Ebola survivor Dr. Kent Brantly shares blood with infected American doctor as treatment

September 12, 2014 2:16 PM

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Ebola survivor Dr. Kent Brantly shares blood with infected American doctor as treatment

Donated blood from an American Ebola patient who recovered from the virus has been used to treat another patient, Samaritan’s Purse has confirmed with FoxNews.com.

The humanitarian organization confirmed that a unit of Dr. Kent Brantly’s “convalescent serum”— which could be described as similar to blood plasma— has been donated to treat American Rick Sacra. Brantley and Sacra have the same blood type. Officials at Nebraska Medical Center confirmed with FoxNews...

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