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Maker of fake blood claims success safer and easier to store, has been successfully used in heart surgery patients, a company reported Tuesday. Baxter Healthcare Corp. said it hopes to get permission to market the blood substitute in Europe within a year, and expects to apply...
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Study testing artificial blood without patients' consent

...rights advocates disagreed, especially considering the deaths in the earlier study of emergency room patients given a Baxter Healthcare blood substitute. The study "is another one along that slippery slope that's essentially demolishing your individual...
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Shortage of a drug for hemophiliacs

...problems blamed for much of the shortage, which has worsened in the past three months. The other major supplier, Baxter Healthcare, is resuming production after a month-long maintenance shutdown at its plant in California. Although Baxter made...
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FDA approves glue to replace some stitches

...anesthetic, said Raleigh, N.C.-based Closure. DermaBond is the second surgical glue to win FDA approval. Baxter HealthCare Corp.'s Tisseel, made from two blood proteins that naturally cause blood to clot, was approved last spring to...
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FDA recalls blood product treatment for hemophiliacs

...contamination with a potentially deadly mold. The Food and Drug Administration said Saturday the Hyland Division of Baxter Healthcare recalled the medicine sold under the brand name Recombinate. Recombinate is a brand of recombinant human Factor...
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Emory Allen

...Championship Baseball team. He is a member of the Georgia Southern Sports Hall of Fame. Mr. Allen was in Sales with Baxter Healthcare, Hyland Division, and he was a veteran of the United States Navy. Survivors include his wife Pat Balch Allen of...