Roman Perez was diagnosed with AML on September 2020, he received treatment for six months and went on remission, was discharged home, and after 2 months he relapsed was admitted again, and transferred to UCSF to receive a bone marrow transplant. After 10 months post-transplant he had a second relapse on July 28 2022 went back to UCSF for treatment and unfortunately, he did not respond to treatment, he was then transferred to Stanford to have a medical trial, he is currently admitted at Lucille Packard he begins his trial on September 1st so far he is doing well, in a couple of weeks he will be getting a biopsy from his bone marrow to check if the trial is working. He will be admitted here for at least 2 months, if the trial is successful, he will be transferred back to UCSF to receive a 2nd bone marrow transplant.
Project CHAP (Children's Health Assistance Program) is a non-profit organization that raises money for children with medically-related expenses. This year we are raising money for Roman and his family. To learn more about our cause, you can click the link to our website: https://www.projectchap.com/
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