Selection of the first children who will do BMT from haploidentical mother with Dr. Sodani in India

As we have written some weeks ago,Dr. Pietro Sodani plans to start BMT from haploidentical mother to child with thalassemia using protocol 30 before the end of 2013 in Bangalore(India).

In cooperation with the doctors of the BMT unit of the Narayana Hrudayalaya/Mazumdar Shaw Cancer Centre,Dr. Sodani has started the selection of the […]

Pre-transplant investigations and evaluation before doing the haploidentical BMT from mother at the NH/MSCC

We have started the bone marrow pre-transplant investigations for the child and donor before doing the haploidentical BMT from mother using protocol 30 at the Narayana Hrudayalaya/Mazumdar Shaw Cancer Centre in Bangalore(India) with Dr. Pietro Sodani.

The goal is to be sure that they are eligible for the BMT.

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Dr. Sodani plans to start before the end of 2013 BMT from haploidentical mother to child with thalassemia in India

We have good news for all the thalassemia children and their families who don’t have an HLA matching donor to do a BMT to become thalassemia free with no more transfusions.

The Narayana Hrudayalaya/Mazumdar Shaw Cancer Centre in Bangalore(India) has had all the necessary authorizations,and Cure Thalassemia and Dr. Pietro Sodani plan to start […]

TEDMEDLive Bologna:BMT from haploidentical mother to child in thalassemia –Pietro Sodani

Pietro Sodani‘s talk at TEDMEDLive Bologna on BMT from from haploidentical mother to child in thalassemia using protocol 30 as a social business.

Dr. Sodani free advice on BMT:1,000 children from 68 countries

Since June 2011,Dr. Pietro Sodani (Cure Thalassemia co-founder and scientific coordinator,who has done more than 400 BMTs with Prof. Lucarelli,the inventor of BMT for thalassemia) gives his free professional advice via email to tell patients if they can have a Bone Marrow Transplantation(BMT) to become thalassemia free with no more transfusions.

In november 2011 […]

Dr. Sodani will be in India on December 14-15 to visit thalassemia children for BMT at the NH/MSCC in Bangalore

On December 14th and 15th 2012 Dr. Pietro Sodani will visit for free thalassemia children who plan to do a Bone Marrow Transplant to become thalassemia free. He will be in Bangalore(India) at the Narayana Hrudayalaya/Mazumdar Shaw Cancer Centre.

To make a reservation to meet Dr. Sodani,read the details .

 

TEDx Bologna talk:Cure Thalassemia,a Social Business –Eugenio La Mesa

Eugenio La Mesa’s talk at TEDXBologna 2012 on the social business Cure Thalassemia.

Bone Marrow Transplant(BMT) from haploidentical mother to child with thalassemia:the future

Bone Marrow Transplant(BMT) from matched donor is available since more than 30 years,and it is the main cure available for thalassemia major patients to become thalassemia free with no more transfusions. But only 25% of patients have a matched donor.

The good news is that it is possible to do the BMT even if […]

Testimonials of Bone Marrow Transplant(BMT) in thalassemia

Listening to the feedback of the worlwide thalassemia community,we have added a new BMT testimonials page,to allow parents and patients who are planning to do a BMT for thalassemia to be able to talk to patients and their parents who have already done a BMT.

We think that this is something very important,[…]

Partnership with Thalassemia Patients and Friends forum to moderate an area on BMT

We are glad and honored to announce a great partnership with the Thalassemia Patients and Friends forum,the most important online forum for the thalassemia community worldwide,with more than 3,000 active members and 41,000 posts.

Dr. Pietro Sodani (scientific coordinator) and Eugenio La Mesa (chairman),the 2 Cure Thalassemia co-founders,will answer questions […]