Donor telomere length and survival after hematopoietic cell transplantation in patients with severe aplastic anemia

A new NCI study has found that, among patients with severe aplastic anemia who received a hematopoietic cell transplant from an unrelated donor, those whose donor white blood cells had longer telomeres had higher survival rates five-years after transplantation than those whose donor white blood cells had shorter telomeres. …read more

Source:: Cancer