Tag Archive: National Marrow Awareness Month

Nov 05 2015

Research Tech Raises Awareness About Bone Marrow Donation

It only took 10 minutes during Harold “Reed” Salmons’ lunch break to sign up and save a man’s life. A Be The Match recruiter performed a quick cheek swab to collect Salmons’ cells and sent them for testing as a potential match for future bone marrow transplant recipients. Salmons hoped that his molecular match was out there somewhere.

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