Accession Number:

ADA250259

Title:

Marrow Donor Recruitment

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

NATIONAL MARROW DONOR PROGRAM MINNEAPOLIS MN

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1991-12-24

Pagination or Media Count:

19.0

Abstract:

The goal of the National Marrow Donor Program NMDP in utilizing this Navy grant was to recruit and type at least 46,000 new unrelated potential marrow donors for inclusion in the National Marrow Donor Programs Registry. Specifically, it was anticipated that by use of these funds, at least 23,000 ethnic minorities would be added to the file the file would experience rapid growth and increasing numbers of completely HLA-AB,DR typed donors would be added to the Registry, thus making the donor search and transplant process more rapid and economical for all patients.

Subject Categories:

  • Economics and Cost Analysis
  • Anatomy and Physiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE