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CDC's Dr. Phoebe Thorpe speaks with Dr. Sherif Zaki about the important work being done to further reduce the risk of unusual transplant-associated infections.
Ensuring that organs are safe requires:
- Involvement by many disciplines including: pathologists, epidemiologists, clinicians, and others
- Global collaboration between federal and state agencies as well as academic institutions
- Continued focus on improving regulations and screening procedures