, May 25, 2020
Havana.- Cuban specialists are administering hyper-immune plasma therapy as part of the protocol to confront the new coronavirus.
In this sense, 16 blood plasma donations have been made from patients who have recovered from the infectious disease.
The extraction has always been carried out 21 days after the patients have recovered, and 14 people from Havana and two from Villa Clara have received the benefit of this treatment.
The experts commented that the plasma was used in seriously ill patients and a favorable response has been obtained, which indicates that Cuba is introducing and innovating with scientific achievements.
This option is based on the idea that the antibodies to fight a certain disease are in the blood, since they come into contact with foreign agents, the immune system makes them.