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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…
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Diverse gut microbiota may protect gastrointestinal tract in acute graft-versus-host disease

HemOnc Today, April 10, 2018
SALT LAKE CITY — A diverse gut microbiota demonstrated a local protective effect among patients with nongastrointestinal or upper…
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Diverse gut microbiota may protect gastrointestinal tract in acute graft-versus-host disease

February 24, 2018
SALT LAKE CITY — A diverse gut microbiota demonstrated a local protective effect among patients with nongastrointestinal or upper…
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Axicabtagene ciloleucel CAR T-cell therapy shows long-term benefit for non-Hodgkin lymphoma

February 23, 2018
SALT LAKE CITY — The chimeric antigen receptor T-cell therapy axicabtagene ciloleucel induced significant clinical benefit with manageable…
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Cord blood transplant via NiCord reduces time to neutrophil, platelet recovery

February 23, 2018
SALT LAKE CITY — NiCord single unit expanded umbilical cord blood transplantation decreased time to neutrophil and platelet recovery, according…
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Genetic marker linked to prolonged time on opioids after HSCT

February 23, 2018
SALT LAKE CITY — Wild-type alleles found in the rs1042713 genotype of the beta-2 adrenergic receptor gene appeared to prolong time to optimal…
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Transplant physicians have ‘substantial concerns’ regarding palliative care services

February 23, 2018
SALT LAKE CITY — Hematopoietic stem cell transplant physicians reported substantial concerns about palliative care clinicians’ knowledge…
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Extracorporeal photopheresis shows promise for bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome

February 23, 2018
SALT LAKE CITY — Extracorporeal photopheresis stabilized forced expiratory volume in the first breath, or FEV1, values and prolonged survival…