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» There is a 10% probability of being asked
back for further examinations. «
Only around 1% of the registered donors actually donate blood stem cells.
» The ZKRD is the largest databank in Europe and one
of the most efficient worldwide. «
Over 30,000 foreign and domestic enquiries are processed per year!
» 75% of the patients have found a suitable
donor after 3 months. «
Common HLA properties occur in Germany at a rate of 1:300.
» The ZKRD has access to the data of more than 8,500,000
potential donors from all over Germany! «
Over 7,000 transplants are carried out per year using German donors.
» The ZKRD can access the data of about
36,000,000 donors worldwide! «
A suitable donor is found for 9 out of 10 patients.

Donor Centres in Germany

If you would like to become registered as a donor, please contact one of the donor centers listed below. They will provide you with further information, as well as the necessary documents. Please be aware that these documents may only be available in German.

Please note that the following criteria must be met in order to be able to register in Germany:
- permanent residence in Germany
- age between 18 and 55 years
- good health and physical condition