Technical Bulletins

TB-001 Implementing ISBT 128: Guidance on Handling non-ISBT 128 Labeled Collections v1.1.0 – PDF

This document provides advice on the implementation of ISBT 128 in such situations when cellular therapy processors may be receiving some donations that are not identified using ISBT 128.

 

TB-003 Apheresis Platelets - US Guidance v1.0.0 – PDF

This document provides information regarding ICCBBA’s current understanding for labeling Apheresis Platelets in the US. In addition, the document addresses items not covered in the United States Industry Consensus Standard for the Uniform Labeling of Blood and Blood Components Using ISBT 128, Version 3.0.0.

 

TB-004 ISBT 128 and Traceability v1.2.0 – PDF

This document provides information on how ISBT 128 supports traceability through the combined use of a globally unique Donation Identification Number (DIN) and a Product Code.

 

TB-005 ISBT 128 DIN Overview v2.0.0 – PDF

This document provides an overview on how the structure of the ISBT 128 Donation Identification Number (DIN) makes it globally unique.

 

TB-006 What is an ISBT 128 Donation Identification Number? v1.1.0 – PDF

This document provides information regarding the ISBT 128 Donation Identification Number (DIN). In addition, the document provides a brief description on Flag Characters and the Check Character.

 

TB-007 ISBT 128 and the Single European Code v1.4.0 – PDF

This document provides information regarding the use of ISBT 128 and the Single European Code (SEC).

 

TB-009 Revised Cardiovascular Tissue Terminology v1.0.0 – PDF

The purpose of this document is to provide a cross-reference to cardiovascular terminology used prior to February 2014 (in versions 4.32.0 of the database and before) and that used after March 2014 (versions 4.33.0 of the database and after). This document is intended to provide users with information that will help them transition from the old terminology to the new. This document will not be updated as new cardiovascular terminology is added.

 

TB-010 Revised Cellular Therapy Terminology v1.0.0 – PDF

The purpose of this document is to provide a cross reference to terminology used prior to August 2013 (version 4.25.0 and before) and that used after August 2013 (version 4.26.0 and after). This document is intended to provide users with information that will help them transition from the old terminology to the new and will not be updated as new cellular therapy terminology is added.

 

TB-011 Revised Bone Tissue Terminology v1.0.0 – PDF

The purpose of this document is to provide guidance and cross reference between bone terminology used prior to August 2015 (in version 6.7.0 of the database and before) and that used after September 2015 (version 6.8.0 of the database and after). This document is intended to provide users with information that will help them transition from the old terminology to the new.