Monthly Archives: September 2016

Publication of scientific research

A number of are DoHeCa partners are actively involved in scientific research: congratulations to Tom Vuk and colleagues with the publication of the following paper!

Investigation of iron status in blood donors

Tomislav Vuk, Karin Magnussen, Wim de Kort, Gilles Folléa, Giancarlo M. Liumbruno, Harald Schennach, Giovani Vandewalle, Veerle Compernolle, Natalia Masharova, Georgia Karakatsiani, Isabella Argyrou, Vít Rehácek, Gulara Khanirzajeva, Johanna Castrén, Bruno Danic, Rachid Djoudi, Geneviève Woimant, Markus M. Mueller, Constantina Politis, Stefania Vaglio, Anita Daugavvanaga, Edita Vilutyte, Jean-Claude Faber, Denise Borg-Aquilina, Peter van den Burg, Arlinke Bokhorst, Ryszard Poglód, Jolanta Antoniewicz-Papis, Mario Muon, Olivia L. Burta, Jana Rosochová, Polonca Mali, Miguel A. Vesga, Karin Schneider, Rut Norda, Nicky Anderson

ABSTRACTFULL PDF – Published online: 07/09/2016

Sept 17th 2016: World Marrow Donor Day

To thank all donors worldwide; Unrelated donors, family donors, cord blood donors, donors who already have donated, and donors who are on the global registry waiting to donate. To raise awareness among the general public and decision-makers about being a stem cell donor and the impact of blood stem cell transplantation on patients’ live.

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4th WBMT workshop

On behalf of the WBMT committee on donor issues we kindly invite you to participate the 4th WBMT workshop on donor outcomes on September 22nd – 23rd, 2016 in Tel Aviv.

Please find the scientific program here and the registration form here.

For hotel booking you may send an e-mail to Ms. Shiri Serano ( and book your room directly. In order to get our reduced price you have to note the special price code “WBMT” and tell Ms. Serano that you are attending the workshop. The Vital Hotel is a small boutique hotel within the campus of the medical center.

The WBMT committee on donor issues would be pleased to welcome you in Tel Aviv.