Accession Number:

ADA503821

Title:

National Marrow Donor Program

Descriptive Note:

Quarterly technical rept. 1 Apr-30 Jun 2009

Corporate Author:

NATIONAL MARROW DONOR PROGRAM MINNEAPOLIS MN

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2009-08-14

Pagination or Media Count:

21.0

Abstract:

1. Contingency Preparedness Collect information from transplant centers, build awareness of the Transplant Center contingency Planning Committee and educate the transplant community about the critical importance of establishing a nationwide contingency response plan. 2. Rapid Identification of Matched Donors Increase operational efficiencies that accelerate the search process and increase patient access are key to preparedness in a contingency event. 3. Immunogenetic Studies Increase understanding of the immunologic factors important in HSC transplantation. 4. Clinical Research in Transplantation Create a platform that facilitates multicenter collaboration and data management.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE