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  • World Marrow Donor Association
  • On 1st January 2017 BMDW merged with NetCord and has become a service of the World Marrow Donor Association (WMDA). (wikipedia.org)
  • To do and perform all other acts and things which in the broadest sense relate or may be conducive to the foresaid purpose NetCord World Marrow Donor Association (WMDA) data of organisations Search & Match tool BMDW Annual Report Statistics 2015 2016 - Powley L, et al. (wikipedia.org)
  • cancers
  • Stem cell transplant (also known as bone marrow transplant or BMT) is an established treatment for many cancers and blood diseases once considered incurable. (uchospitals.edu)
  • Innovations developed at Columbia have shaped cancer medical practice today, including the first blood test for prostate cancer, the first use of radioactive isotopes to treat thyroid cancer, and the identification of several major cancer-associated genes, including P-TEN, a tumor suppressor gene whose malfunction is involved in many brain, breast, and prostate cancers. (columbiadoctors.org)
  • This free telephone support program will focus on the role of transplantation in blood cancers, in honor of Blood Cancer Awareness Month. (lls.org)
  • The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Arizona Chapter serves residents who have been touched by one of the blood cancers: leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma. (lls.org)
  • David G. Maloney (born 25 November 1954) is an oncologist and researcher at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and the University of Washington who specializes in developing targeted immunotherapies for the treatment of blood cancers. (wikipedia.org)
  • Further research by Maloney has continued to develop antibody-based therapeutic strategies for blood cancers. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the field of hematopoetic stem cell transplantation, Maloney has played a role in the development of lower-toxicity, non-myeloablative techniques for the treatment of blood cancers. (wikipedia.org)
  • His activities include development and execution of clinical trials in blood and bone marrow cancers, transplantation and immune disorders. (wikipedia.org)
  • progenitor cells
  • Proper blood cell production is dependent on functioning hematopoietic stem and progenitor cells that are destroyed during conditioning procedures for transplantation or following bone marrow injury," said the study's first author Kevin A. Goncalves, who performed this research as part of his PhD studies in cellular and molecular physiology at the Sackler School. (medindia.net)