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Increasing the effectiveness of hematopoiesis in myelodysplastic syndromes: erythropoiesis-stimulating agents and transforming growth factor-β superfamily inhibitors

Author(s): 
Mies A, Platzbecker U
Primary Author: 
Mies A
Journal Title: 
Semin Hematol
Original Publication Date: 
Jul 2017

Patients with lower-risk

Bone Marrow Diseases: 

Optimizing the use of hypomethylating agents in myelodysplastic syndromes: Selecting the candidate, predicting the response, and enhancing the activity

Author(s): 
Madanat Y, Sekeres MA
Primary Author: 
Madanat Y
Journal Title: 
Semin Hematol
Original Publication Date: 
Jun 2017

Bone Marrow Diseases: 

Somatic HLA mutations expose the role of class I–mediated autoimmunity in aplastic anemia and its clonal complications

Author(s): 
Daria V. Babushok, Jamie L. Duke, Hongbo M. Xie, Natasha Stanley, Jamie Atienza, Nieves Perdigones, Peter Nicholas, Deborah Ferriola, Yimei Li, Hugh Huang, Wenda Ye, Jennifer J. D. Morrissette, Jane Kearns, David L. Porter, Gregory M. Podsakoff
Primary Author: 
Daria V. Babushok
Journal Title: 
Blood Advances
Original Publication Date: 
Oct 2017

Acquired

Bone Marrow Diseases: 

Pro-inflammatory proteins S100A9 and TNFα suppress erythropoietin elaboration in myelodysplastic syndromes

Author(s): 
Cluzeau T, McGraw KL, Irvine B, Masala E, Ades L, Basiorka AA, Maciejewski JP, Auberger P, Wei S, Fenaux P, Santini V, List A
Primary Author: 
Cluzeau T
Journal Title: 
Haematologica
Original Publication Date: 
Oct 2017

Accumulating evidence implicates innate immune activation in the pathobiology of

Bone Marrow Diseases: 

Confronting Challenges in Finding Matches for Multiracial Patients

Person's Name: 
Krissy Kobata

34-year-old Krissy Kobata is a passionate patient and advocate/activist. Diagnosed in 2008 with MDS, she’s the epitome of resilience as she has waited for years to find a matched donor. She has devoted this time to helping other patients by enlarging the Be The Match® bone marrow registry.

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