Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation and implications for cell therapy reimbursement

Richard T. Maziarz, Dawn Driscoll

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Abstract

As costly stem cell treatments progress from experimental concepts toward licensed products and routine procedures, governmental and private payers grapple with shrinking budgets to cover more lives. We describe efforts underway in the US to create mechanisms for reimbursement of cell therapies and discuss other reimbursement-related issues for the stem cell community.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)609-612
Number of pages4
JournalCell Stem Cell
Volume8
Issue number6
DOIs
StatePublished - Jun 3 2011

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Molecular Medicine
  • Genetics
  • Cell Biology

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