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  1. AA&MDSIF Julia Malsin Research Fund

    ... infection.  The family decided to start searching for a bone marrow donor.  They found an unrelated donor , and Julia had her ...

    Page last updated 10/16/2014 - 9:49am.

  2. Share These Stories of Patients Fighting MDS

    ... rates depend on the severity of the disease. While a bone marrow transplant is an option for many younger patients lucky enough to ...

    Page last updated 09/29/2014 - 11:49am.

  3. Making the Most of Office Visits with Your Specialist

    ... diagnosis and is this the right diagnosis?” With bone marrow failure disease, the diagnosis might be a little murky or unclear ...

    Interview last updated 10/14/2015 - 9:05am.

  4. Research Retrospective for AA&MDSIF 30th Anniversary - Dr. Neal Young

    ... small, in general, the use of unrelated donors and transplant of older adults have been successful in many patients. The movement ... In transplant, it appears that the use of bone marrow is really superior to peripheral blood as a source, and it seems the ...

    Interview last updated 05/08/2013 - 2:51pm.

  5. Maggie O'Neil, Los Angeles Walk Committee

    ... treatments for one week each month), followed by a bone marrow transplant . It was going to be a tough, nail-biting road, but we ...

    Patient Chronicle last updated 02/07/2013 - 12:20pm.

  6. Interviews with the Experts Managing MDS With Supportive Care and Active Treatment

    ... various parameters they use – including blood counts, bone marrow blast percentage, and bone marrow chromosome (cytogenetic) analysis. ...

    Interview last updated 09/22/2014 - 12:25pm.

  7. PNH Foundation Announces Grants For Patients

    ... Travel and housing fees for PNH patients undergoing a bone marrow transplant. The PNH Foundation recognizes that although there are ...

    Page last updated 04/13/2015 - 1:52pm.

  8. Transplantation Update

    ... However, for unresponsive patients, and patients who develop marrow failure or experience leukemic transformation, hematopoietic cell ... such as aplastic anemia, should receive stem cells from bone marrow rather than mobilized stem cells that are harvested from ...

    Interview last updated 05/14/2015 - 2:42pm.

  9. Lower-Risk MDS: Diagnosis and Treatment Options

    ... of blasts , or immature white blood cells in the bone marrow , categorized as less than 5%, 5 to 10%, and 10 to 20%. In the ...

    Interview last updated 05/18/2012 - 1:28pm.

  10. Interviews with the Experts MDS Genomics: Providing ‘Street View’ Directions of Disease

    ... bleeding and deficiencies in vitamins and minerals. The bone marrow biopsy may suggest MDS, but the chromosome testing may not detect an ...

    Interview last updated 09/23/2014 - 9:30am.