Study Suggests Ways to Make Bone Marrow Transplants Safer fo
For people with advanced blood cancers, a bone marrow transplant is often the last, best chance at a cure. But the procedure — which involves replacing diseased bone marrow with healthy blood cells from a donor — is not without risks. The most significant is graft-versus-host disease (GVHD), when donor white blood cells attack healthy tissues in the recipient. In severe cases, it can be fatal....