Parents sue over contaminated human growth hormoneBMJ 2002; 324 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.324.7349.1294/b (Published 01 June 2002) Cite this as: BMJ 2002;324:1294
- Alexander Dorozynski
The family of a woman who received growth hormone in 1985 and who went on to develop Creutzfeld-Jakob disease in 1999 and died in June last year is suing the Pasteur Institute and France-Hypophyse, an association that was responsible for the collection of pituitaries, for compensation.
The family refused the government's compensation …
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