Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Marrow Drive Seeks Minorities.(Final)

Byline: Journal staff reports

AROUND ABQ

IN BRIEF

Linda and Owen Wells, whose daughter has aplastic anemia, have organized a national bone marrow drive to be held today.

The Wells not only hope to find a match for Kailee, 6, but also to increase the number of minority donors on the donor registry.

Doctors diagnosed Kailee in 2002 with a cancer in which the bone marrow stops making new cells.

The blood test and registry with the National Marrow Donor Program will be held from 10 a. …

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