Blood department of Bayan-Ulgii expanded to center

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Bayan-Ulgii aimag, the remote western part of Mongolia now has a Blood center with modern equipment granted by the Asian Development Bank. A blood department used to operate here and it has been expanded to a center, as new equipment of MNT400 billion had been installed and renovation of MNT70 million had been made in the building.

New center will process 120-150 liters of blood and 6 types of blood products, including a product that influences to Factor 8, a blood clotting protein, which has not been produced in the western province. Bayan-Ulgii aimag marks 3rd of every month as a Blood granting day.