The OneMatch Stem Cell and Marrow Network, operated by Canadian Blood Services, had nearly 360,000 registrants at the end of March 2015. As the first collection and processing facilities of Canadian Blood Services’ Cord Blood Bank became fully operational this year, the supply of stem cells was further expanded.
In 2014–2015 we received 850,218 blood donations at our permanent and mobile blood donor clinics. The whole blood we collect is then separated into red blood cells, plasma and platelets. Overall...
At the end of 2013, according to the latest data available from the Canadian Institute for Health Information, 4,433 patients across Canada were on waitlists to receive kidney, heart, lung, liver...