Susan Hasty, Publisher
Table of Contents . . . April 13th, 1998Non-Subscriber - Summaries Only
Blood Banking - Third HIV-2 Positive Blood Donor Reported in U.S.
Blood Banking - More Effort Needed to Reestablish Temporarily Deferred Donors
Hematopoietic Stem Cells - HIV-2 Does Not Infect Most-Primitive Progenitor Cells
Tissue Engineering - Biologically Produced Vessels Meet Grafting Requirements
Hemophilia Gene Therapy - AAV Vector Successfully Overcomes Inhibitors to Express Human Factor IX
Hepatitis C - Canada Angers HCV Patients with Compensation Plan
Industry News (Joint Venture) - Strategic Alliance Formed To Collect White Blood Cells
Polycythemia Vera - Molecular Defect Test for PV Could Be Malignancy Model
Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura - Aspirin Substitute Can Cause Potentially Fatal Platelet Disorder
Transfusions - Expanded Phase II Cyplex Platelet Alternative Trial Launched
Transmission - Study Finds Monkey Viruses Infect People
Blood Substitutes - "Clinical Studies of Hemassist."
Epidemiology (HIV-1) - "Determination of HIV-1 Subtypes in Polish Patients Using HMA Method. Preliminary Data."
Hematopoietic Gene Transfer - "Retrovirus-mediated Gene Transfer into Human Hematopoietic Stem Cells."
Hemophilia (HGV/HIV Coinfection) - "Effect of GB Virus C/Hepatitis G Virus Coinfection on the Course of HIV Infection in Hemophilia Patients in Japan."
Transplantation (Liver) - "Use of Low-Dose OKT3 as Induction Therapy in Liver Transplantation."
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