Antibody to the hepatitis B surface antigen in immune serum globulin.

Abstract

A collection of 1,278 lots of immune serum globulin (ISG) prepared by 19 United States manufacturers between 1962 and 1974 were tested for the hepatitis B surface antigen (HBSAg) and antibody (anti-HBS). Ten lots (0.8%), all of which were produced between 1962 and 1965 by two different manufacturers, were weakly positive for HBSAg (by radioimmunoassay… (More)

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@article{Hoffnagle1975AntibodyTT, title={Antibody to the hepatitis B surface antigen in immune serum globulin.}, author={J H Hoffnagle and Robert J. Gerety and Lawrence Barker}, journal={Transfusion}, year={1975}, volume={15 5}, pages={408-13} }