Blood Bank

Founded in 1944, the Blood Bank is open around the clock throughout the year. It includes a Blood Donor Service, a Laboratory Service and a Hepatitis Laboratory, and is the only Hospital Blood Bank in Israel with a large frozen store of red blood cells.

Research areas include: Acceptance/deferal criteria for blood donors, Auto-immune Hemolytic Anemia, Alloantibodies in Thalassemia, Rheology of stored blood, Function of stored platelets, Bacterial contamination of blood components, Antibodies in women in the perinatal period, Quality management in transfusion medicine.

Scientists & Research

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Contact Person Dr. Orly Zelig, Director, Blood Bank
Phone 972-2-6776047