What is plasma?
Plasma is the liquid part of blood. Comprised of 90% water, this precious pale yellow liquid is rich in proteins that play a vital role in treating immune deficiencies and neurological disorders, among other conditions.Learn more
Why donate plasma?
Each day, people live and heal, thanks to plasma. The proteins that it contains – immunoglobulins, clotting factors, albumin and fibrinogen – are used to manufacture essential drugs.Learn more
What Is the process for donating plasma?
Donating plasma is as simple as donating blood. But since the donation process uses apheresis, a technique that allows only the desired components to be collected, a person can donate plasma every six days!Learn more
Can I donate plasma?
We are always looking for generous donors! If you are in good health and meet the eligibility criteria, you can donate. Find out if you are eligible to donate plasma.
Where can I donate plasma?
Héma-Québec’s GLOBULE and PLASMAVIE centres are dedicated to safely collecting blood products, including plasma. You will be warmly welcomed in a modern and comfortable environment.Find a donor centre
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The need for plasma is enormous, and demand continues to increase. Your plasma donations help change the life of thousands of Quebecers. Plan to donate plasma now.