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  1. Bone Marrow and Stem Cell Transplantation

    ... thinks you may be a candidate for a bone marrow or stem cell transplant , you should start looking for a donor now. It can take a ... 7 out of 10 of patients who need a transplant don't find a matching donor in their family. If you need an unrelated donor, your ...

    Page last updated 09/30/2014 - 11:47am.

  2. 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.

  3. Aplastic Anemia and MDS International Foundation (AAMDSIF): Bone marrow failure disease scientific symposium 2016

    ... Zeidan AM, Battiwalla M, Berlyne D, Winkler T Original Publication Date:  ... due to impairments of the hematopoietic stem cell compartment. Common manifestations of BMFS include varying degrees of ...

    Research Article last updated 01/24/2017 - 11:54am.

  4. 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.

  5. 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.

  6. 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.

  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. Reduced Intensity Chemotherapy and Radiation Therapy Before Donor Stem Cell Transplant in Treating Patients With Hematologic Malignancies

    ... population defined as: patients with hematopoietic cell transplant (HCT)-co-morbidity index (CI)/age scores >= 2, but no more than ... Total-Body Irradiation Undergo TBI Biological: T Cell-Depleted Donor Lymphocyte Infusion Undergo DLI Drug: ...

    Clinical Trial last updated 04/27/2016 - 1:37pm.

  9. MDS Follows Two Misdiagnoses

    ... me and my last azacitidine (Vidaza®) treatment in June didn't seem to have much benefit. I live in Colorado at 8600 feet elevation, and ... I was walking because my hemoglobin was 3.00 and my white cell count was 1.00. I spent a week in the hospital, got 7 units of blood ...

    Patient Chronicle last updated 12/27/2016 - 7:23am.

  10. AAMDSIF Summer Fellowship Grant Program

    ... aplastic anemia ,’ investigating how CD4 and CD8 T cells interact to influence bone marrow failure . She described ... failure are largely unknown. T cells, one type of immune cell, have long been known to be expanded in the bone marrow of aplastic anemia ...

    Page last updated 05/17/2017 - 1:29pm.