Blood Centers of America, Inc.
BCA provides thousands of units of biological materials to life science researchers, clinicians, therapeutic companies, or companies doing medical device, diagnostic or therapeutic development work. These products are surplus of what is needed at any given time by the healthcare sector or collected specifically for these purposes.
BCA is a member-owned organization comprised of 38 members including 37 independent blood centers geographically dispersed throughout North America, providing more than 46% of the U.S. blood supply.
Each member is a non-profit organization typically with multiple physical and mobile facilities, ranging from 100-700 employees, utilizing thousands of volunteers, and distributing $10 million to $150 million worth of biological materials to healthcare and life-science organizations in the United States and around the world.