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US researchers solidify link between contaminated heparin and ADRs

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Investigators from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention(CDC), in conjunction with academic researchers, have published evidence to support a solid link between the outbreak of allergic-type reactions witnessed late last year and recalled heparin from Baxter Healthcare, found to be contaminated with over-sulfated chondroitin sulfate (OSCS). The study was reported online ahead of publication in the December 18th issue of the New England Journal of Medicine.

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