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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 preceded 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 transplantations 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.

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ZKRD Zentrales Knochenmarkspender-Register für die Bundesrepublik Deutschland gemeinnützige GmbH (German National Bone Marrow Donor Registry Non-Profit Limited Company)

Managing Director:
Dr. Peter Mein
Dr. Dr. Carlheinz Müller

DRK-Blutspendedienst Baden-Württemberg - Hessen gemeinnützige Gesellschaft mit beschränkter Haftung

Association Headquarters:

Register Court:
AG ULM, Handelsregister Ulm, HRB 2566

VAT identification number according to § 27 a Umsatzsteuergesetz (German VAT Law):
DE 269639005

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89081 Ulm
Postfach 4244
89032 Ulm

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