Egypt establishes 1st factory for plasma derivatives in New Administrative Capital

Tue, 03 Oct 2023 - 11:53 GMT

Grifols Egypt is committed to developing the plasma medicine industry and achieving self-sufficiency in these medicines of high importance to the health system in Egypt.

First batch of Egyptian plasma-derived medicine arrives from Spain

Thu, 08 Jun 2023 - 07:13 GMT

The first shipment of the human albumin medicine, which was manufactured from Egyptian plasma in Grifols plant in Spain, arrived in Cairo Thursday.

Egypt to sign contract with private firm to process donated plasma

Thu, 04 Aug 2022 - 05:24 GMT

The Cabinet approved Thursday a contract between the Ministry of Health and Population, and the Spanish company.

100 % of medicines derived from plasma are ‘life-saving’: Egypt’s Ministry of Health

Fri, 22 Oct 2021 - 08:25 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Health said, Friday that the Presidential initiative for manufacturing and achieving self-sufficiency of plasma derivatives is progressing steadily towards achieving its goals.

Plasma donation centers receive 4,400 donors since mid-July: Egypt's Health min.

Sun, 26 Sep 2021 - 03:55 GMT

Other plasma donation venues include the regional blood transfusion centers in Cairo’s Dar El-Salam and Abbasiya districts, Alexandria, Gharbiya and Minya, the spokesman added.

Since launching plasma donation project in Egypt, 2K turned up at centers

Tue, 24 Aug 2021 - 01:08 GMT

Donation is made at six centers located across five governorates, and consisting of a total of 99 plasma separation devices.

Egypt’s Health Ministry: Plasma donation easier than blood donation; 1320 plasma collected so far

Tue, 17 Aug 2021 - 07:37 GMT

The Ministry of Health announced it has received 1,320 plasma so far since the a national plasma donation project was launched last month.

Egypt's PM reviews draft executive regulations of law on blood operations, plasma collection

Mon, 09 Aug 2021 - 10:26 GMT

It also includes a set of general provisions about the donation process and the tests needed before donating or using blood plasma.

300 plasma donors registered so far to achieve Egypt’s self-sufficiency of plasma derivates

Tue, 27 Jul 2021 - 01:13 GMT

More than 300 plasma donors were registered so far since a national project to achieve self-sufficiency of plasma derivatives launched earlier this month.

281 donated their blood plasma under national project to achieve self-sufficiency

Mon, 26 Jul 2021 - 11:27 GMT

Egypt has launched the national plasma donation project as part of a presidential initiative for the production and self-sufficiency of plasma derivatives.

Egypt to accomplish 20 centers for plasma collection by end of 2023

Wed, 30 Jun 2021 - 02:56 GMT

Now, Egypt imports its needs of plasma derivatives to treat burn injuries, cancer, haemophilia, and diseases of the liver, kidneys, and immunity.

Draft law: LE 2M fine for running unlicensed plasma collection center

Mon, 22 Feb 2021 - 04:00 GMT

The Parliament is expected to discuss in its next plenary session a draft law submitted by the government to regulate blood operations and plasma collection.

Egypt’s Sisi order completing national project for self-sufficiency of plasma derivatives

Mon, 13 Jul 2020 - 05:32 GMT

The President ordered the government to complete all scientific and technical aspects of the project in accordance with the highest and international standards.

Private hospitals, labs not authorized to separate plasma from COVID-19

Wed, 10 Jun 2020 - 01:16 GMT

Private hospitals and laboratories are not authorized to separate plasma of those who recovered from COVID-19 to be injected into infected patients.