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Riley Update...

August 9th marked the 1 year anniversary of Riley’s admission to the hospital. 1 year. Holy crap. In so many ways it feels like this year has flown while in others I have a hard time recognizing the person I was before any of this happened. 847 more words

Adults stop anti-rejection drugs after stem-cell transplant reverses sickle cell disease

Adults stop anti-rejection drugs after stem-cell transplant reverses sickle cell disease
– Half of patients in a trial have safely stopped immunosuppressant medication following a modified blood stem-cell transplant for severe sickle cell disease, according to a study in the July 1 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association. 125 more words

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Adults stop anti-rejection drugs after stem-cell transplant reverses sickle cell disease

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1-Jul-2014

NIH trial success suggests a new treatment option for older, sicker patients

Adults stop anti-rejection drugs after stem-cell transplant reverses sickle cell disease NIH trial success suggests a new treatment option for older, sicker patients… 981 more words

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