Mixed Marrow

Athena Asklipiadis is the director Mixed Marrow, and I met her at the Mixed Roots Film and Literary Festival. I wanted to know more about Mixed Marrow and asked her to answer a few questions. Enjoy! 1. What is Mixed Marrow? Mixed Marrow is an outreach program affiliated with A3M that recruits for the Be The Match, […]

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Match Devan

Meet 4-year-old Devan Tatlow and his mother, Indira Lakshmanan. He has high-risk Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia, or APL, a rare form of myeloid leukemia, and he needs a bone marrow transplant in about nine weeks. Devan, though, is one-quarter South Asian and three-quarters Caucasian. Of the 8 million people listed in the National Marrow Donor Program’s, only 250,000 — or about […]

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