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Champions of the Transplant – THE DONOR!

Every story of a bone marrow transplant has a hero and a champion.  That person is the donor. On Saturday, September 20th, 2014, we celebrated our third-annual HeroPalooza to thank those bone marrow donors, register more potential heros, and raise money to help leukemia patients in need.  With over 7,000 new potential donors registered by…

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Champions of the Transplant – E. Don Thomas

  “Don was a hero.” – Fred Appelbaum, Deputy Director, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center  At 3:40 a.m. on an October morning in 1990, Don Thomas woke to the sound of his phone ringing. It was the Novel Prize committee calling to congratulate him – Thomas had won the highest honor in medicine for his…

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