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Organ Tree Ltd, offering payment for deceased organ donation

Tuesday, 08 Aug 2017

NHS Blood and Transplant has been made aware of a web based business, Organ Tree Ltd, offering payment for deceased organ donation. We have absolutely no association with this business.

Organ Donation Week 4-10 September 2017

Friday, 04 Aug 2017

Organ Donation Week 2017

More than 50,000 people now alive thanks to organ donation and transplant

Tuesday, 11 Jul 2017

The number of people currently known to be alive thanks to organ transplants has broken 50,000 for the first time.

Bristol Eye Bank opens with appeal for donors to meet shortage

Friday, 16 Jun 2017

Bristol’s new state of the art eye bank has officially opened today (June 14) with an appeal for more people from the city to give the gift of sight.

First patient transplanted under new urgent and superurgent lung allocation scheme

Tuesday, 06 Jun 2017

These new schemes have been introduced to help make sure patients who are in most need of the donor lungs are prioritised.