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The National Institute of Health (US) have started a 5 year study to test the effectiveness of stem cell (bone marrow) transplant as a therapy for severe Lupus. The study hopes to team immunosuppressive treatment with stem cell transplant to reinstate a new immune system that won’t attack the body’s own cells.
Source: summary of medical news story as reported by Rare/Orphan Diseases
About: Stem Cell transplant study provides hope for severe Lupus sufferers.
Date: 1 June 2004
Source: Rare/Orphan Diseases
Author: Mary Kugler
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