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Monday, 10 November 2014

Transport for London joins Government drive for more organ donors 

Three people die needlessly every day because of a lack of organ donors Families are much more likely to agree to donation if they know it is what their loved one wanted

Monday, 8 September 2014

NHS Blood and Transplant says "Commit to become a tissue donor as well as an organ donor." 

Ahead of the final episode of The Human Tissue Squad on BBC Three on Monday 8th September, NHS Blood and Transplant is asking people to commit to donating their eyes and other tissues such as skin, bone and tendons when they die as well as their organs.

Tuesday, 2 September 2014

Catch the first episode of The Human Tissue Squad on BBC iPlayer 

NHS Blood and Transplant operates the UK's largest tissue bank and is the UK's major provider of human tissue for transplant. We let the cameras in to create a two-part series on BBC Three called The Human Tissue Squad.

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