Susan Hasty, Publisher
Table of Contents . . . August 19th, 1996Non-Subscriber - Summaries Only
Conference Coverage (Montreal) - New Function Is Proposed for Hemoglobin
Conference Coverage (Montreal) - Quest for Safe, Efficacious Blood Substitute Turns 40
Conference Coverage (Montreal) - System Allows In Vitro Simulation of Oxygen Transport to Tissue
Conference Coverage (Vancouver) - Immune Reconstitution Slow in Patients Taking Anti-HIV Drugs
Conference Coverage (Vancouver) - Outpatient IL-2 Restores Normal CD4 Counts in HIV+ Patients
Diagnosis (Plasmodium vivax) - Cell-ELISA Using Monoclonal Antibody Detects P. vivax in Blood
Diagnostics (HIV) - p24 Antigen Assay: Predicts Transmission and Provides Early Diagnosis
Immunology - One Percent of Caucasians Immune to HIV
Needle Exchange Programs - Higher Transmission Rate Among IV Drug Users May Be Linked to State Laws
Pathogenesis (HIV) - Scientists Report on Single Binding Site for the CD4 Receptor
Plasma Therapy - No Basis for Widespread Prophylactic FFP in Premature Babies
Testing (HCV) - Rapid HCV RNA Detection Method Outlined
Testing (HIV) - FDA Approves Urine Test for HIV
Transmission (Plasmodium vivax) - Texas Man Probably Acquired Malaria Locally
Disease Associations - "Causes of Death in Canadians With Hemophilia 1980-1995."
Disease Associations - "Liver Biopsy in Hemophilic Patients with Chronic HCV Infection."
Disease Associations - "Mortality From Liver Disease in Hemophiliacs in the United Kingdom."
Transfusion - "A Randomized Controlled Study of the Effect of Bedside Leucocyte Depletion on the Immunosuppressive Effect of Whole Blood Transfusion in Patients Undergoing Elective Colorectal Surgery."
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