Egg drop soup platelets
Molecular genotyping for RHD
Platelet bacterial contamination
The science of systematic reviews
Effective molecular RHD typing strategy for blood donations
A DOB allele encoding an amino acid substitution (Phe62Ser) resulting in a Dombrock null phenotype
Rapid detection of HPA-1 alloantibodies by platelet antigens immobilized onto microbeads
Systematic sequence analysis of the human fucosyltransferase 2 (FUT2) gene identifies novel sequence variations and alleles
The residual risk of sepsis
Investigation of an isolate of Staphylococcus lugdunensis implicated in a platelet fatality
Nonleukoreduced red blood cell transfusion induces a sustained inhibition of neutrophil chemotaxis by stimulating in vivo production of transforming growth factor-β1 by neutrophils
Transfusion-associated graft-versus-host disease in immunocompetent patients
Nonfatal intravascular hemolysis in a pediatric patient after transfusion of a platelet unit with high-titer anti-A
Detection of misfolded prion protein in blood with conformationally sensitive peptides
Two steps to functional mesenchymal stromal cells for clinical application
Human platelet lysate can replace fetal bovine serum for clinical-scale expansion of functional mesenchymal stromal cells
Rituximab-ESHAP as a mobilization regimen for relapsed or refractory B-cell lymphomas
The impact of universal leukodepletion of the blood supply on hemovigilance reports of posttransfusion purpura and transfusion-associated graft-versus-host disease
Blood use in elective surgery
Evaluation of nonleukoreduced red blood cell transfusion units collected at delivery from the placenta
Intrauterine use of hyperconcentrated platelet concentrates collected with Trima Accel in a case of neonatal alloimmune thrombocytopenia
Prophylactic red blood cell exchange for prevention of severe immune hemolysis in minor ABO-mismatched allogeneic peripheral blood progenitor cell transplantation after reduced-intensity conditioning
Nineteen years of experience with autotransfusion for elective surgery in children
HPA-13bw neonatal alloimmune thrombocytopenia and low frequency alloantigens
The consequences of temporary deferral on future whole blood donation
The effect of a 473-mL (16-oz) water drink on vasovagal donor reaction rates in high-school students
Evaluating the impact of public health notification of suspected transfusion-transmissible hepatitis C virus infection and effectiveness of lookback and traceback investigations by Canadian Blood Services in British Columbia, Canada, August 2002 through February 2005
In vivo recovery of human platelets in severe combined immunodeficient mice as a measure of platelet damage
Should cellular therapy products be tested for human herpesvirus 8?
Time and temperature before processing influence the recovery of umbilical cord blood hematopoietic progenitors
Frequencies of KEL*29 (KALT) and KEL*30 (KTIM) alleles in blood donors and patients with hemoglobinopathies in Brazil
IVS5-38del4 deletion in the RHD gene does not cause a DEL phenotype
Platelet activation during storage of platelet concentrates processed from buffy coats by the automated OrbiSac system
The above letter was sent to Vetlesen et al.; Vetlesen and Dr Kjeldsen-Kragh offered the following reply.