X-linked Hyper IgM Syndrome

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X-linked Hyper IgM Syndrome

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The terms "X-linked Hyper IgM Syndrome" returned 43 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Long-term outcomes of 176 patients with X-linked hyper-IgM syndrome treated with or without hematopoietic cell transplantation.
 

Author(s): M Teresa de la Morena, David Leonard, Troy R Torgerson, Otavio Cabral-Marques, Mary Slatter, Asghar Aghamohammadi, Sharat Chandra, Luis Murguia-Favela, Francisco A Bonilla, Maria Kanariou, Rongras Damrongwatanasuk, Caroline Y Kuo, Christopher C Dvorak, Isabelle Meyts, Karin Chen, Lisa Kobrynski, Neena Kapoor, Darko Richter, Daniela DiGiovanni, Fatima Dhalla, Evangelia Farmaki, Carsten Speckmann, Teresa Español, Anna Shcherbina, Imelda Celine Hanson, Jiri Litzman, John M Routes, Melanie Wong, Ramsay Fuleihan, Suranjith L Seneviratne, Trudy N Small, Ales Janda, Liliana Bezrodnik, Reinhard Seger, Andrea Gomez Raccio, J David M Edgar, Janet Chou, Jordan K Abbott, Joris van Montfrans, Luis Ignacio González-Granado, Nancy Bunin, Necil Kutukculer, Paul Gray, Gisela Seminario, Srdjan Pasic, Victor Aquino, Christian Wysocki, Hassan Abolhassani, Morna Dorsey, Charlotte Cunningham-Rundles, Alan P Knutsen, John Sleasman, Beatriz Tavares Costa Carvalho, Antonio Condino-Neto, Eyal Grunebaum, Helen Chapel, Hans D Ochs, Alexandra Filipovich, Mort Cowan, Andrew Gennery, Andrew Cant, Luigi D Notarangelo, Chaim M Roifman

Journal: J. Allergy Clin. Immunol.. 2017 Apr;139(4):1282-1292.

 

X-linked hyper-IgM syndrome (XHIGM) is a primary immunodeficiency with high morbidity and mortality compared with those seen in healthy subjects. Hematopoietic cell transplantation (HCT) has been considered a curative therapy, but the procedure has inherent complications and might ...

Last Updated: 4 Oct 2016

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Targeted gene editing restores regulated CD40L function in X-linked hyper-IgM syndrome.
 

Author(s): Nicholas Hubbard, David Hagin, Karen Sommer, Yumei Song, Iram Khan, Courtnee Clough, Hans D Ochs, David J Rawlings, Andrew M Scharenberg, Troy R Torgerson

Journal: Blood. 2016 May;127(21):2513-22.

 

Loss of CD40 ligand (CD40L) expression or function results in X-linked hyper-immunoglobulin (Ig)M syndrome (X-HIGM), characterized by recurrent infections due to impaired immunoglobulin class-switching and somatic hypermutation. Previous attempts using retroviral gene transfer to ...

Last Updated: 27 May 2016

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CD40 Ligand Deficient C57BL/6 Mouse Is a Potential Surrogate Model of Human X-Linked Hyper IgM (X-HIGM) Syndrome for Characterizing Immune Responses against Pathogens.
 

Author(s): Catalina Lopez-Saucedo, Rodolfo Bernal-Reynaga, Jesus Zayas-Jahuey, Silvia Galindo-Gomez, Mineko Shibayama, Carlos Garcia-Galvez, Sergio Estrada-Parra, Teresa Estrada-Garcia

Journal: Biomed Res Int. 2015 ;2015():679850.

 

Individuals with X-HIGM syndrome fail to express functional CD40 ligand; consequently they cannot mount effective protective antibody responses against pathogenic bacteria. We evaluated, compared, and characterized the humoral immune response of wild type (WT) and C57-CD40L deficient ...

Last Updated: 11 Jun 2015

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Allogeneic Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant for Patients With Primary Immune Deficiencies
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: SCID; Omenn's Syndrome; Reticular Dysgenesis; Wiskott-Aldrich Syndrome; Bare Lymphocyte Syndrome; Common Variable Immunodeficiency; Chronic Granulomatous Disease; CD40 Ligand Deficiency; Hyper IgM Syndrome; X-linked Lymphoproliferative Disease; Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis; Griscelli Syndrome; Chediak-Higashi Syndrome; Langerhan's Cell Histiocytosis

 

Last Updated: 4 Oct 2017

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