Empower yourself by learning more. Here’s a list of reputable sources of information about bone marrow transplants.
American Bone Marrow Donor Registry
This 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
A professional society for those in clinical practice and research related to transplants. The site offers online newsletters that may interest some patients, as well as more scientific information.
Bone Marrow Donors Worldwide
A voluntary collaborative effort of bone marrow donor registries and cord blood banks to provide the relevant data of unrelated bone marrow donors and cord blood units.
A nonprofit organization dedicated exclusively to serving the needs of the transplant community.
A website catering to bone marrow and stem cell transplant patients and their families.
The Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplant Research.
An organization dedicated to insuring access to educational and emotional support for those considering a bone marrow transplant.
National Marrow Donor Program (NMDP)
NMDP and its fundraising partner, the Marrow Foundation, are nonprofit organizations dedicated to creating an opportunity for all patients to receive the bone marrow or umbilical cord blood transplant they need, when they need it. Learn how to find or become donors.