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2012-11-26 14:41:41

Inflammatory response to bioactive components of blood Results of new research from the University of Adelaide are a promising step forward in helping to improve the quality of life-saving blood transfusions for preterm babies, by reducing the likelihood of adverse inflammatory responses to the blood. Blood transfusions are among the most common medical procedures experienced by preterm babies, who are often anemic and suffer blood loss. Researchers from the University of Adelaide's...

2012-11-26 08:25:13

BOSTON, Nov. 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Immunetics, Inc., an innovative developer of state-of-the-art assay technology for infectious disease diagnosis and blood screening, today announced that the company's Board of Directors has appointed John Yonkin as Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Yonkin will assume the post of CEO effective December 1, 2012. He will also serve as a member of the Board of Directors. Mr. Yonkin brings more than 25 years of business experience in the clinical diagnostics...

2012-11-05 12:26:32

Blood Supply is Down 6,000+ Units From Hurricane Disruptions Despite Heroic Efforts of Many Regular Donors NEW YORK, Nov. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New York Blood Center (NYBC), serving more than 20 million people in New York City, Long Island, the Hudson Valley, and New Jersey, is asking for post-hurricane emergency blood donations. Though hospital needs were met, and heroic donors found the NYBC facilities that were able to remain open, the unprecedented disruption depleted...

2012-10-30 15:23:51

Future Appointments Are Encouraged to Maintain Supply; Type O-Negative Donors Especially Sought ST. PAUL, Minn., Oct. 30, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Memorial Blood Centers, among Minnesota's oldest and largest nonprofit community blood centers, is carefully monitoring the impact of Hurricane Sandy on regional and national blood supplies and is prepared to help blood centers on the East Coast in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. The blood inventory levels at Memorial Blood Centers...

2012-10-26 11:24:25

NEW YORK, Oct. 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The New York Blood Center (NYBC) is working with area hospitals to make sure there is no disruption in the critical blood and blood product supply if a major storm hits the Metropolitan Area next week. NYBC is calling upon donors who have made an appointment to give blood to keep the appointment. Donors without an appointment also can give blood in advance of the storm to assure an adequate supply next week. Information on donor centers and scheduled...

2012-10-23 11:25:36

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Oct. 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --HemaTerra Technologies, an end-to-end operational software systems provider to organizations that collect blood, platelets, plasma and other biologic products, announced that Carter BloodCare has purchased and will pilot the first implementation of HemaControl. HemaControl is the only comprehensive inventory management system in the blood industry that combines data from demand forecasting, collections planning, product quarantines...

2012-10-07 23:03:17

Oregon Fire Fighter Thomas Jones and his fiancée Chelsea Janssen were involved in an accident leaving them both with severe burns. Friends of Thomas and Chelsea wish to host a blood drive in order to replace the blood products that have been used to treat them both. (PRWEB) October 06, 2012 On Friday, October 12th, from 2-6pm at the Oregon Fire Protection District, 100 Washington Street in Oregon, Oregon United Methodist Church, Oregon Fire Protection District and Oregon Fire...

2012-10-05 02:23:41

PORTLAND, Ore., Oct. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Transfusion Medicine RFID Consortium announced today that S3Edge Inc., the software partner for the consortium has been selected to exclusively commercialize the RFID and barcode based Blood Product Tracking suite of applications designed and built under a private, academic, and public initiative funded by the NIH. The system, consisting of mobile, desktop, and server software applications provides greater visibility to the physical movement of...

2012-10-04 02:27:21

BRAINTREE, Mass., Oct. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- AABB Annual Meeting & CTTXPO 2012 -- Haemonetics Corporation (NYSE: HAE) today announced that the company will feature, for the first time, its expanded portfolio of products, software and services designed to streamline and automate the blood management lifecycle, from the arm of the donor to the arm of the recipient, in booths #1021 and #1031 at the AABB Annual Meeting & CTTXPO 2012. These solutions, including the recently acquired...

2012-09-24 02:20:32

MONMOUTH JUNCTION, N.J., Sept. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- CytoSorbents Corporation (OTCBB: CTSO), a critical care focused company using blood purification to treat life-threatening illnesses such as sepsis, trauma, and burn injury, announced that, after a competitive process, the US Army Medical Research and Materiel Command has selected the Company's Phase II SBIR (Small Business Innovation Research) proposal for funding. This follows the successful completion of a previously funded $100,000...


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2012-06-14 04:12:14

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2012-06-14 07:28:41

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2012-06-14 07:28:42

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2012-06-14 07:28:48

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2012-06-14 07:28:50

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