Welcome to our community! Here you can read interviews with experts from the histocompatibility field, in which we discuss current developments, challenges and expectations in the industry. Moreover, in our community we shine a light to personal stories with the connection to the field that we find valuable to share.
Are you a perfect match? An interview with Jaap Dijkman, Director of MatchIs
Working in the field of immunogenetics, the primary intention of GenDx is to deliver high-quality products for the best donor-recipient match. Despite the unquestionable importance of high-quality typing, there is a lot of work invested in finding donors in the first place that many people may not be aware of.
Recently we had an opportunity to sit down with Jaap Dijkman, the current director of MatchIs, a Dutch center for stem cell donations, and learn more about the current situation in the stem cell donation field. Through the extensive interview, we have learned what are the current priorities, challenges and developments at MatchIs.