Lidan Zhang

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INTRODUCTION Cystic fibrosis (CF) is the most common autosomal recessive disease among Caucasians but is rarer in the Chinese population, because mutations in the cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator (CFTR) gene. OBJECTIVES To elucidate the causative role of a novel compound heterozygous mutation of CF. MATERIALS AND METHODS In this(More)
The successful use of tigecycline in a 12-month old liver transplant recipient with extensively drug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii bacteremia is presented. Tigecycline serum concentrations were monitored to help improve antibiotic efficacy and minimize side effects. A literature review identified 11 additional pediatric cases of A. baumannii infection(More)
Leukemia is the most common malignant proliferative disease in children. Our previous study found that miR-99a was up-regulated in pediatric primary AML using microRNA expression profiles. Up to date, although there is a certain number of reports on microRNA expression features and functions in pediatric acute myeloid leukemia (AML) and chronic myeloid(More)
Therapy-related acute leukemia (t-AL) is an observed carcinogenesis due to the toxic side effects of ionizing radiation and/or conventional chemotherapy for primary tumors. To our knowledge, therapy-related acute myeloid leukemia (t-AML) accounts for a large proportion in t-AL. While B-acute lymphoblastic leukemia (B-All) has never been reported following(More)
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