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High Dose Immunoablation & Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation vs Monthly Intravenous Pulse Therapy Cyclophosphomide (CPP) in Severe Systemic Sclerosis. A scleroderma therapeutic trial comparing the safety and efficacy of 2 different cyclophosphamide (CPP)-based therapeutic strategies: pulse therapy with CPP and the “gold standard” therapy vs autologous stem cell transplantation after obliterating the native bone marrow with megadoses of CPP.
Conclusion The strategy may improve scleroderma management.
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The ASTIS database is available for free online from a bilingual website (French and English) at http://www.
The research project descriptions collected in ASTIS can help people find information on research being conducted at research facilities or in specific areas (including their own, in the case of northern communities).
The ASTIS database currently describes 17 000 Canadian research projects and 61 000 publications and is happy to collaborate with other Canadian and international organizations to connect and share information.
Executive Director Maribeth Murray and ASTIS Manager Shannon Vossepoel traveled to Halifax, Nova Scotia, in early December to attend ArcticNet's 9th Annual Scientific Meeting (December 9-13) and staff the AINA booth in the exhibitor's hall of the World Trade and Convention Centre, where the annual meeting was held.
ASTIS also supports 15 subset databases, and three of these databases have shown significant growth in recent months.
ASTIS and its subset databases are available for free from the Arctic Institute of North America website at www.
ASTIS has a mandate to make information about northern Canada more accessible to all and can be accessed for free online at www.