Detection of blood-transmissible agents: can screening be miniaturized?


Transfusion safety relating to blood-transmissible agents is a major public health concern, particularly when faced with the continuing emergence of new infectious agents. These include new viruses appearing alongside other known reemerging viruses (West Nile virus, Chikungunya) as well as new strains of bacteria and parasites (Plasmodium falciparum… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1537-2995.2010.02678.x