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bone marrow transplant

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‘So happy I could cry’

For Naomi, progress after her bone marrow transplant means strawberries and bike rides.

Griffins consider Being the Match

Hockey players and coaches get an up-close look at what it means to save a life by being a bone marrow or stem cell donor.

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Life resumes for Lilly

A year after a bone marrow transplant, Lilly Vanden Bosch's life returns to normal.

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‘My little USA sunshine’

A Michigan teen meets the bone marrow donor from Europe who saved her life.

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Lilly’s freedom

Lilly Vanden Bosch, 10, says good riddance to a nasty post-transplant virus.

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Outrunning cancer

After a leukemia diagnosis, Doug Ferrin couldn't find a suitable donor when he needed a stem cell transplant. Then cord blood arrived from France.

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Lucky 200

John Volenski had a 200 bowling average. Until cancer struck, and he became the 200th patient of the blood and bone marrow transplant program.

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Lilly’s hope

After bone marrow transplant complications, Lilly Vanden Bosch is heading to the Big Apple to participate in a promising clinical trial.

‘She’ll be high risk forever’

Lola Deyoung has spent half her life battling leukemia, but her positive spirit serves as her shield and a donor's gift as her sword.

Cellular combat

Clinical trials showing great promise in graft-versus-host disease treatment.

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GVSU football players step up to be bone marrow donors

It's a way to "give back," says one of the dozens of teammates who joined the national registry.

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