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2014-04-29 20:23:03

LONDON, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Blood: The Worldwide Market for Blood Products, Blood Testing, Blood Equipment, and Synthetic Blood Productshttp://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/medical_supplies/blood_worldwide_market_blood_products_blood_testing_blood_equipment_synthetic_blood_products.htmlThe global blood industry has experienced strong growth in recent years and although this brisk expansion will slow somewhat as...

2014-03-24 08:28:19

BRAINTREE, Mass., March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Haemonetics Corporation (NYSE: HAE) today announced that it was not selected to supply The American Red Cross with certain whole blood collection components. The Company was informed that a competitor was chosen to supply these products on an exclusive basis. Haemonetics provided the following information regarding its whole blood collection kit business with The American Red Cross: -- Haemonetics currently supplies 1.8 million in-line...

2014-01-12 16:20:26

BRAINTREE, Mass., Jan. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Haemonetics Corporation (NYSE: HAE) today announced that it has entered into a multi-year agreement to supply the HemeXcel Purchasing Alliance LLC with certain whole blood collection components on an exclusive basis during calendar years 2014-2016. The announcement was made in conjunction with the 32(nd) Annual J.P. Morgan Health Care Conference in San Francisco. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120206/NE47232LOGO ) "We...

2014-01-03 16:22:34

BRAINTREE, Mass., Jan. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Haemonetics Corporation (NYSE: HAE) today announced that it will provide a general business update, including an update with respect to ongoing U.S. whole blood tenders, in conjunction with the 32nd Annual J.P. Morgan Health Care Conference in San Francisco. Brian Concannon, President and CEO of Haemonetics, will comment on these tenders as part of a live webcast presentation at 10:00AM Pacific / 1:00PM Eastern time on Wednesday, January...

2012-05-28 09:49:17

The transfusion of red blood cells (RBC) is a critical component in the treatment of a number of acute and chronic medical problems. Indeed, approximately 75 million units of whole blood (~34 million liters) are annually collected worldwide for processing and eventual transfusion. Despite this massive collection effort, the need for blood constantly exceeds availability due to a combination of collection, manufacturing, storage and biological (i.e., immunological) issues. The immunological...

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