After Global Effort, Bone Marrow Donor Found for Baby Mateo

After Global Effort, Bone Marrow Donor Found for Baby Mateo

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baby Mateo gets donorHis family’s desperate call for a donor has been answered, and the 10-month-old Spanish infant suffering from juvenile myelomonocytic leukemia will undergo an operation in April expected to cure his disease.

He had a 1 percent chance of finding a donor until a worldwide campaign started last August to find donors for Mateo Schell and other leukemia patients around the world succeeded in finally turning up a bone marrow donor to save the baby’s life.

(READ the article from Yahoo.ca)

Thanks to Craig Withers for submitting the link!

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