beta Thalassemia

Known as: Type Thalassemia, beta, beta thalassemias, beta Type Microcytemias 
A disorder characterized by reduced synthesis of the beta chains of hemoglobin. There is retardation of hemoglobin A synthesis in the heterozygous… (More)
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Review
2009
Review
2009
The thalassemias are a group of inherited hematologic disorders caused by defects in the synthesis of one or more of the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES Patients with beta-thalassemia, like those with genetic hemochromatosis, develop iron overload due to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Most deaths in beta-thalassemia major result from cardiac complications due to iron overload. Differential effects on myocardial… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Treatment of patients with beta-thalassemia major has improved dramatically during the past 40 years; however, the current… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
The American Cancer Society (ACS) publishes Nutrition and Physical Activity Guidelines to serve as a foundation for its… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The rat, mouse and human estrogen receptor (ER) exists as two subtypes, ER alpha and ER beta, which differ in the C-terminal… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
The rat estrogen receptor (ER) exists as two subtypes, ER alpha and ER beta, which differ in the C-terminal ligand binding domain… (More)
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Review
1996
Review
1996
The incidence of gastric cancer varies widely by country and population, with higher rates among the lower socioeconomic groups… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
BACKGROUND The prognosis of patients with homozygous beta-thalassemia (thalassemia major) has been improved by transfusion and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
We have used the Escherichia coli beta-glucuronidase gene (GUS) as a gene fusion marker for analysis of gene expression in… (More)
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