Transfusion | Symposium | 29 January 2019 to 30 January 2019 | Strasbourg, France
Human plasma is the critical component of numerous therapeutic products used in the treatment of life-threatening diseases, including bleeding disorders, immune system disorders and several other severe pathologies. In recent years, the global use of and demand for plasma for fractionation has grown and this trend is expected to continue.
Transfusion / General | Congress | 22 June 2019 to 26 June 2019 | Basel, Switzerland
The EDQM is happy to announce that it will be participating at the ISBT Congress which will take place in Basel, Switzerland.
Transplantation / Public awareness | Campaigns | 12 October 2019 | London
Every year, European countries celebrate European Organ Donation Day (EODD). The idea behind this Day, initiated by the Council of Europe, is to encourage debate and provide information on organ, tissues and cells donation and transplantation, and legal and medical measures so that every European can decide about donation and make their wishes known to their family. Organ, tissues and cells transplantation is one of the great medical success stories of modern times and is the only life-saving treatment for end-stage organ failure in many conditions.