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AKU study to test efficacy of plasma therapy for coronavirus

20 May 2020

A new clinical trial evaluating the efficacy and safety of plasma therapy, an emerging form of treatment for the coronavirus, in Pakistani Covid-19 patients is under way at the Aga Khan University Hospital in Karachi. The trial will generate evidence on whether the plasma therapy, said to be the only experimental treatment currently available for the virus, can help treat those suffering from acute complications from the virus.