Administration opposes ruling on marrow donation

01/19/2012 | Los Angeles Times (tiered subscription model)

The Obama administration has asked the U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals to rethink its Dec. 1 ruling that donors can be compensated for marrow collected by filtration from the donor's bloodstream. The petition argues that Congress intended to prevent money from influencing donations involving these less invasive collection methods as well as more invasive bone marrow extraction procedures.

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