Mixed chimerism following allogeneic bone marrow transplantation: cases report

K.N. Melkova, N.V. Gorbunova, T.Z. Cherniavskaya

FSBI «N.N. Blokhin Russian Cancer Research Center» RAMS, Moscow, Russian Federation


Cimerism monitoring after the bone marrow transplantation (BMT) by a method based on the quantitative polymerase chain reaction (PCR), is important for the assessment of efficiency of transplantation, early identification of recurrence and timely correction of therapy. Clinical examples of the mixed chimerism after allogeneic BMT are presented.

Keywords: allogeneic transplantation, chimerism, mixed chimerism, bone marrow, hematopoietic stem cells.

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