Factors influencing human immunodeficiency virus type 1 transmission by blood transfusion. Transfusion Safety Study Group.

@article{Busch1996FactorsIH,
  title={Factors influencing human immunodeficiency virus type 1 transmission by blood transfusion. Transfusion Safety Study Group.},
  author={Michael P. Busch and Eva A. Operskalski and James W. Mosley and Tun Hou Lee and D R Henrard and Steven H Herman and David H Sachs and Marianne Harris and W Huang and Daniel O. Stram},
  journal={The Journal of infectious diseases},
  year={1996},
  volume={174 1},
  pages={26-33}
}
One hundred thirty-two recipients of blood components that retrospectively tested positive for antibody to human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (anti-HIV-1) were identified. Fourteen (11%) remained seronegative throughout follow-up. Donor and recipient characteristics that could have influenced transmission were examined. Attributes did not differ for infected and uninfected recipients. Peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMC) from uninfected recipients were HIV-1-negative by DNA amplification… CONTINUE READING

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