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.

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 […]