Type of pathogen agents


Type of pathogen agentsViruses


Parasites (Plasmodium falciparum, Trypanosoma cruzi, Babesia microti…)

Prions (CJD, vCJD…)

Bibliography:Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health, Octaplas Compared with Fresh Frozen Plasma to Reduce the Risk of Transmitting Lipid-Enveloped Viruses: An Economic Analysis and Budget Impact Analysis, Stephen K. Membe, BA (Hon), MDE, Doug Coyle, MA, MSc, PhD, Don Husereau, BScPharm, MSc, Karen Cimon, Alan Tinmouth, MD, MSc, FRCPC, Sarah Normandin, BSc, MLIS, April 2009