Susan Hasty, Publisher
Table of Contents . . . March 1st, 1999Non-Subscriber - Summaries Only
Bone Marrow Transplantation - Donation from HLA-Identical Sibling Donor Good for Thalassemic Patient
Cord Blood - Thrombopoietin Higher in Newborns Than Adults
Cryopreservation - Subzero Nonfreezing Storage Preserves without Cell Injury
Fibrin Sealant - Peritoneal Adhesions Were Blocked
Renal Transplantation - FTY720 Therapy with CsA Delays Allograft Rejection
Tissue Morphology - Possible Threshold Temperature for Heat-Induced Angiogenesis
Transplants - Mortality Higher in Renal Transplants with Hepatitis
Bone Marrow Transplantation - Transplants Effective Against Weak Immune System
Government (Policy) - State Bill Would Require Insurance Cover Bone Marrow Donors
Graft-Versus-Host Disease - Technology Prevents GvHD in Pre-Clinical Model
Organ Donation - Coroner at Odds with Doctors' Request for Access to Organs of Crime
Organ Donation - Live Kidney Donors Could Hold Key to Organ Shortage
Pathogenesis (Chagas Disease) - "Immunoregulation In Experimental Chagas Disease."
Rh Alloimmunization - "Primary and Secondary Rh Alloimmunization Induced by Bone Allografts."
Beta-Thalassemia (Therapy) - "In Utero Transplantation in Beta-Thalassemia."
Bioengineering (Drug Delivery) - "Long-Term Allogeneic Myoblast Survival for Gene Therapy."
Cord Blood Transplantation - "Expansion of Megakaryocyte Colony-Forming Cells From Cryopreserved Leukocyte Concentrates of Placental/Umbilical Cord Blood with a Combination of Thrombopoietin, Flt-3 Ligand and Stem Cell Factor. DOUBL
Allograft Rejection (Animal Models) - "The Role of CD8 and CD4 T Cells in Intestinal Allograft Rejection - A Comparison of Monoclonal Antibody-Treated and Knockout Mice."
HCV Therapy (Liver Transplantation) - "Rimantadine for Treatment of Hepatitis C Infection in Liver Transplant Recipients."
Leptinemia - "Pathophysiological Role of Leptin in Patients With Chronic Renal Failure, in Kidney Transplant Patients, in Patients With Essential Hypertension, and in Pregnant Women With Preeclampsia."
Xenotransplantation - "Characterization of Human Xenoreactive Antibodies in Liver Failure Patients Exposed to Pig Hepatocytes After Bioartificial Liver Treatment - An ex vivo Model of Pig to Human Xenotransplantation."