Human adipose tissue-derived mesenchymal stromal cells as salvage therapy for treatment of severe refractory acute graft-vs.-host disease in two children.

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Severe GVHD is a lethal complication to ASCT, and a number of approaches are therefore being evaluated. Recently, Le Blanc et al. reported a case of grade IV therapy-resistant acute GVHD of the gut and liver that showed rapid improvement after infusion of mesenchymal stem cells. Here we describe two pediatric patients who developed severe refractory acute… (More)

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@article{Fang2007HumanAT, title={Human adipose tissue-derived mesenchymal stromal cells as salvage therapy for treatment of severe refractory acute graft-vs.-host disease in two children.}, author={Baijun Fang and Yongping Song and Quande Lin and Yan-li Zhang and Ying Cao and Robert Chunhua Zhao and Yuan-fang Ma}, journal={Pediatric transplantation}, year={2007}, volume={11 7}, pages={814-7} }