National Marrow Donor Program


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National Marrow Donor Program (NMDP)

a coordinating center for bone marrow transplants, providing links with national and international registries of prospective volunteer donors of human leukocyte antigen-compatible bone marrow tissue.

National Marrow Donor Program

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NMDP

The coordinating center for bone marrow donors. Phone 1-800-654-1247. Website: www.marrow.org/2nd_page.html.
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Significant and rapid improvement in survival after unrelated donor (URD) hematopoietic cell transplantation (HCT): Analysis of National Marrow Donor Program (NMDP) facilitated transplants from 2000 to 2009 [abstract].
The National Marrow Donor Program holds the federal contract to operate the registry.
We are honored to support the efforts of the Marrow Ambassadors and the National Marrow Donor Program - Be The Match and to help raise awareness of the need for additional donors," said Patrick J.
This study was supported with funding from National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI), National Cancer Institute (NCI), National Marrow Donor Program (NMDP) and the Office of Naval Research and Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA).
The National Marrow Donor Program is studying the decision and assessing the impact.
As a leader in the field of unrelated marrow and umbilical cord blood transplantation, the National Marrow Donor Program (NMDP) is dedicated to ensuring all patients who need a transplant receive access to this potentially life-saving treatment.
19, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced today that the National Marrow Donor Program (NMDP) has adopted IBM's WebSphere Lombardi Business Process Management (BPM) software to help automate its donor and patient management process.
Time is running out, so the National Marrow Donor Program and the American Red Cross are stepping in.
MINNEAPOLIS -- The National Marrow Donor Program (NMDP), which facilitated its first marrow transplant between an unrelated donor and patient 25 years ago, this week marked a major milestone by facilitating its 50,000th transplant.
12 /PRNewswire/ -- Join chart-topping Hollywood music talent as they gather to launch a historic song and video "Unete con la Gota de la Vida," a national health awareness campaign to encourage the Latino community about the importance of joining the National Marrow Donor Program (NMDP) and supporting the lifesaving work at City of Hope, a leading research, treatment and education center for cancer, diabetes and other life-threatening diseases.
The National Marrow Donor Program (NMDP) announced that a record setting 529 cellular transplants were performed in June 2010.
I don't think the people who manage the searches at the NMDP are at peace until it is confirmed that that bag of life-giving cells is in hand and is being infused into their patient,'' said Kelly Hermanson, National Marrow Donor Program search manager.

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