Bone Marrow

Massachusetts State Police Trooper Dan Katz. (WBZ)

State Trooper’s Bone Marrow Donations Helping Saving Lives

Trooper Dan Katz has helped save two lives with his bone marrow donations in recent years.

09/29/2014

Behaylu Barry (middle) with siblings Rediat (left) and Eden (right). (Photo from Michael Rosenfield)

Siblings Arrive From Ethiopia To Try And Save Brother’s Life

The two siblings are a bone marrow match for their 13-year-old brother Behaylu who was diagnosed with severe aplastic anemia earlier this year.

04/22/2014

Aybel Martin

Stranger Gives NH Boy A Shot At Beating Leukemia

Aybel Martin checked in to Boston Children’s Hospital as he prepares for chemotherapy or radiation before a bone marrow transplant. A 100% match was found from a stranger.

01/27/2014

Scott Berenson

Stem Cell Donor Humbled To Meet Woman Whose Life He Saved

A Sharon father of two made a trip to New York last week for a meeting he’d looked forward to for some time. He says he sort of feels like a lottery winner.

05/27/2013

Cameron Lyle. (Image courtesy: CBS News)

UNH Shot Putter Ends Career For Life-Saving Bone Marrow Donation

A University of New Hampshire shot putter is being called a hero, though not for his actions on the field.

04/24/2013

Amit Gupta.

California Man Uses Social Media To Find Bone Marrow Donor

Amit Gupta was diagnosed with leukemia and needed a bone marrow transplant. Because he’s Indian-American, his chances of finding a match were 1 in 20,000.

02/08/2012

UMass Memorial Medical Center in Worcester

Bone Marrow Donor Recruiting Cases Settled

The Caitlin Raymond International Registry and UMass Memorial Health Ventures Inc. paid models to help recruit potential registrants during donor drives.

02/02/2012

Maddie needs a bone marrow transplant from her 2-year-old sister. (Photo from Facebook)

Bone Marrow Transplant From 2-Year-Old To Little Sister Goes Smoothly

The bone marrow transplant from two-year-old Gracie Murray to her 1-year-old sister Maddie has gone very smoothly.

01/20/2012

Sonia Rai (CBS)

Time Running Out For Woman Diagnosed With Leukemia

A young Boston Woman needs help now. Sonia Rai was diagnosed with leukemia only three weeks ago, and time is already running out.

01/03/2011

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