Latest blood transfusion News

Infected blood scandal – what you need to know
New sickle cell disease drug approved for use in England – here’s how voxelotor works
WHO launches first ever Patient Safety Rights Charter
World Chagas Disease Day 2024: urging early diagnosis and care for life
What is metabolism? A biochemist explains how different people convert energy differently − and why that matters for your health
World-first Research Worth Bottling
Researchers’ pioneering helicopter retrieval service saving women’s lives in Nepal
Voydeya recommended for approval in the EU by CHMP as add-on treatment to ravulizumab or eculizumab for adults with PNH who have…
$10.6m MRFF funding boosts researchers’ mission to improve Australia’s health
How we are working with Lifeblood to tackle cancer together
5 reasons you should donate blood
Voydeya (danicopan) granted first-ever regulatory approval in Japan for adults with PNH to be used in combination with C5 inhibitor therapy
Stand up to cancer
New pathology laboratory now open at Cooma Hospital
Long-term ALPHA Phase III trial data showed danicopan as add-on to Ultomiris or Soliris sustained clinical improvements in subset of patients with…
Premature baby Charlotte is mango-sized miracle
Alice Springs Hospital oncology and cardiology services supporting patients
The courage to give after tackling fears
Bloody good effort
Be type to give blood
Brisbane’s unstoppable senior gears up for emotional ride
Afghanistan’s health system suffers critical underfunding, calls for donor support
Boosting Life-Saving Tech For Critically Ill Babies
Inverloch firey’s commitment to helping others
WHO launches “One life, one liver” campaign on World Hepatitis Day
Machine cleans blood of pets with kidney, immune diseases
Milking benefits – umbilical cord clamping done safely
Mater midwife’s life-saving gift to thousands of mothers
Danicopan as add-on to Ultomiris or Soliris improved haemoglobin levels and maintained disease control in patients with PNH experiencing signs or symptoms…
No, you can’t reverse ageing by injecting ‘young blood’ and fasting. But that doesn’t stop people trying
Surgery in womb saves tiny twin’s life
Lifesaving solution dramatically reduces severe bleeding after childbirth
Satellite Hospitals to bring free, quality healthcare closer to home
Tugun Satellite Hospital to bring free, quality healthcare closer to home
Houstonians’ input on study for trauma patient who are ‘bleeding out’
Mater’s tiniest baby of 2022 has big brave heart
Over-compliance with unilateral sanctions affects thalassemia patients say UN experts: Iran
Saving lives in threes
Guideline on fluid management of acutely ill children
Snakes’ deadly global toll
Danicopan add-on to Ultomiris or Soliris met primary endpoint
Blood stem cell research that could change medicine of future
Hospital facility blends capabilities
Taking blood challenge to save lives
Evidence shows virtually zero risk of ‘mad cow’ from blood donations in Australia
Mum, I’ve got this. You don’t need to worry
RNA platelet discovery could ease load on blood donors
World Chagas Disease Day: finding and reporting every case