Latest ABO blood group system Stories

2009-10-13 12:32:00

The Canadian blood supply relies heavily on a small number of donors—with young adults donating at higher rates—which may prove problematic as the population ages, according to a new study from McMaster University.

2009-10-05 08:30:00


2009-09-10 15:29:00

ST. PAUL, Minn., Sept. 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The need for blood is constant, with someone in our community requiring blood from a generous donor every two seconds.

2009-08-31 09:56:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 31 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- You may guess by reading his vanity license plate, "O BLOOD," Albert Fischer of Massapequa, NY is a rare breed.

2009-08-27 05:00:00

ST. PAUL, Minn., Aug. 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The need for blood never takes a vacation. Every two seconds, someone in our community needs blood. From premature infants to an organ transplant recipient who will typically require 40 units of blood to survive. And right now, the need is urgent.

2009-08-25 00:06:08

Officials of the New York Blood Center are urging Americans to save a life and plan to donate blood before the Labor Day weekend. Summer is trauma season for most U.S.

2009-08-24 05:59:00

Expect the Unexpected - Boost Your Local Blood Supply NEW YORK, Aug.

2009-08-03 05:29:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Three New York Blood Center (NYBC) patients are taking to the airwaves to recruit new blood donors, and encourage existing blood donors to donate blood NOW.

2009-07-23 11:58:00

Diverse Donors Make the DifferenceNEW YORK, July 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- National Minority Donor Awareness Day is August 1, and New York Blood Center (NYBC) and its regions in Manhattan, Long Island, Hudson Valley, Brooklyn/Staten Island, and New Jersey call on the community to help us meet the great need for blood from diverse donors.

2009-07-14 12:38:00

CHICAGO, JULY 14 /PRNewswire/ -- According to America's Blood Centers, every two seconds someone is in need of blood - and during the summer season the need is even more profound.

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