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Please complete the electronic health questionnaire on the day of your appointment or, at the earliest, on the day before.

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Stem Cell Registry

A stem cell transplant is the last hope for a cure for blood cancer patients. More members are needed.

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The biobank of blood donors helps to develop treatments for various diseases. You can join the biobank when donating blood.

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Donate blood during working hours

The new Workplace certificate is a concrete way to help patients and demonstrate social responsibility.

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Blood donation eligibility requirements

Read about the basic requirements and most common restrictions for donating blood.

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Blood donation

Plasma donations started at Blood Service

Blood Service resumes plasma collection after a break of several years. Plasma can be donated at the Blood Service’s Vantaa unit.

Blood Service Biobank

Legislative amendment to affect the operations of the Blood Service Biobank

The act regulating the operations of biobanks will change at the beginning of 2024. No new members will be able to join the Blood Service Biobank during January-February 2024.

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The Blood Service is developing its emergency communications

The Blood Service will test emergency communication tools on its website and in its mobile application on 25 January. The test will not require any action from blood donors.

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Cell therapies

The Blood Service is producing an innovative cell product for the treatment of severe burns

After taking a break, the Blood Service's Advanced Cell Therapy Centre has begun production of an autologous keratinocyte product. The product is a special product that is sprayed onto damaged skin to treat burns and chronic wounds. It is a combination of the patient's own isolated skin cells and a biological adhesive.

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Blood Service performs active scientific research. We want to increase biomedical knowledge on our areas of expertise.

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