Blood Bank

Medical Lab Technician (MLT)



Blood Bank introduces students to the theory and lab analyses of blood group antigens and antibodies of the ABO, Rh, and other major blood group systems. Introduction to blood banking practice includes anti-human globulin theory, and procedures including antibody detection and identification, compatibility testing, donor selection and testing, component processing and storage as well as hemolytic disease of the newborn, Rh immune globulin workup, and quality control.