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If you are a potential match, we’ll need a blood sample for additional testing.
If you are then a successful match, there’s two ways you can donate, through apheresis where your blood is processed through a machine and given back to you, or via a donation made through your hip bone.
Whilst there are differences in the usefulness of both, the donor always has the final decision on how to donate.
Then relax, knowing you’re a hero to us, and many more people across the world!
Joining is simple. You can join the panel from the age of 16 up until your 31st birthday or, If you are of Black, Asian, mixed heritage or minority ethnic background you can join from 16 up until your 46th birthday.