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Diverse gut microbiota may improve OS in allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation

March 27, 2018
SALT LAKE CITY — Diversity of gut microbiota at the time of neutrophil engraftment in allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation…
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Modified Hopkins conditioning may improve donor engraftment for sickle cell disease

March 14, 2018
SALT LAKE CITY — An altered version of the Hopkins conditioning regimen may lead to more stable donor engraftment without severe toxicity among…
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Novel drug shows early efficacy for steroid-dependent chronic GVHD

March 2, 2018
SALT LAKE CITY — Treatment with the novel drug KD025 appeared well tolerated and showed encouraging clinical responses for patients with…
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CAR T-cell therapy may serve as bridge to transplantation for ALL

February 28, 2018
SALT LAKE CITY — Chimeric antigen receptor T-cell therapy may have a synergistic role with hematopoietic stem cell transplantation to improve…
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Herpes zoster vaccine safe, effective after HSCT

February 27, 2018
SALT LAKE CITY — Use of herpes zoster vaccine following an autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplant showed a vaccine efficacy of 68% with…
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CAR T-cell therapy shows efficacy for extramedullary ALL

February 27, 2018
SALT LAKE CITY — Activity of anti-CD22 chimeric antigen receptor T-cell therapy occurred among children and young adults with extramedullary…
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Researchers compare late effects of donor graft sources

February 26, 2018
SALT LAKE CITY — Hematopoietic stem cell transplant survivors who received umbilical cord blood grafts appeared less likely to experience bone…
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Nonmyeloablative haploidentical allogeneic bone marrow transplant feasible for sickle cell disease

February 26, 2018
SALT LAKE CITY — Among patients with severe hemoglobinopathies, greater total body irradiation followed by nonmyeloablative haploidentical…
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Cyclophosphamide combination superior for graft-versus-host disease prophylaxis

February 25, 2018
SALT LAKE CITY — Adults treated with mycophenolate mofetil and tacrolimus plus cyclophosphamide after
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Breast milk consumption during bone marrow transplant benefits infants, young children

February 24, 2018
SALT LAKE CITY — Consuming human milk modified the intestinal microbiome and appeared associated with reduced inflammation and…