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*  Fetal hemoglobin modifies the disease manifestation of severe Plasmodium falciparum malaria in adult patients with sickle cell...
Fetal hemoglobin modifies the disease manifestation of severe Plasmodium falciparum malaria in adult patients with sickle cell ... Fetal hemoglobin modifies the disease manifestation of severe Plasmodium falciparum malaria in adult patients with sickle cell ... Sickle Cell Disease Sickle cell anemia Thalassemia Thalassemic Syndromes Tuberculosis acute myeloid leukemia leukemia lymphoma ... Mashon RS, Dash PM, Khalko J, et al., Higher fetal hemoglobin concentration in patients with sickle cell disease in eastern ...
  http://www.mjhid.org/index.php/mjhid/article/view/2016.055
*  Sickle cell anemia - definition of sickle cell anemia by The Free Dictionary
sickle cell anemia synonyms, sickle cell anemia pronunciation, sickle cell anemia translation, English dictionary definition of ... sickle cell anemia. n. A chronic, severe, and sometimes fatal anemia marked by crescent-shaped red blood cells and ... Hemoglobin F and clinical severity of sickle cell anemia among Nigerian adults.. Clinical profile of sickle cell anaemia in ... Sickle cell anemia is a serious, life-threatening blood disease.. Adult stem cells-best-kept secret, treating sickle cell ...
  https://www.thefreedictionary.com/sickle+cell+anemia
*  Efficacy of Vorinostat to Induce Fetal Hemoglobin in Sickle Cell Disease - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
II Pharmacodynamic Investigation of the Efficacy of Vorinostat to Induce Fetal Hemoglobin in Adults With Severe Sickle Cell ... Efficacy of Vorinostat to Induce Fetal Hemoglobin in Sickle Cell Disease. The safety and scientific validity of this study is ... Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) is a hereditary anemia that causes the red blood cells to change their shape from a round and ... To describe the dose-response characteristics of vorinostat in inducing fetal hemoglobin in sickle cell disease. ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01000155?cond=%22Sickle+cell+anemia%22&rank=11
*  Fetal circulation - Wikipedia
"Fetal hemoglobin during infancy and in sickle cell adults". African Health Sciences. 6 (1): 51-54. doi:10.5555/afhs.2006.6.1.51 ... has a higher affinity for oxygen than does adult hemoglobin, which allows a diffusion of oxygen from the mother's circulatory ... the great vessels Patent ductus venosus in the great vessels The core concept behind fetal circulation is that fetal hemoglobin ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fetal_circulation
*  Vijay Sankaran | Harvard Catalyst Profiles | Harvard Catalyst
Correction of sickle cell disease in adult mice by interference with fetal hemoglobin silencing. Science. 2011 Nov 18; 334(6058 ... Targeted Application of Human Genetic Variation Can Improve Red Blood Cell Production from Stem Cells. Cell Stem Cell. 2016 Jan ... and beta-globin loci associate with fetal hemoglobin levels and pain crises in sickle cell disease. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. ... The switch from fetal to adult hemoglobin. Cold Spring Harb Perspect Med. 2013 Jan 01; 3(1):a011643. PMID: 23209159; PMCID: ...
  https://connects.catalyst.harvard.edu/profiles/display/Person/63827
*  Christopher L. Edwards, Associate Professor in Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences,...
Neurocognitive testing and functioning in adults sickle cell disease.. Hemoglobin (Informa), 35(5-6), 476-484. [22035043], [doi ... Opioid management and dependency among adult patients with sickle cell disease.. Hemoglobin (Informa), 35(5-6), 485-494. [ ... reports of chronic pain and coping in adult patients with sickle cell disease.. Journal of the National Medical Association, 98 ... weight and dietary intake in African-American adult patients with sickle cell disease.. Journal of the National Medical ...
  http://fds.duke.edu/db/aas/pn/faculty/christopher.edwards
*  Efficacy of Vorinostat to Induce Fetal Hemoglobin in Sickle Cell Disease - Tabular View - ClinicalTrials.gov
II Pharmacodynamic Investigation of the Efficacy of Vorinostat to Induce Fetal Hemoglobin in Adults With Severe Sickle Cell ... Efficacy of Vorinostat to Induce Fetal Hemoglobin in Sickle Cell Disease. The safety and scientific validity of this study is ... Efficacy of Vorinostat to Induce Fetal Hemoglobin in Sickle Cell Disease. Official Title ICMJE A Phase ... Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) is a hereditary anemia that causes the red blood cells to change their shape from a round and ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/record/NCT01000155
*  Red blood cell aggregation, aggregate strength and oxygen transport potential of blood are abnormal in both homozygous sickle...
1976) Mortality and morbidity in Jamaican adults with sickle-cell trait and with normal haemoglobin followed up for twelve ... deformability is known to be reduced in patients with sickle cell anemia (SCA; SS genotype) and sickle cell hemoglobin C ... blood viscosity and HVR at different shear rates between sickle cell anemia and sickle cell hemoglobin C disease (SCC) patients ... Twenty-one patients with SCA (SCA group; hemoglobin S concentration: 82.9±5.6%), 21 patients with sickle cell hemoglobin C ...
  http://www.haematologica.org/content/94/8/1060
*  Safety Study of MP4CO in Adult Sickle Cell Patients - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Anemia, Sickle Cell Sickle Cell Anemia Sickle Cell Disease Sickle Cell Disorders Hemoglobin SC Disease Sickle Cell Hemoglobin C ... Sickle cell anemia. Sickle cell disease. Sickling crisis. Vaso-occlusive crisis. Carboxyhemoglobin. Oxygen therapeutic. ... Sickle Cell Anemia is caused by an inherited hemoglobin disorder. Healthy red blood cells are discoid and can deform and move ... Anemia, Sickle Cell. Hemoglobin SC Disease. Hemoglobin C Disease. Hematologic Diseases. Anemia, Hemolytic, Congenital. Anemia, ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01356485?recr=Open&cond=%22Anemia%2C+Sickle+Cell%22&rank=3
*  Henny H. Billett, M.D. | Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Acute Splenic sequestration crisis in adult sickle cell disease: A report of 16 cases. Hemoglobin. 2015;39:375-9. ... Elevated steady state WBC and platelet counts are associated with frequent emergency room use in adults with sickle cell anemia ... Evaluation of CNS function and cognition in patients with sickle cell disease (collaboration with Dr. Craig Branch, Gruss ... Priapism in murine and human models of sickle cell (collaboration with Dr. Kelvin Davies) ...
  http://www.einstein.yu.edu/faculty/6411/henny-billett/
*  Pediatric Hematology/Oncology | Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center | Georgetown University
... a Friday clinic which is dedicated to the care of children and young adults with sickle cell disease and other hemoglobin ...
  https://lombardi.georgetown.edu/pediatric-hematology-oncology
*  Hemoglobin - Wikipedia
Hemoglobin AS - A heterozygous form causing sickle cell trait with one adult gene and one sickle cell disease gene ... Hemoglobin F (α2γ2) - In adults Hemoglobin F is restricted to a limited population of red cells called F-cells. However, the ... Hemoglobin S (α2βS2) - A variant form of hemoglobin found in people with sickle cell disease. There is a variation in the β- ... Some nonerythroid cells (i.e., cells other than the red blood cell line) contain hemoglobin. In the brain, these include the A9 ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hemoglobin_deficiency
*  Publications - Orkin Lab
Correction of sickle cell disease in adult mice by interference with fetal hemoglobin silencing. Xu J, Peng C, Sankaran V, Shao ... Cell stem cell Year: 2013. Issue: 4 Volume: 13 Page: 492-505. Mapping cellular hierarchy by single-cell analysis of the cell ... Cell stem cell Year: 2013. Issue: 4 Volume: 13 Page: 492-505. Mapping cellular hierarchy by single-cell analysis of the cell ... Conference Proceeding: Cell stem cell Year: 2007. Issue: 3 Volume: 1 Page: 271-6. Stem cells down under-ISSCR 2007. Orkin SH, ...
  http://research.danafarberbostonchildrens.org/orkin/publications/
*  12:20 am
People with thalassaemia or sickle cell anaemia have defective adult haemoglobin - the vital molecule that picks up oxygen in ... which compensates for their damaged adult haemoglobin.. "The foetal haemoglobin gene is naturally silenced after birth. For 50 ... Sickle cell anaemia and beta thalassemia are the most common single-gene genetic disorders in the world, affecting millions of ... Nobel Laureate Linus Pauling was the first to determine that sickle cell disease was due to a change in an amino acid in a ...
  http://www.eurasiareview.com/04042018-solution-to-50-year-old-mystery-could-lead-to-gene-therapy-for-common-blood-disorders/
*  Stuart H Orkin MD honored with Lifetime Impact Award at Boston Childrens Hospital Innovation Summit | Boston Children's Hospital
... at which point blood stem cells switch to adult hemoglobin production. Sickle cell anemia (another blood disorder) and ... editing technologies such as CRISPR to manipulate BCL11A's enhancer and force red blood cells to dial down adult hemoglobin ... called BCL11A and an enhancer that controls its activity-in controlling production of the adult and fetal forms of hemoglobin. ... Dana-Farber and Boston Children's Cancer and Blood Disorders Center researcher and leader lauded for seminal work on blood cell ...
  http://www.childrenshospital.org/news-and-events/2015/december-2015/stuart-h-orkin-md-honored-with-lifetime-impact-award-at-boston-childrens-hospital-innovation-summit
*  A Phase I/II Trial of Recombinant-Methionyl Human Stem Cell Factor (SCF) in Adult Patients With Sickling Disorders - Full Text...
Fetal Hemoglobin. Hematopoietic Growth Factor. Peripheral Blood CD34 Cells. Vasoocclusive Crisis. Sickle Cell Anemia. Sickle ... Hemoglobin SC Disease Sickle Cell Anemia Drug: Recombinant-methionyl human stem cell factor Phase 1 ... Genetics Home Reference related topics: sickle cell disease Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center resources: Sickle Cell ... A Phase I/II Trial of Recombinant-Methionyl Human Stem Cell Factor (SCF) in Adult Patients With Sickling Disorders. This study ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT00005783
*  Gum Arabic as Fetal Hemoglobin Agent in Sickle Cell Anemia - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
5 Years to 50 Years (Child, Adult). Sexes Eligible for Study: All. ... Gum Arabic as Fetal Hemoglobin Agent in Sickle Cell Anemia. The safety and scientific validity of this study is the ... Induction of fetal hemoglobin in the treatment of sickle cell disease. Hematology Am Soc Hematol Educ Program. 2006:58-62. ... The purpose of this study is to determine whether Gum Arabic is effective as fetal hemoglobin inducing agent for sickle cell ...
  https://www.clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02467257?term=NCT02467257&rank=1
*  Search of: sickle cell anemia OR sickle cell disease OR hemoglobin S disease OR hemoglobin SS disease | Recruiting, Not yet...
Methodist Adult Comprehensive Sickle Cell Center. Memphis, Tennessee, United States. *St. Jude Children's Research ... sickle cell anemia OR sickle cell disease OR hemoglobin S disease OR hemoglobin SS disease , Recruiting, Not yet recruiting, ... sickle cell anemia OR sickle cell disease OR hemoglobin S disease OR hemoglobin SS disease , Recruiting, Not yet recruiting, ... 41 Studies found for: sickle cell anemia OR sickle cell disease OR hemoglobin S disease OR hemoglobin SS disease , Recruiting, ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/results?term=sickle+cell+anemia+OR+sickle+cell+disease+OR+hemoglobin+S+disease+OR+hemoglobin+SS+disease&recr=Open&fund=01&show_rss=Y&sel_rss=new14
*  Courtney Fitzhugh, M.D. | National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
Hydroxyurea-Increased Fetal Hemoglobin Is Associated with Less Organ Damage and Longer Survival in Adults with Sickle Cell ... Gout and sickle cell disease: not all pain is sickle cell pain. ... The Cure Sickle Cell Initiative: A Q&A with Dr. W. Keith Hoots ... Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation for patients with sickle cell disease: progress and future directions. ... Fitzhugh is exploring new avenues of hematopoietic stem cell (HSC) transplantation for sickle cell disease (SCD), while also ...
  https://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/science/early-sickle-mortality-prevention/people/fitzhugh-courtney
*  Vichinsky, Elliott, MD | Find a Doctor | UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland
Vichinsky's specialties include pediatric hematology, oncology, cancers, blood disorders such as sickle cell anemia, ... Ballas S, Vichinsky E. Is the medical home for adult patients with sickle cell disease a reality or an illusion? Hemoglobin. ... 1979 Founder Award, Children's Sickle Cell Clinic, Seattle, Washington. *1979 Honor Award, Washington State Sickle Cell Program ... Neumayr N, Vichinsky E.Stroke recurrence in adult sickle cell patients: it is time for action! Transfusion. 2016 May;56(5):1001 ...
  https://www.childrenshospitaloakland.org/main/find-a-doctor/vichinsky-elliott-md-119.aspx
*  Sickle-Cell Disease Classification
... due to the altered shape of haemoglobin in the blood. ... Sickle cell disease is a health condition that has the ... Sickle cell trait refers to individuals that have inherited only one abnormal sickle gene and also possess one normal adult ... sickle cell disease-SS or haemoglobin S. In the United States, sickle cell anemia is the most common form of sickle cell ... Sickle Cell Anaemia (HbSS). Sickle cell anemia refers to the form of the disease when there is homozygosity for the gene ...
  https://www.news-medical.net/health/Sickle-Cell-Disease-Classification.aspx
*  Compound heterozygosity for KLF1 mutations associated with remarkable increase of fetal hemoglobin and red cell protoporphyrin ...
... persistence of high fetal hemoglobin level in adults may ameliorate the clinical phenotype of beta-thalassemia and sickle cell ... and beta-globin loci associate with fetal hemoglobin levels and pain crises in sickle cell disease. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 105 ... 2005) The erythroid phenotype of EKLF-null mice: defects in hemoglobin metabolism and membrane stability. Mol Cell Biol 25(12): ... Compound heterozygosity for KLF1 mutations associated with remarkable increase of fetal hemoglobin and red cell protoporphyrin ...
  http://www.haematologica.org/content/96/5/767
*  Longitudinal Changes in Exercise Capacity in Children and Young Adults With Sickle Cell Anemia - Full Text View -...
Hb SS or S-β0 thalassemia disease, confirmed by hemoglobin analysis; AND ... Sickle cell anemia patients followed at Children's Memorial Hospital. Healthy controls without sickle cell anemia or sickle ... Subjects with sickle cell anemia 60 subjects with sickle cell anemia will be enrolled on the study. ... 30 controls without sickle cell anemia or sickle cell trait will be enrolled on the study. ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01558076?term=stress+testing+OR+exercise+echocardiogram+OR+myocardial+perfusion+imaging&recr=Open&fund=01&rank=4
*  Reduced sensitivity of the ferroportin Q248H mutant to physiological concentrations of hepcidin | Haematologica
Patients with sickle cell disease. Study subjects included 284 adults with sickle cell anemia (hemoglobin SS or hemoglobin Sb0- ... Characteristics of sickle cell disease patients. Of 284 patients with sickle cell anemia, 280 had hemoglobin SS and four had ... Cell-free hemoglobin limits nitric oxide bioavailability in sickle-cell disease. Nat Med. 2002;8(12):1383-9. ... Center for Sickle Cell Disease, Department of Medicine, Howard University, Washington, DC, USA Sickle Cell Center, University ...
  http://www.haematologica.org/content/98/3/455
*  Early Clinical Trial Data Show Gene Therapy Reversing Sickle Cell Anemia
... a new gene therapy treatment for Sickle Cell Anemia (SCA) is reversing disease symptoms in two adults. ... The therapy comes from the observation that some adults never stop producing fetal hemoglobin (HbF). This prevents red blood ... a new gene therapy treatment for sickle cell anemia (SCA) is reversing disease symptoms in two adults and showing early ... cell sickling when sufficient quantities of HbF are present in the body. Normally, the fetal hemoglobin gene switches off ...
  https://www.cincinnatichildrens.org/news/release/2018/gene-therapy