Baylor College of Medicine (BCM) is a health sciences university that applies science and discoveries to further education, healthcare and community service locally and globally.It offers programs for various disciplines and has schools in the fields of medicine, biomedical sciences, health professions, and tropical medicine.
During the COVID-19 pandemic, the college partnered with the Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center to conduct a transfusion study in which blood plasma is taken from those recovered from the virus and injected into people currently battling it.
Dr. Paul Klotman
Baylor College of Medicine, Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center, other hospitals join focus on transfusion study
April 9, 2020
Texas doctors are using plasma from recovered COVID-19 patients to treat others. They're not yet sure if it will work.
April 12, 2020
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Baylor College of Medicine Match Day 2020
March 20, 2020
- Cluster: COVID-19A cluster of topics related to COVID-19. COVID-19 is the abbreviated name for coronavirus disease 2019, a respiratory disease caused by a novel coronavirus strain called SARS-CoV-2. COVID-19 was first detected in Wuhan City, China and the outbreak was declared a pandemic on March 11, 2020 by the WHO.