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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 Source:  ...

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

  2. 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.

  3. 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.

  4. 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.

  5. 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 10/12/2017 - 1:01pm.

  6. Marrow protein may be key to SCT success

    ... Bone Marrow Protein May Be Target for Improving Stem Cell Transplants Article Source:  ... 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.

  7. SOHO State of the Art Update and Next Questions: Biology and Treatment of Myelodysplastic Syndromes

    ... of innate immune signaling (i.e. myeloid derived suppressor cells) and the NLRP3 inflammasome in hematopoietic stem/progenitor cells play a central role in the biology of MDS, leading to ...

    Research Article last updated 10/20/2017 - 9:14am.

  8. Clinical trial reveals genetic fault that reduces the effectiveness of leukemia treatment

    ... people had a significantly worse outcome if their cancer cells carried a mutation to the CDKN2A gene. The results may help ... involves intensive chemotherapy followed by a stem cell transplant . However high dose chemotherapy is poorly tolerated by ...

    Research Article last updated 09/29/2017 - 10:32am.

  9. The Challenge of Treating Myelodysplastic Syndromes/Myeloproliferative Neoplasms.

    ... and proliferative features, arising from hematopoietic stem cells . MDS/MPN are neither MDS nor MPN but a distinct World Health ...

    Research Article last updated 09/11/2017 - 8:45am.

  10. 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.