TITLE

Could bad blood flow across the border?

AUTHOR(S)
D.P.
PUB. DATE
June 1994
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;6/27/94, Vol. 116 Issue 25, p77
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that about 2% of the US blood supply comes from Europe, where scandals have rocked the industry for the past two years. That calls into question the adequacy of screening of blood and blood products exported to the United States. Various European companies that have distributed HIV-tainted blood products; Minimal scrutiny given to imported blood; Threat of smuggled blood.
ACCESSION #
9406227977

 

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