The American Plasma Users Coalition -APLUS, formerly known as the Plasma Users Coalition (PUC), testified Friday, June 11, 2010 at the Advisory Committee for Blood Safety and Availability (ACBSA) committee meeting. 聽Mark Skinner of the World Hemophilia Federation spoke on behalf of the APLUS to present the APLUS views on the review of the current Food and Drug Administration (FDA) men who have sex with another man (MSM) blood donor deferral policy.聽 To read the APLUS testimony, click here.
聽You can watch the ACBSA committee meeting at: http://hhs.granicus.com/viewpublisher.php?view_id=2
聽You can read the joint statement from various groups here
聽Link to additional information:聽 http://hemophiliafed.org/advocacy/legislative-action-center/