Mohamed Boulassel

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  • 5078 Citations
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Article

Accuracy of platelet counting by optical and impedance methods in patients with thrombocytopaenia and microcytosis

Boulassel, M. R., Al-Farsi, R., Al-Hashmi, S., Al-Riyami, H., Khan, H. & Al-Kindi, S., Nov 1 2015, In : Sultan Qaboos University Medical Journal. 15, 4, p. e463-e468

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4 Citations (Scopus)

Acute leukemia diagnosis aid using multicriteria fuzzy assignment methodology

Belacel, N., Vincke, P., Scheiff, J. M. & Boulassel, M. R., Feb 2001, In : Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine. 64, 2, p. 145-151 7 p.

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37 Citations (Scopus)

A dual color ELISPOT method for the simultaneous detection of IL-2 and IFN-γ HIV-specific immune responses

Boulet, S., Ndongala, M. L., Peretz, Y., Boisvert, M. P., Boulassel, M. R., Tremblay, C., Routy, J. P., Sekaly, R. P. & Bernard, N. F., Mar 30 2007, In : Journal of Immunological Methods. 320, 1-2, p. 18-29 12 p.

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29 Citations (Scopus)

A novel and simplified method of culture of human blood-derived early endothelial progenitor cells for the treatment of ischemic vascular disease

Bouchentouf, M., Forner, K., Cuerquis, J., Boulassel, M. R., Routy, J. P., Waller, E. K., Quyyumi, A. A., Paradis, P., Schiffrin, E. L. & Galipeau, J., 2011, In : Cell Transplantation. 20, 9, p. 1431-1443 13 p.

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11 Citations (Scopus)

Assessing risk of a short-term antiretroviral therapy discontinuation as a read-out of viral control in immune-based therapy

Routy, J. P., Boulassel, M. R., Nicolette, C. A. & Jacobson, J. M., Jun 2012, In : Journal of Medical Virology. 84, 6, p. 885-889 5 p.

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16 Citations (Scopus)
1 Citation (Scopus)

Autologous HIV-1 Clade-B Nef Peptides Elicit Increased Frequency, Breadth and Function of CD8+ T-Cells Compared to Consensus Peptides

Doroudchi, M., Yegorov, O., Baumgartner, T., Kernaleguen, A. E., Breton, G., Ndongala, M. L., Boulassel, M. R., Routy, J. P., Bernard, N. F., Sékaly, R. P. & Yassine-Diab, B., Nov 19 2012, In : PLoS One. 7, 11, e49562.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

CD160 and PD-1 Co-Expression on HIV-Specific CD8 T Cells Defines a Subset with Advanced Dysfunction

Peretz, Y., He, Z., Shi, Y., Yassine-Diab, B., Goulet, J. P., Bordi, R., Filali-Mouhim, A., Loubert, J. B., El-Far, M., Dupuy, F. P., Boulassel, M. R., Tremblay, C., Routy, J. P., Bernard, N., Balderas, R., Haddad, E. K. & Sékaly, R. P., Aug 2012, In : PLoS Pathogens. 8, 8, e1002840.

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92 Citations (Scopus)

CD4 T cell nadir independently predicts the magnitude of the HIV reservoir after prolonged suppressive antiretroviral therapy

Boulassel, M. R., Chomont, N., Pai, N. P., Gilmore, N., Sékaly, R. P. & Routy, J. P., Jan 2012, In : Journal of Clinical Virology. 53, 1, p. 29-32 4 p.

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53 Citations (Scopus)

Changes in function of HIV-specific T-cell responses with increasing time from infection

Ndongala, M. L., Kamya, P., Boulet, S., Peretz, Y., Rouleau, D., Tremblay, C., Leblanc, R., Côté, P., Baril, J. G., Thomas, R., Vézina, S., Boulassel, M. R., Routy, J. P., Sékaly, R. P. & Bernard, N. F., Apr 1 2010, In : Viral Immunology. 23, 2, p. 159-168 10 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

Changes in immunological and virological parameters in HIV-1 infected subjects following leukapheresis

Boulassel, M. R., Spurll, G., Rouleau, D., Tremblay, C., Edwardes, M., Sekaly, R. P., Lalonde, R. & Routy, J. P., 2003, In : Journal of Clinical Apheresis. 18, 2, p. 55-60 6 p.

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24 Citations (Scopus)

Characterization of humoral and cell-mediated immune responses directed against hepatitis C virus F protein in subjects co-infected with hepatitis C virus and HIV-1

Troesch, M., Jalbert, E., Canobio, S., Boulassel, M. R., Routy, J. P., Bernard, N. F., Bruneau, J., Lapointe, N., Boucher, M. & Soudeyns, H., May 20 2005, In : AIDS. 19, 8, p. 775-784 10 p.

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26 Citations (Scopus)

Clonotype and repertoire changes drive the functional improvement of HIV-specific CD8 T cell populations under conditions of limited antigenic stimulation

Janbazian, L., Price, D. A., Canderan, G., Filali-Mouhim, A., Asher, T. E., Ambrozak, D. R., Scheinberg, P., Boulassel, M. R., Routy, J. P., Koup, R. A., Douek, D. C., Sekaly, R. P. & Trautmann, L., Feb 1 2012, In : Journal of Immunology. 188, 3, p. 1156-1167 12 p.

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28 Citations (Scopus)

Decreased levels of circulating IL-21 in HIV-infected AIDS patients: Correlation with CD4+ T-cell counts

Iannello, A., Tremblay, C., Routy, J. P., Boulassel, M. R., Toma, E. & Ahmad, A., Sep 1 2008, In : Viral Immunology. 21, 3, p. 385-388 4 p.

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59 Citations (Scopus)

Decreases in Colonic and Systemic Inflammation in Chronic HIV Infection after IL-7 Administration

Sereti, I., Estes, J. D., Thompson, W. L., Morcock, D. R., Fischl, M. A., Croughs, T., Beq, S., Lafaye de Micheaux, S., Yao, M. D., Ober, A., Wilson, E. M. P., Natarajan, V., Imamichi, H., Boulassel, M. R., Lederman, M. M. & Routy, J. P., Jan 2014, In : PLoS Pathogens. 10, 1, e1003890.

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57 Citations (Scopus)

Dynamics and consequences of IL-21 production in HIV-infected individuals: A longitudinal and cross-sectional study

Iannello, A., Boulassel, M. R., Samarani, S., Debbeche, O., Tremblay, C., Toma, E., Routy, J. P. & Ahmad, A., Jan 1 2010, In : Journal of Immunology. 184, 1, p. 114-126 13 p.

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115 Citations (Scopus)

Early lymphocyte recovery following autologous peripheral stem cell transplantation is associated with better survival in younger patients with lymphoproliferative disorders

Boulassel, M. R., Herr, A. L., Deb Edwardes, M. D., Galal, A., Lachance, S., Laneuville, P. & Routy, J. P., Jun 2006, In : Hematology. 11, 3, p. 165-170 6 p.

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27 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of antiretroviral therapy on HIV-1 genetic evolution during acute infection

Chamberland, A., Sylla, M., Boulassel, M. R., Baril, J. G., Côté, P., Thomas, R., Trottier, B., Rouleau, D., Routy, J. P. & Tremblay, C., Mar 2011, In : International Journal of STD and AIDS. 22, 3, p. 146-150 5 p.

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11 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of drug resistance on viral load in patients failing antiretroviral therapy

Machouf, N., Thomas, R., Nguyen, V. K., Trottier, B., Boulassel, M. R., Wainberg, M. A. & Routy, J. P., May 2006, In : Journal of Medical Virology. 78, 5, p. 608-613 6 p.

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27 Citations (Scopus)

Enhancement of HIV-specific CD8 T cell responses by dual costimulation with CD80 and CD137L

Bukczynski, J., Wen, T., Wang, C., Christie, N., Routy, J. P., Boulassel, M. R., Kovacs, C. M., MacDonald, K. S., Ostrowski, M., Sekaly, R. P., Bernard, N. F. & Watts, T. H., Nov 15 2005, In : Journal of Immunology. 175, 10, p. 6378-6389 12 p.

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42 Citations (Scopus)

Erratum: Upregulation of PD-1 expression on HIV-specific CD8+ T cells leads to reversible immune dysfunction (Nature Medicine (2006) 12 (1198-1202))

Trautmann, L., Janbazian, L., Chomont, N., Said, E. A., Gimmig, S., Bessette, B., Boulassel, M. R., Delwart, E., Sepulveda, H., Balderas, R. S., Routy, J. P., Haddad, E. K. & Sekaly, R. P., Nov 2006, In : Nature Medicine. 12, 11, p. 1329 1 p.

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10 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluation of OX40 ligand as a costimulator of human antiviral memory CD8 T cell responses: Comparison with B7.1 and 4-1BBL

Serghides, L., Bukczynski, J., Wen, T., Wang, C., Routy, J. P., Boulassel, M. R., Sekaly, R. P., Ostrowski, M., Bernard, N. F. & Watts, T. H., Nov 15 2005, In : Journal of Immunology. 175, 10, p. 6368-6377 10 p.

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64 Citations (Scopus)

Forced expression of HLA-DM at the surface of dendritic cells increases loading of synthetic peptides on MHC class II molecules and modulates T cell responses

Pezeshki, A. M., Côté, M. H., Azar, G. A., Routy, J. P., Boulassel, M. R. & Thibodeau, J., Jul 1 2011, In : Journal of Immunology. 187, 1, p. 74-81 8 p.

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10 Citations (Scopus)

Functional T cell subsets contribute differentially to HIV peptide-specific responses within infected individuals: Correlation of these functional T cell subsets with markers of disease progression

Peretz, Y., Ndongala, M. L., Boulet, S., Boulassel, M. R., Rouleau, D., Côté, P., Longpré, D., Routy, J. P., Falutz, J., Tremblay, C., Tsoukas, C. M., Sékaly, R. P. & Bernard, N. F., Jul 2007, In : Clinical Immunology. 124, 1, p. 57-68 12 p.

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28 Citations (Scopus)

Gender and long-term metabolic toxicities from antiretroviral therapy in HIV-1 infected persons

Boulassel, M. R., Morales, R., Murphy, T., Lalonde, R. G. & Klein, M. B., Sep 2006, In : Journal of Medical Virology. 78, 9, p. 1158-1163 6 p.

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20 Citations (Scopus)

Gene expression profiling of host response in models of acute HIV infection

Bosinger, S. E., Hosiawa, K. A., Cameron, M. J., Persad, D., Ran, L., Xu, L., Boulassel, M. R., Parenteau, M., Fournier, J., Rud, E. W. & Kelvin, D. J., Dec 1 2004, In : Journal of Immunology. 173, 11, p. 6858-6863 6 p.

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84 Citations (Scopus)

Hemoglobin F as a predictor of health-related quality of life in children with sickle cell anemia

Boulassel, M., Al-Badi, A., Elshinawy, M., Al-Hinai, J., Al Saadoon, M., Al-Qarni, Z., Khan, H., Qureshi, R. N. & Wali, Y., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Quality of Life Research.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

HHV-8 linked to Kaposi's sarcoma, Castleman's disease and primary effusion lymphoma in a HIV-1-infected man

Bestawros, A., Boulassel, M. R., Michel, R. P. & Routy, J. P., Jun 2008, In : Journal of Clinical Virology. 42, 2, p. 179-181 3 p.

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9 Citations (Scopus)

HIV-1 causes an imbalance in the production of interleukin-18 and Its natural antagonist in HIV-infected individuals: Implications for enhanced viral replication

Iannello, A., Boulassel, M. R., Samarani, S., Tremblay, C., Toma, E., Routy, J. P. & Ahmad, A., Feb 15 2010, In : Journal of Infectious Diseases. 201, 4, p. 608-617 10 p.

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30 Citations (Scopus)

HIV-1 Viremia Prevents the Establishment of Interleukin 2-producing HIV-specific Memory CD4+ T Cells Endowed with Proliferative Capacity

Younes, S. A., Yassine-Diab, B., Dumont, A. R., Boulassel, M. R., Grossman, Z., Routy, J. P. & Sékaly, R. P., Dec 15 2003, In : Journal of Experimental Medicine. 198, 12, p. 1909-1922 14 p.

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362 Citations (Scopus)

HIV Gag p24 specific responses secreting IFN-γ and/or IL-2 in treatment-naïve individuals in acute infection early disease (AIED) are associated with low viral load

Ndongala, M. L., Peretz, Y., Boulet, S., Doroudchi, M., Yassine-Diab, B., Boulassel, M. R., Rouleau, D., Tremblay, C., LeBlanc, R., Routy, J. P., Sékaly, R. P. & Bernard, N. F., May 2009, In : Clinical Immunology. 131, 2, p. 277-287 11 p.

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19 Citations (Scopus)

HIV infection rapidly induces and maintains a substantial suppression of thymocyte proliferation

Dion, M. L., Poulin, J. F., Bordi, R., Sylvestre, M., Corsini, R., Kettaf, N., Dalloul, A., Boulassel, M. R., Debré, P., Routy, J. P., Grossman, Z., Sékaly, R. P. & Cheynier, R., Dec 2004, In : Immunity. 21, 6, p. 757-768 12 p.

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185 Citations (Scopus)

HIV reservoir size and persistence are driven by T cell survival and homeostatic proliferation

Chomont, N., El-Far, M., Ancuta, P., Trautmann, L., Procopio, F. A., Yassine-Diab, B., Boucher, G., Boulassel, M. R., Ghattas, G., Brenchley, J. M., Schacker, T. W., Hill, B. J., Douek, D. C., Routy, J. P., Haddad, E. K. & Sékaly, R. P., Aug 2009, In : Nature Medicine. 15, 8, p. 893-900 8 p.

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978 Citations (Scopus)

HLA-DO increases bacterial superantigen binding to human MHC molecules by inhibiting dissociation of class II-associated invariant chain peptides

Pezeshki, A. M., Azar, G. A., Mourad, W., Routy, J. P., Boulassel, M. R., Denzin, L. K. & Thibodeau, J., Oct 2013, In : Human Immunology. 74, 10, p. 1280-1287 8 p.

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6 Citations (Scopus)

HLA-DO transduced in human monocyte-derived dendritic cells modulates MHC class II antigen processing

Bellemare-Pelletier, A., Tremblay, J., Beaulieu, S., Boulassel, M. R., Routy, J. P., Massie, B., Lapointe, R. & Thibodeau, J., Jul 2005, In : Journal of Leukocyte Biology. 78, 1, p. 95-105 11 p.

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12 Citations (Scopus)

Human activated T lymphocytes modulate IDO expression in tumors through Th1/Th2 balance

Godin-Ethier, J., Pelletier, S., Hanafi, L. A., Gannon, P. O., Forget, M. A., Routy, J. P., Boulassel, M. R., Krzemien, U., Tanguay, S., Lattouf, J. B., Arbour, N. & Lapointe, R., Dec 15 2009, In : Journal of Immunology. 183, 12, p. 7752-7760 9 p.

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33 Citations (Scopus)

IL-21 enhances NK cell functions and survival in healthy and HIV-infected patients with minimal stimulation of viral replication

Iannello, A., Boulassel, M. R., Samarani, S., Tremblay, C., Toma, E., Routy, J. P. & Ahmad, A., May 2010, In : Journal of Leukocyte Biology. 87, 5, p. 857-867 11 p.

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28 Citations (Scopus)

Immunologic activity and safety of autologous HIV RNA-electroporated dendritic cells in HIV-1 infected patients receiving antiretroviral therapy

Routy, J. P., Boulassel, M. R., Yassine-Diab, B., Nicolette, C., Healey, D., Jain, R., Landry, C., Yegorov, O., Tcherepanova, I., Monesmith, T., Finke, L. & Sékaly, R. P., Feb 2010, In : Clinical Immunology. 134, 2, p. 140-147 8 p.

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66 Citations (Scopus)

Immunophenotypic patterns of CD8+ T cell subsets expressing CD8αα and IL-7Rα in viremic, aviremic and slow progressor HIV-1-infected subjects

Boulassel, M. R., Mercier, F., Gilmore, N. & Routy, J. P., Aug 2007, In : Clinical Immunology. 124, 2, p. 149-157 9 p.

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21 Citations (Scopus)

Influence of RANTES, SDF-1 and TGF-β levels on the value of interleukin-7 as a predictor of virological response in HIV-1-infected patients receiving double boosted protease inhibitor-based therapy

Boulassel, M. R., Smith, G. H. R., Edwardes, M. D. D. B., Young, M., Klein, M., Gilmore, N., MacLeod, J., LeBlanc, R., René, P., Allan, J., Lalonde, R. G. & Routy, J. P., Jul 2005, In : HIV Medicine. 6, 4, p. 268-277 10 p.

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9 Citations (Scopus)

Interleukin-7 levels may predict virological response in advanced HIV-1-infected patients receiving lopinavir/ritonavir-based therapy

Boulassel, M. R., Smith, G. H. R., Gilmore, N., Klein, M., Murphy, T., MacLeod, J., LeBlanc, R., Allan, J., René, P., Lalonde, R. G. & Routy, J. P., Oct 2003, In : HIV Medicine. 4, 4, p. 315-320 6 p.

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16 Citations (Scopus)

Leishmania infantum and Epstein-Barr virus co-infection in a patient with hemophagocytosis

Gaifer, Z. & Boulassel, M. R., 2016, In : Infectious Disease Reports. 8, 4, p. 78-79 2 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Loss of memory B cells during chronic HIV infection is driven by Foxo3a- and TRAIL-mediated apoptosis

Van Grevenynghe, J., Cubas, R. A., Noto, A., DaFonseca, S., He, Z., Peretz, Y., Filali-Mouhim, A., Dupuy, F. P., Procopio, F. A., Chomont, N., Balderas, R. S., Said, E. A., Boulassel, M. R., Tremblay, C. L., Routy, J. P., Sékaly, R. P. & Haddad, E. K., Oct 3 2011, In : Journal of Clinical Investigation. 121, 10, p. 3877-3888 12 p.

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75 Citations (Scopus)

Loss of memory B cells during chronic HIV infection is driven by Foxo3a- and TRAIL-mediated apoptosis (Journal of Clinical Investigation (2011) 121, 10 (3877-3888) DOI: 10.1172/JCI59211)

Van Grevenynghe, J., Cubas, R. A., Noto, A., DaFonseca, S., He, Z., Peretz, Y., Filali-Mouhim, A., Dupuy, F. P., Procopio, F. A., Chomont, N., Balderas, R. S., Said, E. A., Boulassel, M. R., Tremblay, C. L., Routy, J. P., Sékaly, R. P. & Haddad, E. K., Jul 2 2012, In : Journal of Clinical Investigation. 122, 7, p. 2704 1 p.

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Memory CCR6+CD4+ T cells are preferential targets for productive HIV type 1 infection regardless of their expression of integrin β7

Monteiro, P., Gosselin, A., Wacleche, V. S., El-Far, M., Said, E. A., Kared, H., Grandvaux, N., Boulassel, M. R., Routy, J. P. & Ancuta, P., Apr 15 2011, In : Journal of Immunology. 186, 8, p. 4618-4630 13 p.

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81 Citations (Scopus)

Monocyte derivatives promote angiogenesis and myocyte survival in a model of myocardial infarction

Bouchentouf, M., Paradis, P., Forner, K. A., Cuerquis, J., Boivin, M. N., Zheng, J., Boulassel, M. R., Routy, J. P., Schiffrin, E. L. & Galipeau, J., 2010, In : Cell Transplantation. 19, 4, p. 369-386 18 p.

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24 Citations (Scopus)

Multicriteria fuzzy assignment method: a useful tool to assist medical diagnosis

Belacel, N. & Boulassel, M. R., Jan 2001, In : Artificial Intelligence in Medicine. 21, 1-3, p. 201-207 7 p.

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59 Citations (Scopus)

Multicriteria fuzzy classification procedure PROCFTN: Methodology and medical application

Belacel, N. & Boulassel, M. R., Jan 16 2004, In : Fuzzy Sets and Systems. 141, 2, p. 203-217 15 p.

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24 Citations (Scopus)

Multiple cycles of rituximab therapy in chronic refractory immune thrombocytopenia: A case report with a 10-year follow-up

Routy, B., Boulassel, M. R., Spurll, G. M., Warner, M. N. & Routy, J. P., Mar 2013, In : American Journal of Therapeutics. 20, 2, p. 219-222 4 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

New cellular weapon to kill leukaemic B-cells

Boulassel, M. R., May 2012, In : Sultan Qaboos University Medical Journal. 12, 2, p. 137-152 16 p.

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