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Patients With A Particular Type Of Bone Marrow Cancer

The researches find that a new type of therapy to be effective for patients with a particular type of bone marrow cancer that is resistant to several standard therapies, according to results of a clinical trial published in The New England Journal of Medicine in August. This trial tested selinexor with dexamethasone; a combination that…

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Screening Transplant Recipients For Lower Genital Tract Dysplasia

The researches find that the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Florida College of Medicine in Jacksonville. The number of women undergoing solid organ transplants, including kidney, liver, lung, and heart, continues to increase, meaning that we will be seeing more and more patients who are transplant recipients. The great majority of…

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The Formation Of Blood Clots And Reduce The Risk Of Excessive Bleeding

The researches find that the The effectiveness of current anti-clotting medication can be limited due to the risk of complications driving a need for alternatives that can both prevent the formation of blood clots and reduce the risk of excessive and life threatening bleeding. The new biocompatible lab-on-a-chip; detailed in a paper published recently in…

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New Clues On Stem Cell Transplant Rejection Revealed

The researches find that the mature cells adult skin cells, for example into stem cells that could, in principle, give rise to any tissue or organ in the body. Many assumed it was only a matter of time until this groundbreaking technique; found its way into the clinic and ushered in a regenerative medicine revolution.…

Link Between Blood Transfusions With Dangerous Digestive Disease

Link Between Blood Transfusions With Dangerous Digestive Disease

The study linking that the blood transfusions with dangerous digestive disease in preemies; The physicians have long suspecting that red blood cell transfusions given to premature infants with anemia may put them in danger of developing necrotizing enterocolitis or NEC; a potentially lethal inflammatory disease of the intestines. However, solid evidence for the connection has been…

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Research Made Bone Marrow Transplants Safer And Vastly Expanded

The study find that the immunologist whose pioneering research made bone marrow transplants safer and vastly expanded the pool of potential donors to patients with leukemia and other blood disorders, died on July 31 at his home in Mercer Island, Wash. He was 76. Therefore The cause was pancreatic cancer, his wife, Suzanne Hansen, said.…

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Death And Precise Rules Around Organ Donation Are Critical

The study find that the Donation before circulatory death for imminently dying patients has been proposed to address organ scarcity and harms of non donation. To characterize stakeholder attitudes about organ recovery before circulatory death we conducted semi structured interviews with family members (N = 15) who had experienced a loved one’s unsuccessful donation after…

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Platelets Are Critical For The Integrity Of Blood Vessels In The Brain

The researches find that the Platelets tiny cells critical for blood clotting could be the key to protecting against brain damage occurring during pregnancy or around the time of birth. Information gained from the pre-clinical study led by Dr. Alison Farley and Dr. Samir Taoudi from the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute could ;enable doctors…

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Cancer Stem Cells Are Small In Number In The Tumour

The researches find that The role of cancer stem cells in maintaining and spreading a tumour has remained a hypothesis until recently. Now, a group of researchers from Cancer Institute (WIA); Chennai, have shown that in a common type of ovarian cancer, cancer stem cells can morph into special cell types that build tiny bunches…

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The Transplant Recipient’s Immune System To Accept Transplanted Cells

The study find that the immunologists have been trying to train the transplant recipient’s immune system to accept transplanted cells and organs without the long-term use of anti-rejection drugs. New University of Minnesota preclinical research shows that this is now possible. In a study published in Nature Communications, researchers at the University of Minnesota Medical School’s…

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Blood Transfusions Halve Deaths Of Children With Severe Anaemia

The study find that the larger volumes of blood transfusions to children with severe anaemia in sub-Saharan Africa could halve the number of deaths. This is the finding of new research from a clinical trial co-led by Imperial College London and UCL. Results from the TRACT trial, published today in the New England Journal of Medicine…

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Rule For Organ Donors Have Unintended Consequences

The researches find that the combated low organ donor counts by implementing a priority rule that pushes registered donors to the front of the line if they ever need a transplant. However; according to a study from the McCombs School of Business at The University of Texas at Austin published today in Management Science; this…