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Potential selection of unrelated donor based on HLA-DPB1 T-cell epitope matching using data from a single-center analysis

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Fig. 1: Flow chart of donor searches.

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The datasets generated and analysed during the current study are available from the corresponding author on reasonable request.


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We thank all the healthcare workers of the Servizio di Immunoematologia e Medicina Trasfusionale and of the Centro Trapianti Midollo at the ASST Grande Ospedale Metropolitano Niguarda (Milano, Italy), their patients and their donors.

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RC was responsible for designing the study, collected data, performed analyses and wrote the manuscript; DG collected data and performed analyses; FDA contributed to writing the manuscript; GC and GL performed HLA typing; BDM and GM were responsible for patients´ care; GG was responsible for patients´ care and for the unrelated donor search; SR supervised the analyses and provided scientific support. All the authors approved the final version of the manuscript.

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Crocchiolo, R., Girgenti, D., D’Amico, F. et al. Potential selection of unrelated donor based on HLA-DPB1 T-cell epitope matching using data from a single-center analysis. Bone Marrow Transplant (2022).

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