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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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 3965 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Severe autoimmune hemolytic anemia in a patient with chronic hepatitis C during treatment with Peg interferon alfa-2a and ribavirin.
 

Author(s): Rym Ennaifer, Myriam Cheikh, Hayfa Romdhane, Rania Hefaiedh, Houda Ben Nejma, Najet Bel Hadj

Journal: Tunis Med. 2014 Jan;92(1):42-3.

 

Last Updated: 2 Jun 2014

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Dissecting the transcriptional phenotype of ribosomal protein deficiency: implications for Diamond-Blackfan Anemia.
 

Author(s): Anna Aspesi, Elisa Pavesi, Elisa Robotti, Rossella Crescitelli, Ilenia Boria, Federica Avondo, Hélène Moniz, Lydie Da Costa, Narla Mohandas, Paola Roncaglia, Ugo Ramenghi, Antonella Ronchi, Stefano Gustincich, Simone Merlin, Emilio Marengo, Steven R Ellis, Antonia Follenzi, Claudio Santoro, Irma Dianzani

Journal: Gene. 2014 Jul;545(2):282-9.

 

Defects in genes encoding ribosomal proteins cause Diamond Blackfan Anemia (DBA), a red cell aplasia often associated with physical abnormalities. Other bone marrow failure syndromes have been attributed to defects in ribosomal components but the link between erythropoiesis and the ...

Last Updated: 2 Jun 2014

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Prevalence of anemia in patients with type II diabetes and mild to moderate chronic kidney disease and the impact of anti-RAS medications.
 

Author(s): Periklis Dousdampanis, Konstantina Trigka, Costas Fourtounas

Journal: Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl. 2014 May;25(3):552-7.

 

Anemia is a common feature of diabetes and chronic kidney disease (CKD) mainly due to erythropoietin (EPO) deficiency and uremic toxicity. Angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors and angiotensin receptor blockers (ARBs) have been established as first-choice medications for ...

Last Updated: 13 May 2014

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The terms "Anemia" returned 385 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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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Lessons in AIDS vaccine development learned from studies of equine infectious, anemia virus infection and immunity.
 

Author(s): Jodi K Craigo, Ronald C Montelaro

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Equine infectious anemia (EIA), identified in 1843 [1] as an infectious disease of horses and as a viral infection in 1904, remains a concern in veterinary medicine today. Equine infectious anemia virus (EIAV) has served as an animal model of HIV-1/AIDS research since the original ...

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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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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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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