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2009-12-07 14:42:08

Although bone marrow transplants have long been standard for acute leukemia, current treatments still rely on exact matches between donor and patient.

2009-12-05 14:00:00

The methods and outcomes for stem cell transplants are constantly improving as leading experts continue to investigate new approaches for reducing the serious adverse events associated with the procedure.

2009-12-05 14:00:00

NEW ORLEANS, Dec. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- The methods and outcomes for stem cell transplants are constantly improving as leading experts continue to investigate new approaches for reducing the serious adverse events associated with the procedure.

2005-08-29 15:37:12

Research published by the University of Helsinki, Finland, indicates that cytostatic and radiation therapies administered before stem cell transplantation often damage children's permanent teeth.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.