The Promise of Cellular Therapy

2011 BMT Tandem Meetings
Dr. Mortimer Bortin Award Lecture
Armand Keating, MD
Princess Margaret Hospital
Toronto

Objectives: Dr. Armand Keating presented the annual Dr. Mortimer Bortin Award Lecture. He has reviewed the history of bone marrow transplantation from the inception of the BMT Registry to the present (300,000 BMT procedures; 20,000 cord blood procedures). Included in Dr. Keating's remarks are the broad subjects of Regenerative Medicine and Cell Based Anti-cancer Therapy.