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Conversant Bio

January 28, 2014 03:00 ET

Conversant Bio Releases Normal Bone Marrow E-Book

Published by Global Leader in Tissue and Cell Samples, Guide Offers Key Information on Normal Bone Marrow to Help Researchers

HUNTSVILLE, AL--(Marketwired - Jan 28, 2014) -  Conversant Bio, a global leader in supplying the highest-quality human tissue and viable cell samples, today announced it is publishing a guide to the basics of normal bone marrow and how it's used in research. The e-book A Researcher's Guide to Normal Bone Marrow is available as a free download at

Bone marrow is the birthplace of the human immune system. From a research standpoint, normal bone marrow plays a vital role in identifying and understanding the causes of and treatments for blood and autoimmune diseases. Access to high-quality normal bone marrow is essential for medical research success. Written by professionals in the field, Conversant Bio's new guide educates readers on the basics of normal bone marrow, including:

  • The importance of bone marrow, its types, and its components
  • The three different types of normal bone marrow used in research
  • Six key bone marrow mononuclear cell (BMMC) applications

"This e-book provides information for researchers about bone marrow and its sample options," says Luke Doiron, Chief Commercial Officer for Conversant Bio. "If researchers are in need of fresh bone marrow, BMMCs, or isolated cells for their blood and autoimmune disease research, they can have access to high-quality samples such as the ones provided by Conversant Bio. We want to be a resource to help catalyze breakthrough research and novel therapeutic solutions... because patients are waiting."

To download A Researcher's Guide to Normal Bone Marrow, visit

About Conversant Bio
Conversant Bio provides researchers around the world with hyper-annotated tissue samples in order to conduct informed, cutting-edge investigations into many of today's most problematic diseases. With a large prospective collections network of 36 U.S.-based clinical sites and an IRB-reviewed chain of custody quality control system, Conversant Bio provides the highest-quality samples on time and on budget. For additional information about Conversant Bio's services, visit the company's website at