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June 22, 2017: 129 (25)
Blood: 129 (25)

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  • Review Series: Leukemic Stem Cells

    Drs. Majeti and Pollyea discuss the review series on leukemic stem cells. This review series is a collection of definitive reviews on the biology of stem cells in acute myeloid leukemia, myelodysplasia, and myeloproliferative neoplasms, including their relationship to the marrow microenvironment and their significance for effective leukemia treatment.

  • Review Series: Myeloproliferative Neoplasms

    Drs. Harrison and Vannucchi discuss the Blood Review Series: Myeloproliferative Neoplasm. The comprehensive review series provides an update on the rapidly evolving understanding of the genetic underpinnings of these diseases and its impact on improving therapy.

  • Author Voices: Lori Ann Linkins, MD

    The rapid and effective diagnosis of heparin-induced thrombocytopenia (HIT) is widely sought to avoid the potentially devastating complications of undiagnosed HIT while avoiding the bleeding risk of alternative anticoagulants. Dr. Lori-Ann Linkins discusses the highlights of this paper that provides insight into the efficacy of combining the 4Ts clinical score with a rapid immunoassay for anti-PF4 antibodies in establishing the correct diagnosis.