Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Phase II Study of a Geriatric Vulnerability Based, Personalized Allogeneic Hematopoietic Transplantation Strategy for Older, Vulnerable Patients with Myelodysplastic Syndrome.
2019

Overview

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center was awarded a $250,000 grant over two years to support early career researcher Dr. Richard J. Lin.

Details

Dr. Lin will conduct this research with the support of his mentor
Dr. Sergio A. Giralt to evaluate the efficacy of an adapted strategy based on geriatric vulnerabilities and geriatric management to reduce non-relapse mortality for older MDS patients receiving curative intent allogeneic hematopoietic transplantation.

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