RKI – Blood / Transfusion Medicine – Tasks of the RKI in the field of blood / transfusion medicine

The Transfusion Act (TFG) assigns the Robert Koch Institute important tasks in the field of transfusion medicine. As part of blood donor surveillance, epidemiological data on infections from all German donation facilities are recorded and evaluated. With results from supplementary epidemiological studies, the data provide information about the status and development of infections among blood […]