Attached you have the original journal paper detailing t cell depletion in myeloblative transplants. Some centers are doing similar work with nonmyeloablative.
translation? The person receiving this treatment woulg get 2700 grey's of radiation, enough to completely destroy their marrow, as opposed to other newer protocols wherein the patient would receive 200 or 0 grey's.
The T cell depletion causes less graft vs host disease but also is less effective towards the myeloma