x Abu Dhabi, UAESaturday 22 July 2017

Bone marrow donors urged to come forward

Potential bone marrow donors for a four-year-old boy fighting leukaemia in the US are being urged to contact the Sharjah Blood Transfusion and Research Center.

Potential bone marrow donors for a four-year-old boy fighting leukaemia in the US are being urged to contact the Sharjah Blood Transfusion and Research Center. UAE residents willing to have a free test to determine if they are a match for Deven Tatlow, who had acute promyelocytic leukaemia diagnosed in 2007, should call the Sharjah centre between 7.30am and 8pm on 06 558 2111 to get a form. This should then be sent by fax to Dr May Yassin and Salma Amer on 06 538 8717 or e-mailed to salha_am23@hotmail.com and mayyraouf@yahoo.com.

* The National staff