J D Belcher
Affiliation: University of Minnesota
- Activated monocytes in sickle cell disease: potential role in the activation of vascular endothelium and vaso-occlusionJ D Belcher
Division of Hematology, Oncology and Transplantation, Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
Blood 96:2451-9. 2000..It is speculated that vascular inflammation, marked by activated monocytes and endothelium, plays a significant role in the pathophysiology of vaso-occlusion in sickle cell anemia...
- Reperfusion injury pathophysiology in sickle transgenic miceU R Osarogiagbon
Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN, USA
Blood 96:314-20. 2000..We suggest that reperfusion injury physiology may contribute to the evolution of the chronic organ damage characteristic of sickle cell disease. If so, novel therapeutic approaches might be of value...