Navigation Links
Graft-versus-Host Diseases can Be Predicted

Human-to-human organ transplantation saves and enhances the lives of a number of patients suffering from many forms of end-stage organ failure//. Today, transplantation is the leading form of treatment for several debilitating diseases.

Graft-versus-host disease occurs when white blood cells from the donor attack tissues of the recipient. It is a very serious complication after stem cell transplantation from related or unrelated donors and may represent a cause of death in 30 to 50 percent of patients.

Graft-versus-host disease is a complication of allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation, which results from recognition of recipient antigens by immune T cells from the donor.

Two papers published this week investigate how graft versus host disease might be predicted after hematopoietic cell transplantation.

In the first paper “Prediction of Graft-Versus-Host Disease by Gene-Expression Profiling of Donors” Claude Perreault and colleagues from the University of Montreal tested whether some donors may react more strongly against recipient cells than others. Using microarrays, they measured the gene-expression profiles of CD4+ and CD8+ T cells from 50 donors and were able to show that donor gene-expression profile in these cells had a strong influence on the occurrence of graft-versus-host disease in the recipient.

Source-Eurekalert
PR
'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. In Chronic Diseases - Poor compliance of Patients with drug treatment
2. ICMR along with other International Research organisation with drug development for Neglected Diseases
3. Chronic Diseases said to Cause Falls in the Elderly
4. Viagra Also Found To Be Effective For Treatment of Lung Diseases
5. The Drug Tetrathiomolybdate Found To Be Useful For Various Diseases
6. New Oral Medication That Could Arrest Autoimmune Diseases In its early Stages
7. New Diseases
8. Incidence Of Sexually Transmitted Diseases Among Gay Men On The Rise
9. Controlled Gene Expressions Can Cure Many Diseases
10. Patients Suffering From Severe Mental Diseases Are At Risk Of Being Crime Victims
11. Digoxin Pill To Fight Against Both Heart Diseases And Cancer
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
TAG: Graft versus Host Diseases can Predicted

(Date:4/21/2015)... 2015 Patients seeking surgical treatment for ... choice for receiving treatment at a nationally accredited program ... quality of care in the greater Tampa area. ... center has been accredited as a Comprehensive Center under ... Program (MBSAQIP), a joint program of the American College ...
(Date:4/21/2015)... 21, 2015 Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital, ... Care Exchange to automatically send continuation of care ... to further improve communication with clinics and other ambulatory ... Alert solution. , “Provider Alert will enable ... patient information they need to provide continuing care in ...
(Date:4/21/2015)... “ ZeroWire ” was featured on ... takes a look at the latest and coolest technology ... special reporter for NewsWatch and a technology expert, conducted ... a security system and lifestyle management hub. , According ... 2 million burglaries in 2010. It goes without saying ...
(Date:4/21/2015)... BC (PRWEB) April 21, 2015 Angelo’s ... complimentary pick-up and delivery for clients that avail the ... Surrey by Angelo’s is done with hi-tech equipments, making ... for customers. They use all natural, high pressure steam ... well as hand washing for area rugs made with ...
(Date:4/21/2015)... Lowcostcarinsuranceprice.com has released a new blog post explaining how ... , SUVs are large vehicles that fare well in ... a smaller regular car shows that passengers from the first ... safer in crashes, but these large vehicles may be unstable ... It is now possible to find low cost car insurance ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Florida Hospital Tampa Achieves National Accreditation from the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program 2Health News:Florida Hospital Tampa Achieves National Accreditation from the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program 3Health News:Florida Hospital Tampa Achieves National Accreditation from the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program 4Health News:Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital to Improve Ambulatory Information Sharing with Summit Healthcare's Summit Provider Alert 2Health News:A Leader in Home Security was Featured on NewsWatch Television 2Health News:Angelo’s FabriClean Now Offers Area Rug Cleaning in South Surrey with Complimentary Pick-Up and Delivery 2Health News:Auto Insurance Quotes For SUVs Are Available Online 2
... Treatment that increases brain levels of an important regulatory ... characterizes Huntington,s disease (HD) and other neurodegenerative disorders. ... Nature Medicine , a Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH)-based research ... a family of enzymes called sirtuins, in the brain ...
... The busy holiday season may disrupt many people,s daily routines, ... to remember to look after your teeth, an expert advises. ... treats and drink alcoholic beverages more than usual," Dr. George ... an academy news release. "Additionally, with their busy schedules ...
... Accelerated partial breast irradiation using brachytherapy (APBIb) for ... increasing over the last several years in the ... (WBI), according to a study published December 16th ... Cancer Institute . Various types of APBI ...
... , FRIDAY, Dec. 16 (HealthDay News) -- ,Draft recommendations ... trials for medical devices were released Friday by the ... size, diet, social and cultural factors, and types of ... medical products and devices than men, according to the ...
... scientists at the University of California, San Francisco has ... disorder called PKD/IC, or "paroxysmal kinesigenic dyskinesia with infantile ... disorders in older children. The study involved clinics ... London and Istanbul and may improve the ability of ...
... 16 (HealthDay News) -- Chronic pain can hinder communication ... partner,s ability to cope with the pain, according to ... validation of a spouse,s emotions (showing respect and acceptance) ... emotions (showing hostility or no interest) increases emotional distance ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Regulatory enzyme overexpression may protect against neurodegeneration in Huntington's disease 2Health News:Dentist Gives Advice to Keep Holiday Smiles Bright 2Health News:Advantages and motivations uncertain behind use of brachytherapy for breast cancer radiotherapy 2Health News:Advantages and motivations uncertain behind use of brachytherapy for breast cancer radiotherapy 3Health News:FDA Seeks to Get More Women Into Trials of Medical Devices 2Health News:UCSF-led team discovers cause of rare disease 2Health News:Spouse's Reaction May Affect Pain Management 2
(Date:4/21/2015)... , April 21, 2015  St. Vincent Healthcare ... patient care. Already following strict disinfection routines, St. ... SmartUVC to eliminate harmful germs, like Ebola, methicillin-resistant ... norovirus that can infect patients during their hospital ... Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150420/199749LOGO ...
(Date:4/21/2015)... 2015 Legal cannabis markets, products ... at a rapid pace over the next five years ... services for indoor/outdoor cultivators and new cannabis products for ... (OTC: SRNA), Totally Hemp Crazy Inc. (OTC: THCZ), Medical ... 22 nd Century Group, Inc. (NYSE: XXII ...
(Date:4/21/2015)... -- IntelliQuit™, the world,s first smartphone breathalyzer for smokers, was selected to present as a finalist at ... on Wednesday April 22.  Photo ... ... ... Thirty percent (30%) of all cardiovascular disease is caused by smoking. The ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:St. Vincent Healthcare Deploys Germ-Killing Robot to Prevent Infection, Protect Patients During Hospital Visits 2St. Vincent Healthcare Deploys Germ-Killing Robot to Prevent Infection, Protect Patients During Hospital Visits 3New Technology, Innovative Products & State-of-the-Art Equipment in the Legal Cannabidiol Industries Continue to Provide Growing Revenue Opportunities 2New Technology, Innovative Products & State-of-the-Art Equipment in the Legal Cannabidiol Industries Continue to Provide Growing Revenue Opportunities 3New Technology, Innovative Products & State-of-the-Art Equipment in the Legal Cannabidiol Industries Continue to Provide Growing Revenue Opportunities 4New Technology, Innovative Products & State-of-the-Art Equipment in the Legal Cannabidiol Industries Continue to Provide Growing Revenue Opportunities 5New Technology, Innovative Products & State-of-the-Art Equipment in the Legal Cannabidiol Industries Continue to Provide Growing Revenue Opportunities 6New Technology, Innovative Products & State-of-the-Art Equipment in the Legal Cannabidiol Industries Continue to Provide Growing Revenue Opportunities 7IntelliQuit World's First Smartphone Breathalyzer for Smokers to Present to American Heart Association Innovation Investment Forum 2IntelliQuit World's First Smartphone Breathalyzer for Smokers to Present to American Heart Association Innovation Investment Forum 3
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference ... laboratory research and development. ARUP offers an ... unique medical tests in clinical and anatomic ... ARUP Laboratories' clients include more than half ...
... a national reference laboratory and a worldwide ... ARUP offers an extensive test menu of ... clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by the ... more than half of the nation's university ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference laboratory ... research and development. ARUP offers an extensive ... medical tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. ... Laboratories' clients include more than half of ...
... Laboratories is a national reference laboratory and ... and development. ARUP offers an extensive test ... tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned ... clients include more than half of the ...
Medicine Products: