Senior German health officials sacked

Abbott, Alison
October 1993
Nature;10/14/1993, Vol. 365 Issue 6447, p594
Academic Journal
Reports on the sacking of the president and director of Germany's federal public health bureau. Suppression of information about the extent of HIV contamination of blood products in the 1980s; Ineptitude for overseeing health regulations; Complaints by health minister Horst Seehofer regarding a list of suspected HIV infections contracted through blood or blood products.


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