ASCIST: A Phase I Study of Immunotherapy Including Haploidentical NK Cell Infusion Following CD133+Positively-Selected Autologous Hematopoietic Stem Cells In Children With High-Risk Solid Tumors or Lymphomas


Stem Cell / Bone Marrow Transplant : high-risk solid tumors and lymphomas


This is a research study investigating the addition of Haploidentical natural killer cell infusion to autologous stem cell transplantation. This will be evaluated in participants with high-risk solid tumors for whom autologous transplantation is indicated.



Eligibility criteria, among others, include:

Stem Cell Transplant Recipient:

Stem Cell Collection Phase

Autologous Stem Cell Transplant Phase


For the current eligibility status of this clinical study, referring physicians must contact St. Jude Children's Research Hospital at 1-866-2ST-JUDE (1-866-278-5833).


David Shook, MD

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
262 Danny Thomas Place
Memphis, TN 38105 USA
Voice: 1-888-226-4343 or 901-595-4055
FAX: 901-595-4011

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