Laboratory Evaluation of the Effectiveness of Pathogen Reduction Procedures for Bacteria.

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SUMMARY: Bacterial contamination remains a leading factor for transfusion-associated serious morbidity and mortality. Pathogen reduction procedures offer a pro-active approach to prevent bacterial contamination of cellular blood components and especially of platelet concentrates. In the past, the laboratory evaluation of the effectiveness of the pathogen… (More)

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