Sarah DeGraves was only 22 when she was diagnosed with acute myelogenous leukemia. After undergoing chemotherapy, she was in remission for 10 months, but the leukemia returned. At that point, it was determined that more intense chemotherapy followed by a stem cell transplant was required. Genetic testing revealed that her brother was a match, and..
Years after overcoming an anemia condition when he was a child, Max Harris was diagnosed with acute myelogenous leukemia—a cancer of the bone marrow and blood. His doctors recommended an aggressive treatment plan of induction chemotherapy followed by a bone marrow transplant. Bone marrow transplants take stem cells from the bone marrow or blood of..