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German Red Cross
Blood Donor Service North-East

HLA Laboratories

HLA laboratories, which have been certified by the European Society of Immunogenetics, can be found in the institutes of Cottbus and Dresden.

The following services are offered:

Conducting serological and molecular biological HLA characteristic identification:

  • HLA class I (ABC),
  • HLA class II (DRB and DQB)
  • Characteristics with a high resolution.

Typing of potential bone marrow and blood stem cell donors for the bone marrow and regional stem cell donor file of our Blood Donor Service.
Running antibody identification in the HLA system, in thrombocyte and granulocyte system using different techniques.
Serological sample compatibility in the HLA system as well as serologic testing in the HLA or HPA system for optimal donor selection for sensitised patients.