Bone Marrow Transplant

Newly identified proteins make promising targets for blocking graft-vs.-host disease

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Thursday, October 31, 2013 - 15:30
Researchers from the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center have identified new proteins that control the function of critical immune cell subsets called T-cells, which are responsible for a serious and often deadly side effect of lifesaving bone marrow transplants.