Is the Gift Still Good? Examining the Politics and Regulation of Blood Safety in the European Union

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Anne-Maree Farrell

Edinburgh Law School, University of Edinburgh

Date Written: 2006

Abstract

This paper examines the development of blood policy and regulation at European Union (EU) level. It provides a critical analysis of the gift relationship in blood donation and analyses key aspects of the Blood Directive.

Keywords: blood, regulation, gift relationship, HIV blood contamination, EU Blood Directive, European Union

Suggested Citation

Farrell, Anne-Maree, Is the Gift Still Good? Examining the Politics and Regulation of Blood Safety in the European Union (2006). Medical Law Review, Vol. 14, No. 2, pp. 155-179, 2006, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=915544 or http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/medlaw/fwl001

Anne-Maree Farrell (Contact Author)

Edinburgh Law School, University of Edinburgh ( email )

Edinburgh
Great Britain

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