Accession Number:

ADA528109

Title:

Technical Report of the National Marrow Donor Program

Descriptive Note:

Quarterly rept. 1 Apr-30 Jun 2010

Corporate Author:

NATIONAL MARROW DONOR PROGRAM MINNEAPOLIS MN

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2010-08-25

Pagination or Media Count:

19.0

Abstract:

This quarterly report addresses 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