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2014-06-13 23:04:15

Lab Testing Company Gives Back to Communities Across the Nation Alpharetta, GA (PRWEB) June 13, 2014 ANY LAB TEST NOW® is proud to announce that it is collecting donor specimens at selected locations across the U.S. on behalf of Delete Blood Cancer DKMS, an organization dedicated to helping people become bone marrow donors. The partnership which initially began in Indianapolis, Indiana; Greensboro, North Carolina; and Houston, Texas, is now officially offered at certain ANY LAB TEST...

2014-06-04 12:29:51

Campaign Will Help Register Young People for the National Be The Match® Marrow Registry NEW YORK, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- DoSomething.org, the largest organization for young people and social change, and Nat Wolff, star of "Palo Alto" and "The Fault in Our Stars," announce they are joining forces for "Give a Spit," a campaign that aims to get more young people to join the Be The Match Registry to help find matches for patients seeking a life-saving bone marrow match....

2014-03-27 08:35:22

25% of all the stem cell units released for use by CBR have been collected under their free access initiative SAN BRUNO, Calif., March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Stem cells derived from cord blood are a treatment option for families affected by certain types of cancer, immune system disorders, and genetic diseases. Yet, the overwhelming majority of families are not storing cord blood for family use or donating to a public bank due to a lack of awareness regarding the medical...

2014-03-13 23:24:08

Marine veteran Eric Sears, currently a junior majoring in sport management at Alvernia University is spending spring break in Washington D.C., donating stem cells to a fellow veteran with leukemia. Reading, PA (PRWEB) March 13, 2014 At age 25, Eric Sears has already served his country well. The Marine veteran who served four years and one deployment to Afghanistan is now back home in Reading, Pa., a junior majoring in sport management at Alvernia University. But this spring break, he is...

2014-03-07 23:21:07

OTTR™ Chronic Care Solutions, the leader in transplant patient tracking and data management software, is proud to announce that they have received official certification from the Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplant Research (CIBMTR) and the National Marrow Donor Program (NMDP) to submit, and retrieve, data using the AGNIS application and framework. Omaha, NE (PRWEB) March 07, 2014 The CIBMTR provides a unique resource of data for addressing important issues in...

2014-03-05 23:21:24

CNI College announces the Blood and Marrow Drive it will host with St. Joseph Hospital on March 13 at the CNI College campus. This drive is to help Sofia Flores, a 23-month-old AML patient, find a bone marrow match in order to help her combat acute myeloid leukemia, an aggressive form of leukemia. Orange, CA (PRWEB) March 05, 2014 CNI College, a healthcare career college, announces the Blood and Marrow Drive it will host with St. Joseph Hospital on March 13 at the CNI College campus. This...

2014-03-04 23:24:34

Lab Testing Company Partners With Bone Marrow Donor Organization Alpharetta, GA (PRWEB) March 04, 2014 ANY LAB TEST NOW® is proud to announce the offering of collection services on behalf of Delete Blood Cancer DKMS, an organization dedicated to helping people become bone marrow donors. The partnership will initially take place in Indianapolis, IN and Greensboro, NC and will eventually become nationwide in April. An ANY LAB TEST NOW medical assistant will help those who are...

2014-02-05 08:30:18

SAN BRUNO, Calif. and PITTSBURGH, Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Cord Blood Registry® (CBR®) and The Institute for Transfusion Medicine(SM) (ITxM(SM)) announce the launch of a multi-year initiative to provide education and guidance to expectant parents regarding options for cord blood banking and donation. The campaign will support efforts by health care professionals to inform families as to the distinction between the private and public banking systems and also supply...

2014-01-21 08:25:53

The "Good Morning America" anchor continues her efforts to recruit volunteer bone marrow donors to the national Be The Match Registry® while stressing the importance of research. NEW YORK and LOS ANGELES and MINNEAPOLIS, Jan. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Be The Match and Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), a program of the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF), have teamed up on a new public service announcement (PSA) campaign featuring ABC's "Good Morning America" anchor Robin...


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