Asian Journal of Transfusion Science
Asian Journal of Transfusion Science (AJTS)Print ISSN: 0973-6247,
E-ISSN: 1998-3565) is publication of Indian Society of Blood Transfusion
and Immunohemtology (ISBTI), Indian Society of Transfusion Medicine
(ISTM). It is the extension of ‘Transfusion Bulletin’ of ISBTI which
was published in the year 1980 and it disseminated the knowledge of
transfusion science to all members of ISBTI for 26 years. The bulletin
was circulated Semiannual on regular basis among more than two thousand
members of ISBTI, all medical college libraries and all blood banks (about
2200 in number) in India. It is a special window particularly for the Asian
scientists to put forward their scientific materials to the world community.
This journal will try to become a mouth-piece of the scientific community from the developing world.
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DOAJ, Index Copernicus, Indian Science Abstracts, IndMed, Pubmed Central, SCOPUS
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ISBTI is the only organization in the country working for promotion
of Voluntary Blood Donation and supply safe blood in the country.
Society was established in 1972 at PGI, Chandigarh. The Society has
done admirable job by banning the professional blood donor through
judgment of Honorable Supreme Court in 1996, established National
and State Blood Transfusion Council and assisted the Govt. of India
for Implementing National Blood Policy.
This is a national organization for Blood Banking, Transfusion
Medicine and Donor Recruitment activities in India. Established on
28th December 1973 in Chandigarh, the society has risen to a
national level with about 2000 members on its rolls. The society is
registered under the Society Registration Act as a Voluntary
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