Medhat Askar

Summary

Affiliation: Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Lack of killer immunoglobulin-like receptor 2DS2 (KIR2DS2) and KIR2DL2 is associated with poor responses to therapy of recurrent hepatitis C virus in liver transplant recipients
    Medhat Askar
    Allogen Laboratories, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Liver Transpl 15:1557-63. 2009
  2. doi request reprint 16(th) IHIW: global distribution of extended HLA haplotypes
    M Askar
    Allogen Laboratories, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Int J Immunogenet 40:31-8. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Predictions in the face of clinical reality: HistoCheck versus high-risk HLA allele mismatch combinations responsible for severe acute graft-versus-host disease
    Medhat Askar
    Transplant Center, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44194, USA
    Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 17:1409-15. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Combined liver-kidney transplants: allosensitization and recipient outcomes
    Medhat Askar
    Transplant Center, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Transplantation 91:1286-92. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Cytomegalovirus reactivation after matched sibling donor reduced-intensity conditioning allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplant correlates with donor killer immunoglobulin-like receptor genotype
    Ronald M Sobecks
    Department of Hematologic Oncology and Blood Disorders, Taussig Cancer Institute, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Exp Clin Transplant 9:7-13. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Glomerular filtration rate slopes have significantly improved among renal transplants in the United States
    Titte R Srinivas
    Department of Nephrology and Hypertension, Glickman Urologic and Kidney Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Transplantation 90:1499-505. 2010
  7. doi request reprint The role of proteasome inhibition with bortezomib in the treatment of antibody-mediated rejection after kidney-only or kidney-combined organ transplantation
    Stuart M Flechner
    Glickman Urological and Kidney Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Transplantation 90:1486-92. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Contrasting patterns of viral load response in transplant recipients with BK polyomavirus DNAemia on leflunomide therapy
    Jennifer Cuellar-Rodríguez
    Department of Infectious Disease, Medicine Institute, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Clin Transplant 27:E230-6. 2013
  9. pmc MICA polymorphism identified by whole genome array associated with NKG2D-mediated cytotoxicity in T-cell large granular lymphocyte leukemia
    Aaron D Viny
    Department of Translational Hematologic and Oncologic Research, Taussig Cancer Center R 40, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Haematologica 95:1713-21. 2010

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Publications9

  1. doi request reprint Lack of killer immunoglobulin-like receptor 2DS2 (KIR2DS2) and KIR2DL2 is associated with poor responses to therapy of recurrent hepatitis C virus in liver transplant recipients
    Medhat Askar
    Allogen Laboratories, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Liver Transpl 15:1557-63. 2009
    ..These findings support the role of natural killer and natural killer T cells in HCV clearance after LT and might be generalizable to treatment of HCV infection outside the setting of LT...
  2. doi request reprint 16(th) IHIW: global distribution of extended HLA haplotypes
    M Askar
    Allogen Laboratories, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Int J Immunogenet 40:31-8. 2013
    ..The project will be extended through the 17th IHIW, and investigators interested in joining the project may communicate with the first author...
  3. doi request reprint Predictions in the face of clinical reality: HistoCheck versus high-risk HLA allele mismatch combinations responsible for severe acute graft-versus-host disease
    Medhat Askar
    Transplant Center, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44194, USA
    Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 17:1409-15. 2011
    ..This analysis does not support selecting donors for HSCT recipients based on low HistoCheck SSM scores...
  4. doi request reprint Combined liver-kidney transplants: allosensitization and recipient outcomes
    Medhat Askar
    Transplant Center, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Transplantation 91:1286-92. 2011
    ..However, antibody-mediated rejection of the kidney in CLK has been reported recently. This prompted our study to investigate the impact of presensitization on CLK recipient outcomes...
  5. ncbi request reprint Cytomegalovirus reactivation after matched sibling donor reduced-intensity conditioning allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplant correlates with donor killer immunoglobulin-like receptor genotype
    Ronald M Sobecks
    Department of Hematologic Oncology and Blood Disorders, Taussig Cancer Institute, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Exp Clin Transplant 9:7-13. 2011
    ..This study sought to assess whether donor inhibitory or activating killer immunoglobulin-like receptor genotypes may influence post-transplant cytomegalovirus reactivation in transplant recipients...
  6. doi request reprint Glomerular filtration rate slopes have significantly improved among renal transplants in the United States
    Titte R Srinivas
    Department of Nephrology and Hypertension, Glickman Urologic and Kidney Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Transplantation 90:1499-505. 2010
    ..In recent years, the use of higher risk donor organs and steroid avoidance regimens with potential increased acute rejection risk have increased. We hypothesized that these patterns adversely affect changes in posttransplant renal function...
  7. doi request reprint The role of proteasome inhibition with bortezomib in the treatment of antibody-mediated rejection after kidney-only or kidney-combined organ transplantation
    Stuart M Flechner
    Glickman Urological and Kidney Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Transplantation 90:1486-92. 2010
    ..We report our initial experience in using the proteasome inhibitor, bortezomib, to treat established antibody-mediated rejection (AMR) in 20 patients...
  8. doi request reprint Contrasting patterns of viral load response in transplant recipients with BK polyomavirus DNAemia on leflunomide therapy
    Jennifer Cuellar-Rodríguez
    Department of Infectious Disease, Medicine Institute, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Clin Transplant 27:E230-6. 2013
    ..It was observed at this center that the patterns of viral load response while on leflunomide appear to fall into two distinct types...
  9. pmc MICA polymorphism identified by whole genome array associated with NKG2D-mediated cytotoxicity in T-cell large granular lymphocyte leukemia
    Aaron D Viny
    Department of Translational Hematologic and Oncologic Research, Taussig Cancer Center R 40, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Haematologica 95:1713-21. 2010
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