Patient sample processing
The immunology group of Prof. Peter Katsikis, department of Immunology, participates in the clinical trial by performing all the patient and donor sample processing and storage. All serum, plasma and peripheral blood cells isolated from the patients and donors are processed by a team of dedicated workers that are available at any time of the day handle patient samples as they come in. All samples are processed and stored in Immunology. Collection of these samples is coordinated with the clinical team of the CONCOVID trial.