Using convalescent whole blood or plasma as passive immune therapy for the global war against Ebola

  • Shan Lu
  • Published 2014 in Emerging Microbes & Infections

Abstract

The number of Ebola infections from the current outbreak continues to grow with imported cases now being reported outside West Africa. There is an urgent need to develop immediate and effective countermeasures. Convalescent whole blood or plasma from patients who have recovered from Ebola virus diseases (EVD) is a unique resource that should be used on a… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/emi.2014.86

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