Icahn School Of Medicine At Mount Sinai


Date of Award

05.19.2021

Program

Crohn's Disease, Therapeutics

Amount

$2,206,164

Term of Grant

36 months

Project Title

Next Phase of Stem Cell Transplant for Refractory Crohn’s Disease

Project Description

This project will improve the long-term efficacy of autologous stem cell transplantation (auto-SCT) for refractory Crohn’s disease (CD) by using immunotherapy post-transplant and provides an opportunity to understand why some CD patients are refractory to medications and how auto-SCT is effective in treating CD.