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2014-05-12 16:28:31

Partnership between two preeminent institutions serving the Midwest and Northeast will bring synergies in blood and laboratory services, medical programs, cell therapies and research KANSAS CITY, Mo. and NEW YORK, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Community Blood Center of Greater Kansas City (CBC) and New York Blood Center (NYBC) announced today that they are combining their operations to create one of the leading blood centers serving patients and hospitals in the Northeast...

2011-06-09 09:40:00

More Blood. More Life. NEW YORK, June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New York Blood Center (NYBC) will celebrate World Blood Donor Day (WBDD) June 14, 2011, with a social media campaign designed to educate and inform donors about activities in which they can participate to spread the word about the global benefits of blood donation. Donors will be asked to post pictures of themselves donating in honor of WBDD, encouraging friends and family to follow their lead and become regular...

2010-03-19 12:00:00

NYBC, Donors Contribute Pints and Points NEW YORK, March 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New York Blood Center (NYBC), serving New York City, Long Island, the Hudson Valley, and New Jersey, has provided a contribution of $76,250, and has joined the "Honor Roll of Life" of US blood centers providing units of blood directly to the Haiti relief effort. Between January 25 and February 15, blood donors designated more than one million points earned in NYBC's Advantage donor loyalty program,...

2009-11-23 11:00:00

Business and IT Executive Harriet Edelman Joins Board NEW YORK, Nov. 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New York Blood Center (NYBC), which provides lifesaving blood, transfusion products and medical services to Greater New York's 20 million residents via almost 200 hospitals, in addition to operating the world's largest public cord blood bank and a significant medical research institute, is delighted to announce that Harriet Edelman has been elected to its Board of Trustees. (Photo:...

2008-10-13 12:00:42

NEW YORK, Oct. 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New York Blood Center (NYBC), serving New York City, Long Island, Hudson Valley and New Jersey, is reporting slipping blood reserves due to increased September demand from hospitals and current economic strife. "Businesses are among our most dedicated supporters," said NYBC President and CEO Dr. Robert Jones. "Some of their scheduled corporate drives have understandably been cut back or canceled, and at the same time, demand has been going up."...

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  • A small crescent-shaped structure or marking, especially the white area at the base of a fingernail that resembles a half-moon.
This word is a diminutive of the Latin 'luna,' moon.