BLOOD SAFETY FOR AFRICA

An Opportunity to Help

Although the resource-constrained African region does not represent a significant commercial opportunity, it certainly represents a human opportunity. It is also an opportunity for Cerus to share its depth of experience and expertise in pathogen inactivation with African communities. Cerus, together with the University Hospitals of Geneva (HUG) and their Blood Transfusion Center (CTS), and the Transfusion Service of the Swiss Red Cross (Transfusion CRS Suisse), is committed to helping make pathogen inactivation a reality in Africa, by exploring ways to adapt the INTERCEPT Blood System (S-303) for Red Cells, for use in whole blood...

 


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1. Making Safe Blood Available in Africa

2. Improving blood safety worldwide

3. Resolutions Relating To Blood Safety Adopted by Who Governing Bodies

4. Universal Access to Safe Blood Transfusion

5. Availability, safety and quality of blood products

6. Blood safety and availability fact sheet who

7. BLOOD SAFETY FOR AFRICA

8. Blood Transfusion

9. Safety of blood transfusion