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NHSBT has been awarded £1.125 million from the Medical Research Council and Japan Agency for Medical Research to conduct research into regenerative medicine at the Stem Cell Institute in Cambridge.
But waiting lists are higher than in 2015/16.
New figures released to mark Organ Donation Week (7-13th September), estimate that 6,700 people are now currently in need of a transplant across the UK – up from approximately 6,138 prior to the start of the pandemic.
The NHS is urgently appealing for more men who’ve had coronavirus to donate blood plasma as new statistics show far more women are offering to donate, despite men making better donors.
How we're working to respond to the challenges caused by the coronavirus pandemic.
A record holding COVID convalescent plasma donor is urging more men to donate.
The NHS is now urgently asking Asian people who have had coronavirus to offer to donate convalescent plasma.
New data shows people who were hospitalised by COVID-19 produce the most antibodies, making them priority plasma donors.
Malcolm Shaw, 72, is supporting the urgent NHS appeal for more COVID-19 convalescent plasma donors, especially male donors.
NHS Blood and Transplant is now urgently appealing for people to donate convalescent plasma.
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