NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Individual units of donated blood in the US are currently screened for Zika virus using PCR-based methods even though the outbreak appears to have waned. That may be a poor use of resources, according to research published today by collaborators at The American Red Cross, Grifols Diagnostic Solutions, Quality Analytics, and the Wadsworth Center at the New York State Department of Health.

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