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Results of Phase III trials NORTHSTAR-2 and NORTHSTAR-3 of LentiGlobin gene therapy to treat transfusion-dependent beta-thalassemia. bluebirdbio.

bluebird bio, Inc. announced new data from the Phase III Northstar-2 (HGB-207) and Northstar-3 (HGB-212) clinical studies of its investigational...

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Positive results from BELIEVE study of luspatercept for the treatment of adults with beta-thalassemia-associated anemia. Celgene + Acceleron.

Celgene Corporation and Acceleron Pharma Inc.announced results from a pivotal, phase III trial (BELIEVE) evaluating the safety and efficacy of...

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FDA approves expended label for Promacta to include first-line treatment for adults and pediatric patients two years and older with severe aplastic anemia.-Novartis

Novartis announced that the FDA has expanded the label for Promacta (eltrombopag) to include first-line treatment for adults and pediatric...

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Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia (CLL)

Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia (CLL)

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Oral Anticoagulation Reversal

Oral Anticoagulation Reversal

Experts discuss the use of non-vitamin K oral anticoagulants in the treatment and prevention of stroke, deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism in atrial fibrillation patients.

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Guidelines

Management of anaemia and iron deficiency in patients with cancer: ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines

Anaemia and iron deficiency are frequent complications in patients with solid tumours or haematological malignancies, particularly in patients treated with chemotherapeutic agents.

Added 7 months ago

Guidelines for the diagnosis and management of adult aplastic anaemia

This is a comprehensive but pragmatic new guideline and focuses on the accurate diagnosis, delineation of severity types and subsequent management of this rare haematological condition.

Added 3 years ago

The diagnosis and management of primary autoimmune haemolytic anaemia

The objective of this guideline is to provide healthcare professionals with guidance on the management of patients with primary autoimmune haemolytic anaemia (AIHA).

Added 8 months ago

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Journal articles

Causal relationship between hypoalbuminemia and acute kidney injury.

Our meta-analysis published in 2010 provided evidence that low levels of serum albumin (hypoalbuminemia) are a significant independent predictor of acute kidney injury (AKI) and death following AKI.

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Could testosterone therapy in hypogonadal men ameliorate anemia, a cardiovascular risk factor? An observational, 54-week cumulative registry study.

In this study we investigated if testosterone undecanoate attenuates anemia and the risk of cardiovascular disease in patients with hypogonadism.

Added 1 year ago

Treatment of Atypical Hemolytic-Uremic Syndrome in the Era of Eculizumab.

Hemolytic-uremic syndrome (HUS) is the triad of microangiopathic hemolytic anemia (MAHA), thrombocytopenia, and acute kidney injury (AKI); the main cause of multi-organ failure is related to thrombotic microangiopathy (TMA).

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Clinical trials

An Efficacy and Safety Study of Luspatercept (ACE-536) Versus Placebo in Adults Who Require Regular Red Blood Cell Transfusions Due to Beta (β) Thalassemia (BELIEVE)

This is a Phase 3, double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled, multicenter study to determine the efficacy and safety of luspatercept (ACE-536) plus Best supportive care (BSC) versus placebo plus BSC in...

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A Study Evaluating the Efficacy and Safety of LentiGlobin BB305 Drug Product in Beta-Thalassemia Major and Sickle Cell Disease

This is a Phase 1/2, open label, safety, and efficacy study of the administration of LentiGlobin BB305 Drug Product to subjects with either beta-thalassemia major or severe sickle cell disease (SCD).

Added 5 years ago

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