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BY Erin Horne

Every day as new babies are born, staff members at the MD Anderson Cord Blood Bank hit the road and get busy collecting cord blood donations to add to our nation's stem cell registry, the National Marrow Donor Program. This registry links physicians, patients and donors to find suitable matches, making stem cell transplants possible. 

A stem cell transplant is one option for patients affected by leukemia, lymphoma and other...

BY Gwen Darling

Three years ago, with a little help from eHarmony, Jack and I met and fell in love. At our age (almost 50!), neither of us ever expected to...

BY Judy Overton

After a long and successful career in broadcast journalism in Houston, North Texas and Oklahoma, Judy Overton joined MD Anderson in 2008 as...

BY Mary Brolley

Neurofibromatosis is worthy of study, say cancer and genetic experts, because the DNA mutations that cause its three types may yield crucial information about how cancer develops -- and new approaches to cancer treatment.

John Slopis, M.D., associate professor in the Department of Neuro-Oncology and medical director of the MD Anderson's Neurofibromatosis Program, explains the basics of the disease. (See related story on NF patient...

BY Mary Brolley

To those he meets, Reggie Bibbs has but one request. Just ask.

A Houston-based, internationally known activist, Bibbs has neurofibromatosis...