If I have blood type O will I be immune to COVID-19?

Scientists are trying to explain the link between different blood groups and COVID-19. Blood groups or blood types are defined by the proteins and sugar molecules that are present on the surface of red blood cells. The most well-studied blood groups are: A, B, AB, and O categories with addition of + or – forContinue reading “If I have blood type O will I be immune to COVID-19?”

Can I donate my plasma to help treat Covid?

A recent article on COVID-19 plasma therapy that is being practiced in India can be found here Currently, trials are ongoing in Canada, such as the initiative by the Canadian Blood Services This is an experimental therapy, where people who have contracted COVID-19, and have developed antibodies to the virus, and are symptom free forContinue reading “Can I donate my plasma to help treat Covid?”