Stem Cell Sources

Haploidentical Donors – pro

There are different kinds of donor for stem cell transplantation. The best matched donors as siblings. The ultimate such donor is an identical twin, which is called syngeneic transplantation. On the other end of the spectrum is unrelated donor. Not everyone has siblings. Related haploidentical BMT is an alternative method for expanding the potential pool of stem cell donors; any patient shares one HLA haplotype with each biologic parent or child

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