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Dec 14, 2016

Go back to Making decisions the right way - a global endeavour - Part 1

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Dec 14, 2016

Canadian Blood Services helped develop a unique framework for blood operators around the world to help improve and standardize the decision-making process when it comes blood safety.

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Nov 30, 2016

A two-day meeting will be held in January 2017 with national and international stakeholders to identify research priorities for closing knowledge gaps that impact donor eligibility for men who have sex with men.

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Nov 23, 2016

How long is too long? New study reveals truth about age of red blood cells

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Nov 15, 2016

Documentary brings to the screen the lasting impact and major importance of organ donation across the country.

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Nov 9, 2016

The James Kreppner Award program supports legal research relevant to Canadian Blood Services. Research priorities for the James Kreppner Award include the legal and regulatory aspects of (a) donation, collection, storage, and use of blood, blood products, and hematopoietic stem cells; and (b) organ and tissue donation and transplantation. The 2016 James Kreppner Award will support one project with up to $50,000 for a period of one year. This year’s competition closes Nov. 30 2016.

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Mar 2, 2017

Canadian Blood Services implemented leukoreduction for the production of its red blood cells and platelet components in the late 1990s.

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Mar 2, 2017

The International Collaboration for Transfusion Medicine Guidelines aims to optimize transfusion care around the globe. Platelets Unplugged, co-produced with the AABB, is the first in a series of podcasts digging into best practice for the transfusion medicine community and health-care professionals.

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Mar 9, 2017

“It’s in you to give" is the fantastically simple call to action from Canadian Blood Services. But for some people — such as those of us with a mixed bag of travel and medical histories — it isn’t so easy to just show up, roll up (a sleeve) and then settle back as this life-giving liquid flows into the collection bag.

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Oct 5, 2016

Did you know that Canadian Blood Services directly funds innovative research?

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