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Promising results with expanded UCB product

SALT LAKE CITY—An expanded umbilical cord blood (UCB) product can produce favorable outcomes as a stand-alone graft, according to a presentation...

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Outcomes appear similar with MAC and RIC

SALT LAKE CITY—New research suggests outcomes may be similar whether patients receive ­myeloablative conditioning (MAC) or reduced-intensity...

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Team identifies biomarkers for cGVHD in kids

SALT LAKE CITY—Researchers say they have identified prognostic biomarkers for chronic graft-vs-host disease (cGVHD) in children. The group found...

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Expanded UCB product can stand alone

SALT LAKE CITY—The expanded umbilical cord blood (UCB) product NiCord can be used as a stand-alone graft, according to research presented at the...

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Regimen deemed ‘safe and feasible’ in MM

SALT LAKE CITY—A novel transplant regimen is “safe and feasible” for patients with multiple myeloma (MM), according to a presentation at the 2018...

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Tocilizumab shows promise for GVHD prevention

ORLANDO – The interleuken-6 receptor blocker tocilizumab showed promising activity for preventing graft-versus-host disease when added to standard...