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Symposium Focuses on Bone Marrow Transplants for Sickle Cell

Oct. 27, 2017 | At the end of the Sickle Cell Symposium on Oct. 19 at UAMS, a young woman at a microphone during a question-and-answer session boiled the evening’s presentations down to one question: “I haven’t heard the word ‘cure’ used much tonight. Can you call this a cure?” Pooja Motwani, M.D., said, “Yes, [...]

By | 2017-10-27T10:30:50+00:00 October 27th, 2017|University News|0 Comments

Sickle Cell Symposium Oct. 19 to Focus on Stem Cell Transplants for Sickle Cell Disease

Sept. 15, 2017 | People with sickle cell disease, their families, health care professionals and the public are invited to the 2017 annual Sickle Cell Symposium at 6 p.m. Oct. 19 at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS). The symposium is free for the general public, and $20 for health care providers who [...]

By | 2017-09-15T09:36:39+00:00 September 15th, 2017|News Release, UAMS News|0 Comments

Stem Cell Transplantation

Stem Cell Transplantation UAMS operates one of the top peripheral blood stem cell transplantation clinics in the world. This Myeloma Institute clinic is an important part of the comprehensive services offered through our Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute. Our transplant clinic offers autologous, allogeneic and matched unrelated donor transplants, as well as outpatient transplant, stem cell selection, [...]

By | 2017-01-31T10:48:32+00:00 June 26th, 2015|Comments Off on Stem Cell Transplantation