Reference Lab (IRL)

From routine screenings to the most complex antibody investigations, Memorial Blood Centers delivers the professional expertise and quality products hospitals and blood centers across the country need to ensure the safety and well-being of their patients. Recognized as an industry leader for the discovery of multiple new blood group antigens, our AABB-accredited Immunohematology Reference Laboratory (IRL) provides:

  • Expert transfusion support and consultation, available 24/7
  • A comprehensive offering of testing services
  • Training and staff development support

With a team of laboratory staff members certified as specialists in blood banking (SBB), customer support is available from highly-trained lab technologists 11 PM Sunday to 11 PM Friday, with on-call technologists available after-hours and on holidays.

Memorial Blood Centers is an accredited partner of the American Rare Donor Program.

Learn more about the Immunohematology Reference Lab