30 jun, 2014 - The molecular diagnostic kit available in the United States since last year has obtained CE marking. The diagnostic kit offers greater donor–patient compatibility by testing 37 antigens of 10 blood groups in less than 4 hours on the basis of a DNA sample. According to WHO data, 5% of the world's population carry genes for hereditary blood disorders, and each year over 300,000 children are born suffering from these conditions.
17 jun, 2014 - Grifols' North Fractionation Facility will be the world's largest and one of the most technologically advanced plasma fractionation facilities, increasing production capacity in Clayton from 3.2 million liters of plasma annually to 6 million liters in 2015
14 may, 2014 - AlphaKit® QuickScreen is a novel point-of-care immuno-chromatographic, in vitro diagnostic screening test for the Z-form of Alpha-1-Antitrypsin (Z-AAT)
12 dec, 2013 - The "Barcelona Alzheimer Treatment & Research Center" is operated by Fundació ACE as an independent center with the aim of facilitating the diagnosis and treatment of Alzheimer's and other neurodegenerative diseases, and promoting biomedical research into these conditions
04 oct, 2013 - Grifols delivers a number of courses each year to help train and advance the careers of transfusion medicine professionals who in turn ensure the quality and safety of the blood transfusions