Chapter 76. Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation for Osteopetrosis

  1. Frederick R. Appelbaum MD Member Director Professor Head4,5,
  2. Stephen J. Forman MD Director Staff Physician6,7,
  3. Robert S. Negrin MD Professor of Medicine Chief8 and
  4. Karl G. Blume MD, FACP Emeritus Professor of Medicine8,9
  1. Peter F. Coccia MD Director Vice-Chairperson1,2,3

Published Online: 5 MAR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444303537.ch76

Thomas' Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation: Stem Cell Transplantation, Fourth Edition

Thomas' Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation: Stem Cell Transplantation, Fourth Edition

How to Cite

Coccia, P. F. (2009) Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation for Osteopetrosis, in Thomas' Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation: Stem Cell Transplantation, Fourth Edition (eds F. R. Appelbaum, S. J. Forman, R. S. Negrin and K. G. Blume), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444303537.ch76

Editor Information

  1. 4

    Clinical Research Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington, USA

  2. 5

    Division of Medical Oncology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington, USA

  3. 6

    Department of Hematology and Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation, Duarte, California, USA

  4. 7

    Department of Medical Oncology and Therapeutics Research, City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center, Duarte, California, USA

  5. 8

    Division of Blood and Marrow Transplantation, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA

  6. 9

    Division of Bone Marrow Transplantation, Department of Medicine, Stanford University, School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Ittner Professor of Pediatrics and Chief Section Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Nebraska, USA

  2. 2

    Pediatric Bone Marrow Transplantation Program, Nebraska, USA

  3. 3

    Department of Pediatrics, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 MAR 2009
  2. Published Print: 27 FEB 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405153485

Online ISBN: 9781444303537

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Keywords:

  • hematopoietic cell transplantation for osteopetrosis;
  • Osteopetrosis - rare inherited disorder;
  • macrophage colony-stimulating factor (M-CSF);
  • osteoclast and bone resorption;
  • osteopetrosis in humans;
  • infantile malignant osteopetrosis;
  • molecular genetics of osteopetrosis;
  • HCT for infantile malignant osteopetrosis

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The osteoclast and bone resorption

  • Osteopetrotic mutations in laboratory animals

  • Osteopetrosis in humans

  • HCT for infantile malignant osteopetrosis

  • Future directions

  • References