Advertisement
YOU ARE HERE: LAT HomeCollectionsHuman Immuno Deficiency Virus 2
IN THE NEWS

Human Immuno Deficiency Virus 2

FEATURED ARTICLES
NEWS
November 24, 1990 | From Reuters
America's blood supply will not be screened for an AIDS-like virus known as HIV-2 because a study of blood tests found no trace of it, the Centers for Disease Control reported Friday. The Food and Drug Administration decided not to recommend testing of the blood supply for HIV-2 after the CDC study found no instances of HIV-2 infection in blood donated over a two-year period. "There is no doubt in my mind that the blood supply will have to be screened for HIV-2 some day.
ARTICLES BY DATE
NEWS
November 24, 1990 | From Reuters
America's blood supply will not be screened for an AIDS-like virus known as HIV-2 because a study of blood tests found no trace of it, the Centers for Disease Control reported Friday. The Food and Drug Administration decided not to recommend testing of the blood supply for HIV-2 after the CDC study found no instances of HIV-2 infection in blood donated over a two-year period. "There is no doubt in my mind that the blood supply will have to be screened for HIV-2 some day.
Los Angeles Times Articles
|