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  1. Unmanipulated Haploidentical Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation Achieved Outcomes Comparable With Matched Unrelated Donor Transplantation in Young Acquired Severe Aplastic Anemia

    ... with severe aplastic anemia (SAA) if a matched unrelated donor (MUD) is unavailable. However, studies on haplo- and MUD ...

    Research Article last updated 06/13/2018 - 2:28pm.

  2. Since my diagnosis, my mission has been to fight back

    ... my only sibling was my half-brother, the search for an unrelated donor match began. At the time, our youngest daughter was 14, and Stanford ...

    Patient Chronicle last updated 04/26/2018 - 10:40am.

  3. Transplant Experience Amplifies Her Desire for Research Career

    ... sickle cell anemia, and had a transplant from an unrelated donor . The hospital often held events like bingo or treasure hunts for the ...

    Patient Chronicle last updated 04/26/2018 - 12:47pm.

  4. Diagnosis and Treatment of Aplastic Anemia

    ... number of factors including AA severity, age of the patient, donor availability, and access to optimal therapies. For newly diagnosed severe ... therapy include encouraging results with closely matched unrelated donor transplants in younger patients and the emerging benefits ...

    Research Article last updated 01/30/2018 - 10:53am.

  5. Drug reduces acute GVHD in unrelated HSCTs

    ... Vorinostat Lowers Acute GVHD in Patients Receiving Unrelated Donor HSCT Article Source:  ...

    Article last updated 02/27/2017 - 1:45pm.

  6. Unrelated cord blood transplantation in a child with very severe aplastic anemia

    ... Recently, bone marrow transplantation from an unrelated donor has been recommended as an option for the treatment of very severe ...

    Research Article last updated 02/04/2013 - 1:41pm.

  7. Repurposing older drugs to help prevent GVHD

    ... to prevent GVHD after myeloablative conditioning, unrelated donor HCT Article Source:  ...

    Article last updated 10/18/2017 - 8:48am.

  8. Stem Cell Transplant from Unrelated Donor in Patients with Severe Aplastic Anemia: Indications, Donor Selection, Conditioning, GVHD Prophylaxis

    ... younger than 40 years, with a HLA identical sibling donor. For patients older than 40 years, IST was the only therapeutic option. ... two decades, the improved results in the setting of unrelated donor (UD) transplantation have allowed us to introduce UD HSCT ...

    Research Article last updated 03/03/2015 - 11:27am.

  9. Outcome of patients activating an unrelated donor search for severe acquired aplastic anemia.

    ... with severe aplastic anemia (SAA) without a sibling donor receive immunosuppressive treatment (IST) with anti-thymocyte globulin (ATG). In the case of no response to IST, a voluntary unrelated donor (VUD) search is usually started. This study analyzes the ...

    Research Article last updated 07/09/2013 - 2:50pm.

  10. SAA patient finds unrelated donor match in 2 weeks

    ... meet. He was notified in late February that a marrow donor who lives in the United States had been found after just two weeks and ... people searching for a lifesaving match never get an unrelated donor who might cure them of their disease or cancer. ...

    Article last updated 03/21/2017 - 11:19am.