Germany tightens up on blood safetyBMJ 1994; 309 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.309.6952.427a (Published 13 August 1994) Cite this as: BMJ 1994;309:427
- H L Karcher
The safety of Germany's blood products is likely to be improved by recommendations issued by the minister for health, Horst Seehofer. The move follows the scandal in Germany last year in which a company sold blood products contaminated with HIV.
The recommendations were worked out by a board of experts from the federal ministry of health and the ministries …