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July 30th, 2015

Promising Survival for AML Patients Treated with Stem Cells from Related Half Matched Donor

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Patients with acute myeloid leukemia (AML) may have a promising new treatment option. Research shows that stem cell transplant from a “half matched” related donor plus chemotherapy results in similar survival as a transplant from an unrelated matched donor. Further more, transplant from a half matched donor lowers the risk of graft-versus-host disease (GVHD). These […]

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