December, 2007
No. 92 (12)

Editorials

Articles

The frequency of JAK2 exon 12 mutations in idiopathic erythrocytosis patients with low serum erythropoietin levels

Melanie J. Percy, Linda M. Scott, Wendy N. Erber, Claire N. Harrison, John T. Reilly, Frank G.C. Jones, Anthony R. Green, Mary Frances McMullin

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.11643

Adhesion molecules and differentiation syndrome: phenotypic and functional analysis of the effect of ATRA, As2O3, phenylbutyrate, and G-CSF in acute promyelocytic leukemia

Gil Cunha De Santis, Mirela de Barros Tamarozzi, Romualdo Barroso Sousa, Susana Elisa Moreno, Daniela Secco, Aglair Bergamo Garcia, Ana Sílvia Gouveia Lima, Lúcia Helena Faccioli, Roberto Passetto Falcão, Fernando Queirós Cunha, Eduardo Magalhães Rego

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.10607

Outcome of adult T-lymphoblastic lymphoma after acute lymphoblastic leukemia-type treatment: a GOELAMS trial

Mathilde Hunault, Malgorzata Truchan-Graczyk, Denis Caillot, Jean-Luc Harousseau, Serge Bologna, Chantal Himberlin, Denis Guyotat, Christian Berthou, Philippe Casassus, Laurence Baranger, Marie-Christine Béné, Norbert Ifrah, Emmanuel Gyan

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.10882

The potential anticancer agent PK11195 induces apoptosis irrespective of p53 and ATM status in chronic lymphocytic leukemia cells

Antonio F. Santidrián, Ana M. Cosialls, Llorenç Coll-Mulet, Daniel Iglesias-Serret, Mercè de Frias, Diana M. González-Gironès, Clara Campàs, Alicia Domingo, Gabriel Pons, Joan Gil

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.11194

Thrombin-generating capacity in patients with von Willebrand’s disease

Lucia Rugeri, Suzette Beguin, Coenraad Hemker, Jean-Claude Bordet, Raphael Fleury, Brigitte Chatard, Claude Negrier, Yesim Dargaud

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.11460

Kinetics of recovery of dendritic cell subsets after reduced-intensity conditioning allogeneic stem cell transplantation and clinical outcome

Carme Talarn, Alvaro Urbano-Ispizua, Rodrigo Martino, José Antonio Pérez-Simón, Montserrat Batlle, Concepción Herrera, Miquel Granell, Anna Gaya, Montserrat Torrebadell, Francesc Fernández-Avilés, Marta Aymerich, Pedro Marín, Jorge Sierra, Emili Montserrat

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.11076

Italian blood donors with anti-HBc and occult hepatitis B virus infection

Paola Manzini, Mauro Girotto, Raffaele Borsotti, Osvaldo Giachino, Roberto Guaschino, Maurizio Lanteri, Domenico Testa, Paola Ghiazza, Maria Vacchini, Franca Danielle, Alessandra Pizzi, Chiara Valpreda, Franco Castagno, Franco Curti, Paola Magistroni, Maria Lorena Abate, Antonina Smedile, Mario Rizzetto

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.11224

Differential activation of the death receptor pathway in human target cells induced by cytotoxic T lymphocytes showing different kinetics of killing

Jeltje F. de Vries, Peter A. von dem Borne, Simone A.P. van Luxemburg-Heijs, Mirjam H.M. Heemskerk, Roel Willemze, J.H. Frederik Falkenburg, Renèe M.Y. Barge

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.11308

Atypical BCR-ABL mRNA transcripts in adult Acute lymphoblastic leukemia

Thomas Burmeister, Stefan Schwartz, Almut Taubald, Edgar Jost, Thomas Lipp, Folker Schneller, Helmut Diedrich, Henrike Thomssen, Ulrich J.M. Mey, Jan Eucker, Harald Rieder, Nicola Gökbuget, Dieter Hoelzer, Eckhard Thiel

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.11737

Letters to the Editor

Endothelial-dependent vasodilation is impaired in children with sickle cell disease

Mariane de Montalembert, Yacine Aggoun, Assa Niakate, Isabelle Szezepanski, Damien Bonnet

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.11253

JAK2 exon 12 mutations in polycythemia vera or idiopathic erythrocytosis

Luz Martínez-Avilés, Carles Besses, Alberto Álvarez-Larrán, Francisco Cervantes, Juan Carlos Hernández-Boluda, Beatriz Bellosillo

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.12011

Imatinib mesylate in the treatment of newly diagnosed or refractory/resistant c-KIT positive acute myeloid leukemia. Results of an italian multicentric phase II study.

Pier Paolo Piccaluga, Michele Malagola, Michela Rondoni, Mario Arpinati, Stefania Paolini, Anna Candoni, Renato Fanin, Emanuela Messa, Maria Teresa Pirrotta, Francesco Lauria, Giuseppe Visani, Daniele Alberti, Francesca Rancati, Vincenza Vinaccia, Domenico Russo, Giuseppe Saglio, Michele Baccarani, Giovanni Martinelli

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.11345

Evaluation of genetic markers linked to hemophilia A locus: an Indian experience

Atreyee Saha, Saibal Mukherjee, Mahua Maulik, Giriraj Ratan Chandak, The Indian Genome Variation Consortium, Kunal Ray

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.11545

Successful unrelated cord blood transplantation for a patient with CD40 ligand deficiency

Yoichiro Tsuji, Kohsuke Imai, Yoichi Morinishi, Kazuhiro Kogawa, Masaaki Morino, Shigeaki Nonoyama

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.11531

Online Only Articles

Severe developmental delay and epilepsy in a Japanese patient with severe congenital neutropenia due to HAX1 deficiency

K. Matsubara, K. Imai, S. Okada, M. Miki, N. Ishikawa, M. Tsumura, T. Kato, O. Ohara, S. Nonoyama, M. Kobayashi

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.11973

Rituximab for prevention of delayed hemolytic transfusion reaction in sickle cell disease

F. Noizat-Pirenne, D. Bachir, P. Chadebech, M. Michel, A. Plonquet, J.-C. Lecron, F. Galactéros, P. Bierling

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.12074

Brief Reports

Antithymocyte globulin and cyclosporine for treatment of 44 children with hepatitis associated aplastic anemia

Yuko Osugi, Hiroshi Yagasaki, Masahiro Sako, Yoshiyuki Kosaka, Takashi Taga, Tsuyoshi Ito, Masuji Yamamoto, Akira Ohara, Takeyuki Sato, Junichi Mimaya, Ichiro Tsukimoto, Seiji Kojima, the Japan Childhood Aplastic Anemia Study Group

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.11359

Rituximab therapy for childhood Evans syndrome

Brigitte Bader-Meunier, Nathalie Aladjidi, Françoise Bellmann, Fabrice Monpoux, Brigitte Nelken, Alain Robert, Corinne Armari-Alla, Capucine Picard, Françoise Ledeist, Martine Munzer, Karima Yacouben, Yves Bertrand, Antoine Pariente, Arnaud Chaussé, Yves Perel, Guy Leverger

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.11540

Activity and safety profile of low-dose rituximab for the treatment of autoimmune cytopenias in adults

Drew Provan, Tom Butler, Maria Laura Evangelista, Sergio Amadori, Adrian C. Newland, Roberto Stasi

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.11709

Decision Making and Problem Solving

Predictability of hematopoietic stem cell transplantation rates

Alois Gratwohl, Helen Baldomero, Alvin Schwendener, Michael Gratwohl, Jane Apperley, Dietger Niederwieser, Karl Frauendorfer

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.11260