Sergio Giralt, Chief, Adult Bone Marrow Transplant
Service at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center presented the late breaking oral presentation.
A letter to UCI from Fulton Lipscomb, chief of the health department's medical policy section said: "Given these persistently inadequate numbers, the correction actions steps outlined in your letter to address your low numbers are vague and frankly, insufficient to ensure with any confidence that you can effectively turn UCI's adult bone marrow transplant
program around in a one-year time."
"I think these [studies] are going to change our approach," Walter Longo, director of the adult bone marrow transplant
program, told the Journal Sentinel.
In an unpublished study, Andrew Streifel, a hospital environmental specialist at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis who also has studied this spore-carrying phenomenon, compared clinical Aspergillus isolates recovered from pediatric versus adult bone marrow transplant
Community respiratory virus infections among hospitalized adult bone marrow transplant