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  1. Explaining SCT vs. Cellular Therapies

    ... Article Link:  Stem Cell Transplants and Cellular Therapies: What’s the Difference? ... patient’s own stem cells are used – an approach known as autologous transplant – the chemotherapy and/or radiation therapy are ...

    Article last updated 09/08/2017 - 12:41pm.

  2. Recent developments in bone marrow transplants

    ... lenalidomide (Revlimid, Celgene) maintenance following autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplantation improved survival outcomes without increasing the ...

    Article last updated 11/16/2016 - 2:56pm.

  3. MEDALIST Trial

    ... ferritin ≤ 15 μg/L  Prior allogeneic or autologous stem cell transplant Known history of diagnosis of Acute myeloid ...

    Clinical Trial last updated 02/22/2017 - 11:42am.

  4. Transplantation strategies for the management of patients with myelodysplastic syndromes.

    ... 1, 2009 Allogeneic stem cell transplantation (SCT) is the only therapeutic modality at present ... optimal choice of transplant conditioning intensity in MDS. Autologous SCT has been extremely investigated in MDS. It is limited to ...

    Research Article last updated 10/11/2011 - 5:58pm.

  5. Conditioning Regimen and the Transplantation of Unrelated Donor Umbilical Cord Blood in Patients With Hematologic Malignancies.

    ... of chemotherapy and radiation before giving the stem cells . However, high doses of chemotherapy and radiation can have ... marrow involvement and therefore are not suitable for an autologous transplant OR have failed an autologous transplant and be in ...

    Clinical Trial last updated 04/29/2016 - 3:51pm.

  6. Bone Marrow Transplant

    ... There are two basic types of bone marrow /stem cell transplants. A transplant may use cells taken from a donor or from the patient: Autologous transplants use a patient's own blood-forming stem cells . ...

    Topic section last updated 03/29/2016 - 7:27pm.

  7. Myeloablative Unrelated Donor Cord Blood Transplantation With T-Cell Depleted Haplo-identical Peripheral Blood Stem Cells for Patients With High Risk Hematological Malignancies

    ... this study is to find out whether the addition of blood stem cells from a close family member, when added to two units of umbilical ... prior stem cell transplants of any kind. One prior autologous stem cell transplant within the preceding 12 months. One ...

    Clinical Trial last updated 04/29/2016 - 1:33pm.

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

    ... can help the immune system recover faster following a stem cell transplant . Blood stem cells are very young blood cells ... following a 1st remission who are not candidates for autologous transplants. b.ii. any NHL in remission which is considered not ...

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

  9. Specialized Blood Cell Transplants for Cancers of the Blood and Bone Marrow

    ... are also destroyed. This is the reason for transplanting stem cells . The stem cells help to build new functioning bone marrow, red ... despite treatment with standard therapy ineligible for autologous PBSC transplant. B) NHL intermediate or high grade relapsing ...

    Clinical Trial last updated 04/28/2016 - 2:08pm.

  10. HLA-Compatible Related or Unrelated Donors With CD34+ Enriched, T-cell Depleted Peripheral Blood Stem Cells Isolated by the CliniMACS System in the Treatment of Patients With Hematologic Malignancies

    ... a system called CliniMACS to remove Tcells from blood stem cells . Removing T-cells may help stop a side effect called ... following a 1st remission who are not candidates for autologous transplants. any NHL in remission which is considered not ...

    Clinical Trial last updated 04/29/2016 - 3:18pm.