DATRI (meaning ‘donor’ in Sanskrit) is a not-for-profit organization registered in 2009 as a Section 8 company under the Government of India. It is the nation’s largest unrelated blood stem cell donors registry, launched in 2009 by Raghu Rajgopal, which helps patients with blood cancer and other fatal blood disorders to find an HLA (Human Leukocyte Antigen) matched donor to undergo Blood Stem Cell Transplant. Blood stem cell transplant is a chance of cure for patients suffering from blood cancer and other severe blood disorders.
As of September 2019, DATRI has 4.20 lakhs voluntary donors registered and it has facilitated 597 transplants worldwide. DATRI operates in 10 major cities in India, like Bangalore, Kolkata, Delhi, Mumbai, Pune, Ahmedabad, Hyderabad.
DATRI has received several recognitions for their work. The most notable award DATRI has received is the Global NGO Excellence Award under the Best Healthcare NGO category in 2018. It is a registered member of World Marrow Donor Association (WMDA) and lists the HLA typing information anonymously in Bone Marrow Donors Worldwide (BMDW), a search program of WMDA available to Transplant Centers globally.

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