Thalassemia, An Issue of Hematology/Oncology Clinics of North America - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781437725315

Thalassemia, An Issue of Hematology/Oncology Clinics of North America, Volume 24-6

1st Edition

Authors: Bernard Forget
Hardcover ISBN: 9781437725315
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 14th December 2010

Description

Thalassemia is discussed comprehensively by the authors in this issue.  Topics discussed include the population genetics and dynamimcs of thalassemia, alpha thalassemia, HbE/beta thalassemia, management of iron overload in thalassemia syndromes, allogeneic cellular gene therapy for hemoglobinopathies, cord blood transplantation for beta thalassemia major, and gene therapy for hemoglobin disorders. 


Details

Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2010
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Hardcover ISBN:
9781437725315

About the Authors

Bernard Forget Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Medicine; Chief of Hematology Section, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT