Significance of registry: Finding a bone marrow match is a big challenge. The process for donors though, is simple.
Currently India lacks the necessary facilities, equipment and a credible Registry
Facts about India and a Registry:
The Indian community is LESS than 5% of total world’s registered donors.
With a population of 1.2 billion, there are ONLY 3 lac registered donors.
There are OVER a million patients waiting to receive treatment.
In-house donor facility brings DOWN the BMT COST by more than 75%.
VF aims to increase the donor database, find more match possibilities and to avail quicker treatment. Patients are counting on us.
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