Marrakech, Morocco

Marrakech, Morocco
Increasing access to bone marrow transplantation.

Cure2Children partnered with the Genoa chapter of Rotary Club International to tackle the high rates of thalassemia and sickle cell anemia in Morocco. Together, they assisted Marrakech University Hospital in establishing its first Bone Marrow Transplantation (BMT) unit to cure children suffering from these diseases.

In June 2012 local staff at Marrakech University Hospital’s performed the first allogeneic BMT in child with leukemia.