Blood and Marrow Transplant Clinical Trials Network State of the Science Symposium 2007

James L M Ferrara, Claudio Anasetti, Edward Stadtmauer, Joseph Antin, John Wingard, Stephanie Lee, John Levine, Kirk Schultz, Frederick Appelbaum, Robert Negrin, Sergio Giralt, Christopher Bredeson, Helen Heslop, Mary Horowitz

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Abstract

Outcomes of hematopoietic cell transplantation are steadily improving. New techniques have reduced transplant toxicities, and there are new sources of hematopoietic stem cells from unrelated donors. In June 2007 the Blood and Marrow Transplant Clinical Trials Network convened a State of the Science Symposium of more than 200 participants in Ann Arbor to identify the most compelling clinical research opportunities in the field. This report summarizes the symposium's discussions and identifies eleven high priority clinical trials that the network plans to pursue over the course of the next several years.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1268-1285
Number of pages18
JournalBiology of Blood and Marrow Transplantation
Volume13
Issue number11
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 2007

Keywords

  • Acute lymphocytic leukemia
  • Acute myeloid leukemia
  • Biomarkers
  • Cell therapy
  • Chronic lymphocytic leukemia
  • Clinical trials
  • Clinical Trials Network
  • Crohn's disease
  • Graft versus host disease
  • Hemaphogocytic lymphohistiocytosis
  • Hematopoietic cell transplantation
  • Quality of life
  • T cell lymphoma

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Transplantation

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