Skip to content

Testing for blood-borne infections

24 November 2020

All blood donations are tested for hepatitis B, hepatitis C, hepatitis E, HIV, HTLV and syphilis. This leaflet tells you how and why these tests are carried out, and what happens in the rare event of a positive test.

Testing for blood borne infections (Nov 2020)

24 November 2020

Current blood stock levels across Scotland Wednesday 26 January

We aim to retain 6 days of stocks at any time in order to meet the requirements of patients in Scotland.

Learn more about blood types