Publications by Year


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). HIV Transmission through Transfusion — Missouri and Colorado, 2008. MMWR 2010; 59(41);1335-1339.


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). West Nile Virus Transmission via Organ Transplantation and Blood Transfusion — Louisiana, 2008. MMWR 2009; 58(45);1263-1267.

Cannon MJ, Operskalski EA, Mosley JM, Radford K, Dollard SC. Lack of evidence for human herpesvirus-8 transmission via blood transfusion in a historical US cohortExternal. Journal of Infectious Diseases 2009; 199(11):1592-8.


Lessa F, Leparc GF, Benson K, Sanderson R, VanBeneden CA, Shewmaker PL, Jensen B, Arduino MJ, Kuehnert MJ. Fatal group C streptococcal infection due to transfusion of a bacterially contaminated pooled platelet unit despite routine bacterial culture screeningExternal. Transfusion 2008; 48(10); 2177–2183

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Anaplasma phagocytophilum transmitted through blood transfusion-Minnesota, 2007. MMWR 2008. 57(42);1145-1148.

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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). West Nile Virus transmission through blood transfusion — South Dakota, 2006. MMWR 2007; 56(04);76-79.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Blood Donor Screening for Chagas Disease–United States, 2006–2007. MMWR 2007. 56(07);141-143.

Likos AM, Kelvin DJ, Cameron CM, Rowe T, Kuehnert MJ, Norris PJ; National Heart, Lung, Blood Institute Retrovirus Epidemiology Donor Study-II (REDS-II). Influenza viremia and the potential for blood-borne transmission.External Transfusion 2007; 47(6):1080-8.

Rao PL, Strausbaugh LJ, Liedtke LA, Srinivasan A, Kuehnert MJ, Infectious Diseases Society of America Emerging Infections Network. Bacterial infections associated with blood transfusion: experience and perspective of infectious diseases consultants.External Transfusion. 2007;47(7):1206-11.


Hladik W, Dollard SC, Mermin J, Fowlkes AL, Downing R, Amin MM, Banage F, Nzaro E, Kataaha P, Dondero TJ, Pellett PE, Lackritz EM. Transmission of Human Herpesvirus 8 by blood transfusionExternal. New England Journal of Medicine 2006; 355:1331-1338.

Heneine W, Kuehnert MJ. Preserving blood safety against emerging retroviruses.External Transfusion 2006; 46(8):1276-8.

Silva MA, Gregory KR, Carr-Greer MA, Holmberg JA, Kuehnert MJ, Brecher ME; Task Force. Summary of the AABB Interorganizational Task Force on Bacterial Contamination of Platelets: Fall 2004 impact survey.External Transfusion 2006; 46(4):636-41.

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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Update: West Nile Virus Screening of Blood Donations and Transfusion-Associated Transmission — United States, 2003. MMWR 2004; 53(13); 281-284.

Gowland P, Fontana S, Niederhauser C, Taleghani BM. Molecular and serologic tracing of a transfusion-transmitted hepatitis A virus.External Transfusion 2004; 44(11):1555-61.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Probable Transfusion-Transmitted Malaria — Houston, Texas, 2003. MMWR 2003; 52(44);1075-1076.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Blood Safety Monitoring Among Persons With Bleeding Disorders—United States, May 1998–June 2002External. MMWR 2003;51:1152-1154.

Mungai M, Tegtmeier G, Chamberland M, Parise M. Transfusion-transmitted malaria in the United States from 1963 through 1999 Cdc-pdf[PDF – 97 KB]External. New England Journal of Medicine 2001; 344(26).

Kuehnert MJ, Roth VR, Haley NR, Gregory KR, Elder KV, Schreiber GB, Arduino MJ, Holt SC, Carson LA, Banerjee, Jarvis WR. Transfusion-transmitted bacterial infection in the United States, 1998 through 2000External. Transfusion 2001; 41(12): 1493-1499.

Roth VR, Kuehnert MJ, Haley NR, Gregory KR, Schreiber GB, Arduino MJ, Holt SC, Carson LA, Elder KV, Jarvis WR. Evaluation of a reporting system for bacterial contamination of blood components in the United StatesExternal. Transfusion 2001; 41(12): 1486-1492.

Dodd R. The risk of transfusion-transmitted infectionExternal. New England Journal of Medicine 1992; 327(6): 419.

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