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Mechanisms of graft-versus-leukemia effects after allogeneic stem cell transplantation: effects on the leukemia stem cell?

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CF and AM received grant support from the German Research Foundation (DFG TransRegio SFB 36, B8) and Integrated Research and Treatment Center Transplantation (IFB-Tx). The symposium and publication of this supplement were sponsored by the Division of Hematology / Oncology at the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and NIH Center of Biomedical Research Excellence (COBRE) for Stem Cells Biology at Rhode Island Hospital.

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H-JK and SH have received lecture fees from Neovii Fresenius Biotech EBMT and TEVA education. RB declares no conflict of interest.

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Kolb, HJ., Schmetzer, H., Schmid, C. et al. Mechanisms of graft-versus-leukemia effects after allogeneic stem cell transplantation: effects on the leukemia stem cell?. Leukemia Suppl 3, S16–S17 (2014).

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  • TBI
  • graft-versus-leukemia
  • allogeneic stem cell transplantation with T cell depletion
  • Transfusion of Donor Lymphocytes


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