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The Blood Typing Game

What happens if you get a blood transfusion with the wrong blood type? Even though a patient's own blood type is the first choice for blood transfusions, it's not always available at the blood bank. Try to save some patients' lives and learn about human blood types!

Play the Blood Typing Game

To play the game you register with your email address, and through that consent to it being used in accordance with the privacy policy.

Note: The mission based game does not work - it doesn't work to create a new user (register e-mails). The "Quick games" work however.

About this game

Swedish version of the game

Help

Do you need help with how to play the game? Watch a short video about the game.

 

High Score List
  • 1. ploster3480
  • 2. Yokota1478
  • 3. Mrs G1367
  • 4. Dr. V1257
  • 5. holicong91252
  • 6. Synai1159
  • 7. bjkrebs1075
  • 8. dmkully929
  • 9. mtv user878
  • 10. parkerforensics650

Listed are players who have the highest number of treated patients within the last 24 hours.


Blood Typing Game Widget

With the Blood Typing Game widget, you can test your knowledge in how to blood type and administer safe blood transfusions. You can embed the game within your web site, blog or social networks and challenge your friends.

To embed the Blood Typing Game widget to your web site, copy the code in the embed text field and paste it into your own HTML code.

Embed this code:

<iframe width="952" height="581" src="https://educationalgames.nobelprize.org/educational/medicine/bloodtypinggame/game/bloodtypingframe.html?width=952&amp;height=581" style="border:0;" frameborder="0" scrolling="no"></iframe>

 

The Blood Typing Game - 2012 winner of the 'Best game category' by Swedish Learning Awards

"The winner has created a minimalistic but, at the same time, captivating graphic design which grabs the user's curiosity. The playful teaching method in this well thought out production creates a desire to learn how one determines blood types, their differences and which ones are compatible for blood transfusions.

Do you want to reach the old Blood Typing Game? Click here!





To cite this page
MLA style: "The Blood Typing Game - about blood groups, blood typing and blood transfusions". Nobelprize.org. Nobel Media AB 2014. Web. 10 Dec 2018. <http://educationalgames.nobelprize.org/educational/medicine/bloodtypinggame/>

About the educational games

The educational games are based on Nobel Prize awarded discoveries and were produced between 2001 and 2012. The games have not been updated since production (including potential scientific facts changes) and are provided here on an 'as is' basis by popular demand.

The games require Adobe Flash Player. Adobe Flash is an old technology with an end of life by 2020 and these games will then no longer work. Flash is disabled in many browsers and need to be activated in order to play the games.