August, 2011
No. 96 (8)

Editorials

Review Articles

An overview of the progress on double umbilical cord blood transplantation

Anastasia Sideri, Nikolaos Neokleous, Philippe Brunet De La Grange, Bernadette Guerton, Marie-Caroline Le Bousse Kerdilles, Georges Uzan, Corina Peste-Tsilimidos, Eliane Gluckman

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2010.038836

Articles

Predictors of osteoclast activity in patients with sickle cell disease

Mehdi Nouraie, Kevin Cheng, Xiaomei Niu, Evadne Moore-King, Margaret F. Fadojutimi-Akinsi, Caterina P. Minniti, Craig Sable, Sohail Rana, Niti Dham, Andrew Campbell, Gregory Ensing, Gregory J. Kato, Mark T. Gladwin, Oswaldo L. Castro, Victor R. Gordeuk

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2011.042499

Serum hepcidin as a diagnostic test of iron deficiency in premenopausal female blood donors

Sant-Rayn Pasricha, Zoe McQuilten, Mark Westerman, Anthony Keller, Elizabeta Nemeth, Tomas Ganz, Erica Wood

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2010.037960

Non-myeloablative conditioning with allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation for the treatment of high-risk acute lymphoblastic leukemia

Ron Ram, Rainer Storb, Brenda M. Sandmaier, David G. Maloney, Ann Woolfrey, Mary E. D. Flowers, Michael B. Maris, Ginna G. Laport, Thomas R. Chauncey, Thoralf Lange, Amelia A. Langston, Barry Storer, George E. Georges

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2011.040261

Impact of the use of autologous stem cell transplantation at first relapse both in naïve and previously rituximab exposed follicular lymphoma patients treated in the GELA/GOELAMS FL2000 study

Steven Le Gouill, Sophie De Guibert, Lucie Planche, Pauline Brice, Jehan Dupuis, Guillaume Cartron, Achiel Van Hoof, Olivier Casasnovas, Emmanuel Gyan, Hervé Tilly, Christophe Fruchart, Eric Deconinck, Olivier Fitoussi, Lauris Gastaud, Vincent Delwail, Jean Gabarre, Rémy Gressin, Michel Blanc, Charles Foussard, Gilles Salles

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2010.030320

Survival impact of rituximab combined with ACVBP and upfront consolidation autotransplantation in high-risk diffuse large B-cell lymphoma for GELA

Olivier Fitoussi, Karim Belhadj, Nicolas Mounier, Marie Parrens, Hervé Tilly, Gilles Salles, Pierre Feugier, Christophe Ferme, Loic Ysebaert, Jean Gabarre, Raoul Herbrecht, Maud Janvier, Eric Van Den Neste, Franck Morschhauser, Olivier Casasnovas, Hervé Ghesquieres, Bruno Anglaret, Sabine Brechignac, Corinne Haioun, Christian Gisselbrecht

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2010.038109

Reassessment of small lymphocytic lymphoma in the era of monoclonal B-cell lymphocytosis

Sarah E. Gibson, Steven H. Swerdlow, Judith A. Ferry, Urvashi Surti, Paola Dal Cin, Nancy Lee Harris, Robert P. Hasserjian

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2011.042333

LPL is the strongest prognostic factor in a comparative analysis of RNA-based markers in early chronic lymphocytic leukemia

Mohd Arifin Kaderi, Meena Kanduri, Anne Mette Buhl, Marie Sevov, Nicola Cahill, Rebeqa Gunnarsson, Mattias Jansson, Karin Ekström Smedby, Henrik Hjalgrim, Jesper Jurlander, Gunnar Juliusson, Larry Mansouri, Richard Rosenquist

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2010.039396

Array-based genomic screening at diagnosis and during follow-up in chronic lymphocytic leukemia

Rebeqa Gunnarsson, Larry Mansouri, Anders Isaksson, Hanna Göransson, Nicola Cahill, Mattias Jansson, Markus Rasmussen, Jeanette Lundin, Stefan Norin, Anne Mette Buhl, Karin Ekström Smedby, Henrik Hjalgrim, Karin Karlsson, Jesper Jurlander, Christian Geisler, Gunnar Juliusson, Richard Rosenquist

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2010.039768

Anti-tumor activity and signaling events triggered by the isothiocyanates, sulforaphane and phenethyl isothiocyanate, in multiple myeloma

Jana Jakubikova, David Cervi, Melissa Ooi, Kihyun Kim, Sabikun Nahar, Steffen Klippel, Dana Cholujova, Merav Leiba, John F. Daley, Jake Delmore, Joseph Negri, Simona Blotta, Douglas W. McMillin, Teru Hideshima, Paul G. Richardson, Jan Sedlak, Kenneth C. Anderson, Constantine S. Mitsiades

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2010.029363

White blood cell count, sex and age are major determinants of heterogeneity of platelet indices in an adult general population: results from the MOLI-SANI project

Iolanda Santimone, Augusto Di Castelnuovo, Amalia De Curtis, Maria Spinelli, Daniela Cugino, Francesco Gianfagna, Francesco Zito, Maria Benedetta Donati, Chiara Cerletti, Giovanni de Gaetano, Licia Iacoviello

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2011.043042

High-sensitivity C-reactive protein is not a risk factor for venous thromboembolism: the Tromsø study

Erin M. Hald, Sigrid K. Brækkan, Ellisiv B. Mathiesen, Inger Njølstad, Tom Wilsgaard, Jan Brox, John-Bjarne Hansen

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2010.034991

Phenotypic and functional evaluation of CD3+CD4−CD8− T cells in human CD8 immunodeficiency

Iván Bernardo, Esther Mancebo, Ignacio Aguiló, Alberto Anel, Luis M. Allende, Juan M. Guerra-Vales, Jesús Ruiz–Contreras, Antonio Serrano, Paloma Talayero, Oscar de la Calle, Cecilia Gonzalez-Santesteban, Estela Paz-Artal

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2011.041301

Myelodysplasia in autosomal dominant and sporadic monocytopenia immunodeficiency syndrome: diagnostic features and clinical implications

Katherine R. Calvo, Donald C. Vinh, Irina Maric, Weixin Wang, Pierre Noel, Maryalice Stetler-Stevenson, Diane C. Arthur, Mark Raffeld, Amalia Dutra, Evgenia Pak, Kyungjae Myung, Amy P. Hsu, Dennis D. Hickstein, Stefania Pittaluga, Steven M. Holland

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2011.041152

Outcome of pandemic H1N1 infections in hematopoietic stem cell transplant recipients

Per Ljungman, Rafael de la Camara, Lena Perez-Bercoff, Manuel Abecasis, Jose Bartolo Nieto Campuzano, M. Jimena Cannata-Ortiz, Catherine Cordonnier, Hermann Einsele, Marta Gonzalez-Vicent, Ildefonso Espigado, Jörg Halter, Rodrigo Martino, Bilal Mohty, Gülsan Sucak, Andrew J Ullmann, Lourdes Vázquez, Katherine N. Ward, Dan Engelhard

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2011.041913

Errata Corrige

Letters to the Editor

Myeloproliferative Neoplasms

Flow-FISH evaluation of telomere length in Philadelphia-negative myeloproliferative neoplasms

Chiara Elena, Elisa Rumi, Monica Portolan, Matteo G. Della Porta, Cristiana Pascutto, Francesco Passamonti

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2011.047803

Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia

DNMT3A mutations are rare in childhood acute myeloid leukemia

Felicitas Thol, Michael Heuser, Frederik Damm, Jan-Henning Klusmann, Katarina Reinhardt, Dirk Reinhardt

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2011.046839

Brief Reports

The natural occurrence of human fibrinogen variants disrupting inter-chain disulfide bonds (AαCys36Gly, AαCys36Arg and AαCys45Tyr) confirms the role of N-terminal Aα disulfide bonds in protein assembly and secretion

Michel Hanss, Catherine Pouymayou, Marie-Thérèse Blouch, Franck Lellouche, Patrick Ffrench, Robert Rousson, Jean-François Abgrall, Pierre-Emmanuel Morange, Florence Quélin, Philippe de Mazancourt

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2010.029801