Susan Hasty, Publisher
Table of Contents . . . May 13th, 1996Non-Subscriber - Summaries Only
Blood Banking (Screening) - Anti-HBc Test May Need To Be Discontinued
Blood Banking (Screening) - Two-Stage Donor Screening for T. cruzi Is Being Evaluated
Blood Substitutes - Hextend and Pentalyte Data Presented
Blood Substitutes - Plasma Substitutes Show Varying Rheological Properties
Conference Coverage (AACR) - Human Umbilical Cord Blood Exhibits Antitumor Activity
Ebola Virus - Analysis of Ebola Virus Raises Hope for Vaccine
Ebola Virus - No New Ebola Infection Found at Philippine Farm
Idiopathic CD4+ T-Lymphocytopenia - Condition Reported in HIV Negative Patient
Industry News - Approvable Status Granted for Stem Cell Selection System
Multidrug Resistance - Oncolysin B Eliminated MDR Tumors in Mice
Testing (HIV) - PCR Testing for HIV Warranted in Infants But Not in Adults
Thrombocytopenia - Interleukin Therapy May Negate Need for Platelet Transfusions
Cancer Gene Therapy - "Genetically Modified Hematopoietic Stem Cells Expressing O6-Methylguanine DNA Methyltransferase Via a Retrovirus Vector Protect the Lymphoid and Stem Cell Compartments in Long-Term Engrafte
Cancer Gene Therapy - "The Human Multiple Drug Resistance Gene (MDR-1) is Used to Confer Chemoprotection Upon Hematopoietic Progenitor Cells in a Clinical Gene Therapy Trial Setting for Ovarian and Breast Cancer Treatment."
Infection Control (Disinfection) - "Microbially Contaminated Medical/Dental Device Lubricants."
Vascular Gene Therapy - "Adenoviral Gene Transfer to Intact and Denuded Arteries: A Quantitative, Comparative Study."
Blood Banking (HCV) - "Demographic Determinants of Hepatitis C Virus Seroprevalence among Blood Donors."
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