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12 October 2020

Covid-19: Advice for donors

LIVE DOCUMENT: Our current advice to donors

18 September 2020

Find out more about Convalescent Plasma donation

LIVE DOCUMENT: If you've recovered from Covid-19, your plasma might have antibodies which can help others.

Staff Nurse Denise Brady and partner David Gaughan, both from Edinburgh, have recently donated Convalescent Plasma together after contracting Covid-19.

The Scottish National Blood Transfusion Service has collected 310 units of Convalescent Plasma to help patients in Scotland fight Covid-19.

Black patients in Scotland are disproportionately affected by these serious inherited blood disorders. Find out what we do to help.

At the Scottish National Blood Transfusion Service we’d like to raise awareness of World Sickle Cell Day today and take the time to say thank you to our blood donors.

This Sunday, on 14 June, countries around the world come together to celebrate World Blood Donor Day (WBDD).

Mother and daughter team up for double donation to save lives.

Collaborative report into evidence on gay and bisexual men and blood donation still due in 2020

Same same but different - find out more.

Current blood stock levels across Scotland Tuesday 20 October

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