Latest National Marrow Donor Program Stories

2010-08-11 12:49:00

Patients Need Your Help Right Now NEW YORK, Aug.

2010-08-10 12:46:00

MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Marrow Donor Program® (NMDP) today applauded the introduction of the "Stem Cell Therapeutic and Research Reauthorization Act of 2010." Sens.

2010-07-19 13:04:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., July 19 /PRNewswire/ -- In honor of National Minority Donor Awareness Day, the Center for Organ Recovery and Education (CORE) will host a Celebration of Praise Gospel Fest on July 31, 2010.

2010-07-12 10:33:00

WASHINGTON, July 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Marrow Donor Program (NMDP), in partnership with the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation (CBCF), is celebrating African American Bone Marrow Awareness Month throughout July to raise awareness about the critical need for African Americans to join the national registry, publicly known as the Be The Match Registry®.

2010-06-10 12:18:00

NEW YORK, June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- At six months old, Sophia Lopez is fighting an unimaginable battle against a fatal disease. Diagnosed with Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis (HLH), Sophia and her family are in desperate need of a bone marrow donor to save Sophia's life.

2010-06-07 06:27:00

CLEVELAND, June 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cleveland Cord Blood Center (CCBC) has just received notice from the Ohio Third Frontier Wright Projects Program that it has been designated in a 3-year $2.1 million award to collaborate with Case Western Reserve University and Cleveland Clinic Foundation on the project, "Development of a Quantitative Analysis System for Stem Cells." The Ohio Third Frontier Wright Projects Program accelerates the development and growth of Ohio's key technology sectors,...

2010-05-27 08:25:00

Advocates Urge Lawmakers to Reauthorize the C.W.

2010-05-17 10:05:00

SAN FRANCISCO, May 17 /PRNewswire/ -- In an environment of rapidly evolving medical practice guidelines and increased demands, obstetricians and their staffs face the ongoing challenge of effectively educating patients on a wide range of important health topics with the most accurate, up-to-date information.

2010-05-05 06:00:00

OTTAWA, May 5 /PRNewswire/ - DNA Genotek, a leading provider of products for biological sample collection, stabilization and preparation, today announced that The Anthony Nolan Trust, the UK's largest bone marrow donor registry, has selected Oragene DNA for a pilot project aimed at increasing donor recruitment.

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