Spreading Love through Blood Drives

October 7, 2015 at 3:24 pm
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by: Deepthi Sampathkumar, volunteer and high school blood drive coordinator Every weekend, I don my grey “Stanford Blood Center Volunteer” shirt and head to the Mountain View donation center to assist in the post-donation canteen. The fresh scent of coffee...

Researchers in lab

Two Stanford HLA Leaders Recognized for Their Lifesaving Work

September 30, 2015 at 9:40 am
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By Dayna Kerecman Myers The American Society for Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics (ASHI) has honored two Stanford leaders in the field, Dolly Tyan, PhD, D(ABHI) and Marcelo Fernández-Viña, PhD, D(ABHI), with awards recognizing their significant contributions to the fields of transplantation,...

Marta with twins

Marta’s Roses, Rich in Symbolism

August 5, 2015 at 10:54 am
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Marta Luna Wilde was searching for an unusual, meaningful way to mark her 50th birthday last year, and an idea came to her in a moment of lucidity. She realized how lucky she felt just to be alive for the...