Graft-versus-leukemia-induced complete remission following unrelated umbilical cord blood transplantation for acute leukemia

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A 15-year-old female received an unrelated three of six HLA antigen matched umbilical cord blood (UCB) transplant for refractory, relapsed T-cell ALL. Conditioning consisted of TBI, melphalan, and anti-thymocyte globulin (ATG), with cyclosporin A (CsA) and solumedrol for GVHD prophylaxis. She engrafted and a day 34 bone marrow aspirate showed 100% donor… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/sj.bmt.1702697

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@article{Howrey2000GraftversusleukemiainducedCR, title={Graft-versus-leukemia-induced complete remission following unrelated umbilical cord blood transplantation for acute leukemia}, author={RP Howrey and PL Martin and Tim Driscoll and Paul M Szabolcs and T. Kelly and E F Shpall and S B Bearman and Victoria Slat-Vasquez and Peter Rubinstein and CE Stevens and Joanne Kurtzberg}, journal={Bone Marrow Transplantation}, year={2000}, volume={26}, pages={1251-1254} }