1st October is celebrated as the National Voluntary Blood Donation Day in India to recognise and commemorate the immense contribution made by Dr Jai Gopal Jolly on his birthday. The following is a brief note of the contribution of the man who is regarded as the "Father of Transfusion Medicine in India".
Bone marrow transplantation celebrated the completion of 43 years this year. In last four decades BMT has established itself as the only definitive cure for a number of blood disorders. In India, the BMT program is 30 years old and the first transplant dates back to 1983 which was done at Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai.
Hope is a good thing - may be the best of things..
Over last few months we have offered free HLA typing to 160 families in Karnataka,Maharashtra and Telangana.
This is a story of a boy who is 14 year old and very smart. He belongs to a very small village of Bihar.
Let’s share a scenario. A person is anemic with a Hb of 9 gm/dl and brought in for a surgical procedure.
29th November 2018, Bangalore
This is a story of a family who are extremely poor and who are also categorised as backwards, they are also treated very low in th
Given our quest to do full justice to our principle of Giving Life A Better Chance, it was essential that we spent some time on balancing rapid growth with consolidation of existing work.