Chicago Area Woman Meets Bone Marrow Donor From OklahomaA young man from Oklahoma who donated his bone marrow to a southwest suburban woman got to meet her in person on Sunday.
After Mom Saved By Stem Cell Transplant, Son Donates His OwnJoanne Sullivan received a life-saving stem cell transplant from an anonymous donor in Germany two-and-a-half years ago, after she was diagnosed with myelofibrosis, a form of bone marrow cancer.
Marrow Drive Draws Dozens Of Volunteers In LincolnshireStudents, teachers and families came together Saturday at a north suburban school to donate blood and register to be bone marrow donors.
Group Seeking Bone Marrow Donors To Save Lymphoma PatientThe Latino community is being called upon to help save the life of a 49-year old west suburban man who is in need of a life-saving bone marrow transplant.
Toddler Who Got New Lab-Made Windpipe DiesA 2-year-old girl who was implanted with a windpipe grown from her own stem cells has died. Hannah Warren, who was born without a windpipe, was the youngest patient in the world to benefit from the experimental treatment.