Bone Marrow

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After Mom Saved By Stem Cell Transplant, Son Donates His Own

Joanne 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.

08/06/2014

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Marrow Drive Draws Dozens Of Volunteers In Lincolnshire

Students, teachers and families came together Saturday at a north suburban school to donate blood and register to be bone marrow donors.

04/26/2014

Hubertino "Tino" Garcia has lymphoma and needs a life-saving bone marrow transplant. (Credit: Be The Match Registry)

Group Seeking Bone Marrow Donors To Save Lymphoma Patient

The 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.

11/22/2013

Hannah Warren (Credit: Children's Hospital of Illinois)

Toddler Who Got New Lab-Made Windpipe Dies

A 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.

07/08/2013