The National Marrow Donor Program Company Profile

16:39 EST 19th January 2018 | BioPortfolio

The National Marrow Donor Program (NMDP) is the global leader in providing marrow and umbilical cord blood transplants to patients with leukemia, lymphoma and other diseases. The nonprofit organization matches patients with donors, educates health care professionals and conducts research so more lives can be saved. The NMDP also operates Be The Match®, which provides support for patients, and enlists others in the community to join the Be The Match Registry® – the world’s largest listing of potential marrow donors and donated cord blood units – contribute financially and volunteer. For more information, visit or call 1 (800) MARROW-2.

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Dutch Bone Marrow Transplant for Blood Cancer could get rid of Donor Matching

Kiadis Pharma starts Phase III trials with ATIR101, a therapy that could make half-matched donors suitable for bone marrow transplant to treat blood cancer.  From its Amsterdam headquarters, Kiadis P...

Giving Blood To Honor The Legacy Of Dr. Martin Luther King

January is National Blood Donor Month. There is a particular need for bone marrow donations from people of African American background.

Bone marrow concentrate improves joint transplants

(University of Missouri-Columbia) Biologic joint restoration using donor tissue instead of traditional metal and plastic may be an option for active patients with joint defects. Researchers at the Uni...

CHLA awarded $1.3 million by NIH for Pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplantation Consortium

(Children's Hospital Los Angeles) Michael Pulsipher, M.D., of Children's Hospital Los Angeles is awarded $1.3 million by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute of the NIH. The funding represent...

GenCure partnering with H-E-B to celebrate World Marrow Donor Day with drives across San Antonio: Teams to recruit for the Be The Match registry at 30 H-E-B locations

As part of World Marrow Donor Day efforts around the globe, GenCure will be sponsoring a registration drive across the San Antonio area. San Antonio, Texas (PRWEB) September 14, 2017 One of the world...

Tom Brady, Chloe Bennet Give 'Team Krissy' Boost, Shine Spotlight on Bone Marrow Registry

Krissy Kobata is scheduled for a bone marrow transplant after 10 years of searching for a donor. Her efforts have added more than 8,000 names to the registry.

NIH study finds donor corneas can be safely preserved for longer period

(NIH/National Eye Institute) Results from a large, national clinical trial show that corneal donor tissue can be safely stored for 11 days without negatively impacting the success of transplantation s...

HistoGenetics Receives Innovation Award From Be The Match

Company Recognized for World-Leading Human Leukocyte Antigen (HLA) Sequencing Technology in Organ and Tissue Transplantation HistoGenetics, a pioneer and global leader in high...

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The Adoption of a One-Day Donor Assessment Model in a Living Kidney Donor Transplant Program: A Quality Improvement Project.

Survival of kidney transplants and their recipients is significantly better after living donor than after deceased donor transplantation. However, historically, Northern Ireland has had a low rate of ...

Role of Alternative Donor Allogeneic Transplants in the Therapy of Acute Myeloid Leukemia.

Adult acute myeloid leukemia (AML) is often associated with a poor prognosis, with allogeneic transplantation representing the greatest chance of cure for eligible patients. Historically, the preferre...

Identification of the novel allele, HLA-B*15:388, in a Chinese bone marrow donor.

The novel allele HLA-B*15:388, was identified in a Chinese bone marrow donor by sequence-based typing.

Relevance of bone marrow transplantation nursing training program at King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre for national and regional nurses.

A National Effort to Prevent Type 2 Diabetes: Participant-Level Evaluation of CDC's National Diabetes Prevention Program.

To assess participant-level results from the first 4 years of implementation of the National Diabetes Prevention Program (National DPP), a national effort to prevent type 2 diabetes in those at risk t...

Clinical Trials [6280 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Evaluation of Healthy Volunteer Marrow Donors Participating in the National Marrow Donor Program (NMDP)

Individuals interested in becoming prospective bone marrow donors and joining the Registry of the National Marrow Donor Program (NMDP) should do so by calling 301-496-0572, the phone numbe...

Retention of Bone Marrow Donors in a National Registry

To identify factors that affected the National Marrow Donor Program's (NMDP) success in retention of bone marrow volunteers.

National Marrow Donor Program (NMDP)

To serve as a focal point for bone-marrow research.

Collection of Samples and Data for the National Marrow Donor Program Repository

This protocol will collect blood samples and medical information from patients who have had a bone marrow transplant using cells from an unrelated donor identified through the National Mar...

A Structured Walking Program or Standard Therapy in Cancer Patients Undergoing a Donor Bone Marrow Transplant

RATIONALE: A walking program may improve the ability to carry out daily activities after donor bone marrow transplant. PURPOSE: This randomized clinical trial is studying a structured wal...

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The National Marrow Donor Program

The National Marrow Donor Program (NMDP) is the global leader in providing marrow and umbilical cord blood transplants to patients with leukemia, lymphoma and other diseases. The ...

National Marrow Donor Program

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 tr...


Be The Match is a movement that engages a growing community of people inspired to help patients who need a marrow or umbilical cord blood transplant. The National Marrow Donor Program (NMDP), a leader...


The DKMS mission is to save lives by recruiting bone marrow donors for leukemia patients. More than 20,000 DKMS donors have helped save lives by donating their bone marrow. DKMS is the largest and mos...

Gift of Life Marrow Registry

The Gift of Life Marrow Registry is a national non-profit headquartered in Boca Raton, Fla. The organization, established in 1991, is dedicated to curing blood cancer through marr...

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