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  • oncology
  • Prof. Reuven Or, the director of the Center for Stem Cell Ttransplantation, Research, and Development, completed his fellowship in hematology/oncology at the Hadassah University Medical Center where he specialized in bone marrow transplantation. (isracast.com)
  • The radiation oncology program of the Radiation Therapy Center (RTC) at Louisiana Health Sciences Center Shreveport focuses on "what is best for the cancer patient. (feistweiller.org)
  • This trial represents one of the most innovative clinical trials to arise from the growing partnership between the Hematology & Medical Oncology and Pediatrics departments at Emory School of Medicine, Emory Healthcare, and Children's Healthcare of Atlanta," says William (Bill) G. Woods, MD, director of the Aflac Cancer Center. (emory.edu)
  • This is quite literally a new level of care and discovery that is first in Georgia, first in humans and first in children," says Jacques Galipeau, MD, director of EPIC, a professor of pediatric hematology-oncology at Emory School of Medicine and member of Aflac Cancer Center at Children's and Winship Cancer Institute. (emory.edu)
  • Heslop's first faculty appointment was as Assistant Member of the Division of Bone Marrow Transplantation in the Department of Hematology-Oncology at the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • Adults with sickle cell disease are now living on average until about age 50 with blood transfusions and drugs to help with pain crises, but their quality of life can be very low," says Dr. Damiano Rondelli, chief of hematology/oncology and director of the blood and marrow transplant program at UI Health, and corresponding author on the paper. (healthcanal.com)
  • He is Head of the Division of Hematologic Oncology, Alan Houghton Chair in Immunology, Attending Physician on the Adult Bone Marrow Transplantation Service, and Member at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC) in New York, New York. (wikipedia.org)
  • From 1994-1997, van den Brink was a Clinical Fellow in Hematology and Oncology at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and a Clinical Fellow in Medicine at Harvard Medical School in Boston, Massachusetts. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Oncology Center is one of the core competencies of King Fahad Specialist Hospital, Dammam. (wikipedia.org)
  • He engaged in medical research in the early fifties, and took an internship in immunology and oncology in the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York. (wikipedia.org)
  • gene therapy
  • It combines the knowledge we've gained on gene therapy to enhance immunotherapy. (fredhutch.org)
  • Updates on new bone marrow transplant (BMT) methods and other emerging therapies, such as gene therapy and immunotherapy, are provided here. (seattlecca.org)
  • In collaboration with the Hutch, the Fanconi Anemia Center at Seattle Children's initiated the word's first-ever clinical trial of lentivirus vector-based gene therapy for patients with Fanconi anemia (FA). (seattlecca.org)
  • The SCCA gene therapy trial is for young adults who cannot have BMT-the standard treatment-because they are too ill or lack a donor match. (seattlecca.org)
  • CAR-T (Chimeric Antigen Receptor-T cell) Therapy is a new form of immunotherapy/gene therapy, where T-cells are re-directed to attack tumor cells. (psu.edu)
  • She is a professor in the Department of Medicine and Pediatrics at Baylor College of Medicine and the director of the Center for Cell and Gene Therapy at Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children's Hospital and Houston Methodist Hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • Together with other Center for Cell and Gene Therapy doctors, Heslop runs over 20 clinical trials of antigen specific and genetically modified T cells. (wikipedia.org)
  • Malcolm K. Brenner (born August 4, 1951, in the UK) is a British clinical scientist working mostly in the field of gene therapy and immunotherapy applied to malignancy. (wikipedia.org)
  • There, he conducted one of the first human gene therapy studies when he transduced bone marrow stem cells with a retroviral vector with the intention of marking them to study their survival and fate. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dr. Brenner was appointed Director of the Center for Cell and Gene Therapy. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dr. Brenner's is a full-time faculty member for the Center for Cell and Gene Therapy, Texas Children's Cancer Center and the Dan L. Duncan Cancer Center at Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas. (wikipedia.org)
  • clinical trial
  • Our center will perform a clinical trial with intra venous transplantation of bone marrow derived mesenchymal stem cell.our purpose is to evaluate the safety and feasibility of cell transplantation after 1year following up. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • In the clinical trial 30 patients with multiple sclerosis who are drug resistance will take apart.Based on inclusion and exclusion criteria patients are chosen.Bone marrow aspiration will be done for all of them under local anesthesia.Patients are randomly divided in 2 groups:case and control. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • a pediatric hematologist-oncologist at the Aflac Cancer Center at Children's and an assistant professor at Emory School of Medicine, will lead the clinical trial, which is offered only in Atlanta and is supported by CURE Childhood Cancer . (emory.edu)
  • The current clinical trial will use mesenchymal stromal cells from the bone marrow. (emory.edu)
  • The beginning of this clinical trial is the culmination of two years' of collaborative effort by a terrific multidisciplinary team at Emory Healthcare, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta and the Aflac Cancer Center," says Edmund Waller, MD, director of Winship's Bone Marrow and Stem Cell Transplant Program and investigator on this trial. (emory.edu)
  • A prospective clinical trial has been developed with the Roswell Park Center for Immunotherapy, and a clinical trial is in the planning stage. (psu.edu)
  • The results of the phase I/II clinical trial at UI Health, in which 92 percent of treated patients were cured, are published online in the journal Biology of Blood & Marrow Transplantation. (healthcanal.com)
  • patient's
  • There are various potential side effects associated with transplantation, these will largely depend on how well matched the donor's cells are to the patient's cells. (cancerindex.org)
  • Immunotherapy is a form of treatment in which a cancer patient's own immune system is manipulated to make it reject and destroy cancerous cells. (feistweiller.org)
  • The personalized cells are derived from the patient's own bone marrow rather than using another person's, making the product more likely to be effective. (emory.edu)
  • Cell therapies can be created by engineering a patient's own cells or by engineering cells from a donor. (mskcc.org)
  • Memorial Sloan-
  • Cell therapy is a relatively new but rapidly growing area of research, and one where Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center is taking a lead in initiating new clinical trials and developing innovative treatments for patients. (mskcc.org)
  • genetically different
  • HLA-identical siblings or HLA-identical unrelated donors often have genetically different proteins (called minor histocompatibility antigens) that can be presented by Major histocompatibility complex (MHC) molecules to the donor's T-cells, which see these antigens as foreign and so mount an immune response. (wikipedia.org)
  • immune system
  • During the next five years, the Center's goal is to advance and broaden the field of immunotherapy so that it has the same impact on solid-tumor cancers that bone-marrow transplantation-the first example of the power of the human immune system to cure cancer-has had on leukemia, boosting survival rates from nearly zero to upwards of 85 percent for certain forms of the disease. (fredhutch.org)
  • We chose to support the Hutchinson Center because it is a world leader in immunotherapy, which wields the power of the immune system to reprogram the body's army of infection-fighting T cells to be laser focused on fighting a particular illness. (fredhutch.org)
  • HIV cure researchers and advocates met at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center last week to explore whether immunotherapy - treatments that harness the immune system to fight cancer - could play a role in bringing about a cure or a long-term remission for HIV, the virus that causes AIDS. (fredhutch.org)
  • DefeatHIV , the Hutch-based HIV-cure research group that hosted last week's conference, just received a second five-year round of federal funding to explore CAR-T and other immunotherapies against HIV, including boosting the immune system via a therapeutic vaccine and genetically engineering the production of synthetic broadly neutralizing antibodies. (fredhutch.org)
  • The mission of the Immunotherapy group at Penn Cancer Institute is to harness the power of the body's immune system and novel immunotherapy treatments to treat or prevent cancer. (psu.edu)
  • Newer research indicates that other graft-versus-host-disease target organs include the immune system (the hematopoietic system, e.g., the bone marrow and the thymus) itself, and the lungs in the form of immune-mediated pneumonitis. (wikipedia.org)
  • cord blood
  • The laboratory's team, headed by Prof. Reuven Or, includes a number of highly respected and accomplished scientists who conduct advanced research with a focus on the immuno-biological mechanism of stem cells derived from cord blood and bone marrow. (isracast.com)
  • Haploidentical transplantation is associated with better overall survival when compared to single cord blood transplantation: an EBMT-Eurocord study of acute leukemia patients conditioned with thiotepa, busulfan, and fludarabine. (nih.gov)
  • human leukocy
  • Exciting insights into the genetics of the human leukocyte antigen (HLA) system allowed improved donor selection, including HLA-identical related and unrelated donors. (frontiersin.org)
  • organs
  • This very rare inherited condition affects bone marrow as well as other organs and tissues. (seattlecca.org)
  • This collection brings together transplantation research recently published in Scientific Reports, with a focus on the most commonly transplanted organs. (nature.com)
  • treatments
  • Memorial Sloan Kettering's efforts to develop cell-based treatments have been largely initiated by Michel Sadelain , who directs the Gene Transfer and Gene Expression Laboratory and the Center for Cell Engineering (CCE). (mskcc.org)