• Childhood Conditions Treated with Stem Cell Transplant

    At Dana-Farber/Boston Children's Cancer and Blood Disorders Center, stem cell transplant (also called bone marrow transplant) is used to treat many conditions affecting children and teens, including:

    Cancers and Blood Disorders

    Genetic Immunodeficiencies

    Metabolic Diseases

    • Adrenoleukodystrophy (ALD)
    • Globoid cell leukodystrophy (Krabbe disease)
    • Hunter syndrome
    • Hurler syndrome
    • Metachromatic leukodystrophy
    • Morquio syndrome
    • Sanfillipo syndrome


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  • Contact Us

    Call 1-855-320-2094. We can answer your questions about stem cell transplantation and new patient scheduling.
  • Clinical Trials

    Through clinical trials and research, we are learning how to use stem cell transplant in more innovative and effective ways.callout bg
  • Stem Cell Transplant

    Dana-Farber/Boston Children's has one of the largest and most experienced pediatric stem cell transplant programs in the United States. Watch Dr. Leslie Lehmann explain how stem cell transplants work.