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A CAR T Par-T !
Domo Arigato , Mr . Roboto !
Paper cuts
Hiccups
Fear of visiting intensive care units
Seasonal allergy relief
Stewart ’ s Hierarchy of Hugging

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A CAR T Par-T !

The first-ever chimeric antigen receptor ( CAR ) T-cell therapies were approved for the treatment of leukemia and lymphoma last year , and the robust gene-therapy pipeline is sure to produce other revolutionary treatments for a variety of health problems soon .
We asked ASH Clinical News readers , “ What medical conditions will CAR T cells and gene therapies be used for next ?” Here ’ s how they responded :

Domo Arigato , Mr . Roboto !

The 2017 ASH Annual Meeting marked the debut of ASH-enabled Alexa stations , providing instant answers to your annual meeting questions . This year , meeting organizers are stepping up their tech game . Here ’ s a look at the gadget rollouts planned for 2018 :
Alexis stations , where you can ask holograms of ASH President Alexis Thompson , MD , detailed questions about hematology physiology

6 %

Paper cuts
Telepresence robots , so you can attend 2 sessions at once while simultaneously sailing around the San Diego Bay
Xbox Blood Edition , where you can play first-person action games like submitting a manuscript to Blood using BenchPress ( includes approving proofs )
Fear Factor ! Virtual reality headsets let you live the coagulation cascade from the perspective of factor V ( with narration from ASH Clinical News Associate Editor Alice Ma , MD !)

14 %

Hiccups
Video drones for rising above audience members taking photos of slides with their iPads
What other gadgets and gizmos would you like to see ?

57 %

Fear of visiting intensive care units

23 %

Seasonal allergy relief

Stewart ’ s Hierarchy of Hugging

ASH Clinical News Associate Editor Keith Stewart , MBChB , MBA , raised some thought-provoking questions about what to do when confronted with a touchy-feely patient in his last Editor ’ s Corner (“ Hugging It Out ”). So , we created a helpful diagram for all the self-proclaimed misanthropic hematologists who need some guidance : “ Stewart ’ s Hierarchy of Hugging .”
The suitable expressions of fondness , in order of endearment :

5 4

3 2 1

( thanks to cytokine release syndrome – induced immersion therapy )
What can ’ t these agents do ?
Firm handshake
Clap on the back
Running chest bump
Bear hug
“ Got your nose ”
14 ASH Clinical News April 2018
Data Stream A CAR T Par-T! Domo Arigato, Mr. Roboto! The first-ever chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T-cell therapies were approved for the treatment of leukemia and lymphoma last year, and the robust gene-therapy pipeline is sure to produce other revolutionary treatments for a variety of health problems soon. The 2017 ASH Annual Meeting marked the debut of ASH-enabled Alexa stations, providing instant answers to your annual meeting questions. This year, meeting organizers are stepping up their tech game. Here’s a look at the gadget rollouts planned for 2018: We asked ASH Clinical News readers, “What medical conditions will CAR T cells and gene therapies be used for next?” Here’s how they responded: % 6 Paper cuts Alexis stations, where you can ask holograms of ASH President Alexis Thompson, MD, detailed questions about hematology physiology Telepresence robots, so you can attend 2 sessions at once while simultaneously sailing around the San Diego Bay Xbox Blood Edition, where you can play first-person action games like submitting a manuscript to Blood using BenchPress (includes approving proofs) Fear Factor! Virtual reality headsets let you live the coagulation cascade from the perspective of factor V (with narration from ASH Clinical News Associate Editor Alice Ma, MD!) 14 Hiccups % Video drones for rising above audience members taking photos of slides with their iPads What other gadgets and gizmos would you like to see? % 23 Seasonal allergy relief 57 Fear of visiting % in FV6fR6&PVG07FWv'N( 2W&&6bVvvp46Ɩ6Ww2766FRVFF"VF7FWv'B$6"$&6VB6RFVvB&frVW7F0&WBvBFFvV6g&FVBvFFV6fVVǒFVB27BVFF.( 26&W"( ćVvvrBWN( Ғ6vR7&VFVBVgVFw&f"FR6Vb&6VB֗6F&2VFv7G2vVVB6PwVF6S( 7FWv'N( 2W&&6bVvvr( ХFR7VF&RW&W762bfFW72&FW"bVFV&VCP@0 F2F7FR&VV6P7G&^( 6GV6VBW'6FW&vB6( BFW6RvVG2F@46Ɩ6Ww0f&ЦG6P6FR&6'Vp6W7B'V&V"Vp( vBW 6^( Ф&#