Chapter 17. Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation – The Future

  1. Professor Andrew J. Cant1,
  2. Dr Angela Galloway2 and
  3. Dr Graham Jackson3
  1. A.J. Cant and
  2. G. Jackson

Published Online: 12 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470988763.ch17

Practical Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation

Practical Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation

How to Cite

Cant, A.J. and Jackson, G. (2007) Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation – The Future, in Practical Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation (eds A. J. Cant, A. Galloway and G. Jackson), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470988763.ch17

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Consultant Paediatric Immunologist, Director of Paediatric Bone Marrow Transplant Unit, Newcastle General Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne

  2. 2

    Consultant Microbiologist, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle upon Tyne

  3. 3

    Consultant Haematologist, Director of Adult Bone Marrow Transplant Unit, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle upon Tyne

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 12 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405134019

Online ISBN: 9780470988763

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Keywords:

  • hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT);
  • gene therapy;
  • genetic engineering;
  • mesenchymal stem cells;
  • cord blood transplants

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Umbilical cord stem cell transplantation (USCT)

  • Haplo-identical stem cell transplantation

  • Graft engineering

  • Genetic engineering and gene therapy

  • Mesenchymal stem cells

  • HSCT for autoimmune disease

  • Conclusion