We’ve all been disappointed by NHS England’s recent decision on second transplants. In this blog, our Head of Policy and Public Affairs, Simon Butler, explains what’s next for our campaign to get this decision overturned. Anyone with a connection to stem cell transplant will have been hugely concerned by the recent NHS England decision…
Despite overwhelming support for our cause from our supporters and friends, NHS England has confirmed that it will not routinely fund second stem cell transplants for patients who have relapsed.
This is our full December 2016 statement on this deeply disappointing development.
NHS England has announced that they will not routinely fund second transplants for people with blood cancer and blood disorders. Here’s a round-up of the action we’ve taken so far – and how we can all help to overturn the decision.
Anthony Nolan hosted an exhibition in Parliament earlier in the month to raise awareness of the Anthony Nolan stem cell register among MPs. Cassie from the Policy and Public Affairs team tells all…
When she was still only three years old, Beth was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia. After a series of relapses, she was told that she’d need a stem cell transplant to give her any chance of life.
In today’s blog, she tells her amazing story – and why she’s supporting Anthony Nolan this World Cancer Day.
On 6 January George Freeman, Life Sciences Minister visited our Research Institute to launch our new Third Generation Sequencing technology (TGS), which will improve stem cell transplant outcomes and make the best patient-donor matches ever.