No More Chemo + Radiation For Kids Getting Stem Cells
Posted Sep 02 2009 8:04pm
This novel approach represents a shift from the paradigm that intensive chemotherapy or radiotherapy is needed for donor stem-cell engraftment.
New Technique Reduces Toxicity Associated With Stem Cell Transplants in Children
NEW YORK — September 1, 2009 — A minimal-intensity conditioning (MIC) regimen using antibodies instead of high dose chemotherapy may reduce the short and long term [...]