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Sep 15, 2014, 07:00 ET
PPTA together with its Member Companies is pleased to sponsor the second International Plasma Awareness Week to be celebrated globally October 12-18, 2014. This event will be held annually and is designed to: Raise global awareness about source plasma collection; Recognize the contributions of plasma donors to saving and improving lives; Increase understanding about lifesaving plasma protein therapies and rare diseases. (PRNewsFoto/PPTA)

International Plasma Awareness Week To Celebrate Donors And Spotlight Rare Diseases

 The second annual International Plasma Awareness Week (IPAW) will be celebrated October 12-18. A joint initiative of the Plasma Protein...

Sep 15, 2014, 07:00 ET
PPTA together with its Member Companies is pleased to sponsor the second International Plasma Awareness Week to be celebrated globally October 12-18, 2014. This event will be held annually and is designed to: Raise global awareness about source plasma collection; Recognize the contributions of plasma donors to saving and improving lives; Increase understanding about lifesaving plasma protein therapies and rare diseases. (PRNewsFoto/PPTA)

La International Plasma Awareness Week será una celebración para los donantes

- La International Plasma Awareness Week será una celebración para los donantes, en la que el punto de mira estará en las...

Sep 15, 2014, 07:00 ET
PPTA together with its Member Companies is pleased to sponsor the second International Plasma Awareness Week to be celebrated globally October 12-18, 2014. This event will be held annually and is designed to: Raise global awareness about source plasma collection; Recognize the contributions of plasma donors to saving and improving lives; Increase understanding about lifesaving plasma protein therapies and rare diseases. (PRNewsFoto/PPTA)

L' International Plasma Awareness Week célébrera les donneurs et braquera les projecteurs sur les maladies rares

La deuxième édition annuelle de l'International Plasma Awareness Week (IPAW) (semaine internationale sur la sensibilisation au plasma)...

Sep 15, 2014, 07:00 ET
PPTA together with its Member Companies is pleased to sponsor the second International Plasma Awareness Week to be celebrated globally October 12-18, 2014. This event will be held annually and is designed to: Raise global awareness about source plasma collection; Recognize the contributions of plasma donors to saving and improving lives; Increase understanding about lifesaving plasma protein therapies and rare diseases. (PRNewsFoto/PPTA)

International Plasma Awareness Week feiert Spender und rückt seltene Krankheiten in den Mittelpunkt

Die zweite jährliche International Plasma Awareness Week (IPAW) wird vom 12. bis 18. Oktober stattfinden. Die IPAW ist eine gemeinsame...

Apr 14, 2014, 03:04 ET

Erste Plasmaspendenzentren in Ungarn zertifiziert

- Plazmaferezis Allomas Kft („PFÁ") erhält Zertifizierung nach internationalen Standards Die Plasma Protein Therapeutics...

Oct 11, 2013, 11:13 ET
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Zusammentreffen von Industrie, Behörden, Plasmaspendern und Patienten in Wien

- 1. Internationale Plasma Awareness Woche vom 13.- 20. Oktober 2013 Die Plasma Protein Therapeutics Association (PPTA) veranstaltet, gemeinsam...

Sep 03, 2013, 06:00 ET
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L'événement d'inauguration sur la connaissance globale met en avant les donneurs de plasma et les maladies rares

- International Plasma Awareness Week, du 13 au 20 octobre  La toute première International Plasma Awareness Week (IPAW -...

Sep 03, 2013, 06:00 ET
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Weltweite Eröffnungsveranstaltung stellt Plasmaspender und seltene Krankheiten ins Rampenlicht

-- International Plasma Awareness Week, 13. - 20. Oktober  Die bisher...

Sep 03, 2013, 06:00 ET
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Inaugureel wereldwijd evenement zet plasmadonoren en zeldzame ziekten in de schijnwerpers

-- International Plasma Awareness Week, 13-20 oktober  De allereerste International Plasma Awareness Week (IPAW) wordt gehouden van...

Sep 03, 2013, 06:00 ET
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Inaugural Global Awareness Event Shines Spotlight On Plasma Donors And Rare Diseases

 The first ever International Plasma Awareness Week (IPAW) will be celebrated October 13-20. A joint initiative of the Plasma Protein...

Jun 27, 2013, 15:30 ET

PPTA and Six Organizations Oppose New Jersey Senate's Tax on Blood Clotting Factor

 The Plasma Protein Therapeutics Association (PPTA) opposes New Jersey Senate Bill 2132 that imposes a new tax on therapies used to treat...

Jun 14, 2013, 15:01 ET

PPTA Applauds Preserving Access to Orphan Drugs Acts

The Plasma Protein Therapeutics Association (PPTA) commends the Preserving Access to Orphan Drugs Acts, bipartisan legislation that makes an...

Sep 01, 2011, 13:00 ET

Californians Recognized For Role In Helping Rare Disease Patients Who Need Lifesaving Therapies

This month, Californians are recognizing "Plasma Protein Therapies Month," by raising awareness for the valuable contributions of plasma donors...

Sep 01, 2011, 10:46 ET

Floridians Recognized for Role in Helping Rare Disease Patients Who Need Lifesaving Therapies

This month, Floridians are recognizing "Plasma Protein Therapies Month," by raising awareness for the valuable contributions of plasma donors...

Sep 01, 2011, 09:03 ET

Californians and Floridians Recognized for Role in Helping Rare Disease Patients Who Need Lifesaving Therapies

This month, Florida and California are recognizing "Plasma Protein Therapies Month," by raising awareness for the valuable contributions of plasma...

Aug 22, 2011, 09:47 ET

IRS Proposed Regulations on Orphan Drug Exclusion from Drug Tax Stand to Harm Future Development of Treatments for Rare Disease Patients

The Plasma Protein Therapeutics Association (PPTA) believes the Internal Revenue Services' issuance of temporary and proposed regulations...

Aug 18, 2011, 10:45 ET

PPTA Urges CMS for Appropriate Hospital Outpatient Reimbursement for Plasma Protein Therapies

The Plasma Protein Therapeutics Association (PPTA) recommends that the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) take necessary steps to...

Jul 29, 2011, 13:19 ET

PPTA Praises Legislation That Protects the Treatment of Rare Diseases

H.R. 2672 and S. 1423 would exempt all exclusively orphan drugs from the annual tax on pharmaceuticals The Plasma Protein Therapeutics...

Jun 15, 2011, 10:33 ET

PPTA Opposes Tax on Blood Clotting Factor

PPTA opposes New Jersey Assembly Bill 2003 passed by the New Jersey Assembly Appropriations Committee on June 13 that imposes a new tax on...

Apr 15, 2011, 11:12 ET

PPTA Commends Congress and President Obama for Repealing the 1099 Tax-reporting Provision

The Plasma Protein Therapeutics Association (PPTA) applauds Congress and President Obama for preserving patient access to safe and effective plasma...