J J Lefrere

Summary

Country: France

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Transfusion and blood donation in comic strips
    Jean Jacques Lefrere
    National Institute of Blood Transfusion, Paris, France
    Transfus Med Rev 27:154-65. 2013
  2. doi request reprint The great neurosis of Dr. Joseph Gerard
    Jean Jacques Lefrere
    Institut National de la Transfusion Sanguine, Paris, France
    Front Neurol Neurosci 31:52-9. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Hepatitis G virus: a suitable marker of in vivo efficacy for pathogen inactivation
    J J Lefrere
    Department of Blood Transmissible Agents, National Institute of Blood Transfusion, Paris, France
    Vox Sang 95:76-8. 2008
  4. doi request reprint [Biobanks and blood transfusion in France: a tool for public health]
    J J Lefrere
    Département des Agents Transmissibles par le Sang, Institut National de la Transfusion Sanguine, 75015 Paris, France
    Transfus Clin Biol 16:148-51. 2009
  5. pmc [Teaching transfusion medicine research in the francophone world]
    J J Lefrere
    Institut National de la Transfusion Sanguine, 6, rue Alexandre Cabanel, 75015 Paris, France
    Transfus Clin Biol 16:427-30. 2009
  6. doi request reprint [Karl Landsteiner discovers the blood groups]
    J J Lefrere
    Institut National de la Transfusion Sanguine, rue Alexandre Cabanel, Paris, France
    Transfus Clin Biol 17:1-8. 2010
  7. doi request reprint [Doctor Brown-Sequard's therapy]
    J J Lefrere
    Institut National de la Transfusion Sanguine, 6 rue Alexandre Cabanel, Paris, France
    Ann Endocrinol (Paris) 71:69-75. 2010
  8. doi request reprint [Expected limits (and possible consequences) of pathogen inactivation technology]
    J J Lefrere
    Département d études des agents transmissibles par le sang, Institut National de la Transfusion Sanguine, Paris, France
    Transfus Clin Biol 18:468-71. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Screening for HBV, HCV and HIV genomes in blood donations: shortcomings of pooling revealed by a multicentre study simulating real-time testing
    J J Lefrere
    Institut National de la Transfusion Sanguine, Paris, France
    J Virol Methods 80:33-44. 1999
  10. ncbi request reprint The risk of disease progression is determined during the first year of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 infection
    J J Lefrere
    Institut National de la Transfusion Sanguine Laboratoire de Virologie, Hopital Saint Antoine, Paris, France
    J Infect Dis 177:1541-8. 1998

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. doi request reprint Transfusion and blood donation in comic strips
    Jean Jacques Lefrere
    National Institute of Blood Transfusion, Paris, France
    Transfus Med Rev 27:154-65. 2013
    ..Furthermore, if some readers are transfused during their lives, the impact of a memory more or less conscious of these childhood readings may resurface, both in hopes and in fears. ..
  2. doi request reprint The great neurosis of Dr. Joseph Gerard
    Jean Jacques Lefrere
    Institut National de la Transfusion Sanguine, Paris, France
    Front Neurol Neurosci 31:52-9. 2013
    ..Its scientific and medical value is poor, but provides us with the various meanings of the word 'neurosis' in the late nineteenth century...
  3. doi request reprint Hepatitis G virus: a suitable marker of in vivo efficacy for pathogen inactivation
    J J Lefrere
    Department of Blood Transmissible Agents, National Institute of Blood Transfusion, Paris, France
    Vox Sang 95:76-8. 2008
    ..The in vivo efficacy of pathogen inactivation methods could be assessed by the absence of hepatitis G virus markers after transfusion of pathogen-inactivated blood products, in recipients susceptible to infection before the transfusion...
  4. doi request reprint [Biobanks and blood transfusion in France: a tool for public health]
    J J Lefrere
    Département des Agents Transmissibles par le Sang, Institut National de la Transfusion Sanguine, 75015 Paris, France
    Transfus Clin Biol 16:148-51. 2009
    ..Preserved over a long period of time, such transfusion biobanks will be useful in terms of public health, as a reflection of the biological state of a population at a given moment...
  5. pmc [Teaching transfusion medicine research in the francophone world]
    J J Lefrere
    Institut National de la Transfusion Sanguine, 6, rue Alexandre Cabanel, 75015 Paris, France
    Transfus Clin Biol 16:427-30. 2009
    ..As part of the course, each student develops a study protocol that can be implemented in his/her blood center of hospital...
  6. doi request reprint [Karl Landsteiner discovers the blood groups]
    J J Lefrere
    Institut National de la Transfusion Sanguine, rue Alexandre Cabanel, Paris, France
    Transfus Clin Biol 17:1-8. 2010
    ..This paper retraces the hard career of this American scientist of Austrian origin, and describes the circumstances that led his research to the discoveries, which were turning points in the history of the immunology...
  7. doi request reprint [Doctor Brown-Sequard's therapy]
    J J Lefrere
    Institut National de la Transfusion Sanguine, 6 rue Alexandre Cabanel, Paris, France
    Ann Endocrinol (Paris) 71:69-75. 2010
    ..He even had followers in the following century, amongst whom Serge Voronoff (1866-1951), who grafted monkey testicles in replacement of human ones, or Paul Niehans (1882-1971) who practiced therapy using calf embryo cells in Switzerland...
  8. doi request reprint [Expected limits (and possible consequences) of pathogen inactivation technology]
    J J Lefrere
    Département d études des agents transmissibles par le sang, Institut National de la Transfusion Sanguine, Paris, France
    Transfus Clin Biol 18:468-71. 2011
    ..We can distinguish limitations due to adverse events related to the technology itself or to recipient susceptibility, the limits of effectiveness depending on the target, the technology, organizational, economic and geographical limits...
  9. ncbi request reprint Screening for HBV, HCV and HIV genomes in blood donations: shortcomings of pooling revealed by a multicentre study simulating real-time testing
    J J Lefrere
    Institut National de la Transfusion Sanguine, Paris, France
    J Virol Methods 80:33-44. 1999
    ..The improvement and standardization of assays needs to be attained, and training of laboratories appears to be a step crucial for routine screening of viral genomes in blood donations...
  10. ncbi request reprint The risk of disease progression is determined during the first year of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 infection
    J J Lefrere
    Institut National de la Transfusion Sanguine Laboratoire de Virologie, Hopital Saint Antoine, Paris, France
    J Infect Dis 177:1541-8. 1998
    ..Baseline HIV RNA load was a CD4+ T cell-independent predictor of progression to death. The major finding was that the disease outcome for HIV-1-infected persons is already determined during the first year of infection...
  11. ncbi request reprint Natural history of GBV-C/hepatitis G virus infection through the follow-up of GBV-C/hepatitis G virus-infected blood donors and recipients studied by RNA polymerase chain reaction and anti-E2 serology
    J J Lefrere
    Institut National de la Transfusion Sanguine, Paris, France
    Blood 90:3776-80. 1997
    ..7 months. The persistent infection rate was 100% in this donor cohort. Once acquired, the infection to GBV-C/HGV generally tends to persist in immunocompetent patients...
  12. ncbi request reprint Carriage of GB virus C/hepatitis G virus RNA is associated with a slower immunologic, virologic, and clinical progression of human immunodeficiency virus disease in coinfected persons
    J J Lefrere
    Institut National de la Transfusion Sanguine, 75012 Paris, France
    J Infect Dis 179:783-9. 1999
    ..The carriage of GBV-C/HGV RNA is associated with a slower progression of HIV disease in coinfected persons...
  13. ncbi request reprint [French training program for medical students in transfusion medicine. Transfusion Medicine Teachers' College]
    J L Wautier
    Secrétariat du CETS, 6, rue Alexandre Cabanel, 75739 Paris cedex 15, France
    Transfus Clin Biol 12:59-69. 2005
    ..The following recommendations are not strict guidelines but is a common basis which will be improved in 2005 according to new evidence based transfusion medicine...
  14. ncbi request reprint Plasma human immunodeficiency virus RNA below 40 Copies/mL is rare in untreated persons even in the first years of infection
    J J Lefrere
    Institut National de la Transfusion Sanguine, 75012 Paris, France
    J Infect Dis 180:526-9. 1999
    ..Such data confirm the general trend of disease progression in the entire population of HIV carriers...
  15. ncbi request reprint GBV-C/hepatitis G virus (HGV) RNA load in immunodeficient individuals and in immunocompetent individuals
    J J Lefrere
    Institut National de la Transfusion Sanguine, Paris, France
    J Med Virol 59:32-7. 1999
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Natural history of the TT virus infection through follow-up of TTV DNA-positive multiple-transfused patients
    J J Lefrere
    Institut National de la Transfusion Sanguine, and Faculté Saint Antoine, Université Pierre et Marie Curie 75012 Paris, France
    Blood 95:347-51. 2000
    ..The prevalence of TTV DNA observed in blood recipients is consistent with that of TTV infection observed in blood donors. TTV infection frequently tends to persist. (Blood. 2000;95:347-351)..
  17. doi request reprint [Genetic diversity of human erythroviruses. Consequences on infectious safety of plasma derivatives]
    A Servant-Delmas
    Département des Agents Transmissibles par le Sang, Institut National de la Transfusion Sanguine, 6, rue Alexandre Cabanel, 75015 Paris, France
    Transfus Clin Biol 16:482-8. 2009
    ..Recently, a new human parvovirus (PARV4) has been discovered. The consequences on blood transfusion of this blood-borne agent and its pathogenicity are still unknown...
  18. ncbi request reprint [The BOTIA project ("Blood and Organ Transmissible Infectious Agents"): a European collection of blood samples and an observatory of agents transmitted by blood transfusion or organ transplantation]
    J J Lefrere
    Département des Agents Transmissibles par le Sang, Institut National de la Transfusion Sanguine, Paris, France
    Transfus Clin Biol 12:93-4. 2005
  19. ncbi request reprint [Discussions about Europe]
    J J Lefrere
    Institut National de la Transfusion Sanguine, 6, rue Alexandre Cabanel, 75739 Paris cedex 15, France
    Transfus Clin Biol 11:257-9. 2004
  20. ncbi request reprint [Safety of blood products and B19 parvovirus]
    J J Lefrere
    Département des Agents Transmissibles par le Sang, Institut National de la Transfusion Sanguine, 6, rue Alexandre Cabanel, 75709 Paris cedex 15, France
    Transfus Clin Biol 13:235-41. 2006
    ..If not, a screening of blood donors positive for B19 IgG would be a sufficient preventive measure...
  21. ncbi request reprint Lessons from a multicentre study of the detectability of viral genomes based on a two-round quality control of GB virus C (GBV-C)/hepatitis G virus (HGV) polymerase chain reaction assay
    J J Lefrere
    Unité de recherches biocliniques, Institut National de la Transfusion Sanguine, Paris, France
    J Virol Methods 85:117-24. 2000
    ....
  22. doi request reprint [The return to life with insulin]
    P Berche
    Faculté de Médecine Paris Descartes, 15, rue de l Ecole de Medecine, 75015 Paris, France
    Ann Endocrinol (Paris) 71:243-8. 2010
    ..This discovery and its application did not happen easily, in particular within his own team. In 1922, the Nobel Prize would reward this researcher, who died two decades later in an airplane crash...
  23. ncbi request reprint [In memory of Jean-Pierre Soulier, the writer]
    J J Lefrere
    Institut National de la Transfusion Sanguine, 6, rue Alexandre Cabanel, 75015, Paris, France
    Transfus Clin Biol 11:71-3. 2004
  24. ncbi request reprint [Electronic learning: interactive learning in medicine or Socrates in electronic guise]
    J L Wautier
    Institut National de la Transfusion Sanguine, Paris, France
    Transfus Clin Biol 12:150-2. 2005
    ..Several electronic companies have given a free access to the programmes and sites. The use of electronic media leads to an adaptation of teaching methods making them more interactive...
  25. ncbi request reprint [Human T-lymphotropic virus type I (HTLV-I): risk of transmission with transfusion]
    J J Lefrere
    Unité de Recherches biocliniques et transfusionnelles, Institut National de la Transfusion Sanguine, Paris
    Presse Med 29:1134-8. 2000
    ....
  26. doi request reprint [First French transfusions (1667-1668)]
    P Jaulin
    Institut National de la Transfusion Sanguine, 6, rue Alexandre Cabanel, 75015 Paris, France
    Transfus Clin Biol 17:205-17. 2010
    ..Following the death of a transfused patient, a death most likely related to acute intravascular hemolysis, the practice of transfusion was prohibited, on both sides of the Channel, by decision of Parliament...