Lara Casalotti revealed the news of a donor match in a video
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Lara Casalotti: Leukaemia sufferer reveals reveals donor match

A north London student who was diagnosed with leukaemia has found a stem cell donor after a celebrity-backed viral campaign inspired thousands to donate.

Lara Casalotti, from Hampstead, needs a stem cell transplant but her "unique" Thai and Italian heritage meant a mixed-race donor was required.

Just 3% of worldwide stem cell donors on the register are mixed-race. She revealed the news of the donor match on YouTube.

  • 09 Feb 2016
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