Transfusion in the Era of Genomics
Genomic profiling of red cell and platelet antigens allows for more precise transfusion therapy and is set to change transfusion practice. The impact of genomics on transfusion will be discussed.
|Presenter:||Dr Anastazia Keegan, Transfusion Medicine Specialist, Australian Red Cross Blood Service.|
• Understand the impact of genomic information on pretransfusion testing and component selection for patients, inparticular patients with bleeding disorders
• How genomics in transfusion improves outcomes