Author Archives: Iqra Mumal, MSc

Researchers Report Great Success in Stemming Graft-Versus-Host Disease in SCD Patients

Researchers found that a new conditioning regimen for adult sickle cell disease (SCD) patients undergoing allogeneic peripheral blood stem cell transplantation (allo-PSCT) shows remarkable success in preventing the immune system from reacting against the treatment, a condition known as graft-versus-host disease. The study detailing that finding, “Allogenic peripheral stem…