A bloody scare in Germany

November 1993
U.S. News & World Report;11/15/93, Vol. 115 Issue 19, p20
Reports on an announcement by Germany's Health Ministry, headed by Horst Seehofer, which asked anyone who had been operated on since 1980 in Germany to have an AIDS test. Possibility that German blood-supplies company UB Plasma did not properly screen two thirds of the blood sent to 60 hospitals over the past decade; Company had not intentionally delivered the tainted blood; One in a million as at risk.


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