Letter to the Editor: In Response to Hematology...Literally and Seriously
Dr. Rosenblum responds to The Hematologist Editor-in-Chief's commentary in the Year's Best issue.
A New Phase II Agent Holds Promise for First FDA Approved Therapy for Treatment of Acute Vaso-Occlusive Pain Events in SCD
Dr. DeBaun evaluates a new agent for the prevention of vaso-occlusive pain episodes in sickle cell disease that holds promise for first FDA approval since hydroxyurea.
A concise review of a topic that illustrates the relationship of basic research to clinical hematology
Drs. Sojitra, Arber and George cover the 2016 revision to the World Health Organization classification of acute leukemia.
Dr. Hoggatt discusses stem cell transplantation and looks at new, targeted conditioning approaches that have recently emerged, where the potential patient pool could be remarkably expanded with the advent of new gene therapy and editing strategies.
Dr. George and Dr. Czuchlewski cover the World Health Organization's 2016 updates to the classification of myeloid neoplasms.
Dr. Garcia highlights clinical recommendations from the ACCP's evidence-based guidelines for the treatment of venous thromboembolism (VTE) that are most relevant to hematologists.
Dr. Yang and Dr. Press evaluate the clinical utility of next-generation DNA sequencing (NGS) methods to profile the multiple actionable driver genes in patients with known and/or suspected myeloid malignancies.
Drs. Yao, Cardó-Vila, Ahmadian, Ebaid, Arap, and Pasqualini discuss the existence of tumor-specific molecular zip codes that can be used to design drugs to treat leukemia, lymphoma, and solid tumors.
Drs. Oh and Fisher discuss the application of mass cytometry to analyze disease evolution in hematologic malignancies.
Dr. Raje and Dr. Santo discuss new insights into MM-related bone biology and potential novel therapeutic approaches for treating bone disease.
Drs. Falet, Grozovsky, and Hoffmeister look at desialylated platelets to understand the steady state of hepatic TPO regulation and the mechanisms of thrombocytopenia observed in patients with MPNs treated with JAK1/2 inhibitors.
Dr. Cabantchik and Dr. Rachmilewitz talk about potential toxicity in Iron Overload Disorder caused by labile cell iron or labile iron pool.
March-April 2017Volume 14, Issue 2
A new Compendium providing updated clinical information to "Ask the Hematologist" articles published in The Hematologist from 2010 to 2015 is now available.
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