Anemia

Common Name(s)

Anemia, Anemias

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Mucolipidosis Type IV (ML4) Foundation

The mission of the Foundation is to fund, promote and support scientific research dedicated to developing treatments and a cure for ML4 by providing critical financial support to researchers; linking individuals with ML4 to researchers for clinical studies; sponsoring symposia and other programs to encourage scientific cooperation, collaboration, and communication among researchers, the medical community, goverment organizations, and the patient community.

Last Updated: 15 Mar 2013

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Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Anemia" for support, advocacy or research.

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Mucolipidosis Type IV (ML4) Foundation

The mission of the Foundation is to fund, promote and support scientific research dedicated to developing treatments and a cure for ML4 by providing critical financial support to researchers; linking individuals with ML4 to researchers for clinical studies; sponsoring symposia and other programs to encourage scientific cooperation, collaboration, and communication among researchers, the medical community, goverment organizations, and the patient community.

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Last Updated: 15 Mar 2013

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Anemia" returned 4020 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Impact of multiple micronutrient supplementation ("sprinkles") on iron deficiency anemia in Bedouin Arab and Jewish infants.
 

Author(s): Natalya Bilenko, Drora Fraser, Hillel Vardy, Ilana Belmaker

Journal: Isr. Med. Assoc. J.. 2014 Jul;16(7):434-8.

 

A high prevalence of iron deficiency anemia persists in Bedouin Arab and Jewish pediatric populations in southern Israel.

Last Updated: 29 Aug 2014

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Busuishengxue ranules mediate their effects upon non-severe aplastic anemia via mitogen-activated protein kinase/extracellular signal-regulated kinase pathway.
 

Author(s): Jinhuan Wang, Feng Sun, Weizheng Sun, Haitao Shi, Yanli Yong, Sijia Liu, Limei Liu

Journal: J Tradit Chin Med. 2014 Feb;34(1):23-9.

 

To observe the clinical efficacy of Busuishengxue granules on non-severe aplastic anemia (NSAA) and investigate its effect on the mitogen-activated protein kinase/extracellular signal-regulated kinase (MAPK/ERK) pathway.

Last Updated: 8 Aug 2014

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Clinical and radiologic review of uncommon cause of profound iron deficiency anemia: median arcuate ligament syndrome.
 

Author(s): Yasemin Gunduz, Kıyasettin Asil, Yakup Ersel Aksoy, Laçin Tatlı Ayhan

Journal: Korean J Radiol. ;15(4):439-42.

 

Median arcuate ligament syndrome is an anatomic and clinical entity characterized by dynamic compression of the proximal celiac artery by the median arcuate ligament, which leads to postprandial epigastric pain, vomiting, and weight loss. These symptoms are usually nonspecific and ...

Last Updated: 23 Jul 2014

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The terms "Anemia" returned 408 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Hepcidin as a central mediator of anemia of chronic diseases associated with obesity].
 

Author(s): Pía Villarroel H, Miguel Arredondo O, Manuel Olivares G

Journal: Rev Med Chil. 2013 Jul;141(7):887-94.

 

Recent evidence suggests that obesity-related inflammation may play a central role in hepcidin regulation. Hepcidin is a key regulator ofiron homeostasis and has now been suggested as a central mediator ofiron metabolism disorders involved in the pathogenesis of anemia of chronic ...

Last Updated: 20 Dec 2013

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Fanconi anemia: a signal transduction and DNA repair pathway.
 

Author(s): Gary M Kupfer

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Fanconi anemia (FA) is a fascinating, rare genetic disorder marked by congenital defects, bone marrow failure, and cancer susceptibility. Research in recent years has led to the elucidation of FA as a DNA repair disorder and involved multiple pathways as well as having wide applicability ...

Last Updated: 18 Dec 2013

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Pathogenesis and clinical implications of HIV-related anemia in 2013.
 

Author(s): Amanda J Redig, Nancy Berliner

Journal: Hematology Am Soc Hematol Educ Program. 2013 ;2013():377-81.

 

Anemia is a common feature of HIV-related disease and has been uniformly demonstrated to be an independent predictor of morbidity and mortality. Although anemia often responds to combination antiretroviral therapy, many patients remain anemic despite therapy and such persistent anemia ...

Last Updated: 9 Dec 2013

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Identification of de Novo Fanconi Anemia in Younger Patients With Newly Diagnosed Acute Myeloid Leukemia
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Childhood Acute Erythroleukemia (M6); Childhood Acute Megakaryocytic Leukemia (M7); Childhood Acute Minimally Differentiated Myeloid Leukemia (M0); Childhood Acute Monoblastic Leukemia (M5a); Childhood Acute Monocytic Leukemia (M5b); Childhood Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia With Maturation (M2); Childhood Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Without Maturation (M1); Childhood Acute Myelomonocytic Leukemia (M4); Childhood Myelodysplastic Syndromes; Chronic Myelomonocytic Leukemia; de Novo Myelodysplastic Syndromes; Fanconi Anemia; Refractory Anemia; Refractory Anemia With Excess Blasts; Refractory Anemia With Excess Blasts in Transformation; Refractory Anemia With Ringed Sideroblasts; Secondary Myelodysplastic Syndromes; Untreated Childhood Acute Myeloid Leukemia and Other Myeloid Malignancies

 

Last Updated: 14 Feb 2014

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Improving the Results of Bone Marrow Transplantation for Patients With Severe Congenital Anemias
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Congenital Hemolytic Anemia; Diamond-Blackfan Anemia

 

Last Updated: 14 Mar 2014

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Eltrombopag for Moderate Aplastic Anemia
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Eltrombopag; Aplastic Anemia; Aplastic Anemia Treatment; Moderate Aplastic Anemia; Moderate Aplastic Anemia Treatment

 

Last Updated: 11 Jun 2014

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