Informed Consent

iStock_000016175353SmallInformed consent outlines to the donor what will happen before, during, and after collection of blood material so that the donor is fully aware of the entire process of the donation.

HemaCare’s institutional review board (IRB) provides the guidelines so that all collections are followed in an ethical and medically safe process with regard to the donor.

Our informed consent allows for the use our blood components in the following applications:

  • Basic science research use, including
    • functional cell assays
    • genetic testing(e.g. genotyping, sequencing)
    • immune response assays
    • creation of cell lines
  • Preclinical and Clinical research and process development
    • Translational research
    • Product formulation

Contact us to discuss details of your research needs