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British Bone Marrow Registry

What is the British Bone Marrow Registry?

The British Bone Marrow Registry is a division of NHS Blood and Transplant, working in co-operation with...

How do I donate?

There are two possible ways of donating stem cells that you may be asked to consider. The first, and most frequently used, is to donate stem...

How can I join the register?

You must be aged between 18 and 49 years old (registered before your 50th birthday) and be a blood donor. You can join when you next give blood...

Why do we need bone marrow/stem cell donors?

There are a number of diseases that prevent a patient's bone marrow from working properly...

What are the risks?

Stem cell donation is very safe. However, no medical procedure is entirely without risk. Both forms of stem cell collection mentioned on this...

UK Stem Cells 'can help British blood cancer patients win the race against time'

'Buying British' can reduce the agonising wait for a stem cell transplant, say experts, as new report warns against overreliance on international donors...

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Bone marrow stem cells are the building blocks of normal blood cells.


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