Safe Blood for Africa Foundation Company Profile

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Research examines awareness, knowledge, and practice of blood donation in Bangladesh

Blood donation is a vital life-saving process but low awareness about the importance of blood donation can impact the safe and adequate supply of blood in hospitals.

Study suggests frequent blood donation as feasible and safe option for donors

Giving blood more frequently – up to every 8 weeks for men and every 12 weeks for women – has no major side effects and could help to increase blood stocks, according to the first ever randomised ...

Blood plasma infusions from young may arrest Alzheimer’s – The Guardian

The GuardianBlood plasma infusions from young may arrest Alzheimer'sThe GuardianRegular infusions of blood plasma from young donors could be used to treat patients with Alzheimer's disease, a medical ...

Trial indicates blood-plasma infusions for Alzheimer’s patients are safe and may be effective

Researchers from Stanford University School of Medicine have found that giving blood plasma infusions taken from young donors to people with mild-to-moderate Alzheimer’s disease is not only safe and...

Is Blood Donated by Mothers Less Safe for Men?

TUESDAY, Oct. 17, 2017 -- Men who receive blood donated by previously pregnant women may face an increased risk of death following the transfusion, a new study from the Netherlands suggests. Males tra...

ESMO17: Foundation biomarker test could help boost immunotherapy

Data presented by Foundation and Roche offer up some of the first evidence that tumor mutation testing can be performed using only a blood sample.

ESMO: Foundation biomarker test could help boost immunotherapy

Data presented by Foundation and Roche offer up some of the first evidence that tumor mutation testing can be performed using only a blood sample.

Frequent blood donations safe for some, but not all

(HealthDay)—Some people may safely donate blood as often as every eight weeks—but that may not be a healthy choice for all, a new study suggests.

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PubMed Articles [3242 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Transfusion research priorities for blood services in sub-Saharan Africa.

Evidence to support many blood transfusion policies and practices in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) is weak or lacking. SSA cannot extrapolate from wealthy countries' research findings because its environme...

Use of Blood Donor Screening to Monitor Prevalence of HIV and Hepatitis B and C Viruses, South Africa.

Among 397,640 first-time blood donors screened in South Africa during 2012-2015, HIV prevalence was 1.13%, hepatitis B virus prevalence 0.66%, and hepatitis C virus prevalence 0.03%. Findings of note ...

Pilot study on novel blood containers with alternative plasticizers for red cell concentrate storage.

Di (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP), a typical plasticizer used for polyvinyl chloride (PVC) blood containers, is eluted from the blood containers and exerts protective effects on red blood cells. Howe...

High blood pressure and associated risk factors as indicator of preclinical hypertension in rural West Africa: A focus on children and adolescents in The Gambia.

Hypertension is fast becoming a major public health problem across sub-Saharan Africa. We sought to determine the prevalence of high blood pressure (BP) and associated risk factors as indicator of pre...

Endoscopic third ventriculostomy to address hydrocephalus in Africa: A call for education and community-based rehabilitation.

Endoscopic Third Ventriculostomy (ETV) and Choroid Plexus Cautery (CPC) are low-cost, safe, and promising interventions for spina bifida-associated hydrocephalus (SBHCP). The purpose of this review wa...

Clinical Trials [5728 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Integrated Prevention of HIV Risk and Intimate Partner Violence Among Adolescents in South Africa

The purpose of this study is to test the feasibility and acceptability of Safe South Africa, an integrated intervention for preventing HIV and Intimate Partner Violence perpetration for ma...

An Expanded Safety Study of Dapivirine Gel 4789 in Africa

The purpose of this study is to determine whether dapivirine gel 4789 is safe for daily use by healthy women in South Africa.

Impact of Anti-HIV Treatment on Labor Productivity and Costs in South Africa

The purpose of this study is to determine the impact of anti-HIV treatment on the work attendance of employed people in South Africa. The study will enroll participants from a large manufa...

A Study of MVA85A in Healthy Children and Infants

This study is designed to evaluate the safety of the TB vaccine MVA85A in healthy children and infants in South Africa. A single vaccination with MVA85A has been shown to be safe and highl...

Safety and Efficacy Dose of Artesunate Used in Combination With LAPDAP Treatment of Uncomplicated Falciparum Malaria

Drug resistance to a range of antimalarial treatments has become widespread in Africa, South East Asia and South America. Because the rapid spread of drug resistance threatens a public hea...

Companies [2683 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Safe Blood for Africa Foundation

Rx for Africa, Inc.

Rx for Africa, Inc. invests in companies manufacturing generic pharmaceuticals in Sub-Saharan Africa. Rx Africa (Ethiopia) P.L.C. is a wholly-owned operating subsidiary, with a campus, factory and R&...

ZymeQuest Incorporated

ZymeQuest, a development stage company, is the global leader in the discovery, development and commercialization of enzymatic blood conversion products for use in blood transfusion medicine. Our enzym...

Blood:Water Mission

Blood:Water Mission is grassroots non-profit organization based in Nashville, Tennessee, established to empower communities to work against the HIV/AIDS and water crises in sub-Sa...

Cord Blood America, Inc.

Cord Blood America is the parent company of CorCell, which facilitates umbilical cord blood stem cell preservation for expectant parents and their children. Its mission is to be the most respected ste...

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