Welcome to the NOTIFY Library site where experts from across the globe collaborate to share didactic information on documented adverse outcomes associated with the clinical use of human organs, blood, tissues and cells. The data presented on the Notify Library site should be seen in the context of impressive success stories in transplantation, transfusion and assisted reproduction across the world.

  • American Transplant Congress

    The American Transplant Congress is the Joint Annual Meeting of the American Society of Transplant Surgeons (ASTS) and the American Society of Transplantation (AST).  ATC provides a forum for exchange of new scientific and clinical information relevant to solid organ and tissue transplantation and brings together transplant physicians, scientists, nurses, organ procurement personnel, pharmacists, allied health professionals and other transplant professionals.

    It is a wonderful opportunity for the NOTIFY project to present its latest developments and state of the art in such international congress.

     

  • Safe blood for all

    This year, World Blood Donor Day will once again be celebrated around the world on 14 June. The event serves to thank voluntary, unpaid blood donors for their life-saving gifts of blood and also to raise awareness of the need for regular blood donations to ensure that all individuals and communities have access to affordable and timely supplies of safe and quality-assured blood and blood products, as an integral part of universal health coverage and a key component of effective health systems.

  • Notify project and VISTART collaboration

    Next October 1 and 2 in Budapest the Notify team will present the work done in three years of collaboration with VISTART joint action (Vigilance and inspection for the safety of transfusion assisted reproduction and transplantation) that had the aim to increase the involvement of EU Competent Authorities in the Notify Library and establish an EU network of vigilance to provide inter-MS support and enhance vigilance communication.

     

  • Global Alliance of Eye Bank associations, the Barcelona Principles

    The Barcelona Principles - an Agreement on the use of human donated tissue for ocular transplantation, research, and future technologies have been signed last June 14th 2018 in the presence of Alba Verges i Bosch, Calalonian Minister of Health, Dr Jose Nunez, WHO Medical Products of Human Origin Service Delivery and Safety Department, and Dr Paul Dubord Ophthalmologist and WHO Expert Advisory Panel on Human Cell, Tissue and Organ Transplantation.

  • Blood and Safety

    A new ESTM training course (European School of Transfusion Medicine) will take place in Barcelona, Spain next November 23-25, 2018; The aim of this workshop is to brainstorm on the management of Transfusion-transmitted infectious diseases and blood safety.

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The database is continually updated and currently new cases are being collected and submitted to editorial working groups in order to increase the database content and scope.