Japan proposes settlement for tainted blood

Guest, Robert
October 1995
BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);10/21/95, Vol. 311 Issue 7012, p1044
Academic Journal
Reports on a proposal to compromise a case brought by hemophiliacs against the Japanese government and pharmaceutical companies. Contraction of acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) virus through contaminated blood transfusion supplies; Alleg ation that Japanese government failed to test blood for the AIDS virus despite the institution of such tests in the United States.


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