Terms of Use

Thank you for visiting the website. This website provides an educational resource to the American Association of Blood Banks (AABB) (, with a mission to raise awareness about the importance of COVID-19 convalescent plasma . The website is maintained and sponsored by Cerus Corporation (

Information contained in the website is provided for general information purposes only and is not intended to be used for diagnosis or treatment, or to provide medical or other healthcare advice. If you have or suspect you may have a health problem, you should consult your health care provider, agency or professional. While AABB and Cerus intend to periodically update the information contained in this website, no representations or warranties are made as to its accuracy or completeness. Access to and use of the website is subject to the terms and conditions set forth in this Legal Information page and any other applicable laws, statutes and/or regulations. AABB and Cerus may revise these terms and conditions by updating this page at any time without notice. If you do not wish to be bound to these terms and conditions, please do not access, browse or use this site.

Ownership of Materials

This website and its contents, including but not limited to the site’s design, information, text, graphical materials, trademarks and URL are copyrighted and the exclusive property of the AABB, Cerus, or third parties. AABB is a registered trademark of the American Association of Blood Banks.  Cerus is a registered trademark of Cerus Corporation.  You may bookmark these pages, distribute URL address information, and print or copy pages published on this website for your own non-commercial reference use only, provided that any copies you make retain all copyright notices and legal information contained herein. Any other use of the materials or trademarks on this website without AABB’s and Cerus’ prior written permission is strictly prohibited.

Links to Third Party Websites

Any links to third party websites from this website are provided for your convenience only. AABB and Cerus do not monitor, author, edit, or endorse any information provided in these third party pages and assume no responsibility for any content on or available from such websites.

Disclaimer and Disclaimer of Warranties

Your use of the website and any and all information contained therein or available, directly or indirectly, therefrom, is accessed and used at your sole risk. The materials in this website are provided “as is” and without warranties of any kind, either express or implied, including all warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. AABB and Cerus make no warranty that the website will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error-free, that this website or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or other harmful components, or that the results obtained from the use of the website will be accurate, complete, or reliable.

No content on this website is intended to constitute professional advice, whether medical, legal or otherwise. AABB, Cerus and those otherwise providing information, services or material on this website are not responsible or liable for any consequences relating directly or indirectly to any action or inaction you take based on the information, services or other material on our site.

Limitations on Liability

You expressly understand and agree that AABB and Cerus will not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages resulting from the use or the inability to use this site, physical or emotional injury or distress, or any other matter relating to this site or any site which is linked to this site, and/or the use of information contained therein or available therefrom at any time. AABB and Cerus further disclaim liability for unauthorized interception of any personal information that you submit through the site and for misappropriation or mishandling of such information by third parties. AABB and Cerus further disclaim liability for any injury or loss caused by or resulting from the donation of plasma, or from any of the tests, examinations or procedures incident thereto. The total liability resulting from all losses, damages, and causes of action will not be greater than the amount paid by the user to access this site..