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The contractor will install the object of the agreement in indicated by the Principal Public Clinic of Bone Marrow Transplantation, Oncology and Haematology.
I am particularly excited to work on the ATIR(TM) product, which is aimed at preventing acute Graft versus Host Disease and thus enables severe mismatched bone marrow transplantation (so-called 'haplo-identical transplantation') and is entering a pivotal study in early 2009", says Maarten Egeler.
By preventing the occurrence of GvHD, ATIR enables the use of a mismatched donor and consequently addresses a significant limitation in bone marrow transplantation, the timely availability of a donor.
The inaugural DATTA Forum meeting convened representatives of more than 80 major payers, HMOs, and medical centers to discuss the issue of autologous bone marrow transplantation for breast cancer.
A snapshot of the global therapeutic scenario for Bone Marrow Transplantation.
In this study the efficacy of ATIR(TM) will be investigated in patients diagnosed with AML, ALL or MDS eligible for an allogeneic bone marrow transplantation but for whom no matching donor is available.
The FDA meeting followed the successful completion of a multi centre phase II study for Reviroc showing an improved overall survival after autologous bone marrow transplantation in Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma patients.
The company says its ACIT research is being performed to develop systems to improve the outcomes of bone marrow transplantation procedures.
Forman, director of the center's department of hematology and bone marrow transplantation.
In most cases, doctors give the compounds in conjunction with an autologous bone marrow transplantation, removing a sample of the patient's marrow before chemotherapy, then reinfusing it with CSFs to quickly "reseed" the marrow and blood supply with new white blood cells.
Our findings indicate that bone marrow transplantation can cure sickle cell disease in a significant number of patients with advanced disease,'' said Dr.
Similar procedures in humans, though more difficult, might prove helpful in isolating human stem cells and could improve the efficiency and safety of bone marrow transplantation, they add.

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