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Be the Match Bone Marrow Donor Registry

With a simple swab of the cheek, a bit of your DNA is collected ad used to figure out your HLA typing; your unique markers that can match you with patients in need of a life-saving marrow transplant. Like your DNA, your HLA markers are inherited from your parents and from your ancestors. That is why donors are more likely to match patients with similar ethnicity. There are not enough young registry members of diverse racial and ethnic heritage to help all patients in need of a marrow transplant. Our mission is to change that by adding more young, diverse members. Remember, people 18-44 are 10 times more likely to be called to donate.

For more information, contact Health Services.

Wednesday, December 6 at 9:00am to 1:00pm

WSTU Northwest Student Center, WSTU Hallway across from the Bookstore
4801 Marine Creek Parkway, Fort Worth, TX 76179

Event Type

Campus Life, Health & Wellness

Cost

N/A

Contact Name

Cat Stevens

Contact Phone

817-515-7672

Contact Email

catherine.stevens@tccd.edu

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Leona Finberg

Leona Finberg left a positive review 9/13/2017

Sadly I didn't get to donate . My current health did not pass the requirements . But the ladies were helpful and very kind.