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  1. 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.

  2. In Treatment at NIH

    ... Health (NIH) himself. He was eventually approved for a stem cell transplant as part of a new clinical trial testing the use of cord-blood stem cells with half-matched stem cells from his brother, Isaiah. Although ...

    Patient Chronicle last updated 06/06/2018 - 10:03am.

  3. Causes

    ... anemia. Some inherited conditions can damage stem cells and lead to aplastic anemia, including: Fanconi anemia ...

    Topic section last updated 06/20/2018 - 2:40pm.

  4. 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.

  5. 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.

  6. Aplastic Anemia and Treatment-Related Complications Influences Career Choice

    ... as a search for a bone marrow donor began, because a stem cell transplantation was recommended for me. My parents and three ... to see if my body would accept my brother’s stem cells , which it did without incident. After my transplant, I spent a ...

    Patient Chronicle last updated 06/07/2018 - 1:17pm.

  7. Cotransplantation of bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells in haploidentical hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in patients with severe aplastic anemia: an interim summary for a multicenter phase II trial results

    ... Haploidentical hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (haplo-HSCT) for severe aplastic anemia (SAA) ... incidence of graft failure and GvHD. Mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) have been shown to support hematopoiesis in vivo and ...

    Research Article last updated 02/01/2017 - 12:30pm.

  8. 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.

  9. Memory Stem T Cells in Autoimmune Disease: High Frequency of Circulating CD8+ Memory Stem Cells in Acquired Aplastic Anemia

    ... Memory stem T cells (TSCMs) constitute a long-lived, self-renewing lymphocyte ...

    Research Article last updated 04/29/2016 - 12:59pm.

  10. Graft vs. Host Disease (GVHD)

    ... 2 and 6 out of every 10 patients transplanted with donor cells will develop some level of GVHD after transplant. The chance of getting ... unrelated donor Patients transplanted with stem cells gathered from peripheral blood, rather than bone marrow ...

    Topic section last updated 04/30/2018 - 4:28pm.