Drew Charles Richard

Also found in: Dictionary, Idioms.


(dro͞o), Charles Richard 1904-1950.
American physician who developed a method of efficiently preserving blood plasma for transfusion and organized the American Red Cross's first blood bank (1941).
The American Heritage® Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2007, 2004 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved.