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Department of Cell Therapy and Transplantation Medicine

The Department of Cell Therapy and Transplantation Medicine performs hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in patients with hematologic diseases such as leukemia, malignant lymphoma and aplastic anemia, congenital immunodeficiency, and solid tumors.

Medical services

Transplantation therapy is provided in cooperation with the Department of Hematology and Oncology and the hematology and oncology group of the Department of Pediatrics. In particularly close cooperation with the Department of Transfusion Medicine and the Radiological Center, as well as with specialized departments to treat various posttransplant complications, the Department of Cell Therapy and Transplantation Medicine provides comprehensive and intensive therapy.

Diagnosis and treatment policy

Treatment plans for adult patients are determined jointly with the Hematology and Oncology Department and plans for pediatric patients are determined jointly with the hematology and oncology group of the Pediatrics Department. Bone marrow, the source of transplantation, is collected jointly with the Surgical Center and peripheral blood stem cells are collected jointly with the Transfusion Medicine division.

Specialties

Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (bone marrow transplantation, peripheral blood stem cell transplantation, umbilical cord blood transplantation).

Target diseases

Acute myeloid leukemia, acute lymphoblastic leukemia, aplastic anemia, myelodysplastic syndrome, malignant lymphoma, congenital immunodeficiency, multiple myeloma, childhood malignant tumors, germ cell tumors, etc.

Mineo Kurokawa

Mineo Kurokawa

Departments/Divisions

Department of Hematology and Oncology

Titles

M.D. , Ph.D.

Expertise/Specialties

Hematological malignancies

Research Interests

Leukemia

Languages

Japanese, English

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