U.S. Department of Health and Human Services


Bone Marrow Transplantation

Blood-Forming Stem Cell Transplants

This fact sheet explains the procedures, risks and benefits of two types of transplantations used with high-dose chemotherapy.

Review Date: June 01, 2015

NIH National Cancer Institute

Bone Marrow and Peripheral Blood Stem Cell Transplant

This page is a review of bone marrow transplants and other types of stem cell transplants that are used to treat cancer.

Review Date: October 31, 2014

American Cancer Society

Bone Marrow Transplant Centers

Find a list of bone marrow transplant centers in each state that provide treatment for some patients diagnosed with blood disorders, autoimmune diseases, and other diseases.

Review Date: December 17, 2012

Bone Marrow Foundation

Common Questions: Bone Marrow/Stem Cell Transplants

This page provides answers to common questions asked by people who are considering stem cell transplants.

Review Date: January 14, 2013

National Bone Marrow Transplant Link

Financial Aid for Patients

The Bone Marrow Foundation’s Patient Aid Program lessens the burden of transplant-related expenses, offering direct financial assistance. Learn about the program.

Review Date: December 20, 2012

Bone Marrow Foundation

Frequently Asked Questions About Marrow/Stem Cell Donations

This article answers frequently asked questions about marrow/stem cell donation.

Review Date: January 14, 2013

Asian American Donor Program

Help with Finances and Insurance: Blood Stem Cell Transplants

A blood stem cell transplant is an expensive medical procedure. Before your transplant, you should consider developing a financial plan. This article provides a link to guide you.

Review Date: January 14, 2013

Blood & Marrow Transplant Information Network

Support for Bone Marrow/Stem Cell Transplant Survivors

Find supportive programs and services for bone marrow transplant patients and their families, including telephone support groups and peer support for patients and caregivers.

Review Date: January 14, 2013

National Bone Marrow Transplant Link

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