May, 2008
No. 93 (5)

Editorials

Articles

Characterization of compound 584, an Abl kinase inhibitor with lasting effects

Miriam Puttini, Sara Redaelli, Loris Moretti, Stefania Brussolo, Rosalind H Gunby, Luca Mologni, Edoardo Marchesi, Loredana Cleris, Arianna Donella-Deana, Peter Drueckes, Elisa Sala, Vittorio Lucchini, Michael Kubbutat, Franca Formelli, Alfonso Zambon, Leonardo Scapozza, Carlo Gambacorti-Passerini

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.12212

Comparative genome profiling across subtypes of low-grade B-cell lymphoma identifies type-specific and common aberrations that target genes with a role in B-cell neoplasia

Bibiana I. Ferreira, Juan F. García, Javier Suela, Manuela Mollejo, Francisca I. Camacho, Angel Carro, Santiago Montes, Miguel A. Piris, Juan C. Cigudosa

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.12221

Genomic aberrations in mantle cell lymphoma detected by interphase fluorescence in situ hybridization. Incidence and clinicopathological correlations

Sandrine Sander, Lars Bullinger, Elke Leupolt, Axel Benner, Dirk Kienle, Tiemo Katzenberger, Jörg Kalla, German Ott, Hans Konrad Müller-Hermelink, Thomas F.E. Barth, Peter Möller, Peter Lichter, Hartmut Döhner, Stephan Stilgenbauer

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.12330

Gain of chromosome region 18q21 including the MALT1 gene is associated with the activated B-cell-like gene expression subtype and increased BCL2 gene dosage and protein expression in diffuse large B-cell lymphoma

Judith Dierlamm, Eva M. Murga Penas, Stefan Bentink, Swen Wessendorf, Hilmar Berger, Michael Hummel, Wolfram Klapper, Dido Lenze, Andreas Rosenwald, Eugenia Haralambieva, German Ott, Sergio B. Cogliatti, Peter Möller, Carsten Schwaenen, Harald Stein, Markus Löffler, Rainer Spang, Lorenz Trümper, Reiner Siebert, for the Deutsche Krebshilfe Network Project “Molecular Mechanisms in Malignant Lymphomas”

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.12057

Selective influences in the expressed immunoglobulin heavy and light chain gene repertoire in hairy cell leukemia

Francesco Forconi, Elisa Sozzi, Davide Rossi, Surinder S. Sahota, Teresa Amato, Donatella Raspadori, Livio Trentin, Lorenzo Leoncini, Gianluca Gaidano, Francesco Lauria

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.12282

A de novo splice donor mutation in the thrombopoietin gene causes hereditary thrombocythemia in a Polish family

Kun Liu, Robert Kralovics, Zbigniew Rudzki, Barbara Grabowska, Andreas S. Buser, Damla Olcaydu, Heinz Gisslinger, Ralph Tiedt, Patricia Frank, Krzysztof Okoñ, Anthonie P.C. van der Maas, Radek C. Skoda

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.11801

The Italian AICE-Genetics hemophilia A database: results and correlation with clinical phenotype

Maurizio Margaglione, Giancarlo Castaman, Massimo Morfini, Angiola Rocino, Elena Santagostino, Giuseppe Tagariello, Anna Rita Tagliaferri, Ezio Zanon, Maria Patrizia Bicocchi, Giuseppe Castaldo, Flora Peyvandi, Rosa Santacroce, Francesca Torricelli, Elvira Grandone, Pier Mannuccio Mannucci, the AICE-Genetics Study Group

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.12427

AB0 blood group and risk of venous or arterial thrombosis in carriers of factor V Leiden or prothrombin G20210A polymorphisms

Antonia Miñano, Adriana Ordóñez, Francisco España, José Ramón González-Porras, Ramón Lecumberri, Jordi Fontcuberta, Pilar Llamas, Francisco Marín, Amparo Estellés, Ignacio Alberca, Vicente Vicente, Javier Corral

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.12271

Follow-up of healthy donors receiving granulocyte colony-stimulating factor for peripheral blood progenitor cell mobilization and collection. Results of the Spanish Donor Registry

Javier de la Rubia, Felipe de Arriba, Cristina Arbona, María J. Pascual, Concha Zamora, Andrés Insunza, Dorleta Martínez, Carmen Paniagua, Miguel A. Díaz, Miguel A. Sanz

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.12285

Italian Society of Hematology practice guidelines for the management of iron overload in thalassemia major and related disorders

Emanuele Angelucci, Giovanni Barosi, Clara Camaschella, Maria Domenica Cappellini, Mario Cazzola, Renzo Galanello, Monia Marchetti, Antonio Piga, Sante Tura

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.12413

Cytoplasmic mutated nucleophosmin is stable in primary leukemic cells and in a xenotransplant model of NPMc+ acute myeloid leukemia in SCID mice

Brunangelo Falini, Maria Paola Martelli, Cristina Mecucci, Arcangelo Liso, Niccolò Bolli, Barbara Bigerna, Alessandra Pucciarini, Stefano Pileri, Giovanna Meloni, Massimo F. Martelli, Torsten Haferlach, Susanne Schnittger

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.12225

Letters to the Editor

A cross-sectional magnetic resonance imaging assessment of organ specific hemosiderosis in 180 thalassemia major patients in Hong Kong

Wing-Yan Au, Wynnie Wai-man Lam, Winnie W.C. Chu, Hui-Leung Yuen, Alvin Siu-Cheung Ling, Rever Chak-Ho Li, Helen Man-Hong Chan, Harold Kwok-Kuen Lee, Man-Fai Law, Herman Sung Yu Liu, Raymond Liang, Shau-Yin Ha

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.12367

Myeloproliferative Disorders

Malignant Lymphomas

Multiple Myeloma

Confirmation of the utility of the International Staging System and identification of a unique pattern of disease in Brazilian patients with multiple myeloma

Vania T.M. Hungria, Angelo Maiolino, Gracia Martinez, Gisele W.B. Colleoni, Érika O.D.M. Coelho, Laís Rocha, Renata Nunes, Rosane Bittencourt, Luciana C.O. Oliveira, Rosa Malena O. Faria, Ricardo Pasquini, Sílvia M.M. Magalhães, Cármino A. Souza, Jorge V. Pinto Neto, Luciana Barreto, Elizabeth Andrade, Maria do Socorro O. Portella, Vanessa Bolejack, Brian G.M. Durie, on behalf of the International Myeloma Working Group Latin America

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.11637

Serum-free light chain elevation is associated with a shorter time to treatment in Waldenstrom’s macroglobulinemia

Raphael Itzykson, Magali Le Garff-Tavernier, Sandrine Katsahian, Marie-Claude Diemert, Lucile Musset, Veronique Leblond

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.12107

Multiple Myeloma

A simple, novel and robust test to diagnose type I Glanzmann thrombasthenia

Manasi Vijapurkar, Kanjaksha Ghosh, Shrimati Shetty, Mary Ann McLane, Ana Maria Moura da Silva, Diego Butera

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.12288

Online Only Articles

Surgical treatment of a foscavir-resistant atypical Cytomegalovirus pneumonia in an allogeneic stem cell transplant recipient

C. Bressollette-Bodin, A. Claver, D. Boutolleau, P. Chevallier, T. Guillaume, T. Gastinne, P. Moreau, J-L. Harousseau, B.M. Imbert-Marcille, S. Le Gouill

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.12199

No association of the hypercoagulable state with sickle cell disease related pulmonary hypertension

E.J. van Beers, H.M.H. Spronk, H. ten Cate, A.J. Duits, D.P.M. Brandjes, J.W.J. van Esser, B.J. Biemond, J.B. Schnog, on behalf of the CURAMA study Group

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.12632

Brief Reports

Sickle cell disease-related organ damage occurs irrespective of pain rate: implications for clinical practice

Eduard J. van Beers, Charlotte F.J. van Tuijn, Melvin R. Mac Gillavry, Anna van der Giessen, John-John B. Schnog, Bart J. Biemond, on behalf of the CURAMA study group

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.12152

Phospho-CRKL monitoring for the assessment of BCR-ABL activity in imatinib-resistant chronic myeloid leukemia or Ph+ acute lymphoblastic leukemia patients treated with nilotinib

Paul La Rosée, Susanne Holm-Eriksen, Heiko Konig, Nicolai Härtel, Thomas Ernst, Julia Debatin, Martin C. Mueller, Philipp Erben, Anja Binckebanck, Lydia Wunderle, Yaping Shou, Margaret Dugan, Ruediger Hehlmann, Oliver G. Ottmann, Andreas Hochhaus

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.12186

Front-line treatment of Philadelphia positive chronic myeloid leukemia with imatinib and interferon-α: 5-year outcome

Francesca Palandri, Ilaria Iacobucci, Fausto Castagnetti, Nicoletta Testoni, Angela Poerio, Marilina Amabile, Massimo Breccia, Tamara Intermesoli, Francesco Iuliano, Giovanna Rege-Cambrin, Mario Tiribelli, Maurizio Miglino, Fabrizio Pane, Giuseppe Saglio, Giovanni Martinelli, Gianantonio Rosti, Michele Baccarani, on behalf of the GIMEMA Working Party on CML

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.12265

Clinical and demographic characteristics of Epstein-Barr virus-associated childhood Burkitt’s lymphoma in Southeastern Brazil: epidemiological insights from an intermediate risk region

Rocio Hassan, Claudete Esteves Klumb, Fabricio E. Felisbino, Deisy M. Guiretti, Lídia R. White, Claudio Gustavo Stefanoff, Mario Henrique M. Barros, Héctor N. Seuánez, Ilana R. Zalcberg

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.12424