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FDA recalls blood product treatment for hemophiliacs

WASHINGTON (AP) - Three lots of a blood product used to treat hemophiliacs are being recalled because of contamination with a potentially deadly mold. The Food and Drug Administration...
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Winter weather cripples Red Cross blood donations

...clotting component of blood often needed by cancer patients," must be transfused within five days of donation, adding to the urgency. Red blood cells, the most widely transfused blood product, must be transfused within 42 days.
Share prices rise in light post-Christmas trading

...worldwide. Shares in Biopure Corp. of Cambridge, Mass., fell 39 cents to $2.43 after the developer of an artificial blood product said it expected civil charges against it by the Securities and Exchange Commission over disclosure of its communications...
Experimental bandage can stop bleeding, save lives in combat

...The bandage made from shrimp shells may go into wide distribution first, he said. Because it doesn't contain a blood product, it's not subject to strict FDA testing protocol. Medics are also being issued hand-held computers to quickly...
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