Accession Number:

ADA508645

Title:

National Marrow Donor Program

Descriptive Note:

Quarterly rept. Jul-Sep 2009

Corporate Author:

NATIONAL MARROW DONOR PROGRAM MINNEAPOLIS MN

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2009-11-04

Pagination or Media Count:

19.0

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