Hereditary Hemochromatosis
August 2014 Issue

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Here is the result of our team's work in Hereditary Hemochromatosis this month:

1:Metal storage disorders: Wilson disease and hemochromatosis.
Authors:Kanwar P, Kowdley KV
Institution:Liver Center of Excellence, Department of Gastroenterology, Digestive Disease Institute, Virginia Mason Medical Center, 1100 9th Avenue, Mailstop C3-GAS, Seattle, WA 98101, USA.
Journal:Med Clin North Am. 2014 Jan;98(1):87-102. doi: 10.1016/j.mcna.2013.09.008. Epub 2013 Oct 28.

2:HFE-related hemochromatosis: an update for the rheumatologist.
Authors:Husar-Memmer E, Stadlmayr A, Datz C, Zwerina J
Institution:Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology at the Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, 1st Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Heinrich-Collin-Strasse 30, 1140, Vienna, Austria.
Journal:Curr Rheumatol Rep. 2014 Jan;16(1):393. doi: 10.1007/s11926-013-0393-4.

3:HFE mutations in Caucasian participants of the Hemochromatosis and Iron Overload Screening study with serum ferritin level <1000 microg/L.
Authors:Adams PC, McLaren CE, Speechley M, McLaren GD, Barton JC, Eckfeldt JH
Institution:London Health Services Centre, London, Ontario, Canada.
Journal:Can J Gastroenterol. 2013 Jul;27(7):390-2.

4:Hemochromatosis (HFE) gene mutations and risk of gastric cancer in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC) study.
Authors:Agudo A, Bonet C, Sala N, Munoz X, Aranda N, Fonseca-Nunes A, Clavel-Chapelon F, Boutron-Ruault MC, Vineis P, Panico S, Palli D, Tumino R, Grioni S, Quiros JR, Molina E, Navarro C, Barricarte A, Chamosa S, Allen NE, Khaw KT, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB, Siersema PD, Numans ME, Trichopoulou A, Lagiou P, Trichopoulos D, Kaaks R, Canzian F, Boeing H, Meidtner K, Johansson M, Sund M, Manjer J, Overvad K, Tjonneland A, Lund E, Weiderpass E, Jenab M, Fedirko V, Offerhaus GJ, Riboli E, Gonzalez CA, Jakszyn P
Institution:Unit of Nutrition, Environment and Cancer, Catalan Institute of Oncology-ICO, IDIBELL, L'Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona 08908, Spain.
Journal:Carcinogenesis. 2013 Jun;34(6):1244-50. doi: 10.1093/carcin/bgt045. Epub 2013 Feb 6.

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"The MediFocus Guidebook on Hereditary Hemochromatosis was not only extremely informative and well-written but it also explained the genetic aspects of this condition in a way that can be readily understood even by people who donít have a medical or scientific background. I was pleased to learn that so much research is ongoing worldwide to try to better understand the causes of this condtion and, hopefully, come up with a way to prevent this disorder from happening in the first place."
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