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07 February 2017

Would you give a kidney, rather than your heart, this Valentine's Day?

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.

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22 December 2016

Parents share heartfelt letter honouring baby son who gave life through organ donation

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.

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21 December 2016

Change to NHSBT pricing of products in 2017/18 and introduction of universal screening for Hepatitis E

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.

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19 December 2016

Lord Jonathan Oates appointed as a non-executive director to NHS Blood and Transplant

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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06 December 2016

Faffing can be fatal, loafing can be lethal

Public urged: What are you waiting for - take a few minutes this Christmas to join the NHS Organ Donor Register

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