Published in AIDS Weekly, August 23rd, 1999
PLAS+SD is a transfusion plasma product that uses Vitex's solvent detergent process to remove lipid enveloped viruses including HIV, hepatitis C, and hepatitis B. Today, all plasma must be typed before it is administered to a patient.
The next generation PLAS+SD removes blood-type specific antibodies (isoagglutinins), making it possible to use this product as...
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