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Following A Patient Story From Transfusion Medicine to Hemepath Rotations

When I started my pathology residency, I never expected to have such a moving patient experience.

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Clinical Trial for Personalized Immunotherapy in Glioblastoma

Results from nine patients with brain tumor reported at AACR.

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Partnership to Produce Gene Therapies

Plans to open a 145,000-square-foot cell and gene therapy manufacturing plant at the Philadelphia Navy Yard.

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New Patents for Pathology Research Team

Issued for technologies in pioneering personalized cellular therapy CTL019 for patients with leukemia and lymphoma.

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Latest Results of Investigational Cellular Therapy CTL019 at ASH

Highlights of the new trial results include a response rate of more than 90 percent among pediatric ALL patients, and results from the first lymphoma trials testing the approach, including a 100 percent response rate among follicular lymphoma patients and 45 percent response rate among those with diffuse large B cell lymphoma.

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Chimeric Antigen Receptor T Cells for Sustained Remissions in Leukemia

Ninety percent of children and adults with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) who had relapsed multiple times or failed to respond to standard therapies went into remission after receiving an investigational personalized cellular therapy, CTL019, developed at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. The unprecedented results are published this week in The New England Journal of Medicine.

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