International Blood Group Reference Laboratory
International Rare Donor Panel
The panel currently contains details of rare donors from 27 contributing countries.
Red Cell Reference Services
This department deals exclusively in complex and difficult red cell antigen/antibody problems referred by UK and international Blood Transfusion Reference laboratories.
IBGRL Research Products
Monoclonal antibodies and recombinant proteins are categorised to help you find product information easily.
Molecular Diagnostics - Fetal RHD Screen
This test determines the fetal D blood group in D negative pregnant women to guide the requirement for antenatal anti-D prophylaxis.
Molecular Diagnostics - Fetal genotyping
These tests provide non-invasive prenatal molecular typing support for maternity and transfusion services in the UK and internationally.
Molecular Diagnostics - Red cell genotyping
The ability to determine blood groups in previously transfused patients, those with immunoglobulin coated cells or Haemoglobinopathy patients is significantly beneficial.
Cell culture, product and assay development
We offer various cell culture services and diagnostic development to your specification.
Licensing and accreditation
NHSBT International Blood Group Reference Laboratory (IBGRL) is a UKAS accredited medical laboratory (number 9765).
Molecular Diagnostics and Red Cell Reference laboratories conduct surveys with customers of our services. Find out more about data and outcomes.
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