Stem Cell Transplantation APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 10/03/2021

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To inform parliamentarians about the use of stem cell transplantation in saving lives; to facilitate debate and scrutiny on the collection and use of adult stem cells and umbilical cord blood in the UK; and to promote the expansion of stem cell donation in the UK.

Note: All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs) are informal, cross-party groups formed by MPs and Members of the House of Lords who share a common interest in a particular policy area, region or country. APPGs have no official status within Parliament.


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Recent Documents related to Stem Cell Transplantation

1. Stem Cell Transplantation
30/07/2015 - APPGs

Found: inform parliamentarians about the use of stem cell transplantation in saving lives; to facilitate debate

2. SaBTO microbiological safety guidelines 2017
26/03/2020 - Department of Health and Social Care
- View source

Found: OF HUMAN ORGANS, TISSUES AND CELLS USED IN TRANSPLANTATION Version 2.0 Revised March 2020

3. Blood cancer care in the NHS
16/01/2018 - Parliamentary Research

Found: cancer type. Chemotherapy, radiotherapy and stem cell and bone marrow transplants are commissioned nationally

4. ANTHONY NOLAN DESTINATION: CURE REPORT AND STEM CELL DONATION
14/07/2015 - Early Day Motions

Found: blood cancer patients in the UK who will need a stem cell transplant in the next five years, one in eight

5. LEAVE FOR LIVES CAMPAIGN
26/06/2019 - Early Day Motions

Found: commends the efforts of Paul Flecher-Herd, a stem cell donor, on his work on the #LeaveForLives campaign

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Stem Cell Transplantation

1. Stem Cell Transplants
24/01/2017 - Commons Chamber

1: as co-chair of the all-party group on stem cell transplantation. I am very pleased to see my co-chair - Speech Link

2. BAME Blood, Stem Cell and Organ Donation
27/06/2018 - Westminster Hall

1: That this House has considered BAME blood, stem cell and organ donation.It is a pleasure to - Speech Link
2: the all-party parliamentary group on stem cell transplantation. My hon. Friend makes a point that is - Speech Link
3: work that he has done as the chair of the APPG on stem cells. This is a very important issue, and that - Speech Link

3. Adult Stem Cells and Life Sciences
15/09/2015 - Commons Chamber

1: life-saving treatment that is available through stem cell transplantation, but after being involved in the scrutiny - Speech Link
2: Gentleman agree that the collecting of data at transplantation centres is very important and so is the sharing - Speech Link
3: is to support the call for a national stem cell transplantation network, which will help in that.However - Speech Link

4. Blood Cancers
07/07/2016 - Westminster Hall

1: illness? Charlie needs chimeric antigen receptor T-cell therapy, but Mr and Mrs Fearns are having to find - Speech Link
2: the drug could be an alternative treatment to a stem cell transplant, and a last chance of survival.The - Speech Link
3: support it gives to the Centre for Cancer Research and Cell Biology at Queen’s University, which he has already - Speech Link

5. Blood Cancer
23/11/2018 - Commons Chamber

1: endorse what he says about the importance of transplantation.Last week, the APPG held its latest - Speech Link
2: hon. Friend the Member for Crawley mentioned CAR-T cell therapy. He will know that earlier diagnosis must - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Stem Cell Transplantation
1. UK Stem Cell Bank
asked by: Lord Alton of Liverpool
03/03/2016
... when any bona fide stem cells derived from trophectoderm were recorded as having been deposited in the UK Stem Cell Bank.

2. Giant Cell Arteritis
asked by: Gareth Thomas
12/03/2020
... what steps he is taking to raise awareness amongst GPs of Giant Cell Arteritis to allow early diagnosis and treatment.

3. Giant Cell Arteritis
asked by: Gareth Thomas
12/03/2020
... in each of the last five years.

4. Sickle Cell Diseases
asked by: Diana Johnson
23/05/2019
... if he will provide updated estimates of the costs to the NHS of treating sickle cell anaemia in (a) England (b) each NHS England region and (c) each Clinical Commissioning Group area in each year since 2009-10.

5. Sickle Cell Diseases
asked by: Diana Johnson
23/05/2019
... (b) each NHS England region and (c) each Clinical Commissioning Group area in each year since 2009-10.

Latest Questions
4 Current APPG Officers
Mark Tami Portrait
Mark Tami
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - Alyn and Deeside
Joined: 30th July 2015
Colleen Fletcher Portrait
Colleen Fletcher
Officer
Labour - Coventry North East
Joined: 12th October 2016
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Mark Tami MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 8174.

Email: tamim@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Nusha Haghpanah, Anthony Nolan, 2 Heathgate Place, 75-87 Agincourt Road, London NW3 2NU. Tel: 020 7424 1357

Email: nusha.haghpanah@anthonynolan.org

Secretariat:

Anthony Nolan acts as the group's secretariat. https://www.anthonynolan.org/

Group's Website:

http://www.appg-stemcell.org

Benefits in Kind
Date
27 Jan 2020
Source
Anthony Nolan
Description
Secretariat   From : 27/01/2020 To : 26/01/2021
Value
£3,001
Date
18 Jul 2019
Source
Anthony Nolan
Description
Secretariat   From : 18/07/2019 To : 17/07/2020
Value
£3,001
Date
18 Jul 2018
Source
Anthony Nolan
Description
Secretariat   From : 18/07/2018 To : 17/07/2019
Value
£3,001
Date
18 Jul 2017
Source
Anthony Nolan
Description
Secretariat   From : 18/07/2017 To : 17/07/2018
Value
£3,001
Date
18 Jul 2017
Source
Anthony Nolan
Description
Secretariat   From : 18/07/2017 To : 18/07/2018
Value
£3,001
Date
3 Jun 2016
Source
Anthony Nolan
Description
Secretariat   From : 03/06/2016 To : 02/06/2017
Value
£3,001
Date
3 Jun 2015
Source
Anthony Nolan
Description
Secretariat   From : 03/06/2015 To : 31/12/2015
Value
£3,001

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Stem Cell Transplantation APPG

Former APPG Officers
Maggie Throup Portrait
Maggie Throup
Officer
Conservative - Erewash
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 31st January 2018
No other APPG Memberships
David Burrowes Portrait
David Burrowes
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Former Member for Enfield, Southgate
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Lord Walney Portrait
Lord Walney
Officer
Non-affiliated - Life peer
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
1 APPG Membership
Blood Cancer