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The Government has today announced changes to the rules on blood donation in England.
Our thoughts are with everyone affected in London. We have all the blood hospitals currently need and no urgent donations are required.
Statement from Mike Stredder, Director of Blood Donation at NHS Blood and Transplant.
Millie Banerjee has been appointed as Chair of NHS Blood and Transplant for four years from 1 June 2017 after John Pattullo`s tenure expires.
Researchers have generated the first immortalised cell lines which allow more efficient manufacture of red blood cells.
The waiting time to a kidney transplant has dropped by 18% over the past five years, NHS Blood and Transplant has announced, to mark World Kidney Day, Thursday March 9.
The Hillingdon Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and NHS Blood and Transplant are working together to promote organ and blood donation to people throughout Hillingdon.
A new campaign launched today by NHS Blood and Transplant and partner charity, Give a Kidney, calls on people across the UK to consider transforming lives by donating a kidney to someone in need, be they a stranger, friend or loved one.
THE parents of a Kenyan-American baby boy who became the UK`s youngest lung donor have written a heartfelt letter honouring their son and sharing their experience as parents of an organ donor.
Due to a prolonged drop in demand for blood and a need to invest in IT systems which should unlock future efficiencies, NHSBT is having to increase the price of blood charged to hospitals.
NHS Blood and Transplant is pleased to announce the appointment of Lord Jonathan Oates as a non-executive director for 3 years from 1 March 2017.
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