Susan Hasty, Publisher
Table of Contents . . . November 10th, 1997Non-Subscriber - Summaries Only
Blood Banking (Chagas' Disease) - Selective T. cruzi Testing Strategy May Be Very Unreliable
Blood Banking (HIV Screening) - p24 Antigen Negative Unit Infects Blood Recipient
Blood Banking (Leishmaniasis) - FML-ELISA Assay and PCR May be Useful in Screening for L. donovani
Chemotherapy - Device May Enable More Targeted Leukemia Treatment
Chronic Granulomatous Disease - Study Advances Development of Gene Therapy for CGD
Immunization - Flu Shot Recipients Worried About AIDS
Immunology (Plasmodium falciparum) - SL(A-) Phenotype Confers Protection
Industry News (Clinical Trials) - Progen Completes Heparanase Enzyme Pre-Clinical Testing
Inflammatory Disease - New Form Of Gene Therapy Holds Promise For The Future
Screening (HIV) - RNA PCR at Late Stage Testing Improves Diagnostic Sensitivity
Screening (HIV-1) - Clade B Is Predominant in North American Blood Donors
Transplantation (Increased Risk) - Solid Organ Recipients at Higher Risk for TB
Transplantation (Kidney) - New Drug Reduces Incidence Of Kidney Rejection
Transplantation (Pancreas) - Long-Term Pancreas Transplants Reverse Kidney Abnormalities Caused By Diabetes
Diagnostics (Antiviral Levels) - "Quantitative Determination of Recombinant Interferon B in Human Serum Using Modified Commercial ELISA Kit."
Diagnostics (Mycobacteria) - "Blood Cultures for Mycobacteria. A 6-Year Experience in a University Hospital."
Nosocomial Infections - "Gram-Negative Bacteremia in a Hemodialysis Unit Traced to Probable Drain Port Contamination."
Transmission (HCV) - "Influence of Genotype on Vertical Transmission of the Hepatitis C Virus."
Blood Banking (Cord Blood) - "Ethical Issues in Umbilical Cord Blood Banking."
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