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Sickle Cell Anemia

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Sickle cell anemia is a disease characterized by chronic hemolytic anemia, episodic painful crises, and pathologic involvement of many organs. It is the clinical expression of homozygosity for hemoglobin S.

Top 20 most recent papers

ATF4 mediates fetal globin upregulation in response to reduced β-globin

bioRxivJanuary 15, 2020
Mandy Y BoontanrartJacob E Corn

Development of Gene Editing Strategies for Human β-Globin (HBB) Gene Mutations

bioRxivJanuary 17, 2020
Batuhan M KalkanFatih Kocabas

Innate immune cells, major actors of sickle cell disease pathophysiology

HaematologicaJanuary 11, 2020
Slimane AllaliMariane de Montalembert
Analytical Chemistry

Facile Improvement of Negative Ion Mode Electrospray Ionization Using Capillary Vibrating Sharp-Edge Spray Ionization

Analytical ChemistryJanuary 16, 2020
Chong LiPeng Li
Clinical Practice in Pediatric Psychology

Enhancing Pain Assessment in Pediatric Sickle Cell Disease by Applying Quality Improvement Science

Clinical Practice in Pediatric PsychologyJanuary 16, 2020
Soumitri SilTamara New
Quality of Life Research : an International Journal of Quality of Life Aspects of Treatment, Care and Rehabilitation

The relationship between frequency and severity of vaso-occlusive crises and health-related quality of life and work productivity in adults with sickle cell disease

Quality of Life Research : an International Journal of Quality of Life Aspects of Treatment, Care and RehabilitationJanuary 15, 2020
Avery A RizioLanetta Bronté-Hall
Infection, Genetics and Evolution : Journal of Molecular Epidemiology and Evolutionary Genetics in Infectious Diseases

Joint selection for two malaria resistance mutations in a south-west Colombian population

Infection, Genetics and Evolution : Journal of Molecular Epidemiology and Evolutionary Genetics in Infectious DiseasesJanuary 14, 2020
Diana Carolina OrtegaGuillermo Barreto
Mediterranean Journal of Hematology and Infectious Diseases

The Evolving Pharmacotherapeutic Landscape for the Treatment of Sickle Cell Disease

Mediterranean Journal of Hematology and Infectious DiseasesJanuary 15, 2020
Samir K Ballas
Molecular and Clinical Oncology

Cathepsin S as a target in gastric cancer

Molecular and Clinical OncologyJanuary 14, 2020
Adriano Carneiro da CostaJosé Luiz Figueiredo
BMC Infectious Diseases

Malaria in patients with sickle cell anaemia: burden, risk factors and outcome at the Laquintinie hospital, Cameroon

BMC Infectious DiseasesJanuary 16, 2020
Ngo Linwa Esther EleonoreDora Mbanya

Crizanlizumab: First Approval

DrugsJanuary 15, 2020
Hannah A Blair
Clinical and Applied Thrombosis/hemostasis : Official Journal of the International Academy of Clinical and Applied Thrombosis/Hemostasis

Effect of Hydroxyurea Treatment on the Inflammatory Markers Among Children With Sickle Cell Disease

Clinical and Applied Thrombosis/hemostasis : Official Journal of the International Academy of Clinical and Applied Thrombosis/HemostasisJanuary 17, 2020
Asmaa M ZahranKhalid I Elsayh
The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews

Blood transfusions for treating acute chest syndrome in people with sickle cell disease

The Cochrane Database of Systematic ReviewsJanuary 17, 2020
Roya Dolatkhah, Saeed Dastgiri
Animals : an Open Access Journal From MDPI

Evaluation of SCD, ACACA and FASN Mutations: Effects on Pork Quality and Other Production Traits in Pigs Selected Based on RNA-Seq Results

Animals : an Open Access Journal From MDPIJanuary 17, 2020
Katarzyna PiórkowskaMirosław Tyra
American Journal of Hematology

Haptoglobin genotype predicts severe acute vaso-occlusive pain episodes in children with sickle cell anemia

American Journal of HematologyJanuary 11, 2020
Shaina M WillenLorraine B Ware
PloS One

Correction: Determining Glomerular Filtration Rate in Homozygous Sickle Cell Disease: Utility of Serum Creatinine Based Estimating Equations

PloS OneJanuary 17, 2020
Malaria Journal

Associations between red blood cell variants and malaria among children and adults from three areas of Uganda: a prospective cohort study

Malaria JournalJanuary 17, 2020
Elijah KakandeIsabel Rodriguez-Barraquer
Pediatric Annals

Sickle Cell Disease: A Primer for Primary Care Providers

Pediatric AnnalsJanuary 14, 2020
Sabrina Kimrey, Kay L Saving
Journal of Blood Medicine

The Effects of Hydroxyurea Therapy on the Six-Minute Walk Distance in Patients with Adult Sickle Cell Anemia: An Echocardiographic Study

Journal of Blood MedicineJanuary 11, 2020
Taysir GaradahKhalid Bin Thani
The Pan African Medical Journal

Clinical and socio-demographic determinants of pentazocine misuse among patients with sickle cell disease, Benin City, Nigeria: a case-control study

The Pan African Medical JournalJanuary 15, 2020
Ademola AdewoyinMatilda Ojo

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