They then tested the cells with two drugs, each able to inhibit a separate protein known to be highly active in JMML
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5] The morphological subtype of acute leukemia observed were, ALL LI, L2and L3, APML and JMML
One of the few reliable indicators of JMML
cells is their tendency to proliferate in response to very low levels of a growth-stimulating factor called GM-CSF; normal cells respond only at higher levels.
The course of JMML
is also highly variable: very rare children spontaneously go into remission with minimal treatment, while fully half of JMML
patients suffer from a highly aggressive form of the disease that fails to respond to bone marrow transplant.
Mignon Loh, MD, a pediatric cancer specialist at UCSF Benioff Children s Hospital San Francisco who helped diagnose and treat Evan, said JMML
is particularly devastating for families because the treatment required to cure children a bone marrow transplant is so intense.
AFTER bone marrow transplant, the relapse rate for children with JMML
may be up to 50%.
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In the next two to three months, she will be undergoing several other procedures that would bring her safely to a bone marrow transplant, the only treatment option for JMML
The Charlotte Wren Forget Me Not Fund was launched in July and has already raised more than pounds 38,800 to pay for research into JMML
and to sponsor a room in Charlotte's name at Crawford House, which provides free accommodation for families.
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Money from the Wish campaign will be added to the pounds 26,000 already raised by the Charlotte Wren Forget-Me-Not Fund to pay for research into JMML
and to sponsor a room in Charlotte's name at Crawford House, which provides free accommodation for local families who have to travel to Newcastle to receive medical treatment for children with life-threatening illnesses.