hematopoietic stem cell transplantation

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hematopoietic stem cell transplantation

Hematology A therapy in which defective hematopoietic cells are replaced with normal BM cells after chemotherapy and/or RT Indications AML, breast CA, CML, germ cell tumors, lymphoma, myelodysplastic syndrome, myeloma, neuroblastoma, ovarian CA, Wilms' tumor; nonmalignant lesions–congenital metabolic diseases, SCID
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ISLAMABAD -- The Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (Pims) Cardiac Centre and Bone Marrow Transplant Centre are in limbo again, after their employees' contracts expired on June 30.
ISLAMABAD -- Lives of more than 500 children affected by thalassemia are at risk as the ministry of health has refused to extend contracts of doctors and staff in Bone Marrow Transplant Centre (BMTC) of Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (Pims).
M2 PRESSWIRE-July 26, 2019-: Global Bone Marrow Transplant Market Analysis 2019 - Dynamics, Trends, Revenue, Regional Segmented, Outlook & Forecast Till 2025
For the thousands of Filipinos with any of these diseases, a bone marrow transplant may provide their only hope for remission.
Sergio Giralt, Chief, Adult Bone Marrow Transplant Service at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center presented the late breaking oral presentation.
He further said that soon Bone Marrow Transplant Centre would be completed which would remedy the problems of the patients.
Hackensack Meridian Health Hackensack University Medical Center held its third annual Blood and Marrow Transplant RN Fellowship Graduation Ceremony for nine registered nurses from its BMT units.Hackensack Meridian Health Hackensack University Medical Center held its third annual Blood and Marrow Transplant RN Fellowship Graduation Ceremony for nine registered nurses from its BMT units.
Summary: Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Dec 22 (BusinessWire India): Apollo Hospitals Navi Mumbai, a multi-specialty tertiary care hospital accredited with JCI and NABH quality accreditation, recently launched an advanced 3-bed HEPA filtered Bone Marrow Transplant (BMT) unit.
One of the only ways to cure Thalassaemia major is a successful bone marrow transplant which patients currently travel abroad for.
Tulio Rodriguez, director of Bone Marrow Transplant Services at Advocate Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge.
With a bone marrow transplant being the only cure for Thalassemia, it becomes very important to find a matching donor for such treatment.
ISLAMABAD -- Researchers have discovered that a rabbit virus can kill some kinds of cancer cells and eliminate a common unwanted side effects of bone marrow transplants. For patients with blood cancers such as leukaemia and multiple myeloma, a bone marrow transplant can be both curative and perilous.