Features

Features

Debates, in-depth articles, and surprising profiles from ASH Clinical News

Pulling Back the Curtain: Richard W. Childs, MD

In this edition, Richard W. Childs, MD, talks about his accomplishments in immunotherapy, his role in the response to the 2014 West Africa Ebola...

The Realities of “Right to Try”

In May 2018, President Donald Trump signed into law the Trickett Wendler, Frank Mongiello, Jordan McLinn and Matthew Bellina Right to Try Act of...

Demystifying Epigenetics in Hematology

In the early 20th century, German researcher Theodor Boveri described the basic tenets of tumor biology: Cells can turn cancerous when they lose the...

Breakthroughs in Gene Therapy for Hemophilia

Gene therapy for hemophilia is here – and it’s working. The field is advancing at a steady clip: Results from recent trials of this...

How Should We Treat Pregnant Women With Iron Deficiency?

Iron deficiency is prevalent among pregnant women, as maternal iron is used to supply the needs of the fetus and placenta, and additional iron...

Let’s Get Cookin’

In this edition, Jonathan G. Hoggatt, PhD, discusses his passion for the delicious art of cooking. If you have a creative skill in the...

Pulling Back the Curtain: Vip Viprakasit, MD, DPhil

In this edition, Vip Viprakasit, MD, DPhil, talks about working in a limited-resource setting, falling in love with the red cell, and his surprising...

The Code of Misconduct

Scientific misconduct is more than falsification, fabrication, and plagiarism – and harder to identify.  In 1998, Andrew Wakefield, MD, and co-authors investigated a cohort of...

Pulling Back the Curtain: Robert Glassman, MD

In this edition, Robert Glassman, MD, talks about the “risky yet refreshing” transition from clinical practice to the financial world and explains how grand...

Is Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia Curable With Newer Agents?

Chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) has long been considered an incurable disease. The goal of traditional frontline treatments is to minimize disease burden and allow...
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Current Issue

October 2018, Volume 4, Issue 12

This issue features a look at the Right to Try debate, a breakdown of how epigenetics are used in hematology, and more.