Review Series - February 1, 2018

Hematologic Disease at Older Age

Introduced by Dr. Bob Löwenberg, the Series of Reviews published in this issue of Blood is written by leaders in the field and highlights common biologic and clinical concepts related to hematologic disease associated with aging.

Gerald de Haan, PhD and Gregory A. Abel, MD, MPH discuss highlights of this review series.


Review Series Articles:


Aging of hematopoietic stem cells
Gerald de Haan and Seka Simone Lazare


DNA damage responses and p53 in the aging process
Hui-Ling Ou and Björn Schumacher



Anemia at older age: etiologies, clinical implications, and management
Reinhard Stauder, Peter Valent and Igor Theurl


Frailty and the management of hematologic malignancies
Gregory A. Abel and Heidi D. Klepin


See a full listing of the Blood Review Series here