It’s amazing, this is the first time two unrelated people with the same last name have matched. Patel meets Patel for the first time a year after the transplant. “Always keep hope; there is someone who is going to help you. It has given me a new outlook in life” says Jay Patel. His donor Vikram Patel said “He was happy being a marrow donor because it saved a young boy’s life. People in the community should come forward to donate this precious gift of life”.