Plasma transfusion has proved effective in the fight against COVID-19

Proved the effectiveness of methods of plasma transfusion, which the Chinese doctors used for the treatment of pneumonia caused by a coronavirus COVID-19. That the new method proved to be effective, reported the head of the hospital in Wuhan, Zhang Dinyi.

the Technique is based on the fact that ill people transfused plasma of those patients who had been ill and recovered. As it turned out, the plasma has antibodies which fight against coronavirus, reports RIA Novosti.

11 Feb coronavirus, first discovered in the Chinese city of Wuhan, received the official name — COVID-2019. To date, it has infected 493 59. The number of victims is 1353.