In this issue
The Journal of Blood Services Management, a new administrative focus for TRANSFUSION
Exposed or not exposed—that is the question
Double standard for double ABO grouping?
Does red blood cell storage affect clinical outcome? When in doubt, do the experiment
Therapeutic plasma exchange reveals a color-coordinated response to cyclosporine-induced microangiopathic hemolytic anemia and rifampin after stem cell transplant
Pilot trials in transfusion medicine
Hepatitis C virus (HCV)-specific T-cell responses among recombinant immunoblot assay-3–indeterminate blood donors
Cellular immune response to hepatitis C virus (HCV) in nonviremic blood donors with indeterminate anti-HCV reactivity
Age- and gender-specific distributions of hepatitis B virus (HBV) genotypes in Japanese HBV-positive blood donors
Implementation of a two-specimen requirement for verification of ABO/Rh for blood transfusion
Alloanti-c (RH4) revealing that the (C)ces haplotype encodes a partial c antigen
Clinical application of a flow cytometric direct antiglobulin test
Evaluation of immunohematologic routine methods using the new erythrocyte-magnetized technology on the QWALYS 2 system
Molecular analysis of inactive and active RHD alleles in native Congolese cohorts
The proximal cis-regulatory region of the RHD/RHCE promoter is 105 bp and contains a 55-bp core devoid of known binding motifs but necessary for transcription
Clinical significance of serologic markers related to red blood cell autoantibodies production after red blood cell transfusion—severe autoimmune hemolytic anemia occurring after transfusion and alloimmunization
A prospective, double-blind, randomized clinical feasibility trial of controlling the storage age of red blood cells for transfusion in cardiac surgical patients
Association between duration of storage of transfused red blood cells and morbidity and mortality in adult patients
Time course and etiology of death in patients with severe anemia
Prospective observational study of low thresholds for platelet transfusion in adult dengue patients
Universal adoption of pathogen inactivation of platelet components
Issuing of blood components dispensed in syringes and bar code–based pretransfusion check at the bedside for pediatric patients
Impact of intraoperative red blood cell salvage on transfusion requirements and outcomes in radical prostatectomy
Changes in Band 3 oligomeric state precede cell membrane phospholipid loss during blood bank storage of red blood cells
Membrane array–based differential profiling of platelets during storage for 52 miRNAs associated with apoptosis
Packed blood cells stored in AS-5 become proinflammatory during storage
Aorta and coronary angiographic follow-up of children with severe hypercholesterolemia treated with low-density lipoprotein apheresis
Liquid storage of marrow stromal cells
The risk of dengue transmission by blood during a 2004 outbreak in Cairns, Australia
Discovery and analysis of a novel parvovirus B19 Genotype 3 isolate in the United States
Stored platelet concentrates produced by the platelet-rich plasma method are more resistant to apoptosis but more sensitive to activation than are platelets prepared by the buffy-coat and apheresis methods
Effectiveness of various minipool nucleic acid test systems for hepatitis B virus detection in blood donors
Creating a common language for building a successful talent management program
Is your blood center a private foundation?
The case of the overworked technical director
Best practices for requesting IT improvements
A conversation with David Perez, president and CEO of CaridianBCT
Hospital billing for blood processing and transfusion for inpatient stays
Source plasma