Kent Brantly, Doctor Recovered From Ebola, Donates Blood To Help Sick Doctor Rick Sacra

September 11, 2014 9:23 PM

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Kent Brantly, the U.S. doctor who has recovered from Ebola after being infected while serving in Liberia, has donated a unit of his blood to be used to help treat Rick Sacra, another U.S. doctor currently battling the deadly infection, a spokesperson for Samaritan's Purse has confirmed to The Huffington Post.

"He flew out from North Carolina to Nebraska to give a unit of blood," Franklin Graham, the president and CEO of Samaritan's Purse, told NBC News, where the blood donation was first reported. "His blood was a perfect match."

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