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  1. North American Pediatric Aplastic Anemia Consortium Symposium

    ... adults that causes the bone marrow to stop making blood cells.  As with all rare diseases, there is a relative lack of research ... stem cell source is generally accepted to be bone marrow as peripheral blood stem cell transplants have been shown to have a higher ...

    Page last updated 10/31/2013 - 4:06pm.

  2. Issues for Parents of Pediatric Bone Marrow Failure Patients

    ... at the Medical College of Wisconsin and director of the Blood and Bone Marrow Transplant Program at Children's Hospital of ... stem cells from either bone marrow, cord blood, or peripheral blood, and there are risks and benefits to each of those approaches. ...

    Page last updated 06/20/2011 - 12:10pm.

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

    ... treating infections, especially fungal infections, excellent blood bank support means that platelets are readily available to most patients, ... that the use of bone marrow is really superior to peripheral blood as a source, and it seems the trend in transplant is moving ...

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

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

    ... exposure to toxins or as a normal consequence of aging. If a blood stem cell suffers DNA damage involving a gene important for blood ... consider sending a patient’s bone marrow aspirate or peripheral blood sample to one of these labs, in the event they want to rule in ...

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