Active immunotherapy used alone for maintenance of patients with acute myeloid leukaemia.

@article{Freeman1973ActiveIU,
  title={Active immunotherapy used alone for maintenance of patients with acute myeloid leukaemia.},
  author={Carol Freeman and Ross Harris and Collin Geary and Michael J. Leyland and J E Maciver and I. W. Delamore},
  journal={British medical journal},
  year={1973},
  volume={4 5892},
  pages={571-3}
}
A total of 32 patients suffering from acute myeloid leukaemia were initially treated with daunorubicin and cytosine arabinoside, and eight who achieved full remission were given a brief cytoreduction course of cyclophosphamide and thioguanine. Of these eight patients seven were then actively immunized with 10 irradiated allogeneic acute myeloid leukaemia… CONTINUE READING