Accession Number : ADP001874

Title :   Autologous Bone Marrow Transplantation Using Unfractionated Cells without Rate-Controlled Freezing in Hydroxyethyl Starch and Dimethyl Sulfoxide,

Corporate Author : SOUTHERN ILLINOIS UNIV SCHOOL OF MEDICINE SPRINGFIELD DIV OF HEMATOLOGY-ONCOLOGY

Personal Author(s) : Stiff,Patrick J. ; DeRisi,Michael F. ; Langleben,Adrian ; Gulati,Subhash ; Koester,Alan

Report Date : JUN 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 3

Abstract : In short, we have developed a successful and non-toxic yet simple, rapid, and inexpensive method of BM cryopreservation that should allow for a wider application of autologous BM transplantation as a therapeutic alternative for patients with malignant diseases.

Descriptors :   *Methyl sulfoxide, Symposia, Bone marrow, Surgical transplantation, Freezing, Cells(Biology), Recovery, Cryobiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE