Study reveals similar outcomes in "mini transplant" patients from related, unrelated donor cells

12/4/2007 | MedicalNewsToday (U.K.)

Using tissue-matched cells from related or unrelated donors yields comparable outcomes for patients who undergo nonmyeloablative stem cell transplants for blood cancers, according to a study. Researchers say if patients need a "mini transplant" but cannot find a suitable related donor, physicians should not delay the transplant if they can find a matched unrelated donor.

View Full Article in:

MedicalNewsToday (U.K.)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Product Development Manager, Disposable Medical Products
ASAHI INTECC, Orange County CA R&D Center
Santa Ana, CA
Neurovascular Intervention Product Sales Rep, North East
ASAHI INTECC
Multiple Locations, SL_Multiple Locations
Senior Manager, Compliance
Stryker
Fremont, CA
Director, Office of Device Evaluation
FDA, Center for Devices and Radiological Health
Silver Spring, MD
Director, Office of Compliance
FDA, Center for Devices and Radiological Health
Silver Spring, MD