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Pharmacologic Prophylaxis Regimens for Acute GVHD - Past, Present and Future.
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PMID:  23278640     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Abstract Acute graft versus host disease (GVHD) has been, and continues to compromise the benefits associated with allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation to cure malignant and non-malignant diseases. Pharmacologic interventions to prevent GVHD have emerged as a major objective of research in the immunology and transplantation fields. A better understanding of the pathobiology behind the GVHD process has led the way to novel approaches and medications. Here we review the present arsenal of medications used to prevent GVHD, focusing on the past experience and the current evidence, and discussing future potential targets.
Ron Ram; Rainer Storb
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Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2013-1-2
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Title:  Leukemia & lymphoma     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1029-2403     ISO Abbreviation:  Leuk. Lymphoma     Publication Date:  2013 Jan 
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Created Date:  2013-1-2     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
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Nlm Unique ID:  9007422     Medline TA:  Leuk Lymphoma     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
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