Requirements for Procedures Related to the Collection, Processing, Storage and Issue of Human Haemopoietic Progenitor Cells (Fifth Edition 2015)

This is a publication of the National Pathology Accreditation Advisory Council (NPAAC) which is managed by the Australian Government Department of Health

Page last updated: 24 June 2015

      The Requirements for Procedures Related to the Collection, Processing, Storage and Issue of Human Haemopoietic Progenitor Cells (Fifth Edition 2015) is a revision of the 2013 edition and specifies the requirements for laboratories and other facilities involved in donor selection, collection, processing, storage and issue or disposal of directed minimally manipulated: haemopoietic progenitor cells (HPCs); cord blood and donor lymphocytes which are used for haemopoietic reconstitution.



      This document must be read in conjunction with the Tier 2 document - Requirements for Medical Pathology Services.

      This document has a proposed date of effect of 1 August 2015.