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Among patients receiving immunosuppressive therapy for severe aplastic anemia, a condition in which the bone marrow is unable to produce blood cells, the length of telomeres (chromosome markers of biological aging) was clearly associated with a higher rate of relapse and lower overall survival.
EXTON, Pa., Aug. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- BioTrends Research Group, Inc. recently published its TreatmentTrendsÂ®: Kidney Transplantation report. This report is based on online survey results from over 150 physicians (general nephrologists, transplant nephrologists and transplant surgeons).
For patients with IgA nephropathy, a type of kidney disease, steroid treatment can prevent or delay loss of kidney function.
PRINCETON, N.J., June 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Soligenix, Inc.
Researchers have identified a distinct pattern of gene expression in the largest reported group of kidney transplant recipients who have not rejected the transplant kidneys even though they stopped taking anti-rejection drugs.
Three new reports describe biomarkers that identify either kidney transplant recipients likely to maintain excellent and stable allograft function in the absence of immunosuppressive drugs or those at risk of losing their transplants.
PRINCETON, N.J., May 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Soligenix, Inc.
PRINCETON, N.J., May 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Soligenix, Inc.
Two-year results from phase III clinical trials show the experimental immunosuppressive drug belatacept can better preserve kidney function in kidney transplant recipients while preventing graft rejection when compared with the standard immunosuppressive drug cyclosporine.
Kidney transplant recipients are known to have a higher risk of cancer, compared to the general population, due to the need to take immunosuppressive drugs to prevent organ rejection.
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