Did you know…

Sanquin has nearly 3000 employees?

Among them are donor assistants, doctors, pharmacists, researchers, analysts and professors. In this way, all knowledge about blood collection, hematology, immunology and transfusion medicine is brought together.

Did you know…

Sanquin refers to the Latin word ‘Sanguis’ (blood)?

The logo of Sanquin is based on an ancient legend of a mother pelican feeding her offspring with her own blood to save their lives.

Did you know...

Sanquin has a unique organizational model?

The blood supply in the Netherlands is unique because Sanquin delivers blood and plasma pharmaceuticals, has an extensive research department and also offers diagnostic services. That combination is seen nowhere else.