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Donate Life America and the Fresenius Medical Care Foundation Announce Groundbreaking National, Universal Living Donor Kidney Registry

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PRNewswire: Donate Life America and the Fresenius Medical Care Foundation announced a unique partnership this week, launching a groundbreaking national, universal living donor kidney registry and at-home testing kit to improve access to living donation for the 95,000 people on the national transplant wait list currently waiting for a life-saving kidney transplant.

The Foundation, a separately operated 501(c)(3) nonprofit of Fresenius Medical Care North ...

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SRTR to Launch a Pilot Project to Create a Registry of Living Donors

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MINNEAPOLIS ― DECEMBER 9, 2016 ― The Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients (SRTR), under contract with the Health Resources and Services Administration of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, is pleased to announce that they will launch a pilot project with 14 transplant programs that will establish a registry of living donors, to follow long-term health outcomes after living donation.

SRTR’s plan is to establish a living donor registry in which participating transplant programs register all potential living donor ...

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