After Max donated his stem cells to potentially save someone’s life, he felt ‘overwhelmingly happy’ and was inspired to do more. Shocked that more people weren’t aware of stem cell donation, he decided that 2019 was the year for a big challenge with the help of the most powerful mathematical force in the universe… When…
At Anthony Nolan, we use our groundbreaking technology to match patients in need with stem cell donors across the UK. That includes potential donors from our colleagues at sister registries, like the British Bone Marrow Registry (a division of NHS Blood & Transplant).
In today’s blog, we’re hearing from Sue, who registered with the BBMR, and donated her stem cells in 2006.
‘Do it. Don’t think about it. Think about the what ifs: what if it was you, your family, your friends? What if there was someone out there who could help them so easily, and hadn’t?’
In early 2015, mum-of-two Sarah found herself donating stem cells to give a complete stranger the chance of life. In today’s blog, she tells her story.