Stories: Canadian Blood Services

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How is COVID-19 affecting stem cell transplantation in Canada?

March 30, 2020
We need more healthy Canadians between 17 and 35 years of age to join our stem cell registry.

How lifesaving blood products will keep flowing to patients during COVID-19

March 12, 2020
Canadian Blood Services’ national system ensures that your important donations can travel to patients in need anywhere in the country.

How we’re using data science to prepare for the pandemic

March 11, 2020
Even in a pandemic, the need for blood and blood products is constant

Why you won’t get COVID-19 from a blood transfusion

March 9, 2020
There’s no evidence the respiratory virus can be transmitted by blood

Blood in war zones: Canada’s contributions and ongoing support for soldiers who need transfusions

December 8, 2019
Lieutenant Colonel Andrew Beckett, MD is the chief of general surgery and trauma advisor to the Surgeon General of Canada.

Canadian Blood Services’ Cord Blood Bank has officially launched

May 9, 2019
It's official: Canadian Blood Services’ Cord Blood Bank, a national, public health-care resource has been launched. Expectant mothers who give birth at one of our partnering hospitals are helping to build an ethnically diverse stem cell bank in Canada by donating their baby’s cord blood.