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  1. MDS Drug Therapy

    ... had some positive response to treatment, meaning that blood counts went up. The percentage of patients still surviving after two ... Tiredness and weakness Low blood counts (most often the white blood cells or platelets) It is important for you to know that ...

    Topic section last updated 03/10/2016 - 11:26pm.

  2. Extended Dosing With Eltrombopag for Severe Aplastic Anemia

    ... Severe aplastic anemia (SAA) is a life-threatening blood disease that can be successfully treated with immunosuppressive drug ... suggesting it could have an impact of production of red and white blood cells as well as platelets. The 2nd generation oral small ...

    Clinical Trial last updated 04/26/2016 - 9:36am.

  3. Administration of Donor Multi TAA-Specific T Cells for AML or MDS (ADSPAM)

    ... This research study uses special blood cells called multiple tumor-associated antigen (TAA)-specific T cells (a ... killed. The investigators previously tested whether special white blood cells (called T cells) that were trained to kill EBV-infected cells ...

    Clinical Trial last updated 04/28/2016 - 11:40am.

  4. AML Therapy With Irradiated Allogeneic Cells

    ... standard chemotherapy induces a complete remission. Blood cells obtained from a donor include a variety of blood cells that may ... including: DONOR: age >= 18 years old DONOR: white blood cells (WBC) 4.0-10.0 x 10^3/mm^3 DONOR: platelet count ...

    Clinical Trial last updated 06/13/2016 - 3:14pm.

  5. FAQs

    ... anemia happens when your bone marrow stops making enough blood-forming stem cells . Most experts believe aplastic anemia occurs ... older; the average age at diagnosis is 72 * Most often white (Caucasian) Native Americans, African-Americans, Inuits, Asians, and ...

    Topic section last updated 03/02/2016 - 11:43am.

  6. MDS 101: Understanding Diagnosis and Treatment

    ... does not work well and fails to make enough healthy blood cells. People diagnosed with MDS can have low numbers of red blood cells, white blood cells, or platelets, or a combination of any of these. During ...

    LMS Item last updated 06/10/2016 - 1:24pm.

  7. MDS 101: Understanding Diagnosis and Treatment

    ... does not work well and fails to make enough healthy blood cells. People diagnosed with MDS can have low numbers of red blood cells, white blood cells, or platelets, or a combination of any of these. In ...

    LMS Item last updated 06/10/2016 - 1:24pm.

  8. Bone Marrow and Stem Cell Transplantation

    ... in our Online Learning Center . What are blood-forming stem cells? Blood cells are made in your bone marrow, a ... produce all three types of blood cells – red blood cells, white blood cells and platelets. When blood cells are mature and functional, ...

    Page last updated 09/30/2014 - 11:47am.

  9. Aplastic Anemia 101: Understanding Diagnosis and Treatment

    ... that happens when the bone marrow stops making enough red blood cells, white blood cells and platelets for the body. Aplastic anemia can be ...

    LMS Item last updated 06/10/2016 - 1:24pm.

  10. Aplastic Anemia 101: Understanding Diagnosis and Treatment

    ... that happens when the bone marrow stops making enough red blood cells, white blood cells and platelets for the body. Aplastic anemia can be moderate, ...

    LMS Item last updated 06/10/2016 - 1:24pm.