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2019 Meeting Materials, Blood Products Advisory Committee

2019 Meeting Materials, Blood Products Advisory Committee

March 20-21, 2019

On March 20, 2019, in the morning, BPAC will meet in open session to discuss and make recommendations on strategies to reduce the risk of Zika virus (ZIKV) transmission by blood and blood components. The committee will discuss whether universal testing of blood donations for ZIKV is an appropriate strategy considering the decline of the ZIKV epidemic in the U.S. and worldwide. In the afternoon,...