European Sperm Bank – Spender-8481-RAVN

Safety warnings | Blood & Tissue | 28/06/2022

The Federal Office for Safety in Health Care has been informed by the Danish authority that it has been informed by the Danish tissue bank European Sperm Bank (DK257572) that there has been
in connection with the use of semen from sperm donor 8481-RAVN, a child has been diagnosed with: alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency (AATD).

The donor gametes have been permanently blocked. If you have any questions, please contact the Federal Office of Health Care Safety at or directly the tissue bank from which the sperm donation was obtained.

This letter reflects the current information available from the BASG. As soon as further information is available, it will be announced.


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