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  1. SAA patient finds unrelated donor match in 2 weeks

    ... says he is at peace with whatever happens, but it doesn’t mean he is giving up the fight. “It’s definitely not the way I choose ... 18 and 44, and want to register as a bone marrow/stem cell donor can do it at join.bethematch.org/hope4sarge or ... to cut back on climbing and kayaking. What he didn’t yet know was that his bone marrow was shutting down. LEARNED THE ...

    Article last updated 03/21/2017 - 11:19am.

  2. Palifermin With Leuprolide Acetate for the Promotion of Immune Recovery Following Total Body Irradiation Based T-Cell Depleted Allogeneic Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation

    ... help the immune system recover faster following a stem cell transplant . Blood stem cells are very young blood cells that ... AML does not have "good risk" cytogenetic features (i.e. t (8;21), t(15;17), inv 16 without c-kit mutations). Secondary AML in ...

    Clinical Trial last updated 04/29/2016 - 1:11pm.

  3. Donor T Cells After Donor Stem Cell Transplant in Treating Patients With Hematologic Malignancies

    ... This pilot phase II trial studies how well giving donor T cells after donor stem cell transplant works in treating patients with hematologic malignancies. ...

    Clinical Trial last updated 05/03/2016 - 11:17am.

  4. Identification of novel microRNA signatures linked to acquired aplastic anemia

    ... investigated in acquired aplastic anemia , a T cell -mediated immune disease. Analysis of 84 miRNA expression levels in ...

    Research Article last updated 10/12/2015 - 10:00am.

  5. Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria (PNH)

    ... change ( mutation ) in the PIG-A gene of a single stem cell in your bone marrow . Here are the steps that lead to PNH: The ... weigh the risks and benefits of getting a flu shot. Don’t forget to ask whether your family members and others in close contact with ...

    Page last updated 09/30/2017 - 11:34am.

  6. Debby Cook, Feeling at home in the muddy water

    ... I said, “my immune system” and she replied, “We don’t have to do any special pose for that, that’s in the yoga.”  I started ... to be his mom. Today I feel good.  My red blood cell counts, white blood cell counts and platelets are all back in ...

    Patient Chronicle last updated 09/11/2017 - 8:30am.

  7. AAMDSIF Liviya Anderson Research Fund

    ... thought to be something innocent, like strep throat, wasn’t. In the emergency room, Liviya was surrounded by doctors wearing masks while ... transfusions immediately. Liviya’s red blood cell count was so low that her body wasn’t getting the oxygen it needed ...

    Research Fund last updated 06/08/2017 - 3:49pm.

  8. Symptoms

    ... but it does not darken in all cases Low red blood cell count ( anemia ) which can cause you to: Feel tired Have ... seek immediate medical help if they have bleeding that can’t be stopped by usual methods, such as applying pressure to the area. ...

    Topic section last updated 03/29/2016 - 6:18pm.

  9. The diagnosis and treatment of aplastic anemia: a review

    ... pancytopenia . A trigger-related abnormal T cell response facilitated by some genetic predisposition has been ... is not available for transplant. MSD hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) is associated with cure in ~90 % of patients. ...

    Research Article last updated 05/26/2015 - 10:30am.

  10. Foundation Update - December 2016

    ... at 6 am. The early start and low temperatures didn’t stop the committed and determined 221 walkers and runners who raised more ... National Institutes of Health (NIH) to undergo a stem cell transplant . Here's the first part of his story -- with updates ...

    Article last updated 10/09/2017 - 3:45pm.