Alamodome to host three-day blood drive to maintain local blood supply, avoid public health emergency
March 17, 2020 08:45 ET | BioBridge Global
San Antonio, Texas, March 17, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The South Texas Blood & Tissue Center has teamed up with the City of San Antonio to hold a special community blood drive at the Alamodome...
FDA grants South Texas Blood & Tissue Center first license for new process that triples shelf life of critically needed platelets
February 28, 2020 08:45 ET | BioBridge Global
San Antonio, Texas, Feb. 28, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has granted the South Texas Blood & Tissue Center (STBTC) a license to use a new process shown to...
QualTex Laboratories launches testing automation system in San Antonio
February 26, 2020 09:00 ET | BioBridge Global
San Antonio, Texas, Feb. 26, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- QualTex Laboratories, a subsidiary of San Antonio-based nonprofit BioBridge Global, has begun testing blood and plasma donations on its second...
GenCure announces breakthrough first run of 80-liter bioreactor
August 13, 2019 09:10 ET | BioBridge Global
San Antonio, Texas, Aug. 13, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In a breakthrough for the regenerative medicine industry, GenCure announced today that its biomanufacturing services team has successfully...
‘Dancing for a Cause’ to highlight Blood & Tissue Center Foundation’s annual Red and White Ball on Saturday, Nov. 23 at the JW Marriott Hill Country Resort & Spa
August 05, 2019 09:00 ET | BioBridge Global
San Antonio, Texas, Aug. 05, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- South Texas will get its own version of “Dancing with the Stars” at the 2019 Red and White Ball. Sponsored by The Blood & Tissue Center...
BioBridge Global adds two industry leaders to Regenerative Medicine Advisory Board
May 06, 2019 09:00 ET | BioBridge Global
San Antonio, Texas, May 06, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BioBridge Global has added two new members to its Regenerative Medicine Advisory Board, a group composed of industry leaders with a wide range of...
Broad Network Providing Whole Blood Transfusions Transforms Trauma Care, Improves Survival Rates by 25 Percent
January 30, 2019 10:52 ET | BioBridge Global
San Antonio, Texas, Jan. 30, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- George Ortiz is alive today thanks to a 26,000-square-mile safety net that stretches across South Texas. Ortiz, a construction worker from...
World Cord Blood Day raises awareness about cord blood donations
November 15, 2018 13:00 ET | BioBridge Global
San Antonio, Nov. 15, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A week after Sedrick was born, he was diagnosed with severe combined immunodeficiency (SCID), a rare genetic disease that causes a child to be born...
BioBridge Global to highlight capabilities in regenerative medicine at AABB Annual Meeting
October 12, 2018 12:48 ET | BioBridge Global
San Antonio, Oct. 12, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BioBridge Global will be showcasing its regenerative medicine capabilities at the AABB Annual Meeting in Boston, including the ability to provide human...
Susan Smith, Grief Support and Life Legacies Manager with GenCure, to address general session of AATB Annual Meeting in Dallas
October 09, 2018 10:00 ET | BioBridge Global
San Antonio, Oct. 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Forty years ago this fall, Susan Smith was in her first year of college when news began to trickle out of an obscure South American country called...