The 43rd annual meeting of the European Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation took place in Marseille between March 26th and March 29th, 2017. The society celebrated 60 years of history in the field of hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. This report summarises some interesting abstracts that were presented during the meeting.

(BELG J HEMATOL 2017;8(3):122–4)