oa South African Family Practice - Blood Ebola survivors tested as short-term treatment option : press release
|Article Title||Blood Ebola survivors tested as short-term treatment option : press release|
|© Publisher:||Medpharm Publications|
|Journal||South African Family Practice|
|Publication Date||Sep 2014|
An international research consortium led by the Institute of Tropical Medicine in Antwerp (ITM) will assess whether treatment with antibodies in the blood of Ebola survivors could help infected patients to fight off the disease. If proven effective, this straightforward intervention could be scaled up in the short term and provide an urgently needed treatment option for patients in West Africa.
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