Kimberly A Kasow

Summary

Affiliation: St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Malignant infantile osteopetrosis and primary pulmonary hypertension: a new combination?
    Kimberly A Kasow
    Division of Stem Cell Transplantation, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 42:190-4. 2004
  2. doi request reprint Airway evaluation and management in 7 children with malignant infantile osteopetrosis before hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
    Kimberly A Kasow
    Division of Bone Marrow Transplantation and Cellular Therapy, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, North Lauderdale, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 30:225-9. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint EBV lymphoproliferative disease of host origin after haploidentical stem cell transplantation
    Kimberly A Kasow
    Department of Hematology Oncology, Division of Stem Cell Transplantation, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105 2794, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 49:869-72. 2007
  4. pmc Clinical utility of computed tomography screening of chest, abdomen, and sinuses before hematopoietic stem cell transplantation: the St. Jude experience
    Kimberly A Kasow
    Division of Bone Marrow Transplantation and Cellular Therapy, Department of Oncology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105, USA
    Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 15:490-5. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint CD34(+) hematopoietic progenitor cell selection of bone marrow grafts for autologous transplantation in pediatric patients
    Kimberly A Kasow
    Division of Bone Marrow Transplantation, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105 2794, USA
    Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 13:608-14. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic yield of bronchoalveolar lavage is low in allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell recipients receiving immunosuppressive therapy or with acute graft-versus-host disease: the St. Jude experience, 1990-2002
    Kimberly A Kasow
    Division of Bone Marrow Transplantation, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105, USA
    Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 13:831-7. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Total and active rabbit antithymocyte globulin (rATG;Thymoglobulin) pharmacokinetics in pediatric patients undergoing unrelated donor bone marrow transplantation
    Sandra K Call
    Department of Pharmaceutical Services, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105 3678, USA
    Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 15:274-8. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Iron overload in survivors of childhood leukemia after allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
    Thirachit Chotsampancharoen
    Division of Bone Marrow Transplantation and Cellular Therapy, Department of Oncology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 13:348-52. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint A prospective cohort study of late sequelae of pediatric allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
    Wing Leung
    Department of Hematology Oncology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105 2794, USA
    Medicine (Baltimore) 86:215-24. 2007
  10. pmc Therapeutic in vivo selection of thymic-derived natural T regulatory cells following non-myeloablative hematopoietic stem cell transplant for IPEX
    Kimberly A Kasow
    Department of Oncology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    Clin Immunol 141:169-76. 2011

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Malignant infantile osteopetrosis and primary pulmonary hypertension: a new combination?
    Kimberly A Kasow
    Division of Stem Cell Transplantation, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 42:190-4. 2004
    ..We suggest that PPH may be linked to a specific variant of MIOP and recognizing the potential for pulmonary hypertension in children with MIOP may lead to a more rapid diagnosis and life-saving intervention...
  2. doi request reprint Airway evaluation and management in 7 children with malignant infantile osteopetrosis before hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
    Kimberly A Kasow
    Division of Bone Marrow Transplantation and Cellular Therapy, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, North Lauderdale, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 30:225-9. 2008
    ..Using a quantitative approach, we demonstrate that MIOP children have OSA and hypoxemia; thus, these children should have airway evaluations and treatments to potentially reduce the risk of life-threatening pulmonary complications...
  3. ncbi request reprint EBV lymphoproliferative disease of host origin after haploidentical stem cell transplantation
    Kimberly A Kasow
    Department of Hematology Oncology, Division of Stem Cell Transplantation, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105 2794, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 49:869-72. 2007
    ..She subsequently developed disseminated PTLPD involving multiple organ and nodal sites. Her neoplastic lymphoblasts were host-derived and refractory to rituximab treatment due to lack of CD20 expression...
  4. pmc Clinical utility of computed tomography screening of chest, abdomen, and sinuses before hematopoietic stem cell transplantation: the St. Jude experience
    Kimberly A Kasow
    Division of Bone Marrow Transplantation and Cellular Therapy, Department of Oncology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105, USA
    Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 15:490-5. 2009
    ..The decision to perform chest CT should be made judiciously based on a careful history and physical examination. Sinus imaging, which was frequently abnormal, may be justified in all patients to plan post-HSCT care...
  5. ncbi request reprint CD34(+) hematopoietic progenitor cell selection of bone marrow grafts for autologous transplantation in pediatric patients
    Kimberly A Kasow
    Division of Bone Marrow Transplantation, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105 2794, USA
    Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 13:608-14. 2007
    ..Our study demonstrates that CD34(+)-selection of marrow grafts is feasible, and these grafts are able to successfully reconstitute hematopoiesis in patients undergoing autologous BMT...
  6. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic yield of bronchoalveolar lavage is low in allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell recipients receiving immunosuppressive therapy or with acute graft-versus-host disease: the St. Jude experience, 1990-2002
    Kimberly A Kasow
    Division of Bone Marrow Transplantation, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105, USA
    Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 13:831-7. 2007
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  7. doi request reprint Total and active rabbit antithymocyte globulin (rATG;Thymoglobulin) pharmacokinetics in pediatric patients undergoing unrelated donor bone marrow transplantation
    Sandra K Call
    Department of Pharmaceutical Services, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105 3678, USA
    Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 15:274-8. 2009
    ..These conclusions may not apply to patients with nonmalignant disorders...
  8. doi request reprint Iron overload in survivors of childhood leukemia after allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
    Thirachit Chotsampancharoen
    Division of Bone Marrow Transplantation and Cellular Therapy, Department of Oncology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 13:348-52. 2009
    ..02). We conclude that iron overload is common after HSCT and is associated with hepatic, cardiac, and endocrine dysfunction...
  9. ncbi request reprint A prospective cohort study of late sequelae of pediatric allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
    Wing Leung
    Department of Hematology Oncology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105 2794, USA
    Medicine (Baltimore) 86:215-24. 2007
    ..2%, and male hypogonadism 20.3%. Coexistence of multiple late sequelae was common in HSCT survivors. Our findings provide a basis for more effective patient counseling, optimal surveillance, and early intervention...
  10. pmc Therapeutic in vivo selection of thymic-derived natural T regulatory cells following non-myeloablative hematopoietic stem cell transplant for IPEX
    Kimberly A Kasow
    Department of Oncology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    Clin Immunol 141:169-76. 2011
    ..These results have implications for improving clinical therapy for patients with IPEX and provide mechanistic insight into the in vivo development of human nTreg and unexpectedly, non-regulatory T cells...
  11. ncbi request reprint Cidofovir for the treatment of adenoviral infection in pediatric hematopoietic stem cell transplant patients
    Usman Yusuf
    Division of Stem Cell Transplantation, Department of Hematology Oncology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    Transplantation 81:1398-404. 2006
    ..We report our experience with cidofovir (CDV) for treatment of ADV infection in 57 HSCT patients, median age 8 years (range 0.5-26)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Possible allogeneic graft-versus-tumor effect in childhood melanoma
    Kimberly A Kasow
    Department of Hematology Oncology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105, USA
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 25:982-6. 2003
    ..She died of progressive disease 21 months after diagnosis and 17 months after transplantation. Her clinical course suggested the possible existence of an allogeneic graft-versus-melanoma response that prolonged her survival...
  13. pmc Phase I study of the tolerability and pharmacokinetics of palifermin in children undergoing allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
    Ashok Srinivasan
    Department of Bone Marrow Transplantation and Cellular Therapy, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 18:1309-14. 2012
    ..80). The mean elimination half-life was 4.6 hours. Our data show that palifermin was tolerated at a dose of 90 μg/kg/day, and exhibits linear pharmacokinetics in children undergoing allogeneic HSCT...
  14. ncbi request reprint Quantitative bone mineral density assessment in malignant infantile osteopetrosis
    Sue C Kaste
    Department of Radiological Sciences, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 48:181-5. 2007
    ..To investigate the use of quantitative computed tomography (QCT) and dual energy absorptiometry (DXA) for assessing bone mineral density (BMD) in the evaluation of children with malignant infantile osteopetrosis (MIOP)...
  15. pmc Amifostine protects against cisplatin-induced ototoxicity in children with average-risk medulloblastoma
    Maryam Fouladi
    Department of Oncology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, 332 North Lauderdale, Memphis, TN 38105 2794, USA
    J Clin Oncol 26:3749-55. 2008
    ....
  16. pmc 1α,25-dihydroxyvitamin D3 (vitamin D3) catalyzes suppressive activity on human natural regulatory T cells, uniquely modulates cell cycle progression, and augments FOXP3
    Vanessa Morales-Tirado
    Department of Immunology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    Clin Immunol 138:212-21. 2011
    ..The enhanced suppressive capacity is likely due to vitamin D3's ability to uniquely modulate cell cycle progression and elevate FOXP3 expression. These data suggest a role for vitamin D3 as a mechanism for catalyzing potency of nTregs...
  17. ncbi request reprint Human CD4+CD25+ regulatory T cells share equally complex and comparable repertoires with CD4+CD25- counterparts
    Kimberly A Kasow
    Division of Stem Cell Transplantation, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    J Immunol 172:6123-8. 2004
    ..However, reduced levels of TCR on regulatory T cells suggest different requirements for activation and may contribute to how the immune system regulates whether a particular response is suppressed or augmented...