Match4Zara: Social media boosts cell donor search


The family of a 13-year-old girl urgently seeking a blood stem cell donor are “amazed” by the social media response they have had.

Sourced through Scoop.it from: www.bbc.com

It is harder for people with mixed-race backgrounds to find donors because they have rarer tissue types and there are relatively few people of ethnic minority backgrounds registered as donors.

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