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Technology Insight: hematopoietic stem cell (HSCs) transplantation for systemic rheumatic disease.


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#1 LisaBulman

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Posted 04 March 2008 - 03:34 AM

Technology Insight: hematopoietic stem cell (HSCs) transplantation for systemic rheumatic disease. Transplantation of HSCs for the treatment of autoimmune diseases aims to fundamentally correct the dysregulated immune system, which could result in sustained clinical remission or potential cure. (PubMed) Nat Clin Pract Rheumatol. 2008 Feb 19. (Also see: Stem Cell Transplant)

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Posted 04 March 2008 - 12:19 PM

Fantastic!
24 days...

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Posted 05 March 2008 - 04:27 PM

Awesome Peanut
You must be soooo excited! Do you have to do much to prepare for your transplant?
Susannah x