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  • Bone Marrow: The best kind of gift

    September 3, 2014 | 11:06 am

    In 2002, Los Angeles native Ronnel Conn was an undergraduate at George Washington University in Washington, D.C. When he heard there would be a bone marrow donor drive at the campus Hillel for a D.C. local in need, he showed up and got his cheek swabbed, because, he said, “It...

  • Australian Jew donates stem cells to unknown recipient

    May 29, 2013 | 9:51 am

    An Australian Jewish man donated his stem cells to a Jewish patient who is believed to be dying of a rare blood disorder.

    Craig Rosen, 42, of Melbourne began donating his stem cells three months ago and underwent procedures until May 20, Melbourne’s Herald Sun newspaper reported....