Published in Cancer Weekly, July 6th, 2004
"Although the use of peripheral blood stem cells instead of bone marrow is still a matter of debate in transplantation from HLA-identical sibling donors, allogeneic peripheral blood stem cell transplantation (PBSCT), with a stronger graft-versus-leukemia (GVL) effect, may be preferable as a source of stem cells, especially in the case of advanced hematologic diseases," scientists in South Korea report.
"As such, the current paper reports on the outcomes of 27 consecutive patients with high-risk hematologic diseases...
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