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  1. Research in making blood stem cells in the lab advances

    ... Approaching a decades-old goal: Making blood stem cells from patients' own cells ...

    Article last updated 05/18/2017 - 7:18am.

  2. Updates from John and Isabella!

    ... his sister/caregiver Isabella, several weeks after his stem cell transplant for severe aplastic anemia . Here's what each ... pain – part of this is good news as that’s the stem cells engrafting and growing. The team says he’s coming along. His ANC ...

    Patient Chronicle last updated 02/27/2018 - 9:56am.

  3. What the Future May Hold

    ... Transplantation of Young Blood Vessel Cells Boosts Function of Aging Stem Cells Article Source:  ...

    Article last updated 10/30/2017 - 7:32am.

  4. Reduced intensity conditioning, combined transplantation of haploidentical hematopoietic stem cells and mesenchymal stem cells in patients with severe aplastic anemia

    ... of combined haploidentical hematopoietic stem cells (HSC) and mesenchymal stem cells (MSC) affected graft failure and graft-versus-host disease ...

    Research Article last updated 04/09/2014 - 9:16am.

  5. Explaining SCT vs. Cellular Therapies

    ... Article Link:  Stem Cell Transplants and Cellular Therapies: What’s the Difference? ... that harness the immune system to fight cancer using cells from the patient or from healthy donors. Stem cell transplants are ...

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

  6. Haploidentical Hematopoietic Cell Transplant with Post-Transplant Cyclophosphamide and Peripheral Blood Stem Cell Grafts in Older Adults with Acute Myeloid Leukemia or Myelodysplastic Syndrome

    ... harvest. However, the use of mobilized peripheral blood stem cells (PBSCs) may be desirable, especially with older donors. However, data ...

    Research Article last updated 11/14/2017 - 10:09am.

  7. Treatments

    ... a variety of goals. They may: Help healthy cells mature Increase the number of healthy cells in your blood Kill ... marrow transplantation to replace damaged bone marrow  stem cells  with healthy ones ...

    Topic section last updated 04/06/2018 - 12:30pm.

  8. MDS - Basics

    ... MDS happens because the bone marrow cells do not develop into mature blood cells. Instead, these blood cells stay ... inside certain bones. Marrow contains blood-forming stem cells that make copies of themselves to create all 3 types of blood ...

    Topic section last updated 04/06/2018 - 12:33pm.

  9. Emerging Therapeutics for the Control of Chronic Graft-versus-Host Disease

    ... mortality and morbidity after allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (SCT). In parallel with an increased use of ... multiple facets of adaptive and innate immunity, including B cells, T cells, and macrophages and their interactions with target tissue. ...

    Research Article last updated 01/04/2018 - 2:44pm.

  10. Marrow protein may be key to SCT success

    ... Bone Marrow Protein May Be Target for Improving Stem Cell Transplants Article ... Bone marrow contains hematopoetic stem cells , the precursors to every blood cell type. These cells spring into ...

    Article last updated 08/29/2017 - 11:18am.