Europlasma is an Austrian company founded in 1986. Europlasma operates 7 plasma donation centres on the highest quality level in Austria and 2 in the Czech Republic, where voluntary donors can donate blood plasma. Europlasma's mission is to save lives and to make the plasma obtained, available to the pharmaceutical industry as raw material for high-quality biological drugs.
In addition, thrombocyte concentrates are also produced at the Donation Centre Vienna 9. Europlasma supplies these blood components to large hospitals in Vienna, Lower Austria, Burgenland as well as the sate hospital in Graz.
Since 2010 Europlasma has been part of the LFB Group, a French state owned company that produces life-saving medicines from plasma. LFB is a biopharmaceutical group that develops, manufactures and markets plasma-derived medicinical products and recombinant proteins for the treatment of patients with serious and often rare diseases. Founded in France in 1994, LFB is one of Europe's leading biopharmaceutical companies providing mainly hospital-based healthcare professionals with plasma-derived or recombinant medicinal products, with the mission of offering patients treatment options in three main areas: immunology, hemostasis and intensive care. LFB currently markets 15 products in more than 30 countries. The LFB Group employs almost 2,000 people in Europe and is an important player among plasma fractionators.