Plasma bag with antibodies from people cured of SARS-COV-2 Covid-19 prepared in a hospital
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KMBZ News Staff
May 01, 2020 - 9:53 am
A national study is underway to determine if plasma from a recovered person can be put to use as a treatment for the novel coronavirus.
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A nurse assists with a blood donation
Dan Weinbaum
November 26, 2019 - 12:29 pm
Kansas City, MO - A shortage at a KC Metro blood bank is revealing some generational differences in how, or even if, we donate blood. Going into the Thanksgiving week, the Community Blood Center declared a blood emergency - meaning it doesn't have a seven-day supply of all blood types on hand. "...
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Marc LaVoie
January 12, 2018 - 7:50 am
The Community Blood Center in Kansas City is reporting a blood supply emergency. "We're asking people who maybe haven't donated for a while to come in and donate -- if you've never donated, come in and donate," said David Graham, executive director. "If you do have a mobile drive occurring at your...
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