There are millions of people in the world that depend on life saving blood transfusions for many illnesses. This blood transfusion can easily help save their lives and give them a new hope to live. Yet, with blood being accessible only through donations, it becomes necessary to get as much as possible and store it for use.
A new research has threatened this life saving technique of blood transfusion, thanks to the discovery of a virus that infects the blood with a hazardous and life threatening condition known as Hepatitis C. Moreover, this new virus can be transferred through blood to blood contact, making it extremely dangerous and making the process of blood transfusion risks.
Here is some more information about the new virus and its association with Hepatitis C.