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Can oral glutamine prevent mucositis in children undergoing hematopoietic stem-cell transplantation?

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S Sonis is a consultant to Biomodels, LLC (reimbursement to Brigham and Women's Hospital Physicians' Organization), and is a partner in Mucosal Therapeutics, LLC.

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Sonis, S. Can oral glutamine prevent mucositis in children undergoing hematopoietic stem-cell transplantation?. Nat Rev Clin Oncol 3, 244–245 (2006).

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