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BLOOD, kindred. This word, in the law sense, is used to signify relationship, stock, or family; as, of the blood of the ancestor. 1 Roper on Leg. 103; 1 Supp. to Ves. jr. 365. In a more extended sense, it means kindred generally. Bac. Max. Reg. 18.
     2. Brothers and sisters are said to be of the whole blood, (q. v.) if they have the same father and mother of the half blood, (q. v.) if they have only one parent in common. 5 Whart. Rep. 477.

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The report on blood transfusion diagnostics market is a comprehensive study and presentation of drivers, restraints, opportunities, demand factors, market size, forecasts, and trends in the global blood transfusion diagnostics market over the period of 2016 to 2024.
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In low-income countries, up to 52pc of blood transfusions are given to children under five years of age, according to data from the World Health Organisation (WHO).
Country Representative World Health Organization (WHO) Dr Nima Saeed Abid advised to have effective awareness on the prevention aspect of the disease to protect the people from carrying the HIV/AIDS particularly through injecting drugs or unsafe blood transfusion.
The statistics of the Sharjah Blood Transfusion and Research Center show that the number of blood units collected during 2017 and the first quarter of 2018, has reached a total of 27,848.
Dubai: Dr Mai Raouf, director of Dubai Health Authority's Dubai Blood Donation Centre, has been elected International Society of Blood Transfusion's (ISBT) director of Eastern Mediterranean Region for the 2018-2022 period.
The project of construction of CBTS worth 4 million USD is the result of Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the Thai Red Cross Society and Nepal Red Cross Society on Blood Transfusion Service signed in 2015.
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The Regional Blood Transfusion Center, Sukkur, was constructed with financial and technical support German Government about one and half year ago.
ISLAMABAD:The review meeting of the Public Sector Development Projects (PSDP) 2017-18 has maintained the financial budget of Safe Blood Transfusion Project (SBTP) without any cuts.