This issue of Hematology/Oncology Clinics, edited by Dr. Ali Taher, focuses on Thalassemia. Topics include, but are not limited to, Molecular basis and genetic modifiers; Evolving spectrum of epidemiology; Clinical classification; Ineffective erythropoiesis, anemia and iron overload; Hypercoagulability and vascular disease; Clinical complications and their management; Transfusion and iron chelation therapy; Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation in Thalassemia; Gene therapy and genome editing; Emerging therapies; Quality of life; Advances in understanding pathophysiology and treatment of fertility, pregnancy, and prenatal diagnosis in Thalassemia; and MRI for iron overload.
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- 28th April 2018
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Professor of Medicine, Hematology & Oncology Director – Fellowship and Residents Research Program, Faculty of Medicine Associate Chair – Research, Department of Internal Medicine Deputy Director – Naef K. Basile Cancer Institute American University of Beirut Medical Center Beirut – Lebanon Professor of Hematology & Medical Oncology (Adj.) Emory School of Medicine Atlanta – USA