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Peripheral blood stem cell collection

Published on 11 December 2023

Peripheral blood stem cells are collected from patients and related donors in our centres in Aberdeen and Edinburgh, and from patients and related donors in our centre in Glasgow.

For patients in Tayside, the service is available in Edinburgh after initial local assessment.

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Our service is for healthcare professionals and supports stem cell transplantation programmes.

All cells are processed in Human Tissue Authority (HTA) and Joint Accreditiation Committe of ISCT and EBMT (JACIE) accredited processing centres.

Contact your local apheresis unit for more information.

If your patient is in Tayside, you should contact the East of Scotland Blood Transfusion Centre by calling 01382 645 166.