NHS Blood and Transplant Service (NHSBT)

NHSBT has a site within BHPs campus but is part of a joint England and Wales Special Health Authority. Its remit includes the provision of a reliable, efficient supply of blood and associated services to the NHS in England and North Wales. It is also the organ donor organisation for the UK and is responsible for matching and allocating donated organs. Additionally it acts as a partner to BHP both in support of clinical services but also supporting the partnerships clinical research.  An example is the production of stem cells for a ground breaking trials.