Investigation of an algorithm for anti HCV EIA reactivity in blood donor screening in Turkey in the absence of nucleic acid amplification screening


Karakoc A. E. , Berkem R., Irmak H., Demiroz A. P. , YENİCESU İ., Ertugrul N., ...More

TRANSFUSION AND APHERESIS SCIENCE, vol.56, no.5, pp.732-737, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 56 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.transci.2017.08.025
  • Title of Journal : TRANSFUSION AND APHERESIS SCIENCE
  • Page Numbers: pp.732-737

Abstract

Purpose: In this study we aimed to propose an algorithm for initial anti HCV EIA reactive blood donations in Turkey where nucleic acid amplification tests are not yet obligatory for donor screening.