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Aldoss, I., Pullarkat, V. Indications for allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation for adults with Philadelphia-chromosome negative acute lymphoblastic leukemia in first complete remission: all about MRD?. Bone Marrow Transplant 54, 3–5 (2019). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41409-018-0398-8