January, 2013
No. 98 (1)

Editorials

Quality of Life in hematology: European Hematology Association theme of the year … and years to come

Christine Chomienne, Margarita Guenova, Anton Hagenbeek, Catherine Lacombe, Shaun McCann, Sam Salek, Jan Geissler, Ineke van der Beek

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2012.080796

Review Articles

Articles

Spliceosomal gene mutations are frequent events in the diverse mutational spectrum of chronic myelomonocytic leukemia but largely absent in juvenile myelomonocytic leukemia

Sarah Abu Kar, Anna Jankowska, Hideki Makishima, Valeria Visconte, Andres Jerez, Yuka Sugimoto, Hideki Muramatsu, Fabiola Traina, Manuel Afable, Kathryn Guinta, Ramon V. Tiu, Bartlomiej Przychodzen, Hirotoshi Sakaguchi, Seiji Kojima, Mikkael A. Sekeres, Alan F. List, Michael A. McDevitt, Jaroslaw P. Maciejewski

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2012.064048

Toward optimizing the use of deferasirox: potential benefits of combined use with deferoxamine

Robert W. Grady, Renzo Galanello, Rachel E. Randolph, Dorothy A. Kleinert, Carlo Dessi, Patricia J. Giardina

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2012.070607

A prospective study of nutritional status in immunoglobulin light chain amyloidosis

Prayman T. Sattianayagam, Thirusha Lane, Zoe Fox, Aviva Petrie, Simon D.J. Gibbs, Jennifer H. Pinney, Signe S. Risom, Dorota M. Rowczenio, Ashutosh D. Wechalekar, Helen J. Lachmann, Janet A. Gilbertson, Philip N. Hawkins, Julian D. Gillmore

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2012.070359

Amyloidosis of the gastrointestinal tract: a 13-year, single-center, referral experience

Andrew J. Cowan, Martha Skinner, David C. Seldin, John L. Berk, David R. Lichtenstein, Carl J. O'Hara, Gheorghe Doros, Vaishali Sanchorawala

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2012.068155

A common ancestor more than 10,000 years old for patients with R854Q-related type 2N von Willebrand's disease in Italy

Alessandra Casonato, Viviana Daidone, Giovanni Barbon, Elena Pontara, Irene Di Pasquale, Lisa Gallinaro, Letizia Marullo, Giorgio Bertorelle

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2012.066019

Rabbit antithymocyte globulin (Thymoglobulin®) impairs the thymic output of both conventional and regulatory CD4+ T cells after allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in adult patients

Il-Kang Na, Friedrich Wittenbecher, Mikalai Dziubianau, Anne Herholz, Angela Mensen, Désirée Kunkel, Olga Blau, Igor Blau, Eckhard Thiel, Lutz Uharek, Carmen Scheibenbogen, Kathrin Rieger, Andreas Thiel

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2012.067611

Inhibition of protein geranylgeranylation and farnesylation protects against graft-versus-host disease via effects on CD4 effector T cells

Anne-Kathrin Hechinger, Kristina Maas, Christoph Dürr, Franziska Leonhardt, Gabriele Prinz, Reinhard Marks, Ulrike Gerlach, Maike Hofmann, Paul Fisch, Jürgen Finke, Hanspeter Pircher, Robert Zeiser

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2012.065789

Interleukin-10 spot-forming cells as a novel biomarker of chronic graft-versus-host disease

Masahiro Hirayama, Eiichi Azuma, Atsuko Nakagawa-Nakazawa, Tadashi Kumamoto, Shotaro Iwamoto, Keishiro Amano, Shigehisa Tamaki, Eiji Usui, Yoshihiro Komada

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2012.069815

ALK-positive anaplastic large cell lymphoma limited to the skin: clinical, histopathological and molecular analysis of 6 pediatric cases. A report from the ALCL99 study

Ilske Oschlies, Jasmin Lisfeld, Laurence Lamant, Atsuko Nakazawa, Emanuele S. G. d'Amore, Ulrika Hansson, Konnie Hebeda, Ingrid Simonitsch-Klupp, Jadwiga Maldyk, Leonhard Müllauer, Marianne Tinguely, Markus Stücker, Marie-Cecile LeDeley, Reiner Siebert, Alfred Reiter, Laurence Brugières, Wolfram Klapper, Wilhelm Woessmann

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2012.065664

Simultaneous inhibition of pan-phosphatidylinositol-3-kinases and MEK as a potential therapeutic strategy in peripheral T-cell lymphomas

Esperanza Martín-Sánchez, Socorro M. Rodríguez-Pinilla, Margarita Sánchez-Beato, Luis Lombardía, Beatriz Domínguez-González, Diana Romero, Lina Odqvist, Pablo García-Sanz, Magdalena B. Wozniak, Guido Kurz, Carmen Blanco-Aparicio, Manuela Mollejo, F. Javier Alves, Javier Menárguez, Fernando González-Palacios, José Luis Rodríguez-Peralto, Pablo L. Ortiz-Romero, Juan F. García, James R. Bischoff, Miguel A. Piris

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2012.068510

Standard and novel imaging methods for multiple myeloma: correlates with prognostic laboratory variables including gene expression profiling data

Sarah Waheed, Alan Mitchell, Saad Usmani, Joshua Epstein, Shmuel Yaccoby, Bijay Nair, Rudy van Hemert, Edgardo Angtuaco, Tracy Brown, Twyla Bartel, James McDonald, Elias Anaissie, Frits van Rhee, John Crowley, Bart Barlogie

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2012.066555

Analysis of the immune system of multiple myeloma patients achieving long-term disease control by multidimensional flow cytometry

Roberto J. Pessoa de Magalhães, María-Belén Vidriales, Bruno Paiva, Carlos Fernandez-Gimenez, Ramón García-Sanz, Maria-Victoria Mateos, Norma C. Gutierrez, Quentin Lecrevisse, Juan F Blanco, Jose Hernández, Natalia de las Heras, Joaquin Martinez-Lopez, Monica Roig, Elaine Sobral Costa, Enrique M. Ocio, Martin Perez-Andres, Angelo Maiolino, Marcio Nucci, Javier De La Rubia, Juan-Jose Lahuerta, Jesús F. San-Miguel, Alberto Orfao

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2012.067272

Safety of thalidomide in newly diagnosed elderly myeloma patients: a meta-analysis of data from individual patients in six randomized trials

Antonio Palumbo, Anders Waage, Cyrille Hulin, Meral Beksac, Sonja Zweegman, Francesca Gay, Peter Gimsing, Xavier Leleu, Pierre Wijermans, Gülsan Sucak, Sara Pezzatti, Gunnar Juliusson, Brigitte Pégourié, Martijn Schaafsma, Monica Galli, Ingemar Turesson, Brigitte Kolb, Bronno van der Holt, Ileana Baldi, Jürgen Rolke, Giovannino Ciccone, Marc Wetterwald, Henk Lokhorst, Mario Boccadoro, Philippe Rodon, Pieter Sonneveld

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2012.067058

Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

Treating childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia in Malawi

George Chagaluka, Peter Carey, Kondwani Banda, Claire Schwab, Lucy Chilton, Ed Schwalbe, Roderick Skinner, Trijn Israels, Anthony Moorman, Elizabeth Molyneux, Simon Bailey

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2012.071985

β thalassemia major due to acquired uniparental disomy in a previously healthy adolescent

Celeste Bento, Tabita M. Maia, Jelena D. Milosevic, Isabel M. Carreira, Robert Kralovics, M. Leticia Ribeiro

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2012.064097

HBB loss of heterozygosity in the hemopoietic lineage gives rise to an unusual sickle-cell trait phenotype

Philippe Joly, Caroline Schluth-Bolard, Philippe Lacan, Claire Barro, Serge Pissard, Audrey Labalme, Damien Sanlaville, Catherine Badens

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2012.071167

Hemoglobin sickle cell disease in Brazil

Ana Carolina Cabañas-Pedro, Josefina A. P. Braga, Roberta F Camilo-Araújo, Ana I. M. Silva, Perla Vicari, Maria Figueiredo

https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2012.076828

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