Martin Addie: Advancements In Treatment

Martin shares how the advancements in treatment for his severe hemophilia has affected his life. Martin went from missing 100 days of school his freshman year of high school to only missing  8 days his sophomore year because hemophilia medication was made available to use at home and he no longer had to go to […]

BPAC Holds Spring Meeting

The Blood Products Advisory Committee (BPAC)  to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA)  held their spring meeting on April 28-29, 2011 in Washington DC. This meeting addressed three topics: (1)Testing Source Plasma for Hepatitis B Virus by Nucleic Acid Testing; (2) Current Considerations on the Use of Plasma Obtained from Whole Blood Donors for Further […]