Photopheresis treatment seems to modulate the immune system, not suppress it, allowing the body to manage graft-versus-host disease without counteracting the effects of the hematopoietic stem cell transplant.
Blood And Marrow Transplant Posts
You may think of the department in charge of cleaning the Huntsman Cancer Institute (HCI) cancer hospital as “Housekeeping.” But the name has changed in recent years to Environmental Services (EVS) in order to reflect the department’s many responsibilities. The 55 EVS employees at HCI’s cancer hospital play a crucial role in keeping patients, visitors, and staff safe.
Bone marrow transplant patients at Huntsman Cancer Institute (HCI) know all too well the importance of finding a donor who is a match. Just ask Hilary Jacobs, who received a transplant to treat a cancer known as myelodysplastic syndrome.