Susan Hasty, Publisher
Table of Contents . . . February 10th, 1997Non-Subscriber - Summaries Only
Retrovirus Conference - AIDS Organizations Call for National Conference Expansion
Blood Banking (Screening) - Product-Development Collaboration Announced
Blood Substitutes (LEH) - Monoolein Cubic Phase Is Suitable for Encapsulating Hemoglobin
Blood Substitutes (LEH) - More Than One Mechanism Induces Complement Activation by Liposomes
Blood Typing - Absence of Kell Glycoprotein Has No Pathological Effects
Angiogenesis (Blood Coagulation) - Malignant Tumor Regression Induced by Coagulating Blood Supply
Cardiovascular Gene Transfer - AAV Vector Facilitates Long-Term Myocardium Gene Transfer
Conference Coverage (Retrovirus) - Even at Low Levels, HIV in Blood is Bad News
Immunology (HCV) - Hepatitis C Critical in MC Lymphomagenesis
Perfusion - Maxima Forte Commercial Release Announced
Xenotransplantation - Induction of Tolerance in Recipient Allows Permanent Acceptance of Skin Graft
Antisense Therapy - "Ribozymes as Inhibitors of Gene Function."
Gene Transfer (Stem Cells) - "High Efficiency Adenovirus-Mediated Gene Transfer into Human CD34+ Hematopoietic Cells."
Transmission (Hepatitis) - "Nosocomial Transmission of Hepatitis B in Heart Transplant Recipients."
Blood Banking (Blood Products and HCV) - "Transmission of Hepatitis C Virus in Allografted Patients: Use of Viral Genotyping as an Epidemiological Marker."
Blood Banking (Platelet Storage) - "Soluble P-Selectin As Parameter for Platelet Activation during Storage."
Blood Substitutes - "Current Status of Hemoglobin-Based Blood Substitutes."
Diagnostics (HCV) - "Assessment of Commercial Enzyme Immunoassay for Hepatitis C Virus Serotyping."
Donor-Derived Prostate Cancer - "Development of Donor-Derived Prostate Cancer in a Recipient Following Orthotopic Heart Transplantation."
Factor V Leiden (Screening) - "Development of a Rapid DNA Screening Procedure for the Factor V Leiden Mutation."
Mixed Cryoglobulinemia (HCV) - "Detection and Distribution of Hepatitis C Virus-Related Proteins in Lymph Nodes of Patients with Type II Mixed Cryoglobulinemia and Neoplastic or Non-Neoplastic Lymphoproliferation."
Occupational Risk (HBV) - "Use of the Hepatitis-B Vaccine and Infection with Hepatitis B and C among Orthopaedic Surgeons."
Plasmodium falciparum (Infection Control) - "Plasmodium falciparum Malaria Transmitted in Hospital Through Heparin Locks."
Screening (HBV) - "Variation in the Sensitivity of HBsAg Screening Kits."
Transfusion - "Differences in Post-Operative Infection Rates Between Patients Receiving Autologous and Allogeneic Blood Transfusion: A Meta-Analysis of Published Randomized and Nonrandomized Studies."
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