The Four Different Types of Bone Marrow Transplant Donors

How will you know which donor can help you for a bone marrow transplantation? The first thing you can find out is to identify any close relative can become a donor. Siblings make the best match. Next parents, then blood relatives like paternal and maternal uncle and aunty. To identify the matching doctors will carry out a particular blood test called as human leukocyte antigen (HLA) with the patient and the family members. Another test carried out is the DNA typing in the recent years. Continue reading The Four Different Types of Bone Marrow Transplant Donors