Patient information leaflets

NHSBT H&I laboratories have developed a series of patient information leaflets to assist healthcare professionals to obtain informed consent for diagnostic testing. The leaflets explain what happens to their sample and why the tests are undertaken along with a brief explanation of Histocompatibility & Immunogenetics investigations.

Solid organ transplantation 

Haematopoietic stem cell transplantation 


H&I services related to transfusion 


Immunogenetics – HLA and disease association


Platelet immunology


Granulocyte immunology