Icahn School Of Medicine At Mount Sinai

Date of Award



Crohn's Disease, Therapeutics



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.