Welcome to the Polish website about thalassemias and hemoglobin variants.

We are a diagnostic and research unit at the Department of Immunohematology in the Institute of Hematology and Transfusion Medicine in Warsaw, Poland.

Our address is:

Institute of Hematology and Transfusion Medicine

Department of Immunohematology

Chocimska 5 street

00-791 Warsaw

tel. +48 (22) 3496679, +48 (22) 3496637, +48 (22) 3496668, +48 (22) 3496677


We perform diagnostics with regard to thalassemias (especially alpha- and beta- thalassemia) and hemoglobin variants. We use a variety of technologies including: gapPCR, MLPA (MRC-Holland), sequencing, biochemical methods for measuring HbA2, HbF levels, and hemoglobin electrophoresis for qualitative detection of some hemoglobin variants.


If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact us

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