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Umbilical cord derived mesenchymal stromal cells (UC-MSCs) are a focus for clinical translation but standardized methods for isolation and expansion are lacking. Previously we published isolation and expansion methods for UC-MSCs which presented challenges when considering good manufacturing practices (GMP) for clinical translation. Here, a new and more(More)
Allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation (allo-HCT), a treatment option in hematologic malignancies and bone marrow failure syndromes, is frequently complicated by Graft-versus-host disease (GVHD). The primary treatment for GVHD involves immune suppression by glucocorticoids. However, patients are often refractory to the steroid therapy, and this(More)
Corrosive sulfur in transformer oil has been identified to cause sudden and unexpected failures of several transformers in recent years. It has been decades since corrosive sulfur has caused such problems. This paper discusses the problems caused by corrosive sulfur, why the problem has resurfaced, new test methods developed to detect corrosive sulfur, and(More)
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