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Adult Bone Marrow Transplants for Cerebral ALD

April 2017

The long-awaited paper on long term outcomes of transplanting adults to halt the progression of cerebral ALD has been published in Brain. The paper concludes that adult transplant has similar results to transplanting children with cerebral ALD when done early, and in patients with limited AMN symptoms, but does little to halt the progression of AMN. This paper will be used in an upcoming review on NHS protocol for transplantations in appropriate adult AMN patients.  To see the paper in full please click here.

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