Cellular Therapy Product Collection
Hematopoietic Progenitor Cell (HPC) Collections
A procedure in which HPCs (immature white blood cells) are removed from an autologous or allogenic donor. The donor is mobilized with medications to help increase the production of white blood cells in the bone marrow.
Mononuclear Cell (MNC) Collections
A procedure in which MNCs (lymphocytes and monocytes) are removed from an autologous or allogenic donor. For autologous collections, the cells may be engineered (per independent lab protocols) to develop an individualized cancer treatment.
- MNC collections for dendreon for development of provenge (sipuleucel-T) for treatment of prostate cancer
- MNC collections for novel cell therapies