Who can donate bone marrow?

Answer The Be the Match Marrow Registry has access to more than 12 million potential bone marrow donors worldwide. Not everyone finds a match, but barring illness, chances are good you'll be able to regis... Read More »

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How to Donate Bone Marrow?

Providing a blood sample for tissue typingSaving lives is easier than ever; you don't have to rescue someone who's fallen through ice, do CPR, or push someone out of the way of a moving bus. By off... Read More »

Who Cannot Donate Bone Marrow?

Thousands of people each year are diagnosed with life-threatening illnesses such as leukemia, lymphoma and other autoimmune diseases or genetic disorders that can be treated with bone marrow transp... Read More »

Do you get paid to donate bone marrow?

Donor registries or collection agencies don't pay you to donate bone marrow, according to the International Association of Living Organ Donor, Inc. To donate bone marrow to someone unrelated to you... Read More »

Can half-brothers donate bone marrow?

On One Hand: Potential Blood Marrow DonorsThe three types of blood marrow transplants (also known as stem cell transplants) are autologous transplants, in which stem cells are harvested from the pa... Read More »