Singapore scientists make key find in stem cell study

A bone marrow or blood stem cell transplant is the best treatment option for patients diagnosed with blood diseases such as leukaemia and lymphoma.

Without a transplant, many of them would die. At any one time, at least 50 patients here are waiting to find a matching donor.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on August 16, 2018, with the headline 'S'pore scientists make key find in stem cell study'. Print Edition | Subscribe