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Plasma Hero origins

Blood plasma can be used to create life-saving therapies. The global demand for plasma has been steadily increasing over the years, but as of recently, it’s hit a critical mass. Now, more than ever, we need heroes to step up and donate plasma if we want to continue to treat those who rely on it.

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Chuck Schmidt

North Carolina

Plasma Hero stories

For over 20 years, Chuck Schmidt has donated plasma weekly, driven by the simple desire to help sick people and with the knowledge that his body can replenish the lost plasma quickly and easily.

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You don’t have to just watch heroes in movies or read about them in comic books. You can be one. Plasma donation saves countless lives, and by spending 90 minutes donating blood plasma, you become a hero. 

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News & Updates

Get the latest information on plasma through our news and updates. Featuring: Scientific discoveries, plasma supply, industry-related coverage, policy and legislation, and more!

Increase plasma supply by harmonizing state regulations

06/11/2024

States with regulations exceeding FDA standards create barriers for plasma centers, donors, and patients.
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Plasma is a vital weapon against tetanus and rabies

05/20/2024

While tetanus and rabies are fairly rare in the United States today, these deadly diseases still pose a major global health threat. However, plasma-derived antibody products play a crucial role in treating these illnesses around the world.
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Congressional Plasma Caucus formed to address concerns of constituents

04/25/2024

Members of the congressional Plasma Caucus provide a venue to educate legislators on important legislation to provide access to patients who rely on immunoglobulin (Ig) therapy.
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Plasma demand is on the rise because of new patients and products

03/26/2024

The need for plasma is forecasted to increase since more patients are being diagnosed with current and newly discovered rare conditions as well as additional indications being approved for plasma medications.
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Busting common plasma donation myths

02/21/2024

Misconceptions about plasma donation, such as that it is bad for your health, lead to undue misapprehensions.
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How donated plasma treats trauma and shock

01/12/2024

Studies show that giving patients plasma immediately after a traumatic injury improves survival rates significantly.
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