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Minn. prep hockey player back on ice after battling cancer

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SOUTH ST. PAUL, Minn. – Nikki Karg is the lone senior playing with the South St. Paul’s junior varsity team. 383 more words

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Great Ormond Street deaths caused by stem cell lab failures, inquest told

Four children have died after failings in how stem cells used in life-saving operations were frozen at Great Ormond Street hospital, it emerged this week. The four, who were between one and 12 years old, were among eight children with cancer whose bone marrow transplants did not work as a result of problems with the freezing process. 41 more words

Leukaemia breakthrough 'dramatically reduces risk of fatal disease'

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Queensland researchers have made a breakthrough in leukaemia treatment which cuts the chance of patients contracting a potentially fatal disease during treatment.  25 more words

Clinical Pathology

10-year-old Bella signs with DU Volleyball


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KUSA – Bella Griggs, a 10-year-old diagnosed with Fanconi Anemia, signed a letter of commitment to join the Denver University Division I volleyball team. Signing Day is a big day for athletes. 597 more words

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About Bone marrow transplants

A bone marrow transplant generally involves the grafting of blood stem cells from a donor and administering them to a recipient with the purpose of generating new cell growth. 311 more words

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