Health minister Chikara Sakaguchi said Thursday the government will try to reach an early settlement in two damages suits over Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD) contracted from transplants of infected dura mater
The ministry finally issued a recall of dura mater
products nine years later in March 1997, in effect banning the use of dura mater
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In his turn, Scott Mater
, a mechanical engineer, encouraged his wife Catherine to seek a master's in civil engineering.
A spokeswoman for the Mater
Hospital confirmed Fr Doran had stepped down from his role.
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Dei's Blake Amet, Gary Franklin and Andy Brown also give chase during Tuesday's playoff game.
In 1997, the Food and Drug Administration's Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathy Advisory Committee (TSEAC) recognized that the use of human dura mater
in the United States carries an inherent risk for transmitting CJD.
This partnership between Queensland Health and Mater
Health Services comes from a tradition that goes back 108 years.
Heart Children Ireland chief Margaret Roger said: "This is another positive step in our on-going commitment to the Young Adult Congenital Unit at the Mater
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For the better part of two quarters, Crespi of Encino was absolutely taking it to heavily favored Mater
Dei of Santa Ana.
The suit claims the patients contracted CJD, an incurable brain-wasting disease, from dura mater
, the fibrous membrane surrounding the brain and spinal cord, imported from Germany and used in Japan since 1973.
This analysis identified 829 patients with CJD diagnosed by physicians during January 1979-May 1996, including a large number (43 patients) who had received a cadaveric dura mater
graft during a neurosurgical (42) or orthopedic (one) procedure during 1979-1991.
By about 10%, Mater
Private Healthcare is to cut its workforce.