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Bone marrow transplants effective against weak immune systems

Bone marrow transplants from relatives can extend the...Doctors have known since 1968 that bone marrow transplants could help children with SCIDS...showed that children who received bone marrow transplants from relatives benefited, even...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/02/18/tec_253784.shtml
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Some breast-cancer experts hold out hope for bone-marrow transplants

...Some experts say grueling bone marrow transplants for advanced breast cancer...hype about the benefits of bone marrow transplants without any clear evidence...United States have undergone bone marrow transplants. In about 5 percent of cases...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/05/18/tec_261682.shtml
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Breast cancer community braces for studies questioning radical treatment

...long-awaited studies on bone marrow transplants in treating advanced breast...patients responded better to bone marrow transplants, or if one type of high-dose...Medical Center. He offers bone marrow transplants and says patients expected...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/04/16/tec_259182.shtml
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Study: Umbilical cord blood provides life-saving tissue for cancer victims

...likely would die without bone marrow transplants and do not have related...ultimately replace unrelated bone marrow (transplants), but we're 10 years...genetic diseases. With bone marrow transplants, Rubinstein said, at least...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/11/26/ent_245734.shtml
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Golf life continues for Avery

...tied up in the petty things." Avery beat the odds and he knows it. Of the 12 people who went into Emory for bone-marrow transplants at the time he did, only one other patient is still living. His name is Doug McGraft of Greenville, S.C...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/11/10/oth_217310.shtml
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Greenbrier High School bone marrow drive honors Augusta cancer survivor's 12th birthday

...the eve of his seventh birthday, received four bone marrow transplants in eighteen months. He has been in remission...for the Simkinses, researched the benefits of bone marrow transplants for her senior project. She coordinated the drive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-01-21/greenbrier-high-school-bone-m
Who wouldn't be thankful?

In four bone marrow transplants and countless other hospitalizations, they've put a lot of stuff into little Brennan Simkins.Everything but negativity...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2012-11-21/who-wouldnt-be-thankf
Stem cell survival could help treat bones

...and battling diseases such as osteoporosis, say researchers at Georgia Regents University.Unlike conventional bone marrow transplants that focus on hematopoietic stem cells, which produce red and white blood cells, transplants of mesenchymal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2013-03-05/stem-cell-survival-could-hel
Augusta pediatric cancer survivor featured in TV commercial for St. Jude

...November because Brennan was suddenly hospitalized, but they are participating this year. Brennan received four bone marrow transplants ? three of them at St. Jude, in Memphis, Tenn. He has been in remission for acute myeloid leukemia since...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2012-11-15/augusta-pediatric-cancer-sur
Augusta leukemia patient featured on NBC's 'Today'

...one week ago.Brennan has been in remission for acute myeloid leukemia since February 2011. He received four bone marrow transplants ? three of them from St. Jude.A St. Jude television commerical starring Brennan and actor Robin Williams...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-11-19/augusta-leukemia-patient-feat