GREENVILLE, Ky. (WFIE) - A big step in the fight against COVID-19 was recently made in Muhlenberg County.
Owensboro Health Muhlenberg Community Hospital says the first unit of COVID-19 convalescent plasma was transfused on Thursday.
Officials posted images of the plasma on the hospital’s official Facebook page.
The treatment uses blood from recovered COVID-19 victims.
The hospital says plasma contains antibodies capable of fighting the virus that causes the illness.