Visit Booth #2235

We look forward to seeing you at the 2017 AABB Annual Meeting in San Diego, California.  Please take a moment to stop by the Grifols booth where you can learn more about the different innovative solutions that we offer to help transfusion medicine professionals in collecting, screening, and typing donated blood and plasma.
 
The exhibition hours are as follows:  
 
Saturday, October 7 5:45 pm – 8:00 pm
Sunday, October 8 11:00 am – 4:30 pm
Monday, October 9 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
Tuesday, October 10 10:00 am – 2:00 pm 

 

Products on Display

Grifols is a recognized leader in transfusion medicine with a comprehensive portfolio of products designed to support safety from donation through transfusion.

Collection

Our blood collection products support the safe collection and processing of high-quality blood components.

  • High-quality blood bags manufactured  with  advanced technology
  • Efficient and safety-focused auxiliary instrumentation
  • Comprehensive  solution for cord blood collection and processing

 

Our blood bags have been upgraded to increase the safety and efficiency of blood component collection and processing.

  • New Fractiomatic X21to obtain high-quality separated blood components
  • New top and bottom configuration to obtain higher quality blood components
  • New safety kit to perform safer collections for both donor and operator

Screening

Our Procleix NAT solutions deliver high-quality, fully automated and integrated blood screening to your laboratories – from community blood centers to consolidated testing facilities around the world. With more worldwide placements than any other NAT provider, Procleix platforms screen more donors globally than any other NAT blood screening solution.2

The Procleix Panther system expands your laboratory's capabilities to anticipate the blood screening needs of today and tomorrow with a continuously expanding assay menu.

Smart design

  • Release first reportable results in 3.5 hours, then 5 additional results every 5 minutes
  • Features built-in process controls for sample and results integrity

 

Simple operation

  • Easy-to-use fully integrated and automated system
  • User-friendly software with a task-driven touchscreen interface

 

Versatile capabilities

  • Continuous or batch processing
  • Random access and STAT capabilities

Typing

Our blood typing products cover the main needs of immunohematology laboratories. They offer a solution  for each testing need and laboratory workflow with the expert support of a specialized global partner so that patients receive timely and safe transfusions.

The new Erytra Eflexis: Adaptability that fits your lab

The new Erytra Eflexis3 – the natural evolution in Grifols scalable, blood typing solutions.

This truly flexible system allows laboratories to select the solution that is best suited to different workflow needs and capacities.

The Erytra and Erytra Eflexis are true scalable systems that offer different throughput and capacities, while using the same reagents and sharing the equivalent software suite. Therefore you can select the solution that is best suited for your laboratory.

  • Smart
  • Flexible
  • Intuitive

 

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MDmulticard

An innovative card based on lateral-flow technology that enables extensive red cell typing in just a few minutes.

  • Several cards for forward ABO blood group, Rh(D), Rh phenotype, and K in only 5 minutes
  • One new card for six rare phenotypes, including Duffy, Kidd, and Ss in only 8 minutes

 

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BLOODchipID

The new ID RHD XT4 product expands our BLOODchip portfolio for blood group genotyping for more testing capabilities.

  • Employ the same easy-to-use technology5 as the ID CORE XT6 products for red blood cell antigens and ID HPA XT7 for human platelet antigens
  • Designed for detection of relevant RhD variants
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1This product is in development and is not available for commercial sale. The final performance characteristics and features of the product may be subject to change

2Market data on file.

3 The Erytra Eflexis analyzer is CE marked in accordance with the Directive EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of October on in vitro diagnostic medical devices. This product is not available for commercial sale in Canada. It is intended for healthcare professionals only. Product registration and availability vary by country. To know whether the Erytra Eflexis system is available for sale in your country, please contact your local Grifols representative.

4The ID RHD XT is CE marked in accordance with the Directive EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of October on in vitro  diagnostic medical devices. Product registration and availability vary by country. To know whether the ID RHD XT is available for sale in your country, please contact your local Grifols representative.

5Based on Luminex® technology.

6,7 ID CORE XT and ID HPA XT are CE marked and; in the US, is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic procedures.

Immunohematology Center

Our Immunohematology Center partners with you to advance patient care through a detailed analysis of clinically relevant blood groups. Make your laboratory more productive in delivering the best possible patient care by leveraging the advanced testing capabilities of our CLIA-certified laboratory.

The Grifols Immunohematology Center provides you with information to:

  • Minimize the risk of alloimmunization and transfusion reactions
  • Minimize the risk of HDFN (hemolytic disease of the fetus and newborn) and unnecessary Rh immune globulin administration
  • Create an extensively characterized blood donor database
  • Strengthen your own understanding of transfusion medicine

Scientific Corner Center

Grifols is committed to research and development supporting scientific initiatives. Our Scientific Corner is the Grifols knowledge hub to discuss scientific topics in transfusion medicine.
 
In the Scientific Corner you will have the opportunity to explore all the scientific and educational materials developed by Grifols in the transfusion medicine field and have a digital copy of the materials that most interest you.