Christopher Hillyer

Summary

Affiliation: Emory University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Donor lymphocyte infusion therapy
    Karen S Roush
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Transfusion Medicine Program, Emory University School of Medicine, 1362 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Transfus Med Rev 16:161-76. 2002
  2. doi request reprint Pediatric transfusion medicine: development of a critical mass
    Christopher D Hillyer
    Pediatric Transfusion Medicine Academic Awardees Program PedsTMAA, EUH Blood Bank, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Transfusion 49:596-601. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Description and investigation of white particulate matter in additive solution-1 red blood cell units
    Christopher D Hillyer
    Transfusion Medicine Program, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Transfusion 44:977-83. 2004
  4. doi request reprint Transfusion recipient epidemiology and outcomes research: possibilities for the future
    Christopher D Hillyer
    Blood Bank, Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Transfusion 48:1530-7. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Integrating molecular technologies for red blood cell typing and compatibility testing into blood centers and transfusion services
    Christopher D Hillyer
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30321, USA
    Transfus Med Rev 22:117-32. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Recipient inflammation affects the frequency and magnitude of immunization to transfused red blood cells
    Jeanne E Hendrickson
    Department of Pediatric Hematology Oncology, Emory University School of Medicine, Children s Healthcare of Atlanta, Aflac Cancer Center and Blood Disorders Service, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Transfusion 46:1526-36. 2006
  7. pmc Storage of murine red blood cells enhances alloantibody responses to an erythroid-specific model antigen
    Jeanne E Hendrickson
    Division of Pediatric Hematology Oncology, Aflac Cancer Center and Blood Disorders Service, Children s Healthcare of Atlanta, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Transfusion 50:642-8. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Photochemical treatment of platelet concentrates with amotosalen hydrochloride and ultraviolet A light inactivates free and latent cytomegalovirus in a murine transfusion model
    Cetherine T Jordan
    Transfusion Medicine Program, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Transfusion 44:1159-65. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint CD36 immunization in a patient undergoing hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
    Elizabeth E Culler
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 50:660-2. 2008
  10. pmc HLA alloimmunization is associated with RBC antibodies in multiply transfused patients with sickle cell disease
    Marianne E McPherson
    AFLAC Cancer Center and Blood Disorders Services, Children s Healthcare of Atlanta, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 54:552-8. 2010

Research Grants

  1. Transfusion Medicine/Hemostasis Clinical Trails Network
    Christopher Hillyer; Fiscal Year: 2007
  2. Training Grant in Transfusion Medicine
    Christopher Hillyer; Fiscal Year: 2007
  3. "Development of a Laboratory Test for TTP"
    Christopher Hillyer; Fiscal Year: 2003
  4. PCR Screening for CMV in Umbilical Cord Blood Stem Cells
    Christopher Hillyer; Fiscal Year: 2003
  5. TRANSFUSION TRANSMISSION OF CELL-ASSOCIATED INFECTIONS
    Christopher Hillyer; Fiscal Year: 2003

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications50

  1. ncbi request reprint Donor lymphocyte infusion therapy
    Karen S Roush
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Transfusion Medicine Program, Emory University School of Medicine, 1362 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Transfus Med Rev 16:161-76. 2002
    ..It also examines tools that have been developed to more accurately describe survival benefits attributable to DLI...
  2. doi request reprint Pediatric transfusion medicine: development of a critical mass
    Christopher D Hillyer
    Pediatric Transfusion Medicine Academic Awardees Program PedsTMAA, EUH Blood Bank, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Transfusion 49:596-601. 2009
    ..Indeed, several issues regarding the subspecialty of pediatric transfusion medicine (PTM) are particularly timely, and it appears that a critical mass, or a nidus capable of becoming a critical mass, is developing in PTM...
  3. ncbi request reprint Description and investigation of white particulate matter in additive solution-1 red blood cell units
    Christopher D Hillyer
    Transfusion Medicine Program, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Transfusion 44:977-83. 2004
    ..In this report, these events, their chronology, pertinent observations and investigations, and summaries and conclusions associated with WPM during the 2-week observation period are described...
  4. doi request reprint Transfusion recipient epidemiology and outcomes research: possibilities for the future
    Christopher D Hillyer
    Blood Bank, Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Transfusion 48:1530-7. 2008
    ..This group was asked to discuss the current status of the field, identify critical research needs, and make recommendations to the NHLBI program staff...
  5. doi request reprint Integrating molecular technologies for red blood cell typing and compatibility testing into blood centers and transfusion services
    Christopher D Hillyer
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30321, USA
    Transfus Med Rev 22:117-32. 2008
    ..A stepwise plan for progressive introduction into the donor centers and transfusion services must be established. In conclusion, the field of transfusion medicine is ready to expand the use of molecular diagnostics...
  6. ncbi request reprint Recipient inflammation affects the frequency and magnitude of immunization to transfused red blood cells
    Jeanne E Hendrickson
    Department of Pediatric Hematology Oncology, Emory University School of Medicine, Children s Healthcare of Atlanta, Aflac Cancer Center and Blood Disorders Service, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Transfusion 46:1526-36. 2006
    ..In this context, it was hypothesized that the inflammatory status of a transfusion recipient would influence immunization to transfused RBCs...
  7. pmc Storage of murine red blood cells enhances alloantibody responses to an erythroid-specific model antigen
    Jeanne E Hendrickson
    Division of Pediatric Hematology Oncology, Aflac Cancer Center and Blood Disorders Service, Children s Healthcare of Atlanta, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Transfusion 50:642-8. 2010
    ..To test the hypothesis that storage time alters RBC immunogenicity, we utilized a murine model of RBC storage and alloimmunization...
  8. ncbi request reprint Photochemical treatment of platelet concentrates with amotosalen hydrochloride and ultraviolet A light inactivates free and latent cytomegalovirus in a murine transfusion model
    Cetherine T Jordan
    Transfusion Medicine Program, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Transfusion 44:1159-65. 2004
    ..This study investigated the effects of amotosalen/UVA treatment on free and latent murine CMV (MCMV) in PLT preparations using a murine model of transfusion-transmitted CMV (TT-CMV)...
  9. ncbi request reprint CD36 immunization in a patient undergoing hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
    Elizabeth E Culler
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 50:660-2. 2008
    ..The patient responded adequately to transfusion of crossmatch compatible platelets and successfully underwent HSCT. The presence of anti-CD36 antibodies does not exclude potential candidates from HSCT...
  10. pmc HLA alloimmunization is associated with RBC antibodies in multiply transfused patients with sickle cell disease
    Marianne E McPherson
    AFLAC Cancer Center and Blood Disorders Services, Children s Healthcare of Atlanta, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 54:552-8. 2010
    ..The prevalence and risk factors for HLA alloimmunization in multiply transfused pediatric SCD patients are unknown...
  11. ncbi request reprint Unappreciated risk factors for transplant patients: HLA antibodies in blood components
    Robert A Bray
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA 30322, United States
    Hum Immunol 65:240-4. 2004
    ..This unappreciated frequency of HLA alloantibodies in blood components may pose a risk to transplant patients requiring transfusions by promoting allograft dysfunction or loss...
  12. ncbi request reprint Transfusion-induced autoantibodies and differential immunogenicity of blood group antigens: a novel hypothesis
    James C Zimring
    Center for Transfusion and Cellular Therapies, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Transfusion 47:2189-96. 2007
    ..The scientific basis, existing evidence, approaches to testing, and predicted biology of this hypothesis are presented...
  13. ncbi request reprint Nonhemolytic antigen loss from red blood cells requires cooperative binding of multiple antibodies recognizing different epitopes
    James C Zimring
    Center for Transfusion and Cellular Therapies, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Blood 110:2201-8. 2007
    ..Together, these data lead to the hypothesis that antigen-antibody crosslinking is required for nonhemolytic antigen loss to occur...
  14. doi request reprint Discrete Toll-like receptor agonists have differential effects on alloimmunization to transfused red blood cells
    Jeanne E Hendrickson
    Department of Pediatric Hematology Oncology, Emory University School of Medicine, Children s Healthcare of Atlanta, Aflac Cancer Center and Blood Disorders Service, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Transfusion 48:1869-77. 2008
    ..To determine whether a different subtype of inflammation also enhances RBC alloimmunization, we investigated the effects of the bacterial endotoxin lipopolysaccharide (LPS) on alloimmunization...
  15. doi request reprint Blood donation and blood transfusion: special considerations for African Americans
    Beth H Shaz
    Center for Transfusion and Cellular Therapies, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Transfus Med Rev 22:202-14. 2008
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  16. doi request reprint Animal models of transfusion-related acute lung injury
    Lennart E Lögdberg
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Center for Transfusion and Cellular Therapies, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30308, USA
    Transfus Med Rev 23:13-24. 2009
    ..This article reviews the current status of the known experimental models of TRALI, with particular emphasis on efforts to establish in vivo animal models of this important pulmonary transfusion reaction...
  17. doi request reprint Critical evaluation of informed consent forms for adult and minor aged whole blood donation used by United States blood centers
    Beth H Shaz
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Center for Transfusion and Cellular Therapies, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Transfusion 49:1136-45. 2009
    ..The goal of the study was to determine if the majority of the generally accepted elements of informed consent are provided to volunteer allogeneic whole blood donors in the United States...
  18. doi request reprint Noninfectious serious hazards of transfusion
    Jeanne E Hendrickson
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Center for Transfusion and Cellular Therapies, Emory University School of Medicine, 1364 Clifton Rd, NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Anesth Analg 108:759-69. 2009
    ..In this article, we review NISHOTs, focusing on the most recent concerns and literature...
  19. pmc Transfusion management of trauma patients
    Beth H Shaz
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Anesth Analg 108:1760-8. 2009
    ..Future prospective clinical trials will allow continued improvement in MTPs and thus in the overall management of patients with trauma...
  20. doi request reprint Transfusion management of sickle cell patients during bone marrow transplantation with matched sibling donor
    Marianne E McPherson
    Aflac Cancer Center and Blood Disorders Service, Department of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Transfusion 49:1977-86. 2009
    ..Characterization of transfusion requirements is important for blood bank and clinician patient management...
  21. doi request reprint Racial differences in motivators and barriers to blood donation among blood donors
    Beth H Shaz
    Center for Transfusion and Cellular Therapies, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 133:1444-7. 2009
    ..Nationally, African Americans are underrepresented in community blood donation programs. To increase blood donation by African Americans, differences between motivators and barriers to blood donation between races should be investigated...
  22. pmc Motivators and barriers to blood donation in African American college students
    Beth H Shaz
    Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, United States B H Shaz
    Transfus Apher Sci 41:191-7. 2009
    ..This study investigated the differences in motivators and barriers to blood donation between donor and non-donor African American college students...
  23. doi request reprint Increased number of coagulation products in relationship to red blood cell products transfused improves mortality in trauma patients
    Beth H Shaz
    Center for Transfusion and Cellular Therapies, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Transfusion 50:493-500. 2010
    ..This study investigates the relationship of plasma:RBC, PLT:RBC, and cryoprecipitate:RBC transfusion ratios to mortality in massively transfused patients at a civilian Level 1 trauma center...
  24. doi request reprint ABO-mismatched platelet transfusions: strategies to mitigate patient exposure to naturally occurring hemolytic antibodies
    Cassandra D Josephson
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Center for Transfusion and Cellular Therapies, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Transfus Apher Sci 42:83-8. 2010
    ..The progress in this European strategy may serve the US to stimulate a re-examination of its practices and policies for the advancement of platelet transfusion safety...
  25. doi request reprint Prevention of transfusion-transmitted cytomegalovirus in low-birth weight infants (≤1500 g) using cytomegalovirus-seronegative and leukoreduced transfusions
    Cassandra D Josephson
    Center for Transfusion and Cellular Therapies, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Transfus Med Rev 25:125-32. 2011
    ..Conducted in Atlanta, GA, this study has been registered at the US National Institutes of Health (ClinicalTrials.gov no. NCT00907686)...
  26. ncbi request reprint Transfusion in the patient with sickle cell disease: a critical review of the literature and transfusion guidelines
    Cassandra D Josephson
    Transfusion Medicine Program, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Transfus Med Rev 21:118-33. 2007
    ..Our objectives were to provide an in-depth review of the current literature on transfusion therapy in SCD and to provide a set of guidelines for the transfusion management of patients with SCD...
  27. ncbi request reprint Effect of mediators of innate immunity and inflammation on CD8+ veto cells
    James C Zimring
    Transfusion Medicine Program, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Woodruff Memorial Building, Room 7301, 101 Woodruff Circle, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Transplantation 78:1597-600. 2004
    ..Unlike other strategies, veto cells promote long-term allograft survival in primates. Accordingly, the authors hypothesized that veto cells are resistant to the effects of innate immune activation...
  28. ncbi request reprint Improved method for fluorescence cytometric immunohematology testing
    John D Roback
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory Univerity School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Transfusion 44:187-96. 2004
    ..Nevertheless, the use of vacuum filtration to wash RBCs and a standard-flow cytometer for data acquisition hindered efforts to incorporate this method into an automated platform...
  29. ncbi request reprint Allogeneic T cells treated with amotosalen prevent lethal cytomegalovirus disease without producing graft-versus-host disease following bone marrow transplantation
    John D Roback
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Transfusion Medicine Program, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Immunol 171:6023-31. 2003
    ..Thus, amotosalen treatment rapidly eliminates the GVHD activity of polyclonal T cells, while preserving long-term antiviral and graft facilitation effects, and may be clinically useful for routine adoptive immunotherapy...
  30. ncbi request reprint Nonhemolytic antibody-induced loss of erythrocyte surface antigen
    James C Zimring
    Transfusion Medicine Program, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Woodruff Memorial Bldg Ste 7301, 101 Woodruff Cir, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Blood 106:1105-12. 2005
    ..These studies provide mechanistic insight into the phenomenon of antigen loss during incompatible transfusion in humans...
  31. ncbi request reprint Transfusion medicine illustrated. Detection of mixed-field agglutination due to loss of red cell antigen in hematopoietic malignancy
    Chelsea A Sheppard
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Transfusion 46:1463-4. 2006
  32. ncbi request reprint Granulocyte transfusion: revisited
    Michael A Briones
    Division Hematology and Oncology, Emory University School of Medicine, Children s Healthcare of Atlanta, AFLAC Cancer Center and Blood Disorders, 2040 Ridgewood Drive, Suite 100, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Curr Hematol Rep 2:522-7. 2003
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint An automatable format for accurate immunohematology testing by flow cytometry
    John D Roback
    Transfusion Medicine Program, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Transfusion 43:918-27. 2003
    ..Furthermore, current automated and semiautomated workstations cannot accommodate many other tests relevant to blood transfusion...
  34. ncbi request reprint Islet transplantation, stem cells, and transfusion medicine
    Lennart Logdberg
    Department of Pathology, The Carlos and Marguerite Mason Transplantation Biology Research Center, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta 30322, GA, USA
    Transfus Med Rev 17:95-109. 2003
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint CMV DNA is rarely detected in healthy blood donors using validated PCR assays
    John D Roback
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Transfusion 43:314-21. 2003
    ..NAT of blood components for CMV DNA has been proposed to further reduce the risks of TT-CMV. However, large-scale studies to determine the utility of validated CMV NAT assays for donor screening have not been reported...
  36. ncbi request reprint Transfusion-transmitted cytomegalovirus (CMV) infections in a murine model: characterization of CMV-infected donor mice
    John D Roback
    Transfusion Medicine Program, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Transfusion 46:889-95. 2006
    ..The kinetics of murine CMV (MCMV) infection in the peripheral blood of donor mice were investigated to determine the utility of this model for studying TT-CMV...
  37. ncbi request reprint Comparison of cytomegalovirus polymerase chain reaction and serology for screening umbilical cord blood components
    John D Roback
    Transfusion Medicine Program, The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Transfusion 45:1722-8. 2005
    ..To prevent CMV transmission from UCB donors, most laboratories perform serology on corresponding maternal samples and quarantine units when the mother has immunoglobulin M (IgM) anti-CMV...
  38. ncbi request reprint Nonfatal intravascular hemolysis in a pediatric patient after transfusion of a platelet unit with high-titer anti-A
    Shealynn B Harris
    Transfusion Medicine Program, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, 1364 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Transfusion 47:1412-7. 2007
    ..Group A patients transfused with group O single-donor PLTs (SDPs) with "high-titer" anti-A are at greatest risk for hemolysis...
  39. ncbi request reprint Inflammation enhances consumption and presentation of transfused RBC antigens by dendritic cells
    Jeanne E Hendrickson
    Department of Pediatric Hematology Oncology, Emory University School of Medicine, Children s Healthcare of Atlanta, Aflac Cancer Center and Blood Disorders Service, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Blood 110:2736-43. 2007
    ..Together, these data provide additional insight into the nature of transfused RBCs as an immunogen and provide a mechanism by which viral-like inflammation enhances alloimmunization to transfused RBCs...
  40. ncbi request reprint Leukoreduction filtration of blood with sickle cell trait
    Audrey N Schuetz
    Transfusion Medicine Program, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Transfus Med Rev 18:168-76. 2004
    ..This review concludes with a discussion of different approaches to screening blood units for sickle cell trait...
  41. ncbi request reprint Transfusion-transmitted cytomegalovirus: lessons from a murine model
    John D Roback
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Transfusion Medicine Program, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Transfus Med Rev 21:26-36. 2007
    ..In this review, we discuss a mouse blood transfusion model, which can be used to investigate these issues as well as to validate methods to prevent TT-CMV in at-risk patients...
  42. ncbi request reprint Amotosalen-treated donor T cells have polyclonal antigen-specific long-term function without graft-versus-host disease after allogeneic bone marrow transplantation
    Mohammad Sohrab Hossain
    Department of Hematology and Oncology, Division of Stem Cell and Bone Marrow Transplantation, Winship Cancer Institute, Emory Universiy School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 11:169-80. 2005
    ..This is a novel approach to adoptive immunotherapy in allogeneic BMT...
  43. pmc Effects of storage duration and volume on the quality of leukoreduced apheresis-derived platelets: implications for pediatric transfusion medicine
    Anne M Winkler
    Center for Transfusion and Cellular Therapies, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Transfusion 50:2193-8. 2010
    ..However, limited data exist regarding the impact of storage on residual small-volume LR-ADP...
  44. ncbi request reprint Blood donors and factors impacting the blood donation decision
    Theresa W Gillespie
    Winship Cancer Institute, Emory University, 1365B Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Transfus Med Rev 16:115-30. 2002
    ..Investigations are needed also to assess research questions and to develop well-designed interventions to test hypotheses and to produce generalizable findings applicable to future donor decision making...
  45. ncbi request reprint Transfusion-related acute lung injury
    Chelsea A Sheppard
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Room D 655, Emory University School of Medicine, 1364 Clifton Road N E, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Hematol Oncol Clin North Am 21:163-76. 2007
    ..This article reviews the clinical manifestations, evolving definition, incidence, pathophysiology, animal modeling, and donor screening and deferral algorithms as they relate to transfusion-related acute lung injury...
  46. doi request reprint Platelet transfusion practices among neonatologists in the United States and Canada: results of a survey
    Cassandra D Josephson
    Aflac Cancer Center and Blood Disorders Services at Children s Healthcare of Atlanta, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Pediatrics 123:278-85. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that there would be significant diversity in platelet transfusion triggers, product selection, and dosing among neonatologists in the United States and Canada...
  47. doi request reprint Do red cell transfusions increase the risk of necrotizing enterocolitis in premature infants?
    Cassandra D Josephson
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Center for Transfusion and Cellular Therapies, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Pediatr 157:972-978.e1-3. 2010
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of selected viral infections among blood donors deferred for potential risk to blood safety
    Shimian Zou
    Jerome H Holland Laboratory, American Red Cross Blood Services, Rockville, Maryland 20855, USA
    Transfusion 46:1997-2003. 2006
    ..This study assesses the current impact of some of these questions on blood safety as reflected by infectious disease markers...
  49. doi request reprint Adverse reactions to allogeneic whole blood donation by 16- and 17-year-olds
    Anne F Eder
    Biomedical Services, Medical Office, National Headquarters, American Red Cross, 2025 E St NW, Washington, DC 20006, USA
    JAMA 299:2279-86. 2008
    ....
  50. ncbi request reprint Tissue oversight in hospitals: the role of the transfusion services
    Christopher D Hillyer
    Transfusion 47:185-7. 2007

Research Grants12

  1. Transfusion Medicine/Hemostasis Clinical Trails Network
    Christopher Hillyer; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The Emory Core Clinical Center has developed the personnel and procedures to ensure optimal participation and future productivity. EMORY UNIVERSITY CRITIQUES ..
  2. Training Grant in Transfusion Medicine
    Christopher Hillyer; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  3. "Development of a Laboratory Test for TTP"
    Christopher Hillyer; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  4. PCR Screening for CMV in Umbilical Cord Blood Stem Cells
    Christopher Hillyer; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  5. TRANSFUSION TRANSMISSION OF CELL-ASSOCIATED INFECTIONS
    Christopher Hillyer; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..He predicts that allogeneic leukocyte interactions mediate reactivation of MCMV in the recipient and that g IFN inhibits this process. ..