Below is a list of online resources you may find helpful for learning about bone marrow transplant and the various support networks available.
American Bone Marrow Donor Registry
The American Bone Marrow Donor Registry is an organization whose mission is to educate and recruit well-informed potential marrow donors and to maintain donor records.
American Society for Blood and Bone Marrow Transplantation
The American Society for Blood and Bone Marrow Transplantation is a professional society for those in clinical practice and research related to transplants. The site offers online newsletters that may interest some patients and families, as well as more scientific information.
Bone Marrow Donors Worldwide
Bone Marrow Donors Worldwide is a voluntary collaborative effort of bone marrow donor registries and cord blood banks to provide relevant data about unrelated bone marrow donors and cord blood units.
Blood and Marrow Transplant Information Network (BMT InfoNet)
BMT InfoNet is dedicated to providing transplant patients, survivors, and their loved ones with emotional support and high quality, easy-to-understand information about bone marrow, peripheral blood stem cell, and cord blood transplants.
Bone Marrow Transplant Support (BMT Support)
BMT Support is an interactive non-profit organization seeking to motivate, empower, and enlighten people with an interest in bone marrow transplantation through peer support, education, and awareness of this difficult but potentially life saving procedure.
Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplant Research (CIBMTR)
CIBMTR is the research arm of the National Marrow Donor Program.
National Bone Marrow Transplant Link (NBMT Link)
NBMT Link is dedicated to ensuring access to educational and emotional support for those considering a bone marrow transplant.
National Marrow Donor Program (NMDP)
NMDP helps people who need a life-saving marrow or blood cell transplant by connecting patients, doctors, donors, and researchers to resources they need.