Participation in the National Marrow Donor Program (NMDP) and Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplant Research (CIBMTR)

What we are studying

The NMDP/CIBMTR does research with medical data from patients who have had a transplant and donors who donate bone marrow or peripheral blood stem cells (PBSCs). The goal of this research is to find ways to make bone marrow and PBSC transplants work better. The NMDP/CIBMTR is trying to learn more about what makes bone marrow, PBSC and cord blood transplants work well. Although the exact studies for which Research Database data may be used is not known at this time, the following are types of studies in which these data may be included.

Who we are studying

  • Men and Women
  • Races:
    • White
    • African American
    • Asian
    • American Indian or Alaska Native
    • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
    • Other
  • All Ethnicities
  • All Ages

Eligibility Criteria

  • Be scheduled for a bone marrow transplant

What is involved

  • Data from transplant will be gathered for research database



Contact Information

Study Coordinator
Vicki Lagerwey

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