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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. Transplant saves student who thought she had mono

    ... finish my workout first. The answer was no. It wasn’t that my health was perfect. That fall, I'd been bedridden for a week with ... test turned up mono. He also told me my platelets and blood cell counts were very low. In fact, he told me that if I slipped on a patch of ...

    Article last updated 03/06/2017 - 2:37pm.

  3. Treosulfan and Fludarabine Phosphate With or Without Total Body Irradiation Before Donor Stem Cell Transplant in Treating Patients With Myelodysplastic Syndrome or Acute Myeloid Leukemia

    ... with or without total body irradiation before donor stem cell transplant works in treating patients with myelodysplastic syndrome ... phosphate, and total-body irradiation before a donor stem cell transplant helps stop the growth of cancer cells. It may also stop the ... T 586 Other: Laboratory Biomarker Analysis Correlative studies Procedure: ...

    Clinical Trial last updated 04/28/2016 - 1:05pm.

  4. Acute leukaemia and myelodysplastic syndromes with chromosomal rearrangement involving 11q23 locus, but not MLL gene

    ... AML, two with B-lymphoblastic leukaemia (B-ALL); two with T-lymphoblastic leukaemia (T-ALL), two with myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS) and ... patients received risk-adapted therapies, including stem cell transplant in five patients. At the last follow-up, eight patients ...

    Research Article last updated 09/19/2016 - 11:12am.

  5. Memory Stem T Cells in Autoimmune Disease: High Frequency of Circulating CD8+ Memory Stem Cells in Acquired Aplastic Anemia

    ... 2016 Memory stem T cells (TSCMs) constitute a long-lived, self-renewing lymphocyte ... pathogenesis are abnormal CD4(+) and CD8(+) T cell activation. We investigated the TSCM subset in 55, 34, 43, and 5 ...

    Research Article last updated 04/29/2016 - 12:59pm.

  6. Reduced-Intensity Conditioning Before Donor Stem Cell Transplant in Treating Patients With High-Risk Hematologic Malignancies

    ... studies reduced-intensity conditioning before donor stem cell transplant in treating patients with high-risk hematologic ... and total-body irradiation before a donor stem cell transplant helps stop the growth of cancer cells. It may also stop the ... effect). Giving an infusion of the donor's T cells (donor lymphocyte infusion) after the transplant may help ...

    Clinical Trial last updated 05/03/2016 - 10:51am.

  7. Immunosuppression and Stem Cell Transplantation – How Are These Treatments Chosen?

    ... this immunologic defect.  With patients for whom stem cell transplantation is not feasible – and there are different reasons for ... sometimes high dose cyclophosphamide .  These aren’t cures, and we don’t anticipate in an autoimmune disease that that ...

    Interview last updated 07/15/2015 - 10:19am.

  8. Donor Peripheral Blood Stem Cell Transplant in Treating Patients With Hematologic Malignancies

    ... phase II trial studies how well donor peripheral blood stem cell (PBSC) transplant works in treating patients with hematologic ... a matched, unrelated donor Acute leukemias (includes T lymphoblastic lymphoma); remission is defined as < 5% blasts with no ...

    Clinical Trial last updated 04/29/2016 - 3:26pm.

  9. Resources to Help

    ... the needs of patients facing a  bone marrow , blood stem cell or umbilical  cord blood transplant . In addition to high-quality ... the standard advanced care planning documents don’t meet all the needs of younger patients. This study found that adolescents and ...

    Topic section last updated 09/28/2017 - 11:58am.

  10. Patient Inspires Workplace Giving

    ... with many other patients, we first knew something wasn’t right when blood work from a routine physical showed significantly low blood cell counts. The results were severe enough for my doctors’ office to call to ...

    Patient Chronicle last updated 06/28/2016 - 8:12am.