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Combining haplo-identical and cord blood stem cell grafts - might the whole be greater than the sum of its parts?

Leuk Lymphoma 2020 Feb 12:1-4. Epub 2020 Feb 12.

Department of Bone Marrow Transplantation, Weill Cornell Medicine, New York, NY, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10428194.2020.1725509DOI Listing
February 2020

Breakthrough Bloodstream Infections Caused by Echinocandin-Resistant : An Emerging Threat to Immunocompromised Patients with Hematological Malignancies.

J Fungi (Basel) 2020 Jan 31;6(1). Epub 2020 Jan 31.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medicine and New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY 10065, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/jof6010020DOI Listing
January 2020

High-dose bendamustine and melphalan conditioning for autologous stem cell transplantation for patients with multiple myeloma.

Bone Marrow Transplant 2019 Dec 12;54(12):2027-2038. Epub 2019 Jun 12.

Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology/Oncology, Weill Cornell Medicine, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41409-019-0587-0DOI Listing
December 2019

Outcomes of Allogeneic Stem Cell Transplant for Elderly Patients with Hematologic Malignancies.

Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2019 Dec 28. Epub 2019 Dec 28.

Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology/Oncology, Weill Cornell Medical Center/New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, New York.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bbmt.2019.12.766DOI Listing
December 2019

Impact of a Multiplexed PCR Panel on Identifying Diarrheal Pathogens in Hematopoietic Cell Transplant Recipients.

Clin Infect Dis 2019 Nov 5. Epub 2019 Nov 5.

Transplantation-Oncology Infectious Diseases Program, Division of Infectious Diseases, Weill Cornell Medicine, New York, NY, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciz1068DOI Listing
November 2019

Tocilizumab, in search for a role in acute GVHD.

Leuk Lymphoma 2019 Sep 25;60(9):2101-2103. Epub 2019 Jun 25.

Department of Hematology and Oncology, Cornell University, Joan and Sanford I Weill Medical College, BMT , New York , NY , US.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10428194.2019.1613545DOI Listing
September 2019

The application of precision medicine in diagnosing familial Mediterranean fever.

Leuk Lymphoma 2019 Aug 30;60(8):2091-2093. Epub 2019 Jan 30.

a Department of Medicine , Weill Cornell Medicine , New York , NY , USA.

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https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/10428194.2019.1
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10428194.2019.1571204DOI Listing
August 2019

It's not all about the CNS. High dose methotrexate in DLBCL.

Leuk Lymphoma 2019 Aug 23;60(8):1845-1847. Epub 2019 May 23.

a Division of Hematology and Medical Oncology, Department of Medicine , New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medicine , New York , NY , USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10428194.2019.1613544DOI Listing
August 2019

Incidence, significance, and persistence of human coronavirus infection in hematopoietic stem cell transplant recipients.

Bone Marrow Transplant 2019 Jul 1;54(7):1058-1066. Epub 2018 Nov 1.

Department of Internal Medicine, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, USA.

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http://www.nature.com/articles/s41409-018-0386-z
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41409-018-0386-zDOI Listing
July 2019

Donor graft genotypes versus leukemia.

Leuk Lymphoma 2019 Jul;60(7):1606-1607

b Department of Hematology/Oncology , Weill Cornell Medicine , New York , NY , USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10428194.2019.1613542DOI Listing
July 2019

A renaissance for autologous transplantation in follicular lymphoma?

Leuk Lymphoma 2019 01 3;60(1):3-5. Epub 2018 Jul 3.

a Weill Cornell College of Medicine/New York Presbyterian Hospital , New York , NY , USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10428194.2018.1480777DOI Listing
January 2019

Mycobacterial spindle cell pseudotumour: epidemiology and clinical outcomes.

J Clin Pathol 2018 Jul 24;71(7):626-630. Epub 2018 Jan 24.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medicine and New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, New York, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/jclinpath-2017-204777DOI Listing
July 2018

Earlier may be better: the role of extracorporeal photopheresis (ECP) as prevention of GVHD after allogeneic transplant.

Leuk Lymphoma 2018 02 16;59(2):272-273. Epub 2017 Aug 16.

a Division of Hematology and Medical Oncology , Weill Cornell Medicine , New York , NY , USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10428194.2017.1361034DOI Listing
February 2018

The eIF4E inhibitor ribavirin as a potential antilymphoma therapeutic: early clinical data.

Leuk Lymphoma 2018 01 2;59(1):256-258. Epub 2017 Jun 2.

a Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology and Oncology , Meyer Cancer Center, Weill Cornell Medicine and New York-Presbyterian Hospital , New York , NY , USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10428194.2017.1323270DOI Listing
January 2018

Second allogeneic transplantation: ever? never? or sometimes.

Leuk Lymphoma 2017 06 14;58(6):1279-1280. Epub 2016 Nov 14.

a Department of Medicine , Joan and Sanford I Weill Medical College of Cornell University , New York , NY , USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10428194.2016.1253839DOI Listing
June 2017

A Phase I Trial of High-Dose Lenalidomide and Melphalan as Conditioning for Autologous Stem Cell Transplantation in Relapsed or Refractory Multiple Myeloma.

Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2017 Jun 8;23(6):930-937. Epub 2017 Mar 8.

Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology/Oncology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, New York.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bbmt.2017.03.007DOI Listing
June 2017

Clofarabine as a bridge to hematopoietic stem cell transplant.

Leuk Lymphoma 2017 01 31;58(1):230-232. Epub 2016 May 31.

d Department of Hematology/Oncology , University of Chicago , 5841 South Maryland , Chicago , IL , USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10428194.2016.1185784DOI Listing
January 2017

The Addition of Low-Dose Total Body Irradiation to Fludarabine and Melphalan Conditioning in Haplocord Transplantation for High-Risk Hematological Malignancies.

Transplantation 2017 Jan;101(1):e34-e38

1 Department of Hematology/Oncology, Weill Cornell Medicine, New York, NY. 2 Department of Radiation Oncology, Weill Cornell Medicine, New York, NY.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/TP.0000000000001538DOI Listing
January 2017

Early human herpes virus type 6 reactivation in umbilical cord blood allogeneic stem cell transplantation.

Leuk Lymphoma 2016 11 17;57(11):2555-9. Epub 2016 Mar 17.

a NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital , New York , NY , USA ;

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/10428194.2016.1157873DOI Listing
November 2016

Identifying Inherited and Acquired Genetic Factors Involved in Poor Stem Cell Mobilization and Donor-Derived Malignancy.

Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2016 11 4;22(11):2100-2103. Epub 2016 Aug 4.

Section of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Medicine, and The University of Chicago Comprehensive Cancer Center, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois; Center for Clinical Cancer Genetics, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bbmt.2016.08.002DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5592729PMC
November 2016

HLA: revisiting an old suspect in the complex pathogenesis of posttransplant lymphoproliferative disorders.

Leuk Lymphoma 2016 10 5;57(10):2241-2. Epub 2016 Jul 5.

d Department of Hematology/Oncology and Meyer Cancer Center , Weill Cornell Medical College , New York , NY , USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10428194.2016.1198960DOI Listing
October 2016

Haploidentical cord transplantation-The best of both worlds.

Semin Hematol 2016 10 25;53(4):257-266. Epub 2016 Jul 25.

National Heart Lung and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.seminhematol.2016.07.004DOI Listing
October 2016

Allogeneic Transplantation for Patients With Advanced Myelofibrosis: Splenomegaly and High Serum LDH are Adverse Risk Factors for Successful Engraftment.

Clin Lymphoma Myeloma Leuk 2016 May 18;16(5):297-303. Epub 2016 Feb 18.

Division of Hematology and Medical Oncology, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY; New York-Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clml.2016.02.004DOI Listing
May 2016

A new "age" for high dose therapy and autologous stem cell transplant.

Leuk Lymphoma 2015 2;56(8):2233-4. Epub 2015 Mar 2.

a Division of Hematology and Oncology, Department of Medicine , Weill Cornell Medical College , New York , NY , USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/10428194.2015.1010081DOI Listing
April 2016

Engraftment for CD34 selected stem cell products is not compromised by cryopreservation.

Transfusion 2016 Apr 12;56(4):893-8. Epub 2015 Dec 12.

Department of Transfusion Medicine and Cellular Therapy, New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, New York.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/trf.13435DOI Listing
April 2016

Allografting versus Autografting for Follicular Lymphoma: An Ongoing Conundrum.

Authors:
Koen van Besien

Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2015 Dec 14;21(12):2035-2036. Epub 2015 Oct 14.

Division of Hematology/Oncology, Bone Marrow and Stem Cell Transplant Program, Weill Cornell Medical College/New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, New York. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bbmt.2015.10.007DOI Listing
December 2015

Naturally acquired microchimerism: implications for transplantation outcome and novel methodologies for detection.

Chimerism 2014 ;5(2):24-39

Department of Immunohematology and Blood Transfusion; Leiden University Medical Center; Leiden, the Netherlands.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4199805PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.4161/chim.28908DOI Listing
October 2015

How we handled the dextran shortage: an alternative washing or dilution solution for cord blood infusions.

Transfusion 2015 Jun 5;55(6):1147-53. Epub 2015 Feb 5.

Department of Transfusion Medicine and Cellular Therapy, New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, New York.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/trf.13015DOI Listing
June 2015

Topping it up: methods to improve cord blood transplantation outcomes by increasing the number of CD34+ cells.

Cytotherapy 2015 Jun 17;17(6):723-729. Epub 2015 Mar 17.

Department of Hematology/Oncology, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcyt.2015.02.005DOI Listing
June 2015

Advances in umbilical cord blood transplant: an overview of the 12th International Cord Blood Symposium, San Francisco, 5-7 June 2014.

Authors:
Koen van Besien

Leuk Lymphoma 2015 Apr 18;56(4):877-81. Epub 2014 Aug 18.

Division of Hematology/Oncology, Weill Cornell Medical College , New York , USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/10428194.2014.947980DOI Listing
April 2015

Antithymocyte globulin for graft-versus-host disease prophylaxis: mistakenly maligned.

Leuk Lymphoma 2015 Apr 6;56(4):841-2. Epub 2015 Feb 6.

Hematology/Oncology, Weill Cornell Medical College , New York, NY , USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/10428194.2014.994180DOI Listing
April 2015

Alternative donor transplantation--"mixing and matching": the role of combined cord blood and haplo-identical donor transplantation (haplo-cord SCT) as a treatment strategy for patients lacking standard donors?

Curr Hematol Malig Rep 2015 Mar;10(1):1-7

Section of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA,

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11899-014-0245-yDOI Listing
March 2015

Allogeneic transplantation for AML and MDS: GVL versus GVHD and disease recurrence.

Authors:
Koen van Besien

Hematology Am Soc Hematol Educ Program 2013 ;2013:56-62

1Weil Cornell Medical College, New York, NY.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1182/asheducation-2013.1.56DOI Listing
December 2014

The emergence of vancomycin-resistant enterococcal bacteremia in hematopoietic stem cell transplant recipients.

Leuk Lymphoma 2014 Dec 24;55(12):2858-65. Epub 2014 Mar 24.

Transplantation-Oncology Infectious Diseases Program, Division of Infectious Diseases, Weill Cornell Medical College , New York, NY , USA.

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http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.3109/10428194.2014.89
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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/10428194.2014.896007DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4316723PMC
December 2014

Controversies in multiple myeloma: to transplant or not?

Curr Hematol Malig Rep 2014 Dec;9(4):360-7

Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology and Oncology, Mount Sinai Beth Israel, 16th street and 1st avenue, New York, NY, 10003, USA,

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11899-014-0230-5DOI Listing
December 2014

Advances in umbilical cord blood transplant: a summary of the 11th International Cord Blood Symposium, San Francisco, 6-8 June 2013.

Authors:
Koen van Besien

Leuk Lymphoma 2014 Aug 2;55(8):1735-8. Epub 2014 Apr 2.

Hematology/Oncology, Weill Cornell Medical College , New York, NY , USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/10428194.2013.837162DOI Listing
August 2014

To the end of chronic lymphocytic leukemia: what should be the role of allogeneic transplant?

Leuk Lymphoma 2014 Jun;55(6):1221-2

Hematology/Oncology, Weill Cornell Medical College , New York, NY , USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/10428194.2014.903394DOI Listing
June 2014

Microchimerism and allogeneic transplantation: we need the proof in the pudding.

Chimerism 2013 Jul-Sep;4(3):109-10. Epub 2013 Mar 19.

Weil Cornell Medical College; New York City, NY USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4161/chim.24358DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3782544PMC
April 2014

Great expectations? Conditioning with busulfan, melphalan and thiotepa in recurrent Hodgkin lymphoma.

Leuk Lymphoma 2014 Mar;55(3):476-7

Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College , New York, NY , USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/10428194.2014.887715DOI Listing
March 2014

A phase I/II trial of bortezomib combined concurrently with gemcitabine for relapsed or refractory DLBCL and peripheral T-cell lymphomas.

Br J Haematol 2013 Oct 8;163(1):55-61. Epub 2013 Aug 8.

Division of Hematology/Oncology, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/bjh.12488DOI Listing
October 2013

Pre-transplant serum ferritin is prognostic but is it useful?

Leuk Lymphoma 2013 Jun 8;54(6):1133-4. Epub 2013 Jan 8.

Section of Hematology/Oncology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/10428194.2012.756483DOI Listing
June 2013

Umbilical cord blood transplantation supported by third-party donor cells: rationale, results, and applications.

Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2013 May 8;19(5):682-91. Epub 2012 Nov 8.

Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bbmt.2012.11.001DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3618995PMC
May 2013

A phase 2 study of epothilone B analog BMS-247550 (NSC 710428) in patients with relapsed aggressive non-Hodgkin lymphomas.

Cancer 2013 May 10;119(9):1683-9. Epub 2013 Jan 10.

Department of Medicine, Section of Hematology/Oncology, University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1002/cncr.27917
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cncr.27917DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4332882PMC
May 2013

A phase 1 study of bendamustine and melphalan conditioning for autologous stem cell transplantation in multiple myeloma.

Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2013 May 20;19(5):831-7. Epub 2013 Feb 20.

Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology and Oncology, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bbmt.2013.02.013DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3985064PMC
May 2013

Allogeneic Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation for Therapy-Related Myeloid Leukemia following Orthotopic Cardiac Transplantation.

Case Rep Hematol 2013 30;2013:140138. Epub 2013 Mar 30.

Department of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY 10065, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/140138DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3625539PMC
April 2013

Pilot study of comprehensive geriatric assessment (CGA) in allogeneic transplant: CGA captures a high prevalence of vulnerabilities in older transplant recipients.

Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2013 Mar 15;19(3):429-34. Epub 2012 Nov 15.

Hematology-Oncology Section, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland Ave,Chicago, IL 60637, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bbmt.2012.11.006DOI Listing
March 2013

Therapeutic drug monitoring: a way to improve long-term immunological balance?

Leuk Lymphoma 2013 Jan 27;54(1):5-6. Epub 2012 Aug 27.

Department of Hematology, University Hospitals Leuven, Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/10428194.2012.717696DOI Listing
January 2013

Distinct functions of erythropoietin and stem cell factor are linked to activation of mTOR kinase signaling pathway in human erythroid progenitors.

Cytokine 2013 Jan 11;61(1):329-35. Epub 2012 Nov 11.

Department of Medicine and Biochemistry, University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Ave., Chicago, IL 60637, United States.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cyto.2012.10.017DOI Listing
January 2013

Peripheral-blood versus bone marrow stem cells.

N Engl J Med 2013 01;368(3):287-8

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1056/NEJMc1214025DOI Listing
January 2013

Addition of plerixafor to mobilization regimens in autologous peripheral blood stem cell transplants does not affect the correlation of preharvest hematopoietic precursor cell enumeration with first-harvest CD34+ stem cell yield.

Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2012 Dec 13;18(12):1867-75. Epub 2012 Jul 13.

Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bbmt.2012.07.002DOI Listing
December 2012

cGVHD of skin: simple tools, great advances.

Authors:
Koen van Besien

Blood 2012 Sep;120(13):2537-8

Weill Cornell Medical College.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1182/blood-2012-07-442723DOI Listing
September 2012

Influence of related donor age on outcomes after peripheral blood stem cell transplantation.

Cytotherapy 2012 Jul 2;14(6):707-15. Epub 2012 May 2.

Biological Sciences Division, Department of Pathology, Section of Blood Bank and Transfusion Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/14653249.2012.681041DOI Listing
July 2012