Thrombasthenia

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Thrombasthenia

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The terms "Thrombasthenia" returned 110 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Acquired thrombasthenia due to inhibitory effect of glycoprotein IIbIIIa autoantibodies.
 

Author(s): Dorit Blickstein, Rima Dardik, Esther Rosenthal, Judith Lahav, Yair Molad, Aida Inbal

Journal: Isr. Med. Assoc. J.. 2014 May;16(5):307-10.

 

A 75 year old patient presenting with mucocutaneous bleeding was diagnosed with acquired thrombasthenia. The diagnosis was based on lack of platelet aggregation with adenosine diphosphate (ADP), arachidonic acid and collagen, and normal aggregation induced by ristocetin.

Last Updated: 1 Jul 2014

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Homozygosity by descent of a 3Mb chromosome 17 haplotype causes coinheritance of Glanzmann thrombasthenia and primary ciliary dyskinesia.
 

Author(s): Giovanna D'Andrea, Michele Schiavulli, Claudia Dimatteo, Rosa Santacroce, Egidio Guerra, Vittoria A C Longo, Elvira Grandone, Maurizio Margaglione

Journal: Blood. 2013 Dec;122(26):4289-91.

 

Last Updated: 20 Dec 2013

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High-level transgene expression in induced pluripotent stem cell-derived megakaryocytes: correction of Glanzmann thrombasthenia.
 

Author(s): Spencer K Sullivan, Jason A Mills, Sevasti B Koukouritaki, Karen K Vo, Randolph B Lyde, Prasuna Paluru, Guoha Zhao, Li Zhai, Lisa M Sullivan, Yuhuan Wang, Siddharth Kishore, Eyad Z Gharaibeh, Michele P Lambert, David A Wilcox, Deborah L French, Mortimer Poncz, Paul Gadue

Journal: Blood. 2014 Jan;123(5):753-7.

 

Megakaryocyte-specific transgene expression in patient-derived induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs) offers a new approach to study and potentially treat disorders affecting megakaryocytes and platelets. By using a Gp1ba promoter, we developed a strategy for achieving a high level ...

Last Updated: 31 Jan 2014

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The terms "Thrombasthenia" returned 10 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Inherited platelet disorders including Glanzmann thrombasthenia and Bernard-Soulier syndrome.
 

Author(s): Reyhan Diz-Küçükkaya

Journal: Hematology Am Soc Hematol Educ Program. 2013 ;2013():268-75.

 

Inherited platelet disorders (IPDs) are a heterogeneous group of diseases affecting platelet production, morphology, and function. The degree of thrombocytopenia and functional abnormality of platelets determines the clinical manifestations. Although severe deficiencies may cause ...

Last Updated: 9 Dec 2013

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Glanzmann thrombasthenia: state of the art and future directions.
 

Author(s): Alan T Nurden, Xavier Pillois, David A Wilcox

Journal: Semin. Thromb. Hemost.. 2013 Sep;39(6):642-55.

 

Glanzmann thrombasthenia (GT) is the principal inherited disease of platelets and the most commonly encountered disorder of an integrin. GT is characterized by spontaneous mucocutaneous bleeding and an exaggerated response to trauma caused by platelets that fail to aggregate when ...

Last Updated: 28 Aug 2013

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Glanzmann thrombasthenia: a review of ITGA2B and ITGB3 defects with emphasis on variants, phenotypic variability, and mouse models.
 

Author(s): Alan T Nurden, Mathieu Fiore, Paquita Nurden, Xavier Pillois

Journal: Blood. 2011 Dec;118(23):5996-6005.

 

Characterized by mucocutaneous bleeding arising from a lack of platelet aggregation to physiologic stimuli, Glanzmann thrombasthenia (GT) is the archetype-inherited disorder of platelets. Transmitted by autosomal recessive inheritance, platelets in GT have quantitative or qualitative ...

Last Updated: 2 Dec 2011

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Abatacept Reduced Intensity for Non-Malignant Diseases
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Hurler Syndrome; Fanconi Anemia; Glanzmann Thrombasthenia; Wiskott-Aldrich Syndrome; Chronic Granulomatous Disease; Severe Congenital Neutropenia; Leukocyte Adhesion Deficiency; Shwachman Diamond Syndrome; Diamond Blackfan Anemia; Dyskeratosis Congenita; Chediak Higashi Syndrome; Severe Aplastic Anemia; Thalassemia; Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis

 

Last Updated: 16 Sep 2014

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Last Updated: 18 Dec 2014

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