22Jun/18

Bone marrow match: Race against time for many due to donor crunch – Times of India


Times of India
Bone marrow match: Race against time for many due to donor crunch
Times of India
And many do not get a match at all. Under these circumstances, patients are opting for the costlier half-match transplantation. “While it is possible to wait for sometime to get a matching donor, in case of non-malignant blood related diseases or blood

22Jun/18

Surprising discovery about virus, Alzheimer’s disease could open new avenues for treatment – Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)


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Surprising discovery about virus, Alzheimer’s disease could open new avenues for treatment
Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)
… ago, scientists have found higher levels of the common virus in the brains of people who had both behavioral symptoms and neurological evidence of Alzheimer’s at the time of their death than in the brains of deceased donors who had no signs of
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22Jun/18

Church holds blood donation drive – The Star Online


The Star Online
Church holds blood donation drive
The Star Online
PDN medical officers Dr Siti Sarah and Dr Hazren Mohamed expressed their appreciation to Calvary Church for organising the blood donation drive yearly, especially during the fasting month. “We would like to thank Calvary Church and the donors who …

21Jun/18

“It breathes new life into her,” Oklahoma’s first newborn organ donor … – kfor.com


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“It breathes new life into her,” Oklahoma’s first newborn organ donor …
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OKLAHOMA CITY – Many people want to make a difference during their time on this earth – but what do you do if your time is less than 15 hours? That’s the …

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21Jun/18

Ministry of Health and Prevention celebrates World Blood Donor Day – Gulf Today


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Ministry of Health and Prevention celebrates World Blood Donor Day
Gulf Today
DUBAI: The Ministry of Health and Prevention, Mohap, represented by the Sharjah Blood Transfusion and Research Centre, commemorated World Blood Donor Day under the theme, “Be there for someone else. Give blood. Share life.” The celebration …
#MissingType raises blood donor awarenessPA home page
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Community Blood Services of Illinois is in need of blood donorsSmile Politely – Champaign-Urbana’s Online Magazine
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21Jun/18

State-related universities to be subject to transparency laws – The Shippensburg News-Chronicle

State-related universities to be subject to transparency laws
The Shippensburg News-Chronicle
“This legislation would ensure the board answers to the students, educators, alumni and donors, not to special interests,” Bernstine said. “Too many cooks in the kitchen make it difficult to provide appropriate oversight and make decisions in the best