Shared hope for a life free of disease… A legacy that could touch countless others... The opportunity to make a significant contribution to healthcare... These are just a few of the reasons why people choose to donate organs and tissues for scientific research.
After all, how good would you feel if you knew you could play a role in the next major medical breakthrough?
Some of the many research areas that depend on the generosity and foresight of people like you include:
A deeper understanding of rare but debilitating diseases like amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS, or Lou Gehrig’s disease) and cystic fibrosis
More effective management of chronic and excruciating nerve pain
Better treatments for heart disease
Cures for juvenile diabetes and cancer
Follow the links to the left to learn more about the NDRI donor experience and its impact.