Susan Hasty, Publisher
Table of Contents . . . December 18th, 1995Non-Subscriber - Summaries Only
Screening (Blood Donors) - New Method Enables Large-Scale Testing for Parvovirus B19
Blood Banking - Pooled Plasma Derivatives Are Unlikely Mode of CJD Transmission
Blood Substitutes - Breakthrough in Liquid Ventilation Research Announced
Chagas Disease - Endemic Area Residents Are Unaware of Specific Risk
Industry News (Clinical Trials) - Results of Stem Cell Gene Therapy Trial Presented
Industry News (Joint Venture) - Development/Distribution of Spartaject Busulfan Collaborators Named
Industry News (Transplantation) - Approach May Enhance Bone Marrow Function
Industry News (Transplantation) - Disease-Free Stem Cell Transplants May Contribute to Immune System Recovery
Industry News (Transplantation) - Lenograstim More Potent than Filgrastim in Mobilizing Stem Cells
Industry News (Transplantation) - Therapeutic Role of Stem Cell Selection/Transplantation Described
International (Asia) - India Faces Major AIDS Burden by End of Decade
Transmission (HCV) - Nosocomial Infection Not Uncommon
Transmission (HIV) - Transfusion-Acquired HIV Is Still A Concern in Managing Childhood Anemia
Transmission (Hepatitis A) - Contaminated Factor 8 Is Implicated in South African Outbreak
Banking (Blood Safety) - "Use of Seroconversion Panels to Estimate the Reduction in the 'Window' Period Between the Appearance of Nucleic Acid and Serological Markers in HIV, HBV and HCV Infected Blood."
Banking (Diagnostics HBV) - "PCR-Based HBV DNA Detection in Postseroconversion Sera: Implications for Rejection of Blood and Tissue Donors."
Banking (Donor Selection) - "A One Year Review of Tissue Donor Selection."
Bioengineered Tissue (Bone) - "Bioactive Glass as Grafting Material in Experimental Defects."
Bioengineered Tissue (Bone) - "Biological Bone Replacement Materials: Is Clinical Application 'Only One Jump Ahead'?."
Tissue Banking - "Allografts for Tumour Surgery."
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