Published in Blood Weekly, September 5th, 2002
"Low-toxicity conditioning regimens prior to bone marrow transplantation (BMT) are widely explored," according to Estelle J. K. Noach and colleagues working at the University of Groningen.
By inducing differentiation in recipient stem cells, growth factor treatment prior to mild radiation-based conditioning enhanced long-term donor cell engraftment in mice, Noach and coauthors found.
Study animals received a combination of growth factors before...
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