All You Need to Know About Stem Cells and Their Role in Battling Cancer

In this TED-Ed video, learn how stem cells work and how they can impact the future of personalized medicine.

Recently a study found that lymphoma patients who undergo a hematopoietic stem cell transplant (HSCT) from a tissue-matched donor have similar survival rates to those receiving HSCT from sibling donors. 

“As we go through our lives, each of us will have very different needs for our own health care. Scientists and doctors are constantly researching ways to make medicine more personalized.”

Learn more about how these findings could mean a greater use of stem cell transplant therapy in lymphoma patients.

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Andreia has a degree in New Communication Technologies and experience in social media, design and tech. She is eager to find new ways to communicate and explore her curiosity about science and technology.

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