Reference and Stem Cell Laboratory

The Reference and Stem Cell Laboratory (RSCL) offers specialized erythrocyte and leuco-platelet immunology testing services for potential recipients.

The stem cell laboratory is responsible for the qualification, processing and cryopreservation of cord blood units and autologous peripheral stem cells.

The reference laboratory includes a leuco-platelet immunology laboratory, which provides HLA typing services for patients awaiting a stem cell transplant, cord blood units and stem cell donors.

To contact the Reference and Stem Cell Laboratory, call 1-888-666-4362, ext. 5235 or 514-832-5000, ext. 5235.