Navigation Links
International gene therapy trial for 'bubble boy' disease shows promising early results
Date:12/7/2013

the time from donor search request to transplant. Surprisingly, there were no significant differences between the groups in the total number of patients receiving transplants when considering all sources (WNE 63% vs. non-WNE 56%). Compared to WNE patients, non-WNE had more cord blood (21 vs. 3%) and haploidentical transplants (10 vs. 1%), while WNE patients had more fully matched donor transplants (69% found a fully matched donor, while only 20% of non-WNE found the same). Researchers observed a slight difference in wait time from search request to transplant between the two groups (median 110 days for WNE vs. median 132 days for non-WNE); however, the data did not indicate whether the delay would impact outcomes.

"We are encouraged by our results demonstrating that ethnic minority patients' access to transplants has improved considerably, thanks to aggressive recruitment to global registries and data supporting use of new options like haploidentical and cord blood transplants," said study author Robert N. Lown, MD, of University College London Cancer Institute and the Anthony Nolan Research Institute in the United Kingdom. "While we are bridging the gap in access, our next step is to identify potential minority transplant candidates earlier to determine their eligibility and help them seek the right transplant option."

Dr. Lown will present this study during a poster presentation at 5:30 p.m. CST on Saturday, December 7, in Hall G of the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center.

Full-Intensity Transplantation and Short Telomeres Increase the Risk of Cognitive Impairment After Allogeneic Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation (HSCT) Results of a Prospective Longitudinal Study [913]

While a hematopoietic stem cell transplant (HSCT) is often a lifesaving procedure, previous reports have associated transplant-related chemotherapy and radiation as having a
'/>"/>

Contact: Irene Sege
irene.sege@childrens.harvard.edu
617-919-3110
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Source:Eurekalert  

Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7

Related biology news :

1. Ultracold matter technology from CU and SRI International licensed to Boulders ColdQuanta
2. International Polar Year conference: From knowledge to action
3. Large international study finds memory in adults impacted by versions of 4 genes
4. International team uncovers new genes that shape brain size, intelligence
5. Southampton researchers lead 2 international projects to help people out of poverty
6. UCSD researchers: Where international climate policy has failed, grassroots efforts can succeed
7. Washington University receives $8 million to lead international childhood malnutrition effort
8. Early Bird Discounts Available on International Healthcare and Biotechnology Conferences, Save Up To $600 with Global Information
9. New HealthFocus® International Study Reveals Five Very Different Weight Management Consumers
10. OU scientists and international team deciper the genetic code of the tomato
11. Digicel Launches Worlds First Biometric Identification System For International Money Transfers
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
International gene therapy trial for 'bubble boy' disease shows promising early results
(Date:5/19/2015)... Sweden , May 18, 2015 ... fingerprint sensors FPC1020, FPC1025, FPC1145, FPC1155 and FPC1035 from one ... from June until and including Q3 2015 and the sensors ... . Communicated order values for 2015 hereby amount to ... for Q1 2015 of 140 MSEK and a number of ...
(Date:5/18/2015)... , May 18, 2015 Fingerprint Cards ... FPC1020, FPC1025, FPC1145, FPC1155 and FPC1035 from one if its ... until and including Q3 2015 and the sensors will be ... Communicated order values for 2015 hereby amount to 740 MSEK ... 2015 of 140 MSEK and a number of smaller orders ...
(Date:5/11/2015)... , May 11, 2015  Synaptics Incorporated (NASDAQ: ... interface solutions, today announced the appointment of ... Chief Financial Officer, reporting to Rick Bergman ... current Chief Financial Officer, Kathleen Bayless , ... Mr. Ali brings extensive financial management ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Fingerprint Cards Receives Touch Fingerprint Sensor Order of SEK 230 Million and Raises Revenue Guidance for 2015 2Fingerprint Cards Receives Touch Fingerprint Sensor Order of SEK 230 Million and Raises Revenue Guidance for 2015 2Synaptics Appoints Wajid Ali as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer 2
... In today,s world, we simply cannot do without lasers. We ... weld, cut, or bend car components, survey roads, monitor our ... from the Fraunhofer Institute for Applied Solid State Physics IAF ... Their quantum cascade laser a particular type of infrared ...
... 2013 -- Research!America,s 18th annual Advocacy Awards will honor ... distinguished in their commitment to advancing medicine and health. ... 2014, at the Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium in Washington, ... The 2014 Advocacy Award winners are actress Glenn ...
... Bizkaia, Bilbao Chemicals (Barakaldo 1947-1987) and Nexana (Erandio 1952-1982), ... environment with no control whatsoever. Today we have become ... by this dumping and the difficulty in achieving this ... destroy the lindane mixed with the soil. A study ...
Cached Biology News:Lasers offer an automated way to test drinking water 2Lasers offer an automated way to test drinking water 3Research!America honors leaders in medical and health research advocacy 2Research!America honors leaders in medical and health research advocacy 3Research!America honors leaders in medical and health research advocacy 4A fresh solution for the lindane problem 2A fresh solution for the lindane problem 3
(Date:6/2/2015)... LONDON , June 2, 2015 ... & Inner Emotion Scanner. Scan & Read People. Analyze ... PLAY & ART Concepts, including the very first Responsive-RPG: ... ) , , , , ... to probe and truly affect your inner feelings - ...
(Date:6/2/2015)... 02, 2015 Cirrascale Corporation ... and rackmount computing and storage infrastructure for conventional ... of its high density scale-out, two-in-one video delivery ... RM1622D . The high density, two-in-one system supports ... family with Intel® Iris™ Pro graphics P6300 and ...
(Date:6/2/2015)... June 2, 2015   Y-Prime, Inc ., ... BIO Exhibition 2015 in Philadelphia ... largest biotechnology gathering, allows influential decision makers from ... they can evaluate emerging technologies such as YPrime. ... in the design, implementation and management of Interactive ...
(Date:6/2/2015)... 2015   BioClinica ® , Inc., a ... that David Peters , an accomplished senior finance ... and Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and will be joining ... more than 25 years of financial and accounting experience ... and deep knowledge in all areas of finance, accounting ...
Breaking Biology Technology:ARGUS - The World's First Inner Emotion Scanner Launches on KickStarter 2ARGUS - The World's First Inner Emotion Scanner Launches on KickStarter 3Cirrascale® Announces Support for Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1200 v4 Product Family; Launches Server Offering Optimized for Low Cost-per-Stream Transcoding Applications 2Cirrascale® Announces Support for Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1200 v4 Product Family; Launches Server Offering Optimized for Low Cost-per-Stream Transcoding Applications 3YPrime at BIO Exhibition in Philadelphia and DIA in Washington DC during the month of June 2BioClinica Names David Peters New Chief Financial Officer 2
... , ... ... ... ...
... ... with a Complete, Cloud-Enabled API for Developers , ... Westborough, Mass. (Vocus) March 4, 2010 -- This seminar details the fast-growing ... The free seminar will include lunch, discussion, and startup to Free Basic Account. , ...
... ... ... ... ...
Cached Biology Technology:OncoGenex Pharmaceuticals to Webcast Discussion of Financial Results for Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2009 2OncoGenex Pharmaceuticals to Webcast Discussion of Financial Results for Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2009 3GenomeQuest Hosting Seminar at X Gen Congress In San Diego 2GenomeQuest Hosting Seminar at X Gen Congress In San Diego 3Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announces financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2009 2Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announces financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2009 3Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announces financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2009 4Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announces financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2009 5Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announces financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2009 6Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announces financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2009 7Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announces financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2009 8Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announces financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2009 9Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announces financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2009 10Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announces financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2009 11Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announces financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2009 12Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announces financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2009 13Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announces financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2009 14Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announces financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2009 15Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announces financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2009 16Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announces financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2009 17Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announces financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2009 18Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announces financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2009 19Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announces financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2009 20Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announces financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2009 21Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announces financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2009 22Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announces financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2009 23Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announces financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2009 24Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announces financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2009 25Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announces financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2009 26Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announces financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2009 27Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announces financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2009 28Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announces financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2009 29Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announces financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2009 30Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announces financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2009 31Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announces financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2009 32
...
... Ascent is the first nephelometer ... microplates. Nepheloskan measures light scattering ... for particle quantification. This makes ... in drug discovery, immunoprecipitation, and ...
... Source: Streptomycin verticillus USBio Analyzed PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS Form: White ... tests pH (10 units/ml): 4.5 to 6.0 Loss On Drying: ... or equal to 0.1% Bleomycin Content: A 2 : 55 ... + B 2 : greater than or equal to 90% ...
... Vacuum pumps deliver critical performance for all ... control optimizes pump performance to suit all ... for convenient checking of proper oil levels ... pumps is designed to work with all ...
Biology Products: