Illnesses and diseases have been with humans since the dawn of time. But sometimes – with good medicine, and research – we’ve been able to prevent illnesses from spreading too far or affecting too many lives. Find out more in our handy graphic:
Today we’re looking at the etymology behind a wide variety of well-known diseases – in many cases, based on the scientists and researchers who worked tirelessly to discover and document them.
From the first ever clinical trial to E. Donnall Thomas’ pioneering work in the field of stem cell transplantation – we’ve compiled some of the greatest ‘firsts’ in medical history.
We’ve found two interesting studies from the latest research in stem cell transplantation, tackling how creativity might help during recovery, and the impact of transplant on people’s sex lives.
In our latest infographic, we’re exploring the facts about blood; from the four ancient humours to modern immunology. Check it out!
Every single day, the Anthony Nolan search team scours stem cell donor registries across the world, looking for a match for a UK patient in need. In today’s blog, Katherine (our Search & Selection Coordinator) explains a little about what her role involves.