Drug eases GVHD symptoms in patients who had stem cell transplant

12/1/2011 | U.S. News & World Report

Daily, low-dose injections of interleukin-2 eased symptoms of graft-versus-host disease, or GVHD, in cancer patients who underwent allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation, according to a study published in the New England Journal of Medicine. Of 23 patients given the drug for eight weeks, 12 showed improvement, according to the study.

View Full Article in:

U.S. News & World Report

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Vice-President of Technology and Regulatory Affairs
AdvaMed
Washington DC, DC
Sr Product Manager Global Marketing (US/DA/00/0085/SL) - 14000009V3
Abbott
Chicago, IL
Director of Medicare Products
Bluegrass Family Health
Lexington, KY
Director of Medicare Products
Bluegrass Family Health
Lexington, KY
Vice President, Information Technology
HealthPartners
MN