Nouv Rev Fr Hematol. 1994;36:S91-3.
Nouvelle revue francaise d'hematologie
Two procedures are now used in France to reduce the risk of viral transmission by blood plasma transfusion: either a quarantine method or a chemical method based on solvent-detergent technic. Since August 4th, 1992, a chemical virus inactivated blood plasma product from the Bordeaux blood bank has been authorized.