Transfusion of red blood cells after prolonged storage produces harmful effects that are mediated by iron and inflammation

Eldad A. Hod, Ning Zhang, Set A. Sokol, Boguslaw S. Wojczyk, Richard O. Francis, Daniel Ansaldi, Kevin P. Francis, Phyllis Della-Latta, Susan Whittier, Sujit Sheth, Jeanne E. Hendrickson, James C. Zimring, Gary M. Brittenham and Steven L. Spitalnik