September, 2009
No. 94 (9)

Editorials

Articles

Imbalanced globin chain synthesis determines erythroid cell pathology in thalassemic mice (281 Online Views)

Kanitta Srinoun, Saovaros Svasti, Worrakavee Chumworathayee, Jim Vadolas, Phantip Vattanaviboon, Suthat Fucharoen, Pranee Winichagoon

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2009.005827

Incidence and risk factors of aplastic anemia in Latin American countries: the LATIN case-control study (409 Online Views)

Eliane Maluf, Nelson Hamerschlak, Alexandre Biasi Cavalcanti, Álvaro Avezum Júnior, José Eluf-Neto, Roberto Passetto Falcão, Irene G. Lorand-Metze, Daniel Goldenberg, Cézar Leite Santana, Daniela de Oliveira Werneck Rodrigues, Leny Nascimento da Motta Passos, Luis Gastão Mange Rosenfeld, Marimilia Pitta, Sandra Loggetto, Andreza A. Feitosa Ribeiro, Elvira Deolinda Velloso, Andrea Tiemi Kondo, Erika Oliveira de Miranda Coelho, Maria Carolina Tostes Pintão, Hélio Moraes de Souza, José Rafael Borbolla, Ricardo Pasquini

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2008.002642

A co-operative evaluation of different methods of detecting BCR-ABL kinase domain mutations in patients with chronic myeloid leukemia on second-line dasatinib or nilotinib therapy after failure of imatinib (310 Online Views)

Thomas Ernst, Franz X. Gruber, Oliver Pelz-Ackermann, Jacqueline Maier, Markus Pfirrmann, Martin C. Müller, Ingvild Mikkola, Kimmo Porkka, Dietger Niederwieser, Andreas Hochhaus, Thoralf Lange

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2009.006981

T-cell abnormalities are present at high frequencies in patients with hypereosinophilic syndrome (166 Online Views)

Grzegorz Helbig, Agata Wieczorkiewicz, Joanna Dziaczkowska-Suszek, Miroslaw Majewski, Slawomira Kyrcz-Krzemien

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2008.005447

Central nervous system involvement at first relapse in patients with acute promyelocytic leukemia treated with all-trans retinoic acid and anthracycline monochemotherapy without intrathecal prophylaxis (327 Online Views)

Pau Montesinos, Joaquín Díaz-Mediavilla, Guillermo Debén, Virginia Prates, Mar Tormo, Vicente Rubio, Inmaculada Pérez, Isolda Fernández, Maricruz Viguria, Chelo Rayón, José González, Javier de la Serna, Jordi Esteve, Juan M. Bergua, Concha Rivas, Marcos González, Jose D. González, Silvia Negri, Salut Brunet, Bob Lowenberg, Miguel A. Sanz

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2009.007872

Dose-dense and high-dose chemotherapy plus rituximab with autologous stem cell transplantation for primary treatment of diffuse large B-cell lymphoma with a poor prognosis: a phase II multicenter study (166 Online Views)

Umberto Vitolo, Annalisa Chiappella, Emanuele Angelucci, Giuseppe Rossi, Anna Marina Liberati, Maria Giuseppina Cabras, Barbara Botto, Giovannino Ciccone, Gianluca Gaidano, Lorenzo Falchi, Roberto Freilone, Domenico Novero, Lorella Orsucci, Vincenzo Pavone, Enrico Pogliani, Delia Rota-Scalabrini, Flavia Salvi, Anna Tonso, Alessandra Tucci, Alessandro Levis

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2009.007005

Lenalidomide-induced upregulation of CD80 on tumor cells correlates with T-cell activation, the rapid onset of a cytokine release syndrome and leukemic cell clearance in chronic lymphocytic leukemia (156 Online Views)

Georg Aue, Ndegwa Njuguna, Xin Tian, Susan Soto, Thomas Hughes, Berengere Vire, Keyvan Keyvanfar, Federica Gibellini, Janet Valdez, Carol Boss, Leigh Samsel, J. Philip McCoy, Wyndham H. Wilson, Stefania Pittaluga, Adrian Wiestner

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2009.005835

Is mobilized peripheral blood comparable with bone marrow as a source of hematopoietic stem cells for allogeneic transplantation from HLA-identical sibling donors? A case-control study (139 Online Views)

David Gallardo, Rafael de la Cámara, Jose B. Nieto, Ildefonso Espigado, Arturo Iriondo, Antonio Jiménez-Velasco, Carlos Vallejo, Carmen Martín, Dolores Caballero, Salut Brunet, David Serrano, Carlos Solano, Josep M. Ribera, Javier de la Rubia, Enric Carreras

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2009.006924

Letters to the Editor

Identification of high oxygen affinity hemoglobin variants in the investigation of patients with erythrocytosis (490 Online Views)

Melanie J. Percy, Nauman N. Butt, Gerard M. Crotty, Mark W. Drummond, Claire Harrison, Gail L. Jones, Matthew Turner, Jonathan Wallis, Mary Frances McMullin

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2009.008037

Platelet Disorders

Stem Cell Transplantation

Brief Reports

Two new β-thalassemia deletions compromising prenatal diagnosis in an Italian and a Turkish couple seeking prevention (152 Online Views)

Marion Phylipsen, Antonio Amato, Maria Pia Cappabianca, Jan Traeger-Synodinos, Emmanuel Kanavakis, Nazli Basak, Renzo Galanello, Teresa Tuveri, Giovanni Ivaldi, Cornelis L. Harteveld, Piero C. Giordano

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2009.007989

Association of hepcidin promoter c.-582 A>G variant and iron overload in thalassemia major (222 Online Views)

Marco Andreani, Francesca Clementina Radio, Manuela Testi, Carmelilia De Bernardo, Maria Troiano, Silvia Majore, Pierfrancesco Bertucci, Paola Polchi, Renata Rosati, Paola Grammatico

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2009.006270

Single nucleotide polymorphism genomic arrays analysis of t(8;21) acute myeloid leukemia cells (112 Online Views)

Tadayuki Akagi, Lee-Yung Shih, Seishi Ogawa, Joachim Gerss, Stephen R. Moore, Rhona Schreck, Norihiko Kawamata, Der-Cherng Liang, Masashi Sanada, Yasuhito Nannya, Stefan Deneberg, Vasilios Zachariadis, Ann Nordgren, Jee Hoon Song, Martin Dugas, Sören Lehmann, H. Phillip Koeffler

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2009.005744

The EML4-ALK transcript but not the fusion protein can be expressed in reactive and neoplastic lymphoid tissues (176 Online Views)

Gabriella Sozzi, Maria Paola Martelli, Davide Conte, Piergiorgio Modena, Valentina Pettirossi, Stefano A. Pileri, Brunangelo Falini

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2009.008045

Retroviral transfer of human CD20 as a suicide gene for adoptive T-cell therapy (231 Online Views)

Marieke Griffioen, Esther H.M. van Egmond, Michel G.D. Kester, Roel Willemze, J.H. Frederik Falkenburg, Mirjam H.M. Heemskerk

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2008.001677

Obituary