Blood Supply Safety and Availability
Witnesses testified about blood shortages and about potential disease transfers through the blood supply. Of particular concern was a form of mad cow disease which might be transferred from people who had been in Great Britain in the last two years.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- James AuBuchon Professor Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
- Janet Heinrich Director General Accounting Office->Health Financing and Public Health
- Thomas Roslewicz Deputy Inspector General Department of Health and Human Services
- Marian Sullivan Executive Director National Blood Resource Center
- Ed Bryant U.S. Representative [R] Tennessee
- Frederick "Fred" S. Upton U.S. Representative [R] Michigan
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