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69 Bone Marrow Resources


This article is from the Organ Transplant FAQ, by mike_holloway@hotmail.com (Michael Holloway) with numerous contributions by others.

69 Bone Marrow Resources

BMT-TALK mail list discussion group:

bmt-talk@ai.mit.edu is a moderated mailing list for the discussion
of Bone Marrow Transplants. To subscribe to bmt-talk send mail to
bmt-talk-request@ai.mit.edu with the only word "subscribe" (no
quotes) in the body of the message.

The BMT Newsletter is published bi-monthly by a former BMT patient for
BMT patients. It is free, although they also accepts contributions. The
address is: BMT Newsletter, 1985 Spruce Ave., Highland Park, IL 60035,
phone 708-831-1913. The on-line version is available through the
Oncolink gopher site (see below).

A telephone support network for Bone Marrow Transplant patients &

BMT information web and gopher sites:

The Anthony Nolan Bone Marrow Trust

The Anthony Nolan Bone Marrow Trust, a leading centre for research and
also runs the UK register of potential donors. The more people there are
on the register, the better the chance of finding a compatible donor.
This site references other BMT international BMT sites.

The National Marrow Donor Program Information Web Site

The NMDP maintains a computerized Registry of volunteer marrow donors,
willing to become donors if ever matched with a patient in need of a
transplant. Read further to find out how you can become a volunteer
donor or obtain help through the NMDP.

Donor Story
Recipient Story
Questions & Answers
How Do I Become A Donor?
Contacting the National Marrow Donor Program
Current News
Links of Interest

Information and on-line versions of the BMT Newsletter and the BMT
Handbook can be found in Oncolink.
BMT information can be found in the Radiation Oncology and Medical
Oncology directories. A link to this BMT information has been made
through the transplantation information directory in the Yale
biomedical gopher site (Part 1, section II).

Bone marrow registries outside the US

The Australian Bone Marrow Donor Registry
Bone Marrow Transplant Unit
153 Clarence Street
Sydney, NSW 2000
Telephone: +61 2 229 4369

Linda Albinet
401-555 West Eighth Avenue
V5Z 1C6
Telephone: +1 604 879 7551
Fax: +1 604 879 4255

Deutsche Knochenmarkspenderdatei
Kreuzstr. 52
D-72074 Tuebingen
Telephone: +49 (7071) 84400
Fax: +49 (7071) 27116

The Norwegian Bone Marrow Donor Registry
Institute of Transplantation Immunology
National Hospital
N-0027 Oslo 1
Telephone: +47 22 86 70 10

Bone Marrow Donor Programme
W.H.O. Immunology Center
National University of Singapore
Singapore 0511
Telephone: +65 772 3318
Fax: +65 777 5720
E-mail: micrenec@nus.sg

Bone Marrow Registry
Department of Clinical Immunology
F79, Huddinge Hospital
S-141 86 Huddinge
Telephone: +46 (8) 746 8020

The Anthony Nolan Bone Marrow Trust
The Royal Free Hospital
London NW3 2QG
United Kingdom
Telephone: 0171 284 1234


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