National Bone Marrow Registry

A man gets his cheek swabbed at the event (credit: CBS)

More Than 100 Show Up For Bone Marrow Donation Event To Help Soldier

More than 100 people signed up in hopes of saving the life of a stranger. They had their cheek swabbed on Saturday to become part of the National Bone Marrow Registry.

04/15/2012

(credit: CBS)

Simple Way Of Donating Bone Marrow Still Saves Lives

The myth about donating bone marrow requiring surgery is just that- a myth. There’s a simpler way of giving that can still save lives called peripheral blood stem cell donation or PBSC.

04/27/2011

Marie Brady and Joe Alpers (credit: CBS)

Denver Couple Determined To Find A Marrow Match

All it takes is a simple swab of the cheek to give hope to a blood cancer patient. That puts people on a national registry and that could save a life.

04/26/2011

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