Ewelina Mamcarz

Gene Therapy

Researchers Develop Experimental Gene Therapy Treatment For ‘Bubble Boy’ Disease | CBS News | 4/19/2019

Researchers Develop Experimental Gene Therapy Treatment For ‘Bubble Boy’ Disease April 18, 2019 at 9:35 pm Filed Under: HealthWatch , Local TV PHILADELPHIA (AP) — They were born without a working germ-fighting system, every infection a … time to see if it’s a permanent fix, said Dr. Ewelina Mamcarz, one of the study leaders at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis. Omarion Jordan, who turns 1 later this month, had the …

Follow Ewelina Mamcarz:    

Mustang flying high as ‘bubble boy’ gene therapy aces small study | FierceBiotech | 4/19/2019

… the “c” word. Mustang Bio’s stock leapt more than 400% in after-hours trading Wednesday on the news that a gene therapy it licensed from St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital cured eight infants with X … a full immune system pretty quickly,” said the study leader, Ewelina Mamcarz, M.D., in a statement. “All of these patients were able to come off of isolation and they’ve returned home with immune systems that …

Gene Therapy Might Prove a Cure for ‘Bubble Boy’ Disease | U.S. News & World Report | 4/18/2019

Gene Therapy Might Prove a Cure for ‘Bubble Boy’ Disease April 17, 2019 HealthDay Reporter (HealthDay) WEDNESDAY, April 17, 2019 (HealthDay News) – They were once imprisoned in plastic bubbles that cut them off from the … the world and live normal lives,” said lead researcher Dr. Ewelina Mamcarz, a doctor with St. Jude’s Department of Bone Marrow Transplantation and Cellular Therapy. The gene therapy appears to have fully restored the immune …

Doctors use HIV in gene therapy to fix ‘bubble boy’ disease | Yahoo News | 4/18/2019

Doctors use HIV in gene therapy to fix ‘bubble boy’ disease MARILYNN MARCHIONE Reblog 1 / 5 In this April 2019 photo provided by the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 2-year-old Gael Jesus Pino … time to see if it’s a permanent fix, said Dr. Ewelina Mamcarz, one of the study leaders at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis. Omarion Jordan, who turns 1 later this month, had the …

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Sky High for Kids makes $20 million fundraising commitment to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital | PR Newswire | 8/15/2019

MEMPHIS, Tenn. , Aug. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – Sky High for Kids recently announced a $20 million naming commitment at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital ® for a research floor in the new Advanced Research Center on the … impacted by their fundraising efforts. They also heard from Dr. Ewelina Mamcarz , who highlighted the hospital’s latest discoveries through gene therapy and a new groundbreaking treatment for what is commonly known as ‘bubble boy’ disease …

Gene Therapy Might Prove a Cure for ‘Bubble Boy’ Disease | U.S. News & World Report | 4/18/2019

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis, Tenn. “These patients are toddlers now who are responding to vaccination and have immune systems that produce all immune cells they need for protection from infections as they explore the world and live normal lives,” said lead researcher Dr. Ewelina Mamcarz, a doctor with St. Jude’s Department of Bone Marrow Transplantation and Cellular Therapy. The gene therapy appears to have fully restored the …

Doctors use HIV in gene therapy to fix ‘bubble boy’ disease | Yahoo News | 4/18/2019

… gene therapy to fix ‘bubble boy’ disease MARILYNN MARCHIONE Reblog 1 / 5 In this April 2019 photo provided by the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 2-year-old Gael Jesus Pino Alva is held by … time to see if it’s a permanent fix, said Dr. Ewelina Mamcarz, one of the study leaders at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis. Omarion Jordan, who turns 1 later this month, had the …

Study: Researchers successfully treat babies with 'bubble boy' disease using gene therapy | Yahoo News | 4/18/2019

Ewelina Mamcarz and Dr. Stephen Gottschalk from St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. St. Jude performed a new therapy on infants newly diagnosed with X-linked severe combined immunodeficiency (SCID-X1), a genetic condition called “bubble boy” disease, according to a study published in the New England Journal of Medicine’s April 18 issue. More “Previous infections cleared in all infants, and all continued to grow normally,” the study said of the …

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis TN

Sky High for Kids makes $20 million fundraising commitment to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital | PR Newswire | 8/15/2019

MEMPHIS, Tenn. , Aug. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – Sky High for Kids recently announced a $20 million naming commitment at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital ® for a research floor in the new Advanced Research Center on the … impacted by their fundraising efforts. They also heard from Dr. Ewelina Mamcarz , who highlighted the hospital’s latest discoveries through gene therapy and a new groundbreaking treatment for what is commonly known as ‘bubble boy’ disease …