Drive aims to up number of non-Ashkenazi donors

02.06.2012                      12.Siwan. 5772                      Nasso

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Drive aims to up number of non-Ashkenazi donors

Non-Ashkenazi Jew at best has 40% chance of finding a donor, compared to nearly 70% for Ashkenazim.

For nearly a year, Julie Gavrilov has been trying to find a match for her father, Mark.
Diagnosed with a rare and aggressive blood cancer, he needs a stem cell transplant to survive the disease….