AABB created a fact sheet to address frequently asked questions (FAQs) related to COVID-19 blood donation and transfusion for donors, clinicians and patients.
AABB extended the deadline to submit abstracts for the 2021 Annual Meeting until 2 p.m. ET on Monday, April 26.
Complimentary registration is available for the upcoming Science & Innovation Forum that will explore the mitigation of bacterial risk in platelets from the perspective of blood centers and transfusion services. Presented by Cerus Corporation, the program will take place at 2 p.m. ET on April 15.
The April issue of AABB News covers different aspects of apheresis. Feature articles this month examine the research supporting therapeutic apheresis and therapies that could supplement, and possibly one day replace, therapeutic plasma exchange.
The latest article in its “PBM Column” series, “Blood Belongs in the Patient, Not in a Tube,” examines the causes of and best practices to prevent iatrogenic, or hospital-acquired, anemia.