US Military Changes Tissue Policy

HUGE thank you to Bryant Jordan of! The Pentagon has ‘enhanced’ their biologics requirements thanks to Bryant’s reporting! Read his story.  “Congress and the Defense Department have begun investigations into the purchase of biologic medicines and implants after learning that military and veterans hospitals bought products from a company whose supplier was convicted of illegally harvesting human tissue from cadavers.

Defense Department officials have also ordered the services to set up a new system to better oversee and track the biologics – medical products made from bone, skin, arteries and tendons. Doctors use biologics in a wide range of procedures to include surgeries and treatments for burns…”

19. September 2012 by Chris
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